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: Louisa Nichols (Y6), Duncan Webster (Y5), Gemma Chisnall (Y4), Robbie Piper (Y3), Susie Frankland (Y2), Laura Hillyer (Y1), Sophie Smalley (Rec – on maternity leave), Jessica Fish (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 and Kerry Beck (HLTA).
Pastoral Team: Kirsty Banks (Learning Mentor) and Helen Holden.
Office Team: Alison Brennan (Bursar) and Suzanna Corbridge.
Premises Team: Dan Rawes (Site Supervisor) Claire Marsland, Karen Rawes and Lisa Thomason.
WOOSH Team: Debbie Hoyle and Claire Marsland.
Gardener: Jo Gadsden
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: