Our staff

This is a full list of Chorlton Park Primary School staff for the academic year 2021-22. If you would like to contact any member of staff see the contact form here or call 0161 881 1621.

Senior Leadership Team

CEO/Executive Headteacher Jo Ashcroft
Headteacher: EYFS and KS1 Stefanie Habershon
Headteacher: KS2 Meryl Blackburn

Assistant Head -  EYFS  Gemma Keeley 
Assistant Head - Years 1 & 2 Hannah Heron 
Assistant Head - Years 3 & 4  Matt Woods
Assistant Head - Years 5 & 6 Martin Gavin

Inclusion and Child Protection Helen Chell

SENCo Kate Holden-Sim

Maths Lead Caren Paterson
English Lead Rémi Gonthier

Early Years Phase

Phase Leader  Gemma Keeley  

ACORN NURSERY
Teacher  Leanne Opdam  
Teaching Assistants  Eva Bermudez , Stef Velivela, Kathy Ledwick 

OAK NURSERY
Teacher
 Emily McStravik 
Teaching Assistants , Josh Kiernan, Shaguffta Safdar,  Leah Bain (SEN TA)

R1
Teacher
 Rachael Williams 

R2
Teacher Claie Casswell/ Jo Andrews

R3
Teacher Hannah Dunne

Reception Teaching Assistants  Nicola Dawes,  Trishna Kaur,  Kristiana Mesivic 

Years 1 & 2

Phase Leader Hannah Heron 

1OT
Teacher Olivia Taylor 

1LW
Teacher 
Laura Whyte 

1TJ
Teacher ChloeThrelkeld/ Jess Jones 

Year 1 Teaching Assistants  Lucy Utting, Sarah Coop, Amy Horwell, Gemma Kilday (SEN),

2MM
Teacher Margaret McNulty 

2HB
Teacher Hannah Heron/Lucy Broomfield 

2AM              

Teacher Ali MacArthur

Year 2 Teaching Assistants Sharon Brown, Mark Devine,  Gemma Scott (SEN)  Julie McGovern (SEN) 

Years 3 & 4

Phase Leader Matt Woods

3MW
Teacher Matt Woods  

3MK
Teacher 
Bex Millington and Vicky Kathrada

3OW                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Teacher Izzy Owen

Year 3 Teaching Assistants Helen Douglas, Joceline Chebaro (SEN) Doreen Edwards

4JD

Teacher Jenny Davies - Year TLR

4LO
Teacher Lauren O'Neill

4JW
Teacher Joe Brittain

Year 4 Teaching Assistants  Emma Nicolaou, ,  Eve Truswell (SEN), Georgia Barrett (SEN) Doris Liem 

Years 5 & 6

Phase Leader Martin Gavin

5JW
Teacher Jade Whitehead 

5MJ
Teacher Rachel Murray/Huw Jones

5PM
Teacher Pam McBride

Year 5 Teaching Assistants . Remi Barrett,  Joan Bell (SEN)

Year 5 Additional Teacher  Huw Jones 

6MG
Teacher Martin Gavin

6RA
Teacher Rachel Appleby

6PG

Teacher Caren Paterson/Remi Gonthier 

Year 6 Teaching Assistants Balquise Azam Julie Leach (SEN), Shumshad Qadir (SEN), Tanya Gasmi (SEN)

Teaching & Support Team

French Teacher Sophie Yeoman

Computing Teacher Joshua Quilliam

Sports Coach Aaron Davies

SEN Learning Mentor/ Forest School Julie Kellsall 

SEN Teaching Assistant  Balquise Azam                                                                                                                                                                    

SALT Teaching Assistant Doreen Edwards                                                                                                                            

Play Therapist Lizzie Pilling

Attendance and Family Worker Ruth Beeching 

Support Staff

School Business Support Officer Joanna Charnock                                                                                              

Administrative Officer Lynn Isaacs                                                                                                                             

Administrative Assistant Gina Johnson, Imelda Raines

School Chef Paul Knight                                                                                                                                                                        

Senior Lunchtime Organisers Bev Lewis and Sandra Jeffries 

 

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