Howletch Lane
Primary School

Meet the Staff

View our staff structure and their roles and responsibilities

Senior Leadership Team

Mrs H Beattie
Head Teacher
Mrs L Crombie
Deputy Head Teacher
Mrs M Armstrong
Assistant Head Teacher
Mrs M Avery
Assistant Head Teacher
Mrs A Walker
School Business Manager
Mrs C Clymo
Mr J Snelling
Y6 Teacher


  • Mrs H Beattie – Head Teacher, Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • Mrs L Crombie – Deputy Head Teacher, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead/LAC Lead
  • Mrs M Armstrong –  Assistant Head Teacher (Enhanced Learning Provision/EYFS Quality and Standards), Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • Mrs M Avery – Assistant Head Teacher (Personal Development and Safeguarding), Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • Mrs A Walker – School Business Manager
  • Mrs C Clymo – SENDCo, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • Mr J Snelling – Learning and Achievement Lead

Office Staff

Miss A Wigham
Administration Lead
Miss M Lloyd
Admin Assistant


Mrs N Daly
Nursery Teacher
Mrs T Mason
Reception Teacher
Mrs J Hale
Reception Teacher
Mrs C Pringle
Year 1/2 Teacher
Mrs C Clymo
Mrs M Avery
Assistant Head Teacher
Miss L Chisholm
Y2 Teacher
Miss A Burton
Y3/4 Teacher
Mr I Sutherland
Y4 Teacher
Mr J Grant
Y5 Teacher
Mr J Snelling
Y6 Teacher
Mr T Mitchell
Year 6 Teacher
Mrs E Bailey
Y6 Teacher
Miss C Berry
Y5 Teacher


  • Mrs N Daly – Nursery Teacher (Science Coordinator)
  • Mrs T Mason – Reception Teacher(EYFS Coordinator)
  • Mrs J Hale – Reception Teacher (Computing Coordinator)
  • Mrs C Pringle – Year 1/2 Teacher (Art Coordinator)
  • Mrs C Clymo – Year 1/2 Teacher (SENDCo/RE Coordinator)
  • Miss L Chisholm – Year 2 Teacher (ECT)
  • Mrs M Avery – Year 3 Teacher (PSHE/RSE Coordinator/Music Coordinator)
  • Miss A Burton – Year 3/4 (DT Coordinator)
  • Mr I Sutherland – Year 4 Teacher (PE Coordinator)
  • Mr J Grant – Year 5 Teacher (ECT)
  • Mr T Mitchell – Year 6 Teacher (Outdoor Learning Coordinator, Geography Coordinator)
  • Mr J Snelling – Year 6 Teacher (English and Phonics Coordinator)
  • Mrs E Bailey – Year 6 Teacher (Maths Coordinator)
  • Mrs M Armstrong – Enhanced Learning Provision Teacher (Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Coordinator)

Teaching Assistants

Mrs T Holmes
HL Teaching Assistant
Mrs F Talbot
HL Teaching Assistant
Mrs M Arnold
HL Teaching Assistant
Mrs H Crombie
Teaching Assistant
Miss N Richardson
Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Emerson
Teaching Assistant
Mrs T Scollins
Teaching Assistant
Miss J Nord
Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Clow
Teaching Assistant
Mrs T Summerill
Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Fletcher
Teaching Assistant
Miss R Cheney
Teaching Assistant
Miss N Brown
Teaching Assistant
Mrs M Tucker
Teaching Assistant
Miss A Kileen
Teaching Assistant
Mt R Forster
Sports Coach

Support Staff

Miss A Wigham
Attendance Officer
Mrs K Harrison
Parent support Advisor
Mrs C Gash
School Counsellor

School Premises Staff

Mrs L Forster
Premises Manager

Extra Curricular Support Staff

Mrs E Banks
Mrs P Bartell
Miss C Kempthorne
Mrs S Sinclair
Mrs C Burton
Mrs P Broom
Mrs M Greenfield
Mrs S Hall
Mrs T McKee
Mrs M Sinclair
Miss C Wilkinson


  • Mrs L Forster – Site Manager
  • Mr A Bryson – Caretaker
  • Mrs E Banks – Cleaning Staff
  • Mrs P Bartell – Cleaning Staff
  • Miss C Kempthorne –  Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant, Cleaning Staff,  Breakfast Club
  • Mrs S Sinclair – Kitchen Staff
  • Mrs C Burton – Breakfast Club, Tea Time Club
  • Mrs P Broom – Kitchen Staff, Tea Time Club
  • Mrs M Greenfield – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Mrs S Hall – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Mrs T McKee – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Mrs M Sinclair  – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Mrs T Unsworth – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Miss C Wilkinson – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Mrs L Anderson – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
  • Mrs L Parsley-Dobson – Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

Other Staff in School

Music Teachers: We have woodwind, strings, guitar and drum teachers in school each week.

Medical/Therapy Staff: We have regular visitors in school to deliver specialist provision to pupils with special needs e.g. Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech & Language etc.

Privacy Policy

We regard your privacy as important and any personal information you give to us will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulations.

We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information via our contact us page and contact forms available on various pages throughout the website.

Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.

Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised members of staff as part of the provision of school services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us.

This website uses Google Analytics which provides statistical data about the usage of the site. This information is not used to identify individuals, but is collected to provide us with an understanding of the areas of interest on our site and how our site is being used.

If you are connected to the internet you will have an IP Address. This may take the form of a figure, such as 333.333.22.1. The address will be automatically collected and logged as part of the connection of your computer to our web server and may be used to determine the total number of visits to each part of the site. This data is not collected and used for other purposes.

This website contains links to other websites. The School is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.

This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.

If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both Data Protection and Freedom of Information.