Staff


Senior Leadership Team

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Mrs Hutton


Head Teacher
Likes: Hot sunny days, trips to the seaside, laughing at funny jokes and of course everything about Buckland Primary School. Dislikes: Brussel sprouts, being cold and an untidy office
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Mrs Mahon


Deputy Headteacher / Phase Leader UKS2
Likes: Travelling to new places, spending time with family and friends, good manners, Dislikes: Traffic jams

Teaching Staff

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Mrs Catterall


Phase Leader EYFS / Reception Leader
Likes: Reading, gardening and spending time with my family and friends. Dislikes: Nasty smells
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Mrs McGarry


Reception Teacher
Likes: Horseriding, Spending time with friends and family and white wine Dislikes: Birds
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Mrs Cox


Class Teacher and Year 1 Leader
Likes: Walks in the countryside, Watching my children on stage (acting and dancing), Chocolate Dislikes: Football!
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Mrs Renard


Class Teacher
Likes: Music, Reading and chocolate Dislikes: broccoli
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Miss Mead


Class Teacher
Likes: Spending time with family and friends,  Holidays &  Chocolate Dislikes: Bananas
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Miss Wilson


Class Teacher
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Mrs Houghton


Class Teacher and Year 2 Leader
Likes: A good shopping trip, de-stressing at the gym and nice bar of dairy milk chocolate! Dislikes: Wasps
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Miss Abbott


Class Teacher and Phase Leader LKS2
Likes: Travelling, Broadstairs and Christmas. Dislikes: Olives 😷!
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Miss Lyde


Class Teacher
Likes: Traveling, elephants and sunny days. Dislikes: Ketchup
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Mrs Evans


Class Teacher and Year 4 Leader
Likes: Gardening, boating and travelling.   Dislikes: Winter
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Miss Goodwin


Class Teacher
Likes: Shopping, cats and chocolate. Dislikes: Rain
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Mrs Davis


Class Teacher
Likes: Superheroes, books & exploring. Dislikes: Mayonnaise.
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Mr De Leonardis


Class Teacher
Likes: Travelling, football and Kangaroos Dislikes: Birds and planes (anything with wings!!)
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Miss Pickersgill


Class Teacher and Year 6 Leader
Likes: Flamingos, chocolate and shopping. Dislikes: Bad manners
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Mr Cook


Class Teacher
Likes: Sport, camping & outdoor activities. Dislikes: Brussel sprouts
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Mrs Pearce-Kelly


Pupil Premium
Likes: Spending time with my family and our lovely tabby cat;  relaxing with a good book; Coffee and chocolate, but not necessarily in that order! Dislikes: Housework
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Mrs Genovesi


Numbers Count
Likes: Maths, red wine and the Donegal coast. Dislike: Paperwork.

Class Teaching Assistants

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Mrs Hathaway


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Good manners, Westies and being a Grandma. Dislikes: Flying insects and bad smells
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Mrs Brooker


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Going to the gym, shopping & ice cream Dislikes: Big spiders
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Mrs Gove


Teaching Assistant
Likes: gardening, dogs and jellybabies. Dislikes: beetroot
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Mrs Burley


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Swimming, Winnie the Pooh and the colour red. Dislikes: Spiders.
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Mrs Merriman


Teaching Assistant
Likes: working with children, reading, eating chocolate. Dislikes: winter and being cold
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Mrs Downs


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Chocolate cake, laughing & spending time with my family, wine, dancing & I love my job! Dislikes: Heights
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Mrs Penrose


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Autumn, shopping & learning new things. Dislikes: Rain
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Mrs Duncan


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Swimming, walking and cycling. Dislikes: Traffic jams
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Mrs Harrison


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Reading, spending time with family & going on holiday. Dislikes: Disorganisation.
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Mrs Cawte


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Art, gardening & history. Dislikes: Bad manners
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Mrs Collins


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Football, the colour red & comedy. Dislikes: Rude people
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Mrs Parr


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Football, swimming & chocolate. Dislikes: Bad manners
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Mrs Wells


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Walking, wildlife and reading. Dislikes: Cooking under pressure
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Mrs Edmunton


Teaching Assistant
Likes: Walking along the seashore, the colour blue, spring & Autumn. Dislikes:  The noise and bustle of busy cities

SEND Support Team

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Mrs Tracey


Senco
Likes: Long walks in the sunshine, happy laughter & cakes. Dislikes: Wet, dull winter days
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Mrs Cook


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Gardening, going to the gym and reading. Dislikes: Cooking
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Mrs McDermott


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Chocolate, friends & family and horses. Dislikes: Spiders
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Ms Sheppard


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: reading, gardening and wine Dislikes: bad manners
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Ms Webb


Learning Support Assistant
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Mrs Barber


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Disney, chocolate and Christmas Dislikes: Brussel Sprouts
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Mrs Jokubauske


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Chocolate, travelling and sincere smiles Dislikes: Rain storms
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Mrs Lancaster


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Dancing, rum & camping. Dislikes: Rudeness
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Ms Layzell


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Horseriding and reading Dislikes: Brussel Sprouts
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Mrs Bax


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Music, films and walks. Dislikes: Sharks
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Mrs Scott


Learning Support Assistant
Likes: Art, walking, music. Dislikes: Iced up car windows
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Mrs Fairman


Learning Support Assistant
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Mrs Kola-Olukotun


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Support Staff

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Mrs Wylie


School Business Manager
Likes: The smell of cut grass, the summer months (particularly August!) and driving with the top down. Dislikes: Rude people
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Ms Caller


Home School Link Worker
Likes: Cheesecake, going to the gym and quiet! Dislikes: people using their mobile phone whilst driving
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Mrs Brown


Welfare Assistant
Likes: Chocolate, bubble baths and good food. Dislikes: Early mornings!
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Mrs Hawthorn


Welfare Officer and Deputy DSL
Likes: Chocolate, red wine and spending time with family. Dislikes: Being disorganised and celery!
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Mrs Bezants


School Administrator
Likes: Coastal walks, chocolate and dogs. Dislikes: Rudeness
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Mrs Steel


School Administrator
Likes: Baileys , Chocolate and watching rugby. Dislikes: Lateness and spiders
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Mrs Harris


Lunchtime Supervisor
Likes: listening to music, walking and spending time with the family Dislikes: Snow!
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Mrs Green


Lunchtime Supervisor
Likes: Zumba, walking and time with family. Dislikes: Coconut
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Mr Smith


Caretaker
Likes: Motorbikes, Coca-Cola & photography. Dislikes: Fox poo!
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Mr Steele


Premises Manager
Likes: football, fast cars and travel Dislikes: Queues