Staff


We have a extensive and hard working team of teaching and support staff at Woodlands.

Leadership Team

Headteacher: Mr John Demmerling
Deputy Headteacher: Miss Yvonne Crilly

Assistant Headteachers: Mrs Joanne Shephard Years 5 & 6 Leader (Currently on secondment) / Mrs Jo Duncombe KS1 Leader

Senior Leaders: Mrs Louise Chaplin- Early Years Phase Leader, Mrs Yvonne Crilly KS2 Phase Leader, Mrs Mandy Fisher-Inclusion Manager, Mrs Tina Murray-SENCO.

Teaching Staff

EYFS: Mrs Louise Chaplin, Miss Ellese Smallwood, Miss Jessica Hughes

Year 1: Mrs Dawn Jones, Mrs Kirsty Paterson
Year 2: Mrs Joanne Duncombe, Mrs Alison Dodd
Year 3: Mrs Lyndsey Thompson, Laura Roberts
Year 4: Mrs Diane Whiteley, Mrs Wendy Shedden
Year 5: Mrs Donna Ellis , Mr Ben Watkins
Year 6: Miss Zoe Hailey, Miss Kirstie Booth

Jigsaw: Mrs Julia Housley, Annette Smith. Helena Fairclough & Mandy Vale

Teaching Assistants

Early Years:Helen Archer, Anne Drury, Helen Browne, Emma Ingham, Lisa Hevingham, Sarah Bryan, Elleanor Thompson

Key Stage 1: Teresa Oliver, Anne-Marie Cross, Fiona Bramhill, Anna Barnett, Sue Williams, Sue Lewis, Roisin Whitehouse, Tara Powell

Key Stage 2: Kaye Price, Dena Molloy, Teresa Brennan, Tina Simpkins, Nicola Groves, Karen Millington, Julie Murdoch, Rose-marie Nicholas, Emma Richards

Library: Pauline Hall

Inclusion team

Inclusion Manager: Mrs Mandy Fisher

Learning Mentors: Mrs Annette Smith

Community Link Worker: Mrs Lynn Bailey

Administration Team

School Business Manager: Miss Vanessa Bradley

Administrators: Mrs June Phillips, Karen Skillen and Caroline Pollock