Meet The Staff 2023 to 2024


Elizabeth Pearce


Deputy Head

Michelle Pincombe

Deputy Headteacher /KS1 / Early Years Coordinator / Computing Coordinator / Curriculum Development Team Leader 2

Anne-Louise Bamber

Deputy Headteacher/ KS2 Leader / English and Science Coordinator / Curriculum Development Team Leader 1


Business Manager

Noreen Brain

School Business Manager /ICT Manager


Special Needs Coordinator

Sarah Smith


Teaching Support Staff

Mrs Alison Walker-Bolton

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Luisa Giusa-Lloyd

Senior Lunchtime Supervisor / TA Apprentice

Mrs Nina Variapharaj

Teaching Assistant / Lunchtime Supervisor

Mrs Ranjit Sohal

Teaching Assistant / Lunchtime Supervisor

Miss Claire Shipp

Teaching Assistant / HOPE (Helping our Pupils Emotions) / Drawing and Talking

Miss Tracy Holland

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Kindy Todd

Teaching Assistant

Miss Laura Collins

Before and After School Club Play Leader / Sparkletots Acting Senior Play Worker

Mrs Clare Kirk

Sparkletots Play Worker / Lunchtime Supervisor



Teaching Staff

Mr Chris Moore

Year 6 Teacher / Mathematics, History and Geography Coordinator

Mrs Susan Gohel

Year 5 Teacher

Mrs Harriet Garfield

Year 4 Teacher / Creative Arts and DT Coordinator

Mrs Anne-Louise Bamber

Year 3/4 Teacher / Deputy Headteacher (See above)

Miss Katie Bedward

Year 3 Teacher / PE

Miss Celina Fleming

Year 2 Teacher / Music / MFL

Mrs Tara Clark

Y1 Teacher / PSHE and RSE Coordinator / Student Council

Mrs Sarah Smith

EYFS / KS1 Support Teacher / RE Coordinator

Mrs Michelle Pincombe

Reception Teacher / Deputy Headteacher (See above)

Mr Adrian Tennant

School based tuition


Support Staff

Mrs Noreen Brain

Academy Business Manager

Mr Paul Guest

Site Supervisor

Mrs Louise Powell

Administrative Assistant

Mrs Debra Franks

Administrative Assistant

Mrs Andrea Brough

Administrative Assistant



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SUAT supports and leads in the set-up of new academies joining the partnership. The services provided by the central support function cover both educational and non-educational support. In terms of educational support, SUAT is linked to the School of Education of Staffordshire University, which is an outstanding ITT provider.