St Polycarp's Catholic Primary School

St Polycarp's Catholic Primary School St Polycarp’s Catholic Primary School

Staff and Responsibilities

The Staff from September 2022

We have an incredible breadth of talent and experience within the staff. Classroom support staff, administrative staff and teachers provide a wonderful experience for all our children.

Leadership Team

Mrs Best Headteacher
Mrs Trafford Deputy Headteacher
Ms Murdoch Professional Development Lead, Learning and Teaching Lead
Mr Peebles Assistant Head and KS2 Lead
Mrs Walker KS1 Lead
Miss Lee  EYFS Lead

Administration Staff

Mrs Osbaldeston Office Manager
Mrs Regan Admissions Officer

Mrs Zanchetta (Mon,Tue,Wed)

Administrative Officer

Mrs Crowley (Mon,Thurs,Fri)

Mrs Newton (Tues, Wed)

Administrative Assistant - Front Desk

Mrs Dugblo

Finance Manager

Educational Partnership

Mrs Carr Educational Partnership Director
Ms Murdoch ITT & ECT Lead
Mrs Easton Educational Partnership Administrator

Special Educational Needs Department

Mrs Woolley SENDco
Mrs Crowley (Wednesday) SEND Administrator



LSA Support

Miss Lee

Mrs Gilbey (Mon-Tue)
Mrs Parker (Wed-Fri)

Mrs Bentley
Mrs Warner

Mrs Jayasinghe

Year 1


LSA Support

Mrs Walker

Mrs Edgell (Tuesday to Friday)

Mrs Woolley (Monday)

Mrs Hodgkin

Mrs Heron

Miss Quirk

Year 2


LSA Support

Mrs Worley (Mon-Wed)

Mrs McGrory (Thur-Fri)

Mrs Gray

Mrs Wheeler

Mrs Cochrane

Mrs Manning

Mrs Roussell

Mrs Loderer

Year 3


LSA Support

Mrs Thomas (Mon-Wed)
Mrs Holcroft (Thurs-Fri)

Mrs Murphy

Mrs McLoughlin 


Year 4


LSA Support

Miss Kennington

Miss Corless

Mrs Zahidi

Mrs Van Dyk

Mrs Armstrong

Mrs de Souza

Year 5


LSA Support

Mr Peebles

Miss Kelly

Mrs Hill

Mrs Douglas

Mrs Killington

Miss Richards

Mrs Gomez

Year 6


LSA Support

Miss Maloney
Mr Jacobs 

Mrs Blagden
Mrs Thomas

Miss Rendell

Staff responsibilities

Mrs Trafford Assessment, Behaviour, More Able, Active School, P.E & Sport co-ordinator, One World
Mrs Hinchliff Music Teacher
Mrs Ramsden PE Coach
Mr Peebles KS2 Lead, School Council & Mental Health Champion
Ms Murdoch Learning & Teaching Lead
Mrs Horrocks  Religious Education and Assessment Support
Mrs Worley Collective Worship and RSE Co-ordinator
Mrs Walker Religious Education Co-ordinator
Miss Lee EYFS Lead, School Council and English co-ordinator
Mrs Edgell  Reading Lead and English co-ordinators
Miss Maloney English co-ordinator
Mrs Thomas & Miss Kennington Maths co-ordinators
Mrs Holcroft  Science co-ordinator
Mrs Gray Science co-ordinator and Eco Council
Miss Kelly History co-ordinator
Miss Corless Geography co-ordinator
Mrs Parker and Mrs Gilbey Art co-ordinators
Mrs McGrory DT co-ordinator
Mr Jacobs Computing co-ordinator
Mrs Murphy PSHE co-ordinator
Mrs Hill Maths Support
Mrs Foley English Support
Mrs Ochao Gomez Spanish

Support Staff

Mrs Pointon Home School Link Worker
Mrs Logan & Mrs Letts ELSA
Mrs Killington & Mrs Douglas Speech and Language support
Mrs Davies Resources Assistant
Mr Visioli Premises Manager
Vacancy Crossing Patrol

Lunchtime Supervisors                 

Mrs Warner Mrs Manning Mrs Armstrong
Mrs Conroy Mrs Haughey Mrs Cochrane
Mrs Hodgkin Mrs McLoughlin Mrs Van Dyk
Mrs Loderer Mrs Heron Miss Gomez
Mrs Bentley Mrs de Souza Mrs Wheeler
Miss Quirk Miss Rendell  Mrs Blagden
Mrs Roussel Mrs Thomas Mrs Zahidi