School Staff

Meet the Staff Team September 2023/24


Not only are we a friendly and supportive school of happy, independent, enthusiastic learners, we are an  equally enthusiastic, energetic and dedicated staff team .  

Senior Leadership Team:

Headteacher: Mr. Dathan

Deputy Headteacher: Mrs. Williams 

Assistant Headteacher KS2: Mrs. Page

Assistant Headteacher KS1: Mrs. Bowen

EYFS Manager: Mrs. Reading

SENCo (Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator): Mrs. Williams 

Administration Team:

School Business Manager:  Mr. Dillon

School Office Manager: Mrs. Bowling

School Finance Officer: Mrs. Jones 

Receptionists/School Administrators: Miss Brown and Mrs. Jalporte

Class Teachers and Class-Based Teaching Assistants:

NUR    Mrs. Virnuls
Nursery Teaching Assistants: Mrs. Adams
RJR    Mrs. Reading and    RKG    Mrs. Garvey    
Reception Teaching Assistants: Mrs. Duckhouse, Miss Evans and Mrs. Morgan-Lee 

1MK     Dr. Kirby and    1HB    Miss Bate
Year 1   Teaching Assistant: Mrs. Smith

2BT    Mrs. Bowen & Mrs. Trafford  and   2SW    Mrs. Whittaker
Year 2   Teaching Assistants: Mrs. Crompton, Mrs. Hemming 

3HP    Mrs. Hawthorne & Mrs. Page and    3MS    Mr. Stead
Year 3   Teaching Assistants: Mrs. Room and Mrs. Green (SEN)

4HR    Ms. Reeves and     4SB    Mrs. Brooks
Year 4   Teaching Assistant:  Miss Hughes

5JL    Mrs. Lewellyn and    5HM    Miss Moore      
Year 5   Teaching Assistant:   Mrs. George

6AS    Miss Smith and    6CW    Miss Williams
Year 6   Teaching Assistant: Mr. Holloway

Cover staff and Enrichment Teachers:  Mrs. Bryan, Mrs. Matthews, Dr. Fishwick and Mr. Weston

Learning Support, Pupil Premium and Nurture: Mrs. Lewis, Miss. Lynch and Mr. Eagleton 

Language Base Teachers:
LB1    Mrs. Pitcher 
Teaching Assistant: Miss McAndrew
LB2    Mrs. Teasdale 
Teaching Assistant: Mrs. Underhill
Speech and Language Therapists: Miss Morris and Ms. Hatton 
Forest School Leader: Dr. Fishwick
Site Team:
Premises and Site Manager: Mr. Gittens

Assistant Caretakers : Mr. Tyler and Mr. Murphy

Lunchtime Supervisors:

Lead Supervisor:   Miss Hughes 
SupervisorsMrs. Bennet, Mrs. Meredith, Mrs. Pewtner,  Mrs. Kiyani, Ms. Blick , Mrs. Kaur and Mrs. Bradley.

No school employee has a gross annual salary of £100,000 or more. 

Lickey Hills Primary School and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and the PREVENT strategy and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Pupils learn to accept and uphold our fundamental British values.

All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. A Disqualification Self Declaration Form is to be completed and returned with the application.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender reassignment, age, disability, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy/maternity or race