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Essendon C of E (VC) Primary School

Let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works

The Staff Team

Our Staff Team


Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher: Charlotte Tudway

Deputy Headteacher: Antonia Wild

Senior Teacher: Katie Bedi

Senior Teacher: Claire Pulham


Foundation Stage Unit (Pantherswood)

Teacher: Victoria Jones (P/T 3 days)
Teacher: Janet Pinfold (P/T 2 days)
Teaching Assistant: Yvonne Bines 

Teaching Assistant: Katie Holding*

Teaching Assistant: Joanne Kelly*


Key Stage 1 (Y1/2) (Homewood)

Teacher: Antonia Wild (mornings)

Teacher: Katie Bedi (afternoons)
Higher Level Teaching Assistant:  Ruth Boswell

Teaching Assistant: Emma Richmond (mornings)


Key Stage 2 (Y3/4) (Warrenwood)

Teacher: Claire Pulham (P/T 3 days)

Teacher: Laura Hosking (P/T 2 days)
Teaching Assistant:  Terri Jenner*

Teaching Assistant: Jenny Apostolos*

Key Stage 2 (Y5/6) (Harefield)

Teacher: Claire Bryant (P/T 2 days)

Teacher: Andrew Woodhouse (P/T 3 days)
Higher Level Teaching Assistant: Kellie Morton


Physical Education

Teacher: Jon Freedman


Inclusion Team

Inclusion Manager: Antonia Wild

Interventions and Specialist Support: Terri Jenner, Kellie Morton, Emma Richmond, Joanne Kelly, Alison Scott


Catering Team

Catering Manager: Claire Woodward

Assistant Cook: Sharon Clarke

Breakfast Club Supervisor: Helen Donoghue



Office Manager: Tina Wilkinson


Site Manager: Shaun Childs


Regular Supply Staff

Teacher: Hannah Philpott

Higher Level Teaching Assistant: Fran Hursey


* Member of staff with Midday Supervisory duties