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 / DSL

  Mina Hussain 



Our Classes 2021-2022

Primary Phase (Y3-6)

ROBIN 
Class Teachers: Jennifer Burchett
Class LSAs: Paula Boreham, Hannah Tyler, Rachel Hayes

PUFFIN 
Class Teacher: Kathryn Sheffle (M-W) & Gemma Green (W-F)
Class LSAs: Tash Terry, Sophie Brown, Joy Carrett

KINGFISHER 
Class Teacher: Sarah Huson
Class LSAs: Laura Paolini, Julie Martin, Jo Giles 

SWAN
HLTA: Kate Ferguson
LSA: Beth Crabtree

WREN
Class Teacher: 
Karen MacLennan
LSA: Trudie Frain

Middle Phase (Y7-8)

ROOK 
Class Teacher: 
Ruth Saban 
Class LSA: Richard Grant

JAY 
Class Teacher:
Becks Hirst
Class LSA: Chrisie Young, Savannah Shankster

CROW 
Class Teacher: 
Cathy Butler
Class LSA: Nicky Rourke, Lucy Choules

MAGPIE 
Class Teacher: 
Libby Walters
Class LSA: Emma Brien, Michelle Hall

WOODPECKER
Class Teacher: 
Katie Hughes
Class LSA: Angela Jordon

DOVE
Class Teacher:
Catherine Sayer
Class LSA: Louise Potts, Louise Burden

Upper Phase (Y9)

EAGLE 
Class Teacher: 
Emma Evanson
Class LSAs: Jackie Prout

KESTREL 
Class Teacher: 
Beccy Hastings
Class LSA: Emily Templeton, 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
Heather Wright - HLTA - Food Tech (Middle & Upper)


Admin Team

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

Site Staff

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

 




 

 

 

 



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



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