Weston on Trent Church of England (Aided) Primary School

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Come and meet the highly trained staff at our school

Teaching staff for autumn 2021


Staff memberRoleResponsible for
Sarah Burns             



Safeguarding Lead.

E-Safety lead.

Health and Safety co-ordinator

Collective Worship




Pupil Premium

Heather Campbell


Class Teacher (Kingfishers)Computing.
Stephen Connor

Key Stage 2 leader

Class teacher (Eagles)

Reading, writing and spelling in KS2


Laura GardinerTrainee Teacher (Robins) 
Alison Hemsley  

Class teacher (Swallows)

Mental Health Lead

PE (sharing role)


D and T


Amy Melland

Key Stage 1 Leader.

Class teacher (Wrens)

Deputy DSL.

EVOLVE visits coordinator.                 


Phonics & reading, writing in KS1 and EYFS


PE (sharing role)



Martin Stephens

Class teacher (Robins)







Our teaching assistants


NameRoleResponsible for
Farhin AhmadSupporting teaching and learning in Swallows 
Anna BuonaguroSupporting teaching and learning in Robins and Kingfishers 
Jackie Ford

Delivering and assessing phonics in Key Stage 1

Supporting teaching and learning in Robins

Delivering and assessing Forest Schools (Forest Schools Lvl 3 Leader)

Qualified HLTA


Forest Schools

Precision Teaching



Freya IngmanSupporting teaching and learning in Wrens 
Louise LambertSupporting teaching and learning in Swallows 
Sarah Minto

Supporting teaching and learning in Wrens

Qualified HLTA

First Class @ Number

Key worker in Wrens 

Anti bullying.

Jo Molyneux

PPA cover, supporting teaching and learning in Eagles.

Qualified teacher


Collective worship.

Mo Nicholson


Speech and language support.

Supporting Forest Rangers (Level 2 cert.)


Playground buddies.

Laura SteedSupporting teaching and learning in Swallows 
Jennifer ValdingerSupporting teaching and learning in Swallows 






 Our midday play leaders

Nigel BarkerMidday play leader                                                         
Anna BuonaguroMidday play leader 
Donna BradburyMidday play leader and cleaner
Jackie FordMidday play leader 
Emma HarlowMidday Play Leader
Christine RobinsonMidday play leader 
Laura Steed Midday play leader and TA


Our Office Staff

Mrs Rebecca KnowlsonSchool Business Officer (acting)
VacancySchool Business Assistant


Other very important people in school.

Our caretaker Philip Marriott

Our cook: Louise Carr

Our cleaner and kitchen assistant Tina Holmes.

The YMCA coach who provides our outside school clubs, lunchtime coaching and PE lesson delivery Kane Richards.


We also have a number of highly valued volunteers.



  • Weston on Trent Church of England (Aided) Primary School,
  • Forrester Avenue, Weston-on-Trent,
  • Derby, England,
  • DE72 2HX
  • Tel: 01332700488
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