Our Staff

Staff List 2021/22

 

Senior Leadership Team

James Wright

Head of School

Angela Schofield

Deputy Head

Larrissa Gordon

Assistant Head- Teaching & Learning, ECT lead

Kyle Lewis

Assistant Head- PD, Year 1/ 2 Phase Leader

Helena Brzeski

Assistant Head- English & EAL, Year 5/ 6 Phase Leader

Katie Susarla

Assistant Head- Maths & Attendance, Year 3/ 4 Phase leader

Elizabeth Lloyd

Early Years Leader

Amy O'Neill

Teacher - RE, PHSE, SMSC lead & Oracy Champion. ECT mentor

Mohammed Arshad

SENCO

 

Teaching Team

Kelly-Marie O'Brien

Teacher- Nursery

Halima Yafai

Teacher – EYFS and NQT

April Greatorex

Teacher - EYFS & Oracy Champion

Valerie Williams

Teacher - EYFS

Abigail Drysdale

Teacher - Year 1

Amy Jukes

Teacher - Year 1 & Oracy Champion

Safina Parveen

Teacher - Year 1

Lipi Begum

Teacher - Year 2

Rebecca Cornforth

Teacher - Year 2

Katherine Johns

Teacher - Year 2

Ayesha Dean Thikri

Teacher - Year 2

Sayma Choudhury

Teacher - Year 3

Elesha Fagan

Teacher - Year 3

Rebecca Brewer

Teacher - Year 3 & PE Lead

Erin Stevenson

Teacher - Year 3 and ECT

Tara Sharpe

Teacher - Year 3

Andrea Bather

Teacher- Year 1 & Early Reading Lead

Sabreen Khalid

Teacher- Year 4

Hamed Faseli

Teacher- Year 4 and ECT

Suzi Brook

Teacher - Year 4 & Science Lead

Pavneet Bassi

Teacher - Year 5 and 2 & Computing Lead

Caitlin Robinson

Teacher - Year 5

Jake Birch

Teacher- Year 5 and ECT

Caroline Walsh

Teacher - Year 5

Suki Bahia

Teacher - Year 6

Harpal Reehal

Teacher - Year 6 & Art/ Music Lead

Aisha Parveen

Teacher - Year 6 & History/ Geography Lead

Fozia Malik

Teaching Assistant - Nursery

Andleeb Jabeen

Teaching Assistant - EYFS

Shahreen Akhtar

Teaching Assistant - EYFS

Kiran Nisar

Teaching Assistant - EYFS/ Butterfly

Sadia Samad

Teaching Assistant - EYFS

Nazma Iqbal

Teaching Assistant - EYFS

Sumaya Ahmed

Teaching Assistant - EYFS

Asama Naz

Teaching Assistant - Year 1

Lisa Andrews

Teaching Assistant - Year 1

Shebila Bashir

Teaching Assistant - Year 2

Janet Cooper

Teaching Assistant - Year 2

Paula Cornwall

Teaching Assistant - Year 3

Rukhsana Hussain

Teaching Assistant - Year 3

Zahida Ali

Teaching Assistant - Year 4

Sandaur Kaur

Teaching Assistant – Year 5

Ann Harris

Teaching Assistant - Year 5

Sanober Shiekh

HLTA - Year 6

Jasprit Chagger

YEA

Office Team

Christopher Nicholls

IT Technician

Linda Vaughan

Office Manager

Asma Ikhlaq

Receptionist

Gemma Lance

Art Therapist

Salma Rafique

Clerical Assistant

Pastoral Team

Dawn Harvey

Head of Pastoral Support

Shazia Ali

Learning Mentor

Gemma Lance

Art Therapist

Verona Smith

Learning Mentor

Fatema Matin

Library Assistant

Tuba Kamran

Attendance Officer

Leyla Ali Hersi

Community Link Worker

Rashida Ikhlaq

Parent Liaison and Teaching Assistant

Catering Team

Mokhtar Abbassi

Catering Manager

Arifa Butt

Deputy Catering Manager

Fatimo Adan

Kitchen Assistant

Shamim Begum

Kitchen Assistant

Misbah Iqbal

Kitchen Assistant

Eleanor Poole

Midday Supervisor; Kitchen Assistant

Site Team

Shane Tedstone

Site Supervisor

Murial Newton

Senior Cleaner

Veronica Hoyte

Cleaner

Brenda Newton

Cleaner

Shamima Mukhtar

Cleaner

Frank Gravestock

Gardner

Midday Supervisors Team

Nasreen Akhtar

Midday Supervisor

Parveen Akhtar

Midday Supervisor

Nura Abdi

Midday Supervisor

Siyda Akram

Midday Supervisor

Wihida Aziz

Midday Supervisor

Farhana Balal

Midday Supervisor

Rizwana Farooq

Midday Supervisor

Kanij Fathema

Midday Supervisor

Shabiera Gaibie

Midday Supervisor

Gazala Hussain

Midday Supervisor

Nabila Kauser

Midday Supervisor

Noreen Khan

Midday Supervisor

Nasreen Khan

Midday Supervisor

Masuma Khanom

Midday Supervisor

Nahida Khatoon

Midday Supervisor

Uzama Naz

Midday Supervisor

Parvin Nehar

Midday Supervisor

Jairun Nessa

Midday Supervisor

Thaira Parveen

Midday Supervisor

Tahira Parveen

Midday Supervisor

Fahima Rohim

Midday Supervisor

Zahira Salim

Midday Supervisor

Tehmina Shafique

Midday Supervisor

Meet our teachers

Below are some child drawn portraits of their teachers. 

Mrs Pulley
(CEO of Excelsior)
Mr Smart
Executive Headteacher
Mr Wright
Head of School
Mrs Schofield
Deputy Headteacher
Mrs Brzeski
Mrs Choudhury
Mrs Jukes
Mrs Susarla
Miss Parveen
Mr Moffat
Miss Kaur
Miss Brook
Mrs Fagan
Mrs Bassi
Miss Walsh
Mr Lewis
Miss O'Neil
Mrs Williams
Mrs Bather
Mrs Begum
Miss Johns
Mrs O'Brien
Mrs Lloyd
Mrs Gordon
Mrs Parveen
Mrs Greatorex
Miss Harris
Mrs Dean