Meet the Staff

About Us

The Python Hill Academy Staff

Senior Leadership Team and Teachers

Mr A Stirland – Principal
Mrs N Gibbs    – Vice Principal

Foundation Stage
Mrs C Radford – Foundation Lead
Miss P Broadhurst – F1 Teacher

Years 1 and 2 Team
Miss E Cribb – Year 1 Teacher
Miss E Tanner – Year 1 Teacher
Miss K Gardner-Howard – Year 2 Teacher
Miss E Lounds – Year 2 Teacher
Mrs C Stirland – Year 2 Sets / SENCo

Years 3 and 4 Team
Miss K Bradford – Year 3 Teacher
Mrs N Macdonald/Mrs K Hutson – Year 3 Teachers (job share class)
Miss C Doyle – Year 4 Teacher
Miss A Prickett – Year 4 Teacher

Years 5 and 6 Team
Mrs B Squires – Year 5 Teacher
Mr R Briggs – Year 5 Teacher
Miss A Hadman – Year 5/6 Sets
Mr I Bennett – Year 6 Teacher
Miss C Johnson – Year 6 Teacher

Pastoral and Safeguarding Lead

Mrs L Robinson

Teaching Assistants
Mrs P McNab – Year 1 Sets
Miss A Jones – Year 4 Sets
Mrs S Coupe – Foundation Stage / Speech & Language
Judith Rafferty – Foundation Stage
Lorna Forman – Foundation Stage
Lisa Weldon – Year 3 Sets

All Other Staff

Support, Supervisory, Kitchen, Cleaners

Support Staff
Mrs J White – Office Manager
Mrs A Taylor – Office Assistant(part time)
Mrs J Hessey  –  Office Assistant
Mrs L Topham – Care Assistant
Mrs J Mattison – Care Assistant

Midday Supervisors
Mrs D Bassford
Mrs D Hardy
Mrs J Mattison
Mrs S Sum
Mrs L Topham
Mrs D Wilcox
Mrs D Wallace
Mrs K Thompson

Breakfast Club and After School Club Staff
Mrs A Jones
Mrs S Sum

Kitchen Staff
Mrs T Palermo – Academy Chef
Mrs M Powell – Kitchen Assistant

Cleaners
Mrs D Randall
Mrs D Wilcox
Mrs D Money
Mrs B Townroe