The Orchards Primary Academy Reception Open Days Thursday 17th October 10am-11am or Tuesday 22nd October 2pm-3pm We would love to show you around our Early Years unit and give you an opportunity to meet the staff!


The Orchards Primary Academy Staffing 2018-19


Head Teacher:                               Mrs H Carrier (DSL)


Deputy Head Teacher:                  Mr D O’Neill (KS2 Phase Leader, Maths Leader, Deputy DSL, Year 6 Teacher & member of SLT)


Assistant Head Teacher:               Miss H Byrne (KS1 Phase Leader, Literacy Leader, Deputy DSL, Year 6 Teacher & member of SLT)


SENCO:                                         Dr M Bedward (member of SLT)


EYFS Leader:                                Miss E Hughson (Reception Teacher & Member of SLT)




Year 5 Teacher:                              Miss K Bell (Curriculum and Children’s University Lead)


Year 4 Teacher:                              Mr P Kendrick


Year 3 Teacher:                              Miss A Gindhay


Year 2 Teacher:                              Mrs R Hughes (Music, RE & PSHE Lead)


Year 1 Teacher:                              Mrs J Addis (Science and Forest School Lead)


Nursery Teacher:                            Miss I Alborghetti (NQT)


Year 6 TA:                                       Miss S Roe (Catch Up Intervention)


Year 4 & 5 TA:                                Mrs A Flynn (Catch Up Intervention, Art enrichment)


Year 4 1:1 TA:                                Miss K Nesbitt (Lego Therapy)


Year 3 TA:                                      Mrs J Vaughan (Catch Up intervention)




year 2 TA:                                      Mrs M Jones (Catch Up)


year 1 TA:                                      Mrs H Breecher


Reception TA:                                Mrs S O’Rourke


EYFS TA:                                       Miss E Roe (Wellcomm and SALT)


Nursery TA:                                    Mrs R Whitehouse


Pre-Academy:                                Miss M Gauntlett (Deputy DSL)


Pre-Academy:                                Mrs F Sharif


Pre-Academy:                                Mrs D Jones


Pre-Academy:                                Mrs Buchanan (Mon – Wed)


KS1 Maths booster:                       Mrs Madhkoor (12 hours)


KS2 Maths booster:                       Mrs Dendukuri (12 hours)


Office Manager:                             Mrs C Hadley


Attendance Officer:                        Mr M Hadley


Business Manager:                       Mr R Myles


Building Site Supervisor:               Mr D Bryant


Cleaning Team:                             Mrs B Bennett


Cleaning Team:                             Ms L Taylor


Malachi Support:                           Brian Walsh (Tuesdays)


Catering Manager:                        Mrs S Swan


Catering:                                       Mrs K Holroyd


Catering:                                       Mrs P Alexander




Lunchtime Team:                          Mrs J Buchanan


                                                     Mrs C Hodgetts


                                                     Ms M Morris


                                                     Mrs D French


                                                     Mrs C Elliott-Smith


                                                     Mrs S Dendukuri


                                                     Teaching Assistants also provide lunchtime cover.

If you would like more information about joining the Trust, or would like an informal chat about our work, please don’t hesitate to call Professor Michelle Shaw on: 01902 518592JOIN THE TRUST