Oaklands Primary School

Staff Team

The Oaklands Team:

We have a team of over 60 staff working at Oaklands - cleaners, lunch staff, teachers, nursery nurses, teaching assistant, playworkers and administrative staff.

Together we work hard for every Oaklands child and our Oaklands community.

Below is our staff structure for 2018-19:

  • Headteacher: Miss T Hodgson  
  • Deputy Headteacher  Miss K Packham 
  • School Business Manager Mrs O Brady 
  • SENCO Miss K Young 



Butterflies (am) and Dragonflies (pm) - Miss R Brooks, Miss A Betkowska, Mrs S D'Souza and Mrs S Larsson


Bumblebees - Miss P Carter and Mrs N Franklin

Ladybirds - Miss S Cross and Miss A Betkowska

Supported by Miss R Masih and Mrs N Hough

 Y1-Y2 “PLANETS” PHASE – led by Ms L Read

Year 1

Mercury - Mrs S Hutchings 

Venus - Miss S Antcak

Teaching Assistant for Year 1 - Mrs T Zia and Mrs A Chmiest

Year 2

Jupiter - Ms L Read

Mars - Miss H Thanvi

Teaching Assistants for Year 2 - Mrs J Gamea and Mrs W Vanson

Y3-Y4 “TREES” PHASE – led by Miss S Rafique

Year 3

Ash - Miss I Parveen

Birch -  Miss G Majidi

Teaching Assistant for Year 3 - Ms C Boyd Joseph

Year 4

Elm - Miss S Rafique

Chestnut - Mrs M Murtagh

Rowan - Miss C Young and Mrs H Collinson

Teaching Assistants for Year 4 - Mrs G Gardner and Mrs D Rowe

 Y5-Y6 “BIG CATS” PHASE – led by Mrs H Castle

Year 5

Leopards - Miss L Evans

Panthers - Miss G Artiles

Teaching Assistant for Year 5 - Mrs A Ash, Miss K Samji and Mr J Townson

Year 6

Lions - Mrs H Castle

Tigers - Mr K Acheson

Pumas - Mrs S Campbell

Support Teachers for Year 6 - Miss R Samuel Wright and Mrs K Chana

Teaching Assistants for Year 6 - Mrs A Salisbury, Mrs A Sarghini and Mrs A Woodhams


PPA Teacher - Miss J Auvache

 Support Teams

Admin Team

  • Mrs D Sihra
  • Miss S Mullen 
  • Mrs E McCarthy

Premises Team

  • Mrs M Joseph
  • Mrs E McCarthy 
  • Mrs Y Hall Daly 
  • Mrs P Sandhu 

Lunchtime Team

  • Mrs A Ash 
  • Mrs S Azam 
  • Mrs A Bromfield 
  • Mrs N Franklin 
  • Mrs E McCarthy 
  • Mrs S Messenger 
  • Mrs H Olol 
  • Mrs P Owen 
  • Mrs S Said 

Rocket Club Team

  • Mrs A Ash – Rocket Club Manager
  • Mrs J Gamea – Rocket Club Deputy Manager
  • Mrs C Boyd Joseph 
  • Mrs A Bromfield 
  • Mr J Townson 
  • Mrs Y Waheed 
  • Mrs T Zia