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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: Claire Pulham

Senior Teacher: Andrew Woodhouse


Foundation Stage Unit (Pantherswood)

Teacher: Tracy O'Connor

Early Years Practitioner: Libby Phillips*
Teaching Assistant: Katie Holding*


Key Stage 1 (Y1/2) (Homewood)

Teacher: Vickie Jones (M, T, W)

Teacher: Antonia Wild (Th, F)
Higher Level Teaching Assistant:  Ruth Boswell

Teaching Assistant: Jo Kelly* (mornings)


Key Stage 2 (Y3/4) (Warrenwood)

Teacher: Andrew Woodhouse (M, T, W)

Teacher: Laura Hosking (Th, F)
High Level Teaching Assistant:  Kellie Morton

Teaching Assistant: Emma Richmond* (mornings)

Teaching Assistant: Jo Kelly* (afternoons)


Key Stage 2 (Y5/6) (Harefield)

Teacher: Claire Pulham (M, T, W, F)

Teacher: Claire Bryant (Th, F)
Teaching Assistant: Terri Jenner*


Physical Education

Teacher: Janet Pinfold

Outdoor Learning: Tracy O'Connor


Inclusion Team

Inclusion Manager: Antonia Wild

Autism Lead: Emma Richmond

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


Catering Team

Catering Manager: Claire Woodward

Assistant Cook: Sharon Clarke

Breakfast Club Supervisor: Helen Donoghue

Tea Time Club Supervisors: Sharon Clarke, Helen Donoghue



Office Manager: Tina Wilkinson


Regular Supply Staff

Teacher: Hannah Philpott

Higher Level Teaching Assistant: Fran Hursey


* Member of staff with Midday Supervisory duties