Our Staff Team 2020/2021
Meet our Staff Team for 2020/2021
At All Saints we have a dedicated team staff in all areas of school life.
Mrs E. Boyden: Headteacher
Mrs Boyden is the Headteacher at school and she runs our school. She leads it amazingly well and makes sure that we all succeed and improve. Mrs Boyden wants everyone to have a high quality education at All Saints. She makes sure that all of the staff and pupils can be safe and happy and is the Deputy Safeguarding lead. She really loves this school! Mrs Boyden has worked at All Saints for many years.
Mrs J. Davies: Deputy Headteacher, Maths and PSHE Lead
Mrs Davies is our deputy head teacher and curriculum lead. She is also in charge of Maths and is the PSHE lead. Mrs Davies is very keen to build problem-solving skills amongst all of our children (and staff).
Mrs A. Lawson: Safeguarding Lead, SENCO and Pupil Premium Lead
Mrs Lawson is the Designated Safeguarding and attendance Lead in our school, and the designated teacher for Looked After Children. She is responsible for making sure that our children are safe and coming to school to be able to progress and enjoy learning.
Mrs K. Westbrook: Assessment Lead, English & Reading Lead, Website and Y4 Teacher
Mrs Westbrook is the Assessment Lead, as well as being in charge of English. She is also part of our Senior Leadership Team. She is the Year 4 class teacher. Mrs Westbrook is responsible for developing our English and Reading provision throughout the school. She also manages the school website!
Mrs J. Williams: Y1 Teacher and RE Lead
Mrs Williams is the RE Leader in our school and also teaches in Year 1. She makes sure that all of our worship, values and assemblies are organised throughout the year, as well as choosing hymns for us to sing! She enjoys being arty and runs a craft club at school.
Miss H. Fleming: Y1 and PPA Teacher - Computing Lead
Miss Fleming shares the teaching in Year 1 with Mrs Williams. Miss Fleming also works with some other classes in our school, so she knows all of the children very well. Miss Fleming also runs an after school signing choir for KS2 children. Miss Fleming has also recently taken over as our Computing Lead.
Mrs R. Cho: Y2 Teacher, Music and Geography Lead
Mrs Cho is the Year 2 teacher and she is in charge of Music and Geography at All Saints. She makes sure that our school are confident when we sing, organising school singing assemblies and events. She also runs the school choir and the Children's University.
Mr D. Gaskell: Y3 Teacher and PE & Latin Leader
Mr Gaskell is the Year 3 teacher at school. He is also very sporty and runs our competitions, PE curriculum and football club. He enjoys playing and teaching sport as well as computer lessons. He is looking forward to developing our school sport this year even further!
Mrs L. Davison: Y5 Teacher
Mrs Davison is our Year 5 teacher, and responsible for the teaching of Latin in our school.
Mrs H. Hughes: Year 6 Teacher, Science and History Lead
Mrs Hughes is our Year 6 teacher this year. She is very arty and loves to be creative! She always comes up with new and exciting ideas and she is really looking forward to developing our creative parts of the curriculum!
Mrs Crofts: Reception Teacher and Art and Design Technology Lead
Mrs Crofts is our current Reception teacher at All Saints. She is very creative and loves to make learning fun. She is very kind and caring and will make sure that the children in Reception have a great start to school.
Mr D. Myatt : KS1 Teaching Assistant
Mr Myatt has recently joined our school and is currently working in Year 2 with Mrs Cho!
Mrs A. Carr: UKS2 Teaching Assistant
Mrs Carr is a teaching assistant at All Saints across our Year 5 and 6 classes. She works with children to help them to get the best out of their learning in a range of subjects. Mrs Carr loves Maths and has run a range of Mathematics interventions at our school.
Mrs J. Taylor: Nurture Lead and UKS2 Teaching Assistant
Mrs Taylor runs our nurture at All Saints. She has been a part of our school for a long time and works hard to help the children in her care to be happy and enjoy their learning. She ensures that our children can learn to handle their emotions and handle the challenges of day-to-day life, and you will often see her still doing work long after the school bell rings!
Mrs C. McDonnell: LKS2 Teaching Assistant
Mrs McDonnell is a teaching assistant in Year 3 at present. She works hard to make an inclusive atmosphere and learning environment within her classroom. She is passionate about engaging children with home learning, and is very organised at organising the children’s home reading!
Mrs N. O’Neill: LKS2 Teaching Assistant
Mrs O’Neill is a teaching assistant in Year 3 & 4. She runs the Silver Seal in school and helps children to manage their feelings and emotions in a positive and safe environment. She helps children to break down their learning into small steps and is also very crafty (she does lots of amazing displays).
Miss E. Johnson: KS1 Teaching Assistant
Miss Johnson is a teaching assistant in Year 1 at present. Miss Johnson is extremely creative and loves helping and supporting the children at our school. Miss Johnson supports and delivers a range of interventions during the school day to help our children reach their full potential.
Mrs L. Edinborough KS1 Teaching Assistant
Mrs Edinborough works within Key Stage 1 and has a wealth of knowledge about teaching early reading following Read Write Inc. She works tirelessly to boost children's reading through daily sessions and 1:1 support in the afternoons.
Mrs L. Whitfield: Office Manager
Mrs Whitfield is our school business manager. She organises our finances in school and makes sure that everything is kept running smoothly. She works extremely hard every single day to ensure that all of our very important admin is kept up to date. That isn’t counting the million other jobs that she does!
Mrs B. Howarth: Admin Manager
Mrs Howarth is our school admin worker. She never stops throughout the week, doing every job that you can imagine, from passing on messages to parents, to giving medicine and checking our registers. Without Mrs Howarth's amazing organisation, our school would definitely be in chaos!
Mr A. McGarry: Site Manager
Mr McGarry is our school site manager. Without Mr McGarry, we wouldn’t be as safe or secure in our school. He does so many jobs from fixing doors and our outdoor areas, to putting up our Christmas tree and even opening and shutting the school. We all depend lots on Mr McGarry to help to fix anything and everything around school. We are very grateful.
We love our fabulous cleaners. They work their way through every classroom, as well as all of the other areas of our school, to ensure that it is in tip-top condition. Our school can get full of all sorts after our fun learning days, from bits of glitter, to mud from the playground, or bits of paint on the tables. We all try very hard to keep our school clean, but we are all so thankful that our cleaners are here to help us.
Our lunch-time staff are fantastic. Miss Hessey is in charge of our kitchen and works tirelessly to ensure that our children are offered healthy, tasty lunches and snacks. We all need our energy to keep us going through the day, and all of the children are grateful for the wonderful food. Even the staff are partial to a school lunch! All of the other kitchen staff work so hard along-side Miss Hessey to get our food ready and we are very grateful.
Mrs K. Williamson, Mr P. Naughton, Mrs A. Hardman, Mr C. Hargreaves, Mrs L. Morgan: Mid-Day Supervisors
Our mid-day supervisors are here every day to keep our children safe and entertained on the playground and in the hall. All of the children love the mid-day supervisors as they are always playing games with them, and making everyone smile. That’s not including all of the bumps and grazes that they sort out every day. What would we do without them?
Our lovely school is linked directly with the Upton Pre-School. All of the staff from the pre-school are an integral part of our team and ensure that the children are given the best possible start, as well as offering an amazing after-school service for our children.
To find out more about the pre-school staff, please click the links below.