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 (currently on parental leave)
Mr B Hawkins Deputy Headteacher / Head of Years 4 and 5
Mrs M Philpott Head of Foundation Years (Year R and Year 1)
Mrs N Young Head of Years 2 and 3
Miss L Cooper Head of Year 6 and transition to Year 7
Miss 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 (currently on parental leave)
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 L Austin EYFS Teacher
Miss E Keldris Year 1 Teacher
Mrs A Taylor Year 1 Teacher
Miss C Clifford Year 2 Teacher
Mrs A Williams Year 2 Teacher
Mrs N Young Year 2 Teacher /Head of Years 2 and 3
Mrs H Hayward Year 3 Schools Direct Trainee
Mrs S Supple Year 3 Teacher
Mrs K Teehan Year 4 Teacher
Mrs K Blackwell Year 4 Teacher
Mrs S Kehoe Year 5 Teacher
Mrs S Walker Year 5 Teacher
Miss L Cooper Year 6 Teacher / Head of Year 6 and transition to Year 7
Mr B Hawkins Year 6 Teacher / Deputy Headteacher / Head of Years 4 and 5
Mr C Kee 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
Mr E Stearn Year 1
Mrs T Martin Year 2
Miss C Waters Year 2
Mrs L Hammick Year 3
Mrs J Tong Year 4 / SRP Intervention / Breakfast Club Coordinator
Miss H Mills Year 4 / SRP Interventions / 326 Coordinator
Mr T Graham Year 4/ SRP Interventions
Miss E Marsh Year 5
Mrs J Mennell Year 6
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
Miss I Molloy Maths Interventions
Mrs C Biggin Reading and Phonics Interventions


Breakfast and 326 Club Staff

Mrs J 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