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Downs View Infant School


Staff for 2021-22

Co-Headteachers : Tracy Kent & Sarah Collins

Assistant Headteacher : Claire Smith

DSL : Tracy Kent and Sarah Collins Deputies :  Lisa Somerville and Claire Smith

Safeguarding Governor: Nic Petri


Pupil Premium, Assessment and Data/ ITT/Coaching/Mentoring/SLE/: Sarah Collins

Inclusion Leader/ SEN Co /Well-being and involvement: Lisa Somerville

EYFS Leader: Jo Hunt

Year 1 Leader: Katie Norman 

Year 2 Leaders: Robyn Garton and Emma Stanley

SLE /SMSC/PSHE/RE: Claire Smith

Mathematics Leaders: Robyn Garton and Jo Hunt

Literacy Leader/ Reading Champion: Emma Stanley and Katie Norman

Science/Outdoor learning/Eco Leader: Tracy Kent/Sarah Collins

PE Leader: Anna Thorogood/Abby Bennett

History/Computing Leader: Amelia Ball

Art/DT Leader: Zoe Little

Geography Leader: Kate Maclean

Music Leader: Annie Allen

Office Staff

School Administrator: Louise Spendlove

School Admin Assistant: Debbie East

Family Liaison Officer: Sam Ansell

Site Manager: Paul Beaney


EYFS Leader: Claire Smith/Jo Hunt

Ladybird Class: Claire Smith/Jo Hunt and Sue Lett

Butterflies Class: Sophie Albin and Caron Roberts

Bee Class: Charlotte Smith, Anita Bridges, Nicola Friend, Marina Stephens (Key Worker) and Ellice Roffey (Key Worker)

Year 1

Year group leader: Anna Brown

Starfish Class: Amelia Ball, Kay Hunt and Sue Scott (Key Worker)

Turtle Class: Annie Allen, Amber Carter and Elida Sulovari (Key Worker)

Dolphin Class: Anna Brown, Abby Bennett, Sharon Hubbard and Rachel Carter, Marina Stephens and Emma Stroud (Key Workers)

Year 2

Year group leader: Robyn Garton and Emma Stanley

Snow Leopard Class: Zoe Little and Rebecca Caro

Polar Bear Class: Kate Maclean and Terri Newton

Penguin Class: Robyn Garton/ Emma Stanley, Rae Anderson, Vicky King (Key Worker)and Richenda Popham (Key Worker)


Intervention/ Nurture Leader: Lisa Somerville

Intervention TA for Language/Speech/Social and Emotional/Talk and Draw therapist: Luisa Bennett and Sam Ansell

Play Therapist: Sarah Kenny

Talking and drawing therapist/ Family therapist: Sam Ansell

Play leaders 

Carolyn Palmer, Nicola Friend and Vicky King

Breakfast Club Leaders

Terri Newson, Richenda Popham, Marina Stephens, Zoe O'Mara and Rae Anderson


Maureen Alldis, Ginny Davis, Susan Hall, Helen Oulton and Andrew Oulton

Midday Supervisors

Katie Bewley, Krisztina Csete, Leigh Embery-Blake, Laura Ford, Nicola Graham, Kerry Lewis, Olga Mendez, Emily Mills, Rachel Newton, Zoe O'Mara, Ella-Marie Payne, Lindsey Reeves, Emma Stroud, Andrea Tutt and Lisa Windwood 

Senior Midday Supervisor: Nicola Friend,

Deputy Midday Supervisor: Ella-Marie Payne



Number of employees whose gross salary exceeds £100k = 0


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