Our Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Name Position
Sam Mawer Headteacher
Paul Stewart Assistant Headteacher, Curriculum and Behaviour for Learning
Sue Roberts SENDCO

Thorplands Administration Team

Name Position
Debbie Hendle Administrator (Mon – Fri)
Elaine Borrow Administrator (Tue, Wed & Thur)
Pauline Van der Vyver Finance Administrator
Ellie Alexander Finance/Nursery Administrator


Name Position
Heather Ives Reception Teacher & RWI lead
Sophie Tanswell/Chloe Hughes Year 1 Teachers
Alison Lyon Year 2 Teacher
Rob Goldring/Joshua Hemmings Year 3 Teachers
Agnieszka Bednarska-Piszczek Year 4 Teacher
Paul Stewart/Tom Ash Year 5 Teachers
Daniela Dean Year 6 Teacher

Support Worker

Name Position
Charlotte O'Reilly Family Support Worker Designated Safeguarding Lead

Teaching Assistant

Name Position
Agnes Corrigan Teaching Assistant
Shelley Lynch Teaching Assistant
Ann Leach Teaching Assistant
Cheryl Ambidge Teaching Assistant
Marie Warren Teaching Assistant
Tina Graziano Teaching Assistant
Sarah Goldup Behaviour Support Assistant

Nursery Staff

Name Position
Emily Hall Nursery Manager (maternity leave)
Jo Ashworth Nursery Support
Diane Shakespeare Nursery Support
Sarah Cryan-Scully Nursery Support
Edyta Zarzycka Nursery Support
Sally O’Connor Nursery Support
Holly Faulkner Nursery Support (maternity leave)
Gillian Batty Nursery Support
Kimberley Shellard Nursery Support

Thorplands Lunchtime Team

Name Position
Jennifer Tague Lunch Supervisor
Jale Bailey Breakfast Club supervisor & Lunchtime supervisor
Zana Gashi Lunch Supervisor
Sally Hale Breakfast Club supervisor & Lunchtime Supervisor and casual cleaner

Thorplands Site Supervisor

Name Position
Robert Thomas Site Supervisor

About Us

Thorplands Primary School joined the Northamption Primary Academies Trust on June 1st 2018. We work closely with NPAT to ensure continued high standards of values, behaviour and encourage everyone to go beyond the expected. This has become the school's mission statement: Work, Learn, Earn

Contact Us

Headteacher: Sam Mawer
Thorplands Primary School and Nursery
Farm Field Court

Tel: 01604 493384

Working in Partnership

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