Dorridge Primary School

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Work in partnership SCHOOL AIMS

Independent life-long learners SCHOOL AIMS

Make a positive contribution SCHOOL AIMS

Respectful, tolerant and responsible citizen SCHOOL AIMS

Valued and celebrated SCHOOL AIMS

Happy, healthy and safe SCHOOL AIMS

Staff Roles and Responsibilities

Senior Team

Mrs R Ashe Director of Primary Education 
Mrs J Hales Head of School, KS2 & DSL
Mrs G Thelwell Head of School, EYFS & KS1 & DSL
Mrs R Morrey Assistant Head and Inclusion Manager & DSL
Mrs C Mannion Assistant Head and EYFS Lead & DSL
Mrs A Burnard  Trust Primary Business Manager


Inclusion Team

Mrs A Doyle Assistant SENCO
Mrs R Barr Family Support Worker & Deputy DSL
Mrs E Sukkersudha Pupil Premium Intervention Lead

Early Years and Foundation Stage (EYFS)

Nursery ND

Mrs A Molloy ND Class teacher, PSHE Lead 
Mrs C Eden ND TLSA
Mrs F Dunleavy ND TLSA
Miss R Robins ND TLSA
Miss E Sharpe ND TLSA

Nursery NP

Mrs C Walker NP Class teacher (M, Tu, W), Art Lead
Mrs S Chapman  NP Class teacher (Thu, Fri am)
Miss K Deakin  NP TLSA
Mrs A Lloyd NP TLSA

Reception Year

Mrs C Mannion Class teacher, EYFS Lead
Mrs C Davies Class teacher, Phonics Lead

Mrs A Johnson

Class teacher
Mrs S Cartwright Reception TLSA
Miss G Yorke-Biggs Reception TLSA
Mrs T Bullock Reception TLSA, Forest School
Mrs G Woodruff Forest School

Key Stage 1

Year 1

Miss A Farrington Class teacher, Year leader, Science lead

Mrs S Kitchen/

Mrs L Webb

Class teacher, Computing Lead

Class teacher, School Council 

Mrs K Richardson  Class teacher

Miss C Bamber

Mrs K Hunt

Year 1 TLSA (3 days)

Year 1 TLSA (3 days)

Year 2

Miss K Thornton Class teacher, Year leader, Maths lead 

Mrs E Perkins

Mrs K Faulkner

Class teacher, Art Lead

Class teacher, Art Team

Miss G Pitt Class teacher, DPC Team 
Mrs S Taylor

Year 2 TLSA  (5 x mornings)

Mrs K Jones

Year 2 TLSA (3 days)

Key Stage 2

Year 3

Mrs C Biddlecombe

Class teacher, Year leader, Reading & Writing Lead

Miss C Richardson Class teacher, Drama Lead

Mrs H Davies

Mrs N Barker 

Class teacher, Science 

Class teacher, MFL Lead

Mrs E Sukkersudha Year 3 TLSA (am)

Year 4

Mrs B Melville Class teacher, Year leader
Mrs S Nankivell Class teacher, Music Lead & Maths Support

Mrs S Baillie

Miss M Gee

Class teacher

Class teacher, Eco Council

Mrs J Harden

Year 4 TLSA (am)

Year 5

Mr A Tolman (am)/

Mrs A Hollis (pm)

Class teacher, Year leader, PE Lead

Class teacher, RE lead

Mrs A Brookson

Class teacher, Eco Council Lead


Miss H Ogden

Class teacher, Computing lead, DPC Team



Year 6

Mrs C Guevara Class teacher, Year Leader,  Student & ECT Lead
Mrs K Davis Class teacher, Design and Technology lead (DPC support)
Mrs N Finnegan Class teacher, DPC Team
Mrs A Hollis (6+ mornings) Class teacher, RE Lead
Mrs S Richards Year 6 TLSA (am)

Child Specific TLSAs

Mrs J Mason Mrs D Taylor
Mrs S Kaur Mrs J Baker
Mrs K Foster Miss A Coughlan
Mrs N Mayers Mrs C Williams
Mrs C Dowding Mrs R Taylor
Mrs G Woodruff Mrs R Arnold
Mrs A Harvey


Mrs J Pugh Manager & DSL
Holiday Club Manager
Deputy Holiday Club Manager

Admin and Premises Staff

Mrs C Mansfield Office manager
Mrs S Simpson Finance and HR Assistant 
Mrs G Price KS2 reception
Mrs S Curgenven KS2 reception
Mrs S Weatherhead KS1 reception
Mrs V Jackman KS1 reception
Mrs S Morgan KS2 reception
Mr C Shirley Site Manager
Mrs K Coughlan

Catering manager