About Us

Our Staff

Thriftwood School


Georgina Pryke - Executive Headteacher - School & College

Claudia Liney - School Lead (DSL & SENCo)


Senior Leadership Team


Kathryn Sheffle   - Phase Leader: Primary School 

Ruth Saban          - Phase Leader: Middle School



 Pastoral & Pupil Support Lead / DDSL

  Mina Hussain 



Our Classes 2022-2023

Primary Phase (Y3-6)

ROBIN 
Class Teacher: Jennifer Burchett
Class LSA's: Paula Boreham, Rachel Hayes, Amelia Hart

PUFFIN 
Class Teachers: Kathryn Sheffle (M-W) & Gemma Green (W-F)
Class LSA's: Sophie Camis, Joy Carrett, Tash Terry

KINGFISHER 
Class Teacher: Sarah Huson
Class LSA's: Laura Paolini, Julie Martin, Nicky Rourke

SWAN
HLTA: Kate Ferguson
LSA: Millie Pavitt

WREN
Class Teacher: 
Karen MacLennan
LSA: Trudie Frain

Middle Phase (Y7-8)

ROOK 
Class Teachers: 
Ruth Saban / Beth Scott (Tue-Th)
Class LSA: Anna-Marie Warwick, Richard Grant

JAY 
Class Teacher:
Jessica Cooper
Class LSA: Jo Giles

CROW 
Class Teacher: 
Cathy Butler
Class LSA: Angela Jordan

MAGPIE 
Class Teacher: 
Libby Walters
Class LSA: Chrisie Young, Emma Brien

WOODPECKER
Class Teacher: 
Katie Overington
Class LSA's: Emily Templeton, Emma-Jayne Hatcher

DOVE
Class Teacher:
Catherine Sayer
Class LSA: Louise Potts, Lucy Choules

Upper Phase (Y9)

EAGLE 
Class Teacher: 
Emma Evanson
Class LSAs: Jackie Prout, Maa Ampadu

KESTREL 
Class Teacher: 
Beccy Hastings
Class LSA: Carly Davies

Staff not linked to a specific class

Louise Anderson - Forest School Co-ordinator & Yoga Therapist
Anne Vernon - Music Therapist

Richard Ferrier - PE HLTA
Sally Gorman - PE HLTA
Ellie Mears - HLTA

Pauline Nugus - Cover Supervisor
Karen Swain - Cover Supervisor
Hannah Tyler - HLTA - Food Technology
Savannah Shankster - LSA

ICT

Darren Mussenden - ICT Manager
David Markham - ICT Support


Admin Team

Samantha Coldwell - Reception
Kim Kelly - Office Administrator
Tracey Imhof - PA to Headteacher / HR
Rebecca Johnson - Business Manager
Suzanne Watling - Business Co-Ordinator


Site Staff

David Bailey - Estate Manager
Tim Farmborough - Site Assistant
Liz Kemp - Cleaner
Helen Page - Catering Manager
Emma Farmborough - Cook / Cleaner
Sarah Wallace - Cook / Cleaner

 




 

 

 

 



Call the School office on 01245 266880 or email admin@thriftwoodschool.com



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