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Staff Roles and Responsibilities


Job Title



Executive Headteacher

Abi Misselbrook-Lovejoy

Governance, strategic direction and evaluation, project group lead, recruitment and staffing. In charge of improvement across both Newington Green and Rotherfield primary schools.

Head of School

Jo Jones

Parental communication, DSL, staff CPD, assessment and standards management information, policies.

Assistant Head- SEND and Pastoral

Ciara Holland

SENDco, support staff Line Management, Interventions and CPD of support staff.

Deputy Headteacher Jess Beesen-Smith Curriculum development across both Newington Green and Rotherfield primary schools.
Assistant Headteacher Satya Maremanda Head of digital strategy; development and teaching of the Computing curriculum and the use of technology to support all areas of school life.

Assistant Head- Phase 2  Maths/Science

Annette Cumming

NQT mentor, monitoring quality of teaching and pupil progress across years 4 to 6, supporting quality of teaching.

Assistant Headteacher Phase 1 and English

Rachel Howard

NQT mentor,Monitoring quality of teaching and pupil progress across years 1 to 3, supporting quality of teaching.

School Business Manager

Leonie Barnard

Finance, payroll, contract review, premises and statutory HS compliance, project management across both schools.

Senior Admin Officer

Karen Bolden

Admin, data, HR , Governor clerk and procurement

Admin Officer

Lesley Chatten

Reception and Admin

Premises Manager


Premises, Health and Safety of site, contracts liaison, statutory compliance.


Emily Bland

Class Teacher Y6- Hawthorn


Lucy Kelly

Class Teacher Year 6 - Sycamore

Out and About lead


Kimberley Smart

Class Teacher Y5 –Chestnut


Carolina Koh

Class Teacher Y5 -Maple


Nora Achghaf

Class Teacher Year 4 -Rowan


Kate Griswood

Class Teacher Year 4 - Willow


Rebecca Thompson

Class Teacher Year 3 -Hazel


Caroline Roberts

Class Teacher Year 3 –Beech


Sophie Barnes

Class Teacher Year 2-Birch


Isabel Rickarby

Class Teacher Year 2- Holly


Zara Pears

Class Teacher Year 1- Pine


Henry Hobart

Class Teacher Year 1 -Oak


Amy Nelson

Teacher in Reception –Elm


Kelly English

Class Teacher Reception- Ash


Kelly Sears

Class Teacher Nursery- Palm

HLTA Team Lead


Tina Webb

Cover for teaching staff, line manager to support staff in Years 3-6 leading interventions

HLTA Team Lead


Karen Davidson

Cover for teaching staff, line manager to support staff in 1and 2, R and N, leading interventions

HLTA Specialist

Nahdeanah Francis-Pennant


HLTA Specialist



HLTA Specialist

Janet Long

Spanish lessons

HLTA Specialist



HLTA behaviour and pastoral

Rachel Betterton

Pastoral support, delegated interventions, 1 to 1, group and in class support

Out of Hours provision Caroline Garton Deputy DSL, Breakfast Club and After School Provision

Home School Worker

Parul Monnan

Attendance Officer

Cover Supervisor

Naomi Thake

Cover for teaching staff

 Child & Family Support Worker Sally Lindsay-German Child & Family Support

Teaching Assistant

Michelle Moncur

Class Support

Teaching Assistant

Joanne Hinton

Class Support

Teaching Assistant

Chrissy Clarke

Class Support

 Teaching Assistant Tina Boulton Class Support

Teaching Assistant

Henry Hobart

Class Support

Teaching Assistant

Maureen Reagan

Class Support

Teaching Assistant

Hatidze Hadziu

Class Support

Teaching Assistant

Suezann Seal

Class Support

 Teaching Assistant Shania Hughes Class Support
 Teaching Assistant Daisy Taylor Class Support
Teaching Assistant Kirsty Edwards Class Support

Early Years Educator

Mandy McColm

Class Support

Teaching Assistant/MMS

Ilknur Akil

Class Support

Teaching Assistant /MMS

Terri O'Regan

Class Support

Midday Meals Supervisor

Hayley White Lunchtime supervisor