Meet the Staff

Senior Staff

Mr J Watson Executive Principal of The Canterbury Academy Trust
Mrs B Farrell Trust Executive Vice-Principal – Primary Campus
Miss B Wilson Head of School – Teaching and Learning
Mr C May Head of School – Ethos and Engagement,  SENCo
Mrs M Philpott Head of Foundation Years (Year R and Year 1)
Mrs N Young Head of Years 2 and 3
Mr B Hawkins Head of Years 4 and 5
Miss L Cooper Head of Year 6 and transition to Year 7
Ms K Birch Vice Principal – Pastoral


Special Educational Needs

Mrs V Butler The Canterbury Academy Trust SENCo
Mr C May Head of School – Ethos and Engagement, SENCo
Miss C Jones Cavendish Specialist Resource Provision Lead Teacher


Corporate Services

Mrs  D Wellard Corporate Services Manager for The Canterbury Primary School
Miss R Coombes Customer Service Team


Teaching Staff

Mrs S Raffell EYFS Teacher (Currently on Maternity Leave)
Mrs N Sillence EYFS Teacher
Miss E Keldris EYFS Teacher
Miss C Clifford Year 1 Teacher
Ms L Austin Year 1 Teacher
Mrs A Taylor Year 2 Teacher
Mrs K Goldsack Year 2 Teacher
Mrs N Young Year 2 Teacher /Head of Years 2 and 3
Mr C Kee Year 3 Teacher
Mr B Hawkins Year 4 Teacher / Head of Years 4 and 5
Mrs K Teehan Year 4 Teacher
Mrs S Supple Year 4 Teacher
Mrs S Kehoe Year 5 Teacher
Mrs K Blackwell Year 5 Teacher
Miss L Cooper Year 6 Teacher / Head of Year 6 and transition to Year 7
Mrs S Walker Year 6 Teacher
Mrs G Bryant SRP Interventions and MFL Teacher


Teaching and Learning Support Staff

Miss C Wright Year R
Miss C Middleton Year R
Mrs C Cooper Year 1
Mrs E Stearn Year 1
Mrs A Williams Year 2
Mrs T Martin Key Stage 1 Interventions
Mr H Parkes Year 3 / SRP Intervention
Mrs J Tong Year 3 / SRP Intervention / Breakfast Club Coordinator
Mrs L Hammik Year 4
Ms J Mennell Key Stage 2 Intervention / Year 5
Miss H Mills Year 6 / SRP Interventions / 326 Coordinator
Miss M Al-Maghrabi SRP Interventions
Miss N Leonard SRP Interventions
Mrs R Cooke Speech and Language Interventions
Mrs S Childs Transition Interventions
Mrs L Plumbley Deputy Pastoral Manager / Forest School Coordinator


Breakfast and 326 Club Staff

Mrs S Tong Breakfast Club Coordinator
Miss H Mills 326 Coordinator
Miss D Martin Breakfast Club / 326 Deputy Coordinator
Miss R Coombes Breakfast Club
Mrs M Tutt Breakfast Club / 326
Miss C Wright 326
Miss N Leonard 326
Mrs J Mennell 326
Mr E Stearn 326