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Our Staff

Mrs Niki Ambrose

Headteacher & Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Chrissy Simpson-Edmands

Deputy Headteacher, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, Autism Champion, Maths Lead and ARB Lead

Mrs Katie Mungles

Assistant Headteacher, Curriculum Lead, Assessment Lead & English Lead. Gwithian Class Teacher (Year 1/2)

Mrs Jo Atkinson

SENDCo, Pupil Premium Leader & Designated Teacher for Looked After Children Leader,DCPO and TIS Practitioner

Miss Naomi Watts


Mrs Sian Miles

Pastoral Lead

Mrs Caroline Watling

Office Manager

Mrs Tamsyn Gendall

ARB Teacher

Mrs Lisa Farnham


Miss Sammy Symons

Teaching Assistant Reception Class

Mrs Katie Lepore

Nursery Three Year Old Room leader. Cape Class Teaching Assistant Gwenver Reception Class

Mrs Emma Hood

Nursery Three Year Old Teaching Assistant Lunchtime Playleader

Miss Holly Catterall

Godrevy Class Teacher (Y1/2) P.E Lead

Mrs Louise Preston

Gwithian Class Teacher ( Y1/2) Computing Lead and Science Lead (On Maternity Leave)

Mr Darren Taffinder

Gwithian Class Teacher (Yr 1/2) Computing Lead

Miss Louise Wilde

Porthcurno Class Teacher ( Y3/4) Geography Lead & R.E Lead

Mr Jack Rutterford

Sennen Class Teacher (Y5/6) History Lead and Educational Visits Co-ordinator

Mrs Claire Collins

DST Champion and RWI Fast-Track Tutor

Miss Kay Johnson

Teaching Assistant (ARB) and Breakfast Club Leader

Mrs Sarah Crummay

Librarian & Cornish Language

Mrs Nicola Simpson-Edmands

Outdoor Learning Lead and Teaching Assistant

Mrs Mags Pellow

Teaching Assistant and Breakfast Club

Miss Rebecca Cuzick

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Beatrice Reseigh

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Kate Russ

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Mary Hessell

Teaching Assistant

Miss Elaine Trudgeon

Teaching Assistant & Breakfast Club Leader

Mrs Gabe Hudyk

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Jessica Tonkin

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Melissa Gilbert

Teaching Assistant and Lunchtime Supervisor

Mrs Kath Swanson

Kitchen Team, Lollipop Lady & Poet in Residence!

Mrs Samantha Hadden

Lunchtime Supervisor

Miss Janice Warren

Lunchtime Supervisor/Cleaner

Miss Tanja Baldwin

Cleaning Supervisor


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