Visitors often remark on the caring, smiley and child focused nature of the adults at Willow Lane from the front of house team in the office, to adults in the classrooms and those giving additional experiences at clubs and fairs. If you have any questions or worries about anything to do with school then feel free to speak to one of our team.
Headteacher: Mel MacKinnon
Deputy Headteacher: Sarah Fish
Teachers: Gemma Chisnall (Y6), Duncan Webster (Y5), Laura Crossley (Y4), Robbie Piper (Y3), Susie Frankland (Y2), Laura Hillyer (Y1), Sophie Smalley (Rec), Kirsty Birdsall (SENDCo) and Marc Miller (PPA).
Support Staff: Lorraine Benefer, Helen Powell, Maria Noakes, Louise Mosey, Richard Higgins, Lee Cooper (SEN), Corrina Morgan, Sue Shepherd, Sarah Phillips, Tamar Newton, Judy Miller, Suni Arputharaj, Kate Mason and Louise Greenwood (HLTA).
Pastoral Manager: Kirsty Banks (Learning Mentor).
Office Team: Alison Brennan (Bursar) and Vicky Jameson.
Premises Team: Dan Rawes (Site Supervisor), Sue Dobson, Karen Rawes and Marzena Skarbek.
WOOSH Team: Debbie Hoyle and Claire Marsland.
Welfare Staff: Debbie Hoyle, Richard Higgins, Claire Marsland, Jackie Freeman, Trish Salt, Christine Myerscough, Leanne Johnson, Sandra Reay and Corrina Morgan.
Gardener: Nick Brunskill.
Kitchen Team (run by LCC): Agata Kaminska and Petra Sutherland.
As well as our brilliant team of staff, the children are also supported by external coaches, the PTFA, governors, trainee teachers and volunteers.
Current Vacancies to join our team of committed staff are identified below: