Staff

Our Staff

A brief introduction of each member of staff

Nic Ilic is our Headteacher.  Mrs Ilic shares the teaching in the Weavers class and is the PE subject Co-ordinator and Assessment Leader.  Mrs Ilic loves doing fitness classes, playing and coaching hockey and will often go running.

Kate Woodley is the class teacher for The Potters Class, Reception group. Mrs Woodley is our Early Years Leader & Maths Co-ordinator

Natalie Rayner is the class teacher for the Foresters class (Year 5 & Year 6).  Mrs Rayner leads the team in Bushcraft and Key Stage Two residential activities and is also our English Leader.

Jackie Cooper shares the teaching in the Weavers Class (Year 3 & Year 4) with Mrs Ilic.  Mrs Cooper is our Art Co-ordinator & Key Stage 2 Science Leader

Charlotte Sides shares the teaching in the Thatchers class (Year 1 & Year 2) with Natalie Brown.  Miss Sides is also our RE Co-ordnator & PHSE Co-ordinator.

Natalie Brown shares the teaching in the Thatchers class (Year 1 & Year 2) with Miss Sides. Miss Brown is our Key Stage 1 Science Co-ordinator.

Tracey Blance teaches the Potters class on Fridays when the children go on their Welly Walks. She has two sons and lives in Westbury.  Mrs Blance is a poet and has had poems published. She also loves art.

Alix Cook teaches the Key Stage Two children covering teachers PPA time.  Mrs Cook is our Humanities Co-ordinator.  Mrs Cook has two children and loves dancing and reading.

Debi Downing is our SENCo.

Janet Aylesbury is the Senior teaching assistant, working mainly to support the older children.  Mrs Aylesbury lives in Crockerton and produces most of our Key Stage Two dramatic performances.  Her own children attended the school.  She is also the very proud Grandma of four.

Gill Fricker is our experienced EYFS Teaching Assistant in the Potters class.  She has two sons and lives on a farm with lots of animals.

Jemma Newbery is a teaching assistant working alongside the team in the Weavers class. She is also one of our Midday Supervisors and has two children attending the school.

Gill Boxall is a teaching assistant working alongside the team in the Weavers class. She is also one of our Midday Supervisors.

Margaret Meale is one of our Midday Supervisors who look after the children at lunchtimes.

Emily Connolly is one of our Midday Supervisors who look after the children at lunchtimes.

Juliet Brathwaite is one of our Midday Supervisors who look after the children at lunchtimes.

Janette Bawden is our Finance and Business Manager and organises lots of bits of paper in the school office.  Mrs Bawden has two grown up children.