School Information

Who's Who .... 


Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher - Mr Chris Cannings

Deputy Headteacher/Key Stage 1 Leader - Mrs Nicky Wake

Assistant Headteacher/Key Stage 2 Leader - Mrs Alison Blackman

Business Manager - Mrs Ali Richards

Admin Team

School Secretary - Mrs Jackie Greenland

Clerical Assistant/Receptionist - Miss Celeste Jeffery


Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

SENDCO - Mrs Sarah Marriott

Elklan Practitioner - Mrs Sue Rhymes

Thrive Practitioners - Mrs Jean Lapham and Mrs Nicky Wake



Breakfast and After School Clubs

Play Leaders - Mrs Dawn Shane, Miss Emily North and Mrs Liz Davis


Registration Groups - Teachers, Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTAs) and Teaching Assistants (TAs)

Early Years 2+ and 3+ - Miss Emma Benson and Mrs Jessica Exton (Kendal); Mrs Caroline Howe, Mrs Kimberley Avent, Mr Mark Lapham and Mrs Michelle Massey.  

Year R - Mr Josh Bartlett (Pembroke); Miss Emily North.

Year R/1 - Miss Jenny Scrine (Corfe); Mrs Erin Lewis

Year 1 - Mrs Ali Lake and Mrs Jenny Lewis-Zdybel (Lulworth); Mrs Jenna Harrington and Mrs Sharon Fisher.

Year 2 - Mrs Aimee Appleton (Monmouth) and Miss Hannah Silman (Blaise);  Mrs Ann Trueman; Mrs Sonja Skuse and Miss Zoe Davies.

Year 3 - Mrs Emma Hughes (Yarmouth) and Mrs Laura Cullen (Yarmouth) and Miss Ruth Dean (Edinburgh); Mrs Dawn Shane and Mrs Jean Lapham.

Year 4 - Mrs Alison Blackman (Senior Leadership Team) and Mrs Cat Arnold (Windsor); Mrs Liz Davis and Mrs Sue Rhymes. 

Year 5 - Miss Abegail Hanks (Dover);  Mrs Anne Quinn, Mrs Coral Adams and Mrs Hannah O'Reilly.

Year 6 - Miss Rebecca Wright (Arundel); Mrs Jane Bond and Mrs Sharon Weeks.

PPA Cover (non-contact time for teachers for Planning, Preparation and Assessment) will usually be covered by Mrs Ann Trueman, Mrs Caroline Howe and Mrs Emma Haines.  Mrs Miranda Gillard and Mrs Lucy Nicholls continue to work with us as Cover Teachers for absences.   

KS2 Cookery - Mrs Coral Adams


School Meals Supervisory Assistants (SMSAs)

Senior SMSA - Mrs Chris Stanley

SMSAs - Mrs Carol Randell, Mrs Jenna Harrington, Miss Jessica Webb, Mrs Mandy Weeks, Mrs Michele Allan, Mrs Sharon Weeks and Mrs Sue Bygrave.  Vacancies 


Site Team

Site Manager - Mrs Ali Richards (Senior Leadership Team)

Caretaker - Mr Peter Sedar

Cleaners - Mrs Mandy Weeks, Mrs Natasha Gadsby, Mrs Rachael Dunster and Mrs Sue Nye



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Castle Primary School
Newlands Road,
BS31 2TS


0117 986 4489