Who’s Who

Come and meet the staff at our school!

Senior Leadership Team

Mr Ruffle – Headteacher

Quality of Education / Assessment / School Improvement / Collective Worship / Staffing (including safer recruitment) / Child Protection and Safeguarding – DSL / Prevent lead / / School Website / Health & Safety / Online Safety Champion

Mrs Fidge – Deputy Headteacher

Designated Safeguarding Lead / Senior mental health lead / Pastoral Care / Personal Development / Behaviour & Attitude / Pupil Premium champion / Attendance / Student teacher & work experience link / CPD lead, including ECT / Anti-bullying Champion / Young Carers Champion / MFL / PPA cover /Designated teacher for LAC

SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator)

Mrs Russell – School SENCO, cover teacher in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2, Deputy DSL

Teaching Staff

Miss Etheridge – Reception Teacher

Early Years Leader / Music lead

Mrs Harriss – Year 1 Teacher 

Y1 Phonics screening

Miss Webber – Year 2 Teacher

PSHE / History / Geography / KS1 SATs / School Council / Y2 Phonics restest

Mr Hall – Year 3 Teacher

Art / Design and Technology

Mr McLean – Year 4 Teacher

Computing / R.E. / ECT Mentor / Curriculum overview / MCT lead / SLT by invitation

Mr Swain – Year 5 Teacher

Senior Teacher / Maths / Science / Educational visits and outdoor learning coordinator

Miss Field – Year 6 Teacher

KS2 SATs / Y6 residential / English (including early reading and phonics) / Staff Governor / SLT by invitation

Cover Teachers

Mrs Fidge

Mrs Miller (PE and school sport coordinator) – Tuesday and Wednesday only

Mrs Russell

Monsieur Cardinal – (specialist French teaching for KS2 classes in partnership with Twynham Secondary School)

Education Support Staff

Higher Level Teaching Assistants (cover teaching)

Mrs Colebeck – Teaching cover across the school

Teaching Assistants

Mrs Andrews (designated first aider at work, learn to move programme, autism hub leader)

Miss Bryan (Little Wandle phonics teacher)

Mrs Colebeck (learn to move programme, sports support, Little Wandle phonics teacher)

Mrs Crabb (1:1 specialism with language delay, Little Wandle phonics teacher)

Mrs Dyer (creative arts, Little Wandle phonics teacher & Y6 booster support, autism hub)

Mrs Greavey (Little Wandle phonics teacher)

Mrs Jennings (Little Wandle phonics teacher, ELSA trained, autism support)

Mrs McCall (displays, Y6 booster support)

Mrs Palmer (Little Wandle phonics teacher & Y6 booster support)

Mrs Poulter (lead ELSA, specialising in bereavement support)

Mrs Turner (Inclusion Admin Support)

Mrs Ward (learn to move programme, Little Wandle phonics teacher, NEL language programme)

Mrs White (Little Wandle phonics teacher & autism hub support)

Office and Premises Team

Mrs Brown – School Business Manager

Mrs Jones – Admin Officer

Mrs Broom – Admin Officer (Tues, Wed)

Mr Dangerfield – Caretaker/Handyperson (Mon -Fri, part-time)

Andy & Clare Phelps – Cleaning Team (Zap Cleaning)

Lunchtime Team

The majority of our education support staff and senior leadership team support lunchtime arrangements. Our meals are cooked on-site by Hampshire Council Catering Services.

Mrs Adams  – Kitchen Supervisor (Hampshire Catering)

Mrs Nolan  – Catering Assistant (Hampshire Catering)