Staff List

Leadership Team

  • Principal: Mrs J Tipple
  • Vice Principals: Mr T Moore
  • Assistant Principal: Mrs A Mehigan
  • EYFS Lead: Mrs E Hunt
  • SENDCo: Mrs L Featherstone
  • Curriculum Leads: Miss C. Gales-Hasleham and Miss E. Nelson

Class Teachers

Please find details of the staff at Oaks Primary Academy below.

  • Nursery (Ducklings)
    Teacher: Mrs K Osborne and Mrs J Surridge
    LSA: Miss A McLaren
  • Reception (Robins)
    Teacher: Mrs E Hunt, Miss C Coutinho (Maternity Cover)
    LSA: Mrs E Brown and Mrs E Morris
  • Year 1 (Sparrows)
    Teacher: Miss S Driver
    LSA: Mrs A Cooper
  • Year 2 (Blackbirds)
    Teacher: Miss L Clark
    LSA: Mrs T Carter
  • Year 3 (Woodpeckers)
    Teacher: Miss E Nelson
    LSA: Mrs D Smith
  • Year 4 (Blue Jays)
    Teacher: Miss R Brandon
    LSA: Miss K Lawrence
  • Year 5 (Kingfishers)
    Teacher: Miss C Gale-Hasleham
    LSA: Mrs T Weller
  • Year 6 (Chaffinch)
    Teacher: Mrs A Mehigan and Mrs S Bennoson
    LSA: Mrs T Weller

Additional Team Members

  • Cover Teacher: Mrs S Bennonson and Mrs S Mcfadden 
  • Community Liaison Officer: Mrs J Osborne
  • Learning Mentor: Mrs K Richardson
  • PE and Sports Teacher: Mrs J Palmer
  • Forest School Lead: Mrs K Osborne 
  • Office Manager and PA to SLT: Mrs N Goldfinch-Palmer
  • Receptionist/Administrator: Mrs L Vadher
  • Premises Operative: Mr D Reynolds
  • Cleaning Staff: (Purgo)
  • Kitchen Staff: (Olive Dining)

Safeguarding Team

Please be aware that the members of the Safeguarding team for Oaks Primary Academy are as follows:

  • Designated Safeguarding Lead: Mrs J Osborne – Community Liaison Officer 
  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads: Mrs J Tipple, Mr T Moore, Mrs A Mehigan and Mrs L Featherstone 
  • Persons responsible for children with medical conditions: Mrs L Featherstone (Inclusion and Well-being Lead) and Mrs J Osborne (Community Liaison Officer)
  • Child Looked After Coordinator: Mrs J Osborne
  • Online Safety Coordinator: Mrs A Mehigan
  • Additional Members of the Safeguarding Team: Emma Elwin (Safeguarding Lead for LAT) and Enno Chinosa (Safeguarding Governor)