Oakfields' Senior Leadership Team

Katrina Carroll, Headteacher, BEd

David Baldwin, Cognita – Assistant Director of Education

Lauren Brewster, Deputy Headteacher

Stephanie Green, Marketing Manager

Gita Makwana, Business Manager

Sarah Murphy, Early Years Lead

Helen Rogers, Admissions Manager



Safeguarding Team:

Katrina Carroll, Headteacher, Prevent Lead

Lauren Brewster, Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

Sarah Murphy, Early Years Designated Safeguarding Lead (EYDSL)

Sandra Priest, SCR Champion

Alison Wells, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (DDSL), Online Safety Lead

Jean Williams, Early Years Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (EYDDSL)


Please note our Safeguarding and all other Policies can be found under the “About Us” tab.

Staff Roles and Responsibilities - September 2018






Academic and professional Qualifications


Assigned responsibilities

Ms Helene Watson Universite Lille III Licence,  QTS French Teacher  -2 days per week


Miss Lauren Brewster BA 9Hons) Primary Ed + QTS Deputy Headteacher


Miss Melanie Brown BA (Hons)  + QTS


Year 5 Teacher/Mathematics Lead
Mrs Naomi Caffull BA (Hons) Prim


Reception Teacher
Mrs Katrina Carroll BEd Headteacher


Miss Katherine Gowing BA (Hons) Primary Ed + QTS Tear 1 Teacher/English Lead


Mrs Jude Marshall


BA (Hons) Primary Ed. + QTS Year 4 Teacher/RE Co-ordinator
Miss Catherine Moore BA Primary Ed


Year 4 Teacher/Assessment Lead
Miss Unathi Ndlwana BA English & Psychology


Year 5 Teacher/History Lead
Miss Christine Peacham B Ed in Sports Education and Drama


PE Teacher
Mr Neil Trusler BSc Sports Development (Hons) Year 6 Teacher/Science Co-ordinator


Mrs Alison Wells BA (Hons) Year 2 Class Teacher/Computing Lead


Mrs Jean Williams BA (Hons) Primary + QTS


Reception Teacher/Geography Lead
Mrs Suzanne Wiltshire BA Ed (Hons) Part Time Music Teacher





Mrs Sue Biagioni NNEB  

Kindergarten Practitioner Full Time


Miss Dominique Emin Foundation Degree in Childhood Studies Teacher


Mrs Sarah Murphy BA (Hons) + QTS


Head of Early Years
Mrs Caroline Panchal NNEB/ADCE


Kindergarten Practitioner Part Time
Miss Sabrina Butt NVQ Level 3 Teaching Assistant – Full time


Mrs Kate Johnstone BA 1 to 1 Learning Support





Name (first name, surname) Relevant qualifications Assigned responsibilities
Mrs Rhian Brentnall  


Well-being Lead
Mrs Clare Bridger T/A Level 3 Teaching Assistant – Part time 2.5 days


Mrs Linda Davies BA with Distinction Nursing Studies/TA Level 3 Teaching Assistant – Part time 2.5 days


Miss Helena Georgiou


Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Children & Young People Workforce: Early Learning & Childcare (City Guilds) Teaching Assistant
Mrs Elaine Finch Teaching Assistant – Part time 5 mornings


Mrs Heidi Harrison NVQ Level 3 Teaching Assistant/AAT Teaching Assistant


Mrs Victoria Langford NNEB Teaching Assistant – Kindergarten & Year 2 – Part Time 4 days


Miss Sabrina Mercury JEB.Teaching Dip./ASA Teaching Cert./Level 3 T/A + Advance. Level Apprenticeship in Teaching & Learning support.


Teaching Assistant & P/T Swimming Coach



Mrs Tracie Robinson Level 3 Teaching Assistant Teaching Assistant – Full Time


Mrs Tanya Sibley ASA. Teaching Cert.+ Nat. Rescue Award Part Time Swimming Coach


Mrs Anita Wiggins Level 3 Teaching Assistant Teaching Assistant





Mr David Ball


HND Popular Music Performance Guitar Teacher  (1 day per week)
Mr Neil Hogan Drum Teacher – 1 day per week


Miss Tracie Mendham Woodwind Teacher – 1 day per week


Miss Lauren Reed Violin and Piano Teacher



Mrs Nicky Chatfield Receptionist/Admin Assistant
Mr Andy Elsworth Maintenance Officer
Mrs Caroline Ferrand Midday Assistant
Mrs Sarah Hipgrave Midday Assistant
Mrs Tracie Jeffs Midday Supervisor
Mrs Michelle Kilner Finance Assistant Part Time
Mrs Shirley Lewis After School Care
Miss Helen Rogers Admissions Manager
Mrs Stephanie Green Marketing Manager
Mrs Gita Makwana Business Manager
Mrs Geraldine McCardle After School Care Assistant Part Time
Mrs Natalie Pluckrose Midday Assistant
Mrs Sandra Priest Head’s P.A/SCR/Recruitment Admin.
Mrs Christine Scott Out of School Clubs’ Leader
Mr Ken Stephenson IT Technician
Mrs Maria Went Midday Assistant
Mrs Pamela Wright Before- & After School Care
Mr Kevin Young Site Officer
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