Catchgate Primary School

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Meet the Team

Staffing Structure from April 2024

Teaching Staff

Head Teacher:       Mrs Joanne E. Shaw

Deputy H.T:             Mrs Julie McDonald

Middle Leaders:    Mrs Laura Laws – Early Years Lead

                                  Mrs Tracey Schofield – English Lead

                                  Mr Liam Smith – KS2 Lead

                                  Mr Matthew Coxon – Maths Lead

Early Years:               Miss Emma Little - Nursery

                                  Miss Katie Burns – Reception - on maternity leave Miss Beth Cook covering

Early Year Practitioners:   Miss Millie Robson - Apprentice 2-year room

                                  Mrs Shelley Nicholson - Room Lead

Teaching Assistants:  Miss Kirsty Rodham – Nursery

                                  Mr Lewis Chirnside - Reception

                                  Miss Danielle Hocking - Nursery

                                  Miss Charlotte Fraser - Apprentice 

                                  Mrs Abby Nann - EYP Reception

Key Stage 1:               Mrs Tracey Schofield – Year 1

                                   Mr Keiron Scott – Year 2

Teaching Assistants:  Miss Shauna McGough – Year 1/2

                                  Mrs Andrea Dixon - Year 1/2                                   

Lower Key Stage 2:     Mr Matthew Coxon – Year 3

                                   Mr Daniel Simpson – Year 4                                 

Teaching Assistants:   Mrs Trish Scott – Year 3

                                   Mr Ethan Patterson - Apprentice

                                   Mrs Lynne High – Year 4

 Upper Key Stage 2:    Mrs Laura Backhouse – Year 5

                                   Mr Liam Smith – Year 6                         

Teaching Assistants:    Mrs Anita Errington - Year 5

                                   Mrs Michelle Fraser – Year 6


SEND Co-ordinator:   Mrs Julie McDonald and Mrs Joanne Shaw

Behaviour Support:     

MFL Teacher:             Mrs Angela Sterling – Lingotots

Sport Co-ordinator:    Miss Shauna McGough

Forest School:            Mrs Claire Carlyon 


Non-Teaching Staff

School Business Manager: Mrs Nicola Bambridge

Admin Assistant:        Mrs Danielle Stoker

Admin support:           Mr Steve Shaw

Attendance Officer:  Mrs Lesley Sabourn

School Counsellor:      Mrs Lynn Whitehead-Lewis

Premises Manager:       Mr John Bennett

Cleaners:                          Mrs Angela Church

                                  Miss Christine Hodgson

                                  Mrs Moira Wright

Lunchtime Supervisors: Mrs Kirsten Dodd

                                  Mrs Angela Riley

                                  Mrs Bev Kreft






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