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Our Crew Members

Meet the #DiscoveryCrew:

Senior Leadership Team


     Mrs L. Windle               Mr. D Shirazi-Nejad            Miss K. Meyrick                      Mr. A Pleass              Mrs. C Hodgkinson

    Executive Head                  Deputy Head                     Assistant Head                 Assistant Head                        DSL

                                                                                                  Lower School Lead          Upper School Lead


Teaching Staff

Class L1 Miss Hamilton 

Class L2 Miss Ball

Class L3  Miss Nee

Class L4 Miss Hart and Miss Hartley

Class L5 Ms. Saleh

Class U1 Mrs. Khan

Class U2 Miss Godfrey

Class U3 Mrs. Wingfield

Class U4 Mrs. Unwin

Class U5 Miss Hodge

Class U6 Mr. Page

Teaching Assistants

Miss Jubb, Mr Stead, Miss Preston, Miss Khan, Miss Stringer, Mr Hughes, Miss Brown, Miss Adlington, Miss Heywood, Mrs Bennett, Miss Watson, Miss Dambrauskaite, Mrs Cross, Miss Waheed, Miss Walker, Mrs Starsmore, Miss Bothamley, Miss Harrison and Mr. Adioha.

Education Team / Visiting Professionals

Mrs S Horner – HLTA Food Tech

Mrs K Crowley – YST Lead

Well-being Team

Miss J. Higgins - Family Support Lead, DDSL

Miss C. Bell – Behaviour Support Lead, DDSL

Mr T Mills - Art Interventions

Miss S Bray – Speech and Language Therapist (Curriculum focused)

Admin / Site Team

Mrs A Woodcock – School Resource Manager

Mrs A Howe – EHCP Administrator

Mrs D Palmer - General Administrator

Miss E Hurst - Apprentice Business Administrator 

Mr J Barraclough - Site Supervisor


Staff uniform provided by Pinders and We Do Workwear: 

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