Our Staff Team 2018/2019

Meet our Staff Team for 2018/2019

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 designated Safeguarding lead. She really loves this school! Mrs Boyden has worked at All Saints for many years. 

Mrs J. Davies: Deputy Headteacher & Maths Coordinator

We are very happy towelcome Mrs Davies to All Saints as our new Deputy Headteacher. Mrs Davies is a very experienced teacher who will be taking over the role of Maths lead at our school. 


Mrs A. Lawson: KS1 Lead,  Safeguarding Deputy and SENCO

Mrs Lawson is the Safeguarding and attendance deputy in our school. She is responsible for making sure that our children are safe and coming to school to be able to progress and enjoy learning.


Mrs E. Clark: KS2 Lead, English Lead and Y5 Teacher

Mrs Clark is the Key Stage 2 Leader, as well as being in charge of English. She is also part of our Senior Leadership Team. She is the Year 5 class teacher. Mrs Clark is responsible for making sure that Key Stage 2 runs smoothly, as well as developing our English provision throughout the school. She runs a range of clubs at school. She also loves sport!


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 an craft club at school.

Miss H. Fleming: Y1 Teacher alongside Mrs Williams

Miss Fleming is new to All Saints. She is also 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.


Mrs R. Cho: Y2 Teacher, Music and Pupil Premium/ Attendance Lead

Mrs Cho is in charge of Music and Pupil Premium at All Saints. She is also shares the teaching in Year 2. She makes sure that our school are confident when we sing and explore through music; organising school singing assemblies and events. She also runs the school choir and loves to sing and play netball. She runs our amazing school choir.

Miss J. Campbell: Y2 Teacher alongside Mrs Cho

Miss Campbell is also new to All Saints. She is also shares the teaching in Year 2 with Mrs Cho. Miss Campbell also works with some other classes in our school, so she knows all of the children very well.


Mrs K. Westbrook: Y3 Teacher, Computing & Latin Lead

Mrs Westbrook is in charge of Computing and Latin at our school. Mrs Westbrook is new to our school and she is the Year 3 teacher at All Saints. She is responsible for making sure that we can enjoy our Computing curriculum, as well as our school website and app. 


Mr D. Gaskell: Y4 Teacher and PE Leader

Mr Gaskell is the Year 4 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 regarding sport this year even further!


Mrs H. Hughes: Year 6 Teacher, Science & History/ Geography Lead, Outdoor Learning  

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 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.


Mrs N. Martindale: EYFS Teaching Assistant

Mrs Martindale is the teaching assistant for the Reception class at All Saints. She has been a part of our school for many years. She helps all of our Reception children to settle into school and start to love their learning by helping with everything from Letters and Sounds and Maths to getting our classroom organised for the day! She also organises our school equipment supplies which is a very big job!


Mrs S. Kelly: KS1 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Kelly is the Key Stage 1 teaching assistant at All Saints. She has also worked at All Saints for plenty of years. She is very talented at working with the children, especially the younger classes, to help them to learn at the best that they can in all subjects. Mrs Kelly likes to help out at lots of school clubs, from running to cooking!


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. She also helps out with cooking club.


Mrs J. Taylor: Nurture Lead

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: UKS2 Teaching Assistant

Mrs McDonnell is a teaching assistant in Year 5 & 6. She works hard to make an inclusive atmosphere and learning environment within her classroom. She is passionate about engaging children in home learning, and is very organised at organising the children’s home reading as well as helping to run Silver Seal! She has helped to run the drama club in school too.



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). Mrs O’Neill has also helped to run the drama club in school.

Miss E. Johnson: LKS2 Teaching Assistant

Miss Johnson is a teaching assistant in Year 3 & 4. 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 O. Barnes: Currently on Maternity Leave

Mrs Barnes is the school SENCO and EYFS lead and is part of our Senior Leadership Team with Mrs Boyden and Mrs Clark. She also shares our Reception class as the teacher. She is responsible for making sure that all children are included fully in our school, as well as our Early Years provision. Mrs Barnes is very creative and loves using the outdoor environment with the children.

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, our school would definitely be in chaos without her amazing organisation!


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 area, to putting up our Christmas tree and even opening and shutting the school. We all depends lots on Mr McGarry to help to fix anything and everything around school. We are very grateful.


Mrs S. King and Mrs G. Fletcher: Cleaners

Mrs King and Mrs Fletcher are 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.

Mrs J. Naylor, Mrs M. McNabb, Mrs S. King, Miss N. Andrews: Lunch-Time Staff

Our lunch-time staff are fantastic. Mrs Naylor 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 Mrs Naylor to get our food ready and we are very grateful.

Mrs K. Williamson, Mrs C. Pennington, Mr P. Naughton, Mrs A. Hardman, Mr C. Hargreaves, Mrs L. Carroll, 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.





Contact the School

All Saints Upton Primary School

Hough Green Road, Widnes
Cheshire, WA8 4PG

Tel: 0151 257 2450

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