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Please find below a list of all the staff members at Castle Batch School.

Senior Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team 1 Vicky Dupras - Headteacher
Senior Leadership Team 2 Sally Taylor - Deputy Head and KS2 Leader
Senior Leadership Team 3 Helen Lovejoy - Foundation and KS1 Leader
Senior Leadership Team 4 Fran Hooper-Speech & Language Resource Base Leader
Senior Leadership Team 5 Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator

Administration Team

Administration Team 1 Linda Payne - Business Manager
Administration Team 2 Debbie Parker - Receptionist/Administrator
Administration Team 3 Valerie Shears - Administrator

Special Educational Needs Co-ordinators

Picture 1 Edwina Whitwell - KS2

Pupil and Family Support Workers

Pupil and Family Support Workers 1 Sheryl Smith - KS1
Pupil and Family Support Workers 2 Carrie Buck - KS2






Fran Hooper - Speech and Language Resource Base Co-ordinator Resource Base - KS1
James Dickinson - ICT Co-ordinator Resource Base - KS2
Maria Hemming Foundation / Year 3
Lucy Rees - PE Co-ordinator Foundation
Rebecca Smith - Art Co-ordinator Foundation
Jane Blake - Modern Foreign Languarges Co-ordinator Foundation
Helen Lovejoy - Foundation & KS1 Co-ordinator Year 1 
Becky Hatch - Religious Education Co-ordinator Year 1
Anna Neilson - Music co-ordinator Year 1
Sue Smith Year 1
Stacey Harraway Year 2
Caroline Pham - Maths Co-ordinator Year 2
Hannah Jones - SEAL Co-ordinator Year 2
Emily Saunders Year 2
Alison Thompson - Literacy Co-ordinator Year 3
Kate McKenzie - History Co-ordinator Year 3
Jess Bonsey - Geography Co-ordinator Year 4
Jack Chambers Year 4
Caroline Dawe - Science Co-ordinator Year 4
Mathilda Murray - Modern Foreign Languages co-ordinator Year 5
Ali Sweet - PE Co-ordinator Year 5
Sally Taylor - Deputy Head, KS2 and assessment Co-ordinator Year 5
Richard Sandom-Brown Year 5
Lindsay Avci - DT Co-ordinator Year 6
Debbie Buckland Year 6



Support Staff


Helen Gadd Higher Level Teaching Assistant 
Sarah Roper Learning Support Assistant
Lorraine Harper Teaching Assistant / After School Club Co-ordinator
Stacey Jenkins Higher Level Teaching Assistant 
Jo Sheppard Learning Support Assistant
Alison Scott Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Bonny Owens Learning Support Assistant
Debra Merchant Learning Support Assistant
Laura Fairhurst Learning Support Assistant
Katie Betts Teaching Assistant / After School Play Worker
Anne-Marie Colman Teaching Assistant 
Donna Pengelly Higher Level Teaching Assistant / After School Play Worker
Wendy Moore Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Deb Cook Learning Support Assistant
Bernie Pagon Learning Support Assistant / After School Play Worker
Pat Lander Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Sandra Chesney Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Joy Grimsby Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Pat Rosenberg Learning Support Assistant
Karen Jenkins Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Andrea Drury Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Kelly Hunt Learning Support Assistant
Nicola Drew Learning Support Assistant / Resource Base Play Worker
Jenny Bicknell Learning Support Assistant
Tracey Hillman Breakfast Club Play Worker/Cleaner
Sue Syrad Breakfast Club Play Worker/Cleaner
Vicky Bomford-Glaysher Learning Support Assistant
Petra Bartosova Learning Support Assistant
Paula Sweeting  After School Play Worker
Donna Jones Cleaner



Grant Coulton Chair of Governors
Elaine Quick Vice-Chair of Governors
Vicky Dupras Headteacher
Sally Taylor Assosicated Member
Lucy Rees Staff Governor
Ian Cook Parent Governor
Clare Hughes Parent Governor
Sonia Russe Co-opted Governor
Nicola Bobbette Parent Governor
Mike Smerdon Parent Governor
Derek Mead Local Authority Governor
Wendy Moore Co-opted Governor


Lunchtime Supervisers

Tracey Hillman Sue Syrad Charmian Ellis
Estelle Mailey-Sherwood Paula Sweeting Alison Jones
Tracey Adamson Sara Cook Lisa Woollard
Trish Parsons Janet Boobyer Clare Hughes
Kellie Gifford