Our Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Name Position
Mrs Gail Gynn Headteacher

Special Needs Coordinator

Name Position
Mrs Clare Cousins Special Needs Coordinator

Poppy Class (Pre-School)

Name Position
Mrs Magda Karus Pre-School Teacher
Mrs Sarah Cox Poppy Class Assistant
Miss Rachael Davison Poppy Class Assistant
Mrs Karen Shafto Poppy Class Assistant
Wioleta Malinowski Pre-School Teacher

Daisies (Reception)

Name Position
Mrs Jodie Hopkins Teacher
Miss Laura Fuller Daisy’s Teaching Assistant

Sunflowers (Year R/1)

Name Position
Miss Stephanie Cooney Teacher
Miss Jenny Cocks Sunflower’s Teaching Assistant
Mrs Charlotte White Sunflower’s Teaching Assistant

Bluebells (Year 1/2)

Name Position
Mrs Lucy Sheridan Teacher (3 days)
Mrs Becky Finch Teacher (2 days)
Mrs Rebecca Davies Bluebell’s Teaching Assistant

Dandelions (Year 1/2)

Name Position
Mr Steven Morris Teacher
Mrs Gemma George Dandelion’s Teaching Assistant
Mrs Rebecca Dixon Dandelion’s Teaching Assistant

Snowdrops (Year 1/2)

Name Position
Miss Shannon Harris Teacher
Mrs Jane Greensill Snowdrop’s Teaching Assistant

The Well-being Team

Name Position
Mrs Clare Cousins Well-being team and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Helen Robinson Well-being team and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Sarah O’Shea Well-being team and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Miss Emily Cousins Kaleidoscope/Intervention

Higher Level Teaching Assistants

Name Position
Mrs Gemma George Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Miss Jenny Cocks Higher Level Teaching Assistant


Name Position
Mrs Clare Griffiths Office Manager
Mrs Michelle Brown Administrative Assistant


Name Position
Mr Richard Stafford Site Supervisor


Name Position
Miss Sharon Bradshaw Site Cleaner
Miss Toby Saul Site Cleaner
Mrs Eliesha Bishop Site Cleaner

Lunchtime Supervisors

Name Position
Miss Sharon Bradshaw Lunchtime Supervisor in Charge
Mrs Rebecca Dixon Lunchtime Supervisor
Mrs Lorraine Goddard Lunchtime Supervisor
Miss Toby Saul Lunchtime Supervisor


Contact Us

St James Infant School,
St James Street,
NN11 4AG

Phone: 01327 702783
Fax: 01327 704288
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