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Our Staff

Victoria Playford

Headteacher

Qualifications

  • BA (Hons)
  • QTS

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Our Headteacher is involved in the teaching throughout the school together with experienced teachers and early years’ practitioners. All staff promote the aims of the school and understand the needs of the children. As the children progress through the school there are additional specialist teachers for Music, Dance, Drama, Gymnastics and Games, Languages and Exam preparation.

The Squirrels’ Class
(age 2-2 years 4 months)

 

Name Position Qualifications
Farren Quinn Team Leaders BA (Hons), NVQ3
Muna Moalin Early Years Teacher NVQ3
Lucy Brixton Early Years Practitioner BA (Hons)
Sandhya Baid
(Part-time)
Early Years Teacher NVQ3

The Hedgehogs’ Class
(age 2 years 4 months-2 years 8 months)

Name Position Qualifications
Hemisha Varsani Team Leader NVQ3
Olivia John-Charles Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)
Andrea Portilla Alique Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)
Elsie Moore Early Years Practitioner BA (Hons)

The Otters’ Class
(age 2 years 8 months -3 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Carla Garcia Fernandez Senior Teacher for First School QTS
Natalia Kowalczyk Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)
Ashleigh Mundle Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)
Abbie Horberry Early Years Practitioner BA (Hons)
Liam Meek Early Years Practitioner BA (Hons)

The Badgers’ Alpha Class
(age 3 years-4 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Michelle Danaher Early Years Teacher NVQ3
Monique Johal Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)

The Badgers’ Delta Class
(age 3 years-4 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Elizabeth Graham Badgers’ Team Leader BEd
Elisha Docherty Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)

The Badgers’ Epsilon Class
(age 3 years-4 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Nuria Perez Saez Early Years Teacher QTS
Florence Humberstone Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)

The Transition Alpha Class
(age 4 years-5 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Angelika Stano Early Years Teacher NVQ 3
Altina Llapashtica Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)

The Transition Delta Class
(age 4 years-5 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Zoe Argrou Team Leader NVQ3
Leksey Lee Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)

The Transition Epsilon Class
(age 4 years-5 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Rebecca Hennigan Team Leader BA (Hons)
EYTS
Lucia Alcahut Garcia Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)

The Prep I Class
(age 5 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Maria Adela Fojo Nebril Senior Deputy Headteacher QTS

BEd

Thomas Powell Early Years Teacher BA (Hons)
Mariama Saracouli Learning Support Assistant

The Prep II Class
(age 6 years)

Name Position Qualifications
Fatma Ozkocak Class Teacher QTS

BA (Hons)

Megan Auld Class Teacher Bachelor of Music (Hons)

The Prep III Class
(age 7 years)

BA (Hons)
QTS

Name Position Qualifications
Erika Billmore Senior Teacher for the Arts and Innovation BA (Hons)
QTS
Benjamin Morris Class Teacher MA (Hons) Classics

Senior Leadership Team

Name Position Qualifications
Maria Adela Fojo Nebril Senior Deputy Headteacher QTS

BEd

Erika Billmore Senior Teacher for the Arts and Innovation BA (Hons)
QTS
Carla Garcia Fernandez Senior Teacher for First School QTS
Elizabeth Graham Senior Teacher for Badgers’ and Transition BEd

Part-Time Teaching Staff

Name Position Qualifications
Marc Andrews PE Teacher NVQ
Janie Mack Music Teacher BA (Hons)
Jia-Ying Liao Mandarin Teacher MA
Harriet Barnes Creative Movements Teacher Diploma
Francesca Rice Drama Teacher MA, BA (Hons)
John Ross Tan Chess Teacher
Bartolomeo Fortunato Chess Teacher
Roha Ali Khan Robotics Teacher
Rebecca Travers-Spencer Robotics Teacher
Jennoir Simpson Robotics Teacher
Elena Verigo SENCO QTS

Non-Teaching Staff

Name Position Qualifications
Caroline Bonnor-Moris Bursar BA (Hons)
James Kerr Finance & Admissions BSc (Hons)
Abbie Wheeler Personal Assistant & Marketing BA (Hons)
Eillish Whitmarsh Secretary BSc (Hons)
Said El Omayry Head Chef of Second School Food Hygiene Certificate
Iris Achampong Head Chef of First School Food Hygiene Certificate
Mariama Saracouli Assistant Chef Food Hygiene Certificate
Parveen Farooq Lunchtime Supervisor Food Hygiene Certificate
Sylvie Blay Lunchtime Assistant Food Hygiene Certificate
Alma Repaj  Lunchtime Assistant Food Hygiene Certificate
Ombretta Cardia  Lunchtime Assistant Food Hygiene Certificate
Dianne Lord-Davis  Lunchtime Assistant Food Hygiene Certificate
Shuzna Khatun  Lunchtime Assistant BA (Hons)

Food Hygiene Certificate

Anne Nyack  Lunchtime Assistant NVQ

Food Hygiene Certificate

Angelos Gatsos Handyperson Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace