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Our Staff


Senior Leadership
Headteacher Mrs Clare Owen - (Designated Safeguarding Lead)
Deputy Headteacher Mrs Rebecca Bettles
SENDCo Mrs Michelle Woods (Designated Safeguarding Lead)

Teachers:  Mrs Liz Byrne

Teaching Assistants: Miss Lucy Monk, Miss Becky Dunmall & Mrs Sushma Yadav


Teacher:  Mrs Debs Holliday

Teaching Assistants:  Miss Gill Priddy, Mrs Anna O'Leary and Mrs Lindsay Sarjeant

Year 1

Teacher:  Mrs Eleanor Parks

Teaching Assistants:  Miss Jenny Goodfellow and Mrs Naomi Wood-Lynch

Year 2

Teacher:  Mr Sam George

Teaching Assistants:  Mrs Jan Cockburn and Mrs Karen Gillham, 

Year 3

Teacher:  Mrs Diane Tizzard & Mrs Alison Wilmshurst

Teaching Assistants:  Mrs Merrilyn Watson and Mrs Penny McCredie

Year 4

Teacher:  Miss Pennie Greenwood

Teaching Assistants:  Mrs Laurel Gardner

Year 5

Teachers:  Mr Andrew Milne

Teaching Assistants:  Mrs Amanda Sheppard and Mrs Margaret Williams

Year 6

Teacher:  Miss Elizabeth Mackie

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Vanessa Ahmed, Mrs Sue Lester, Mrs Fatima Rahman, Mrs Louise Seale & Mrs Sushma Yadav

Administrative and Site Staff
Office Manager / Admissions 
Mrs Jo Sheldon
Finance Officer Mrs Lizzy Williams
School Secretaries

Mrs Karen Miller & Mrs Catherine Nolan

Family Support Worker/Family Support Mrs Ellen Stock (Designated Safeguarding Lead)
Site Manager Mr Adrian Beaton
Beehive Manager / Beehive  Mrs Claire Richardson (Designated Safeguarding Lead)

“There are no employees at Bishops Down Primary & Nursery School that earn in excess

of £100,000 per annum”

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