St Michael's CE VA Primary
Learners growing together with God

Who's Who

Come and meet the staff at our School and Preschool!


Staff 2018 - 2019


We are delighted to welcome some new staff to join our committed and focused team.


Teaching Staff


Nick Kiddle                  Headteacher

Natalie Townley         Deputy Headteacher & Belemnites Class (Y3 & Y4)

Sharon Taylor             KS1 & EYFS Lead & Jurassic Class (YR & Y1)

Mandy Jones              Nautilus Class (Y1 & Y2)     

Freya Bearsford-Walker Ammmonites Class (Y4 & Y5)

Portia Smith               Pyrites Class (Y6)

Pooni Evans               Y4 and PPA Cover

Isabelle Sturtridge     Modern Foreign Languages

Caroline Hayes           Preschool Childcare Manager

Kathy Wilton               Preschool Senior Childcare Worker


Teaching Assistants

Tina Herbert                       MTA

Lin Paterson                       ELSA, Busy Fingers, MTA

Tanya Rattenbury             H&S, ELSA, MTA

Sarah Symonds                 HLTA, MTA, Literacy Intervention

Jane Tappin                        HLTA, MTA, Breakfast Club Assistant, Maths Intervention

Jo Wheeler                          HLTA, MTA, S&L Intervention

Sue Wiscombe                   MTA, Maths Intervention

Amanda Rattenbury-Davies  Preschool Childcare Assistant


Support Staff

Nicole Dunphy              School Services Support Manager

Vikki O'Hare                  School Secretary, MTA

Dinah Norris                  Family Liaison Officer and Learning Mentor

Amanda Rattenbury-Davies    Breakfast Club Leader

Kirsty Godfrey               Cook, Breakfast Club Assistant

Jane Tappin                   Cleaner in Charger & Site Supervisor

Lisa Boyland                  Cleaner