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Staff team

We have a passionate and committed staff team at Hope: 

  • Acting Principal – Mrs Barbara O'Hara

Teaching Staff:

  • Emma Carvosso  - Acting Assistant Principal (Phase Leader EYFS and Year 1) 
  • Ashu Chibber - Class teacher for Reception (P.E.)
  • Heather Murphy - Class teacher for Year 1
  • Michaela Laufs and Sarah Austin (SENCO) - Class teachers for Year 2
  • Sarah Stradling (Art) and Emma Burt-Reed - Class teachers for Year 3
  • Karen Pearce - Class teacher for Year 4 (Science and Music)
  • Jaine Ross (SEN Adviser)
  • Louise Thomas (cover teacher and intervention support teacher

Teaching Assistants:

  • Emily Ettridge - part time, Reception
  • Clare Eden - part time, Reception
  • Michael Clarkson - Year 1
  • Sarah Kensington - part time, Year 2
  • Sophie Pool - part time, Year 2
  • Trishna Pakti -  part time, Year 3
  • Sarah Johson - part time, Year 3
  • Jale Sipahi - Year 4

 Midday Supervisors:

  • Carol Regan
  • Donna Rawlings
  • Mary Cooper
  • Marcia Marsh
  • Hannah Blake

Support Staff:

  • Business Manager – Catherine Saill
  • Receptionists – Yuliya Praslova / Jill Burrows 
  • Premises Manager – Michael Shaw
  • Community Partnerships Co-ordinator – Beth Wells
  • Family Liaison Officer – Fiona Verge
  • Chaplain - Alex Barlow