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Meet The Wood Bank Team

Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher: Richard Pawson

Deputy Headteacher: Jenna Port

Hedgehog Class Team

Class Teacher: Stacey Machon

Teaching Assistants: Sally Riley, Dawn Rochford, Salma Kauser, Karen Fielden, Alison Bath, Nasreen Yasin

 

Squirrel Class Team

Class Teacher: Nicola Crowther

Teaching Assistants: Michelle Sloane, Chelsea Wilby, Katrina Howes, Genna Rose

Owl Class Team

Class Teacher: Katherine Gibson / Moira Richard

Teaching Assistants: Samina Kauser, Helen Garthwaite, Naseem Malik, Anna Mulgrew,

Mandy Burnside, Jane Smith 

Fox Class Team

Class Teacher: Jessica Andrews

Teaching Assistants: Sheridan Brown, Katherine White, Francine Manson, Tony Simmonds

Badger Class Team 

Class Teacher: Andrew Carnochan

Teaching Assistants: Diane Whitton, Lorraine Whitehead, Sadia Rana, Kat Bogacka, Colette Taylor

Butterfly Class Team

Class Teacher: Peggy Collins, Becky Bell

Teaching Assistants: Terri Woodrup, Jane Smith, Rachel Cockroft, Yvonne Lovatt, Lizzie Johnson

Otter Class Team

Class Teacher: Abigail Cottrell

Teaching Assistants:  Maria Stephenson, Jessica Hales, Sam Tattersall, Brook Ward

Kestrel Class Team

Class Teacher: Jenna Port

Teaching Assistants:  Janet Saville, Ashley Shepherd, Cheryl Bailey, Ben Smee

 

Additional Staff

Teaching Assistant: Karen Wilkinson

Unqualified Teacher: Joan Bailey 

Moving and Handling Lead: Karen Turnbull

Cover Supervisors with Responsibility for Physical Welfare: Dianne Heginbottom, Helen VanBoek

Family Intervention & Designated Safeguarding Lead: Sam Booth

Senior Administrator: Petra Watson

Assistant Administrator: Liz Haigh

Premises Manager: Salv Turkaly

Kitchen Assistant: Carole Benson

Lunchtime Supervisor: Jackie Knowles

Housekeeper: Susan Kuterescz

Cleaners: Debbie Jefferson, Carole Benson 

 

 External Partners

Bursar: Mohammed Ameen (MA - Business & Financial Management for Schools Ltd)

Leadership and Professional Development Partner: Karen Muscat-Baron (Ambron Solutions)

Music Therapist: Antonia Beardsall (Nordoff Robbins)

AAC Facilitator: Graham Alsancak (Calderdale Specialist Inclusion Team)

Catering Manager: Dee Carr (Ravenscliffe High School)

School Nurse: Maggie Hirst (NHS)

Health Care Assistant: Amanda Howden (NHS)  

Speech & Language Therapist: Lisi Czira (NHS)

Physiotherapist: Rachel Whalley (NHS)

Occupational Therapist: Rebecca Peele (NHS)

Orthotist: Chris Bowden (NHS)

Therapy Assistants: Linda Waddington, Jenna Howe (NHS)