Fairfields School Trinity Avenue Northampton NN2 6JN Tel: 01604 714777 Contact Us

Our teachers are a dedicated, skilled group of staff with acknowledged expertise and qualifications in the education of children with special needs. Our teaching staff are supported by a variety of other staff during the school day. We have a school nurse and part time support from speech and language therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and educational psychologists. Classes benefit from high staffing ratios.

Our support staff are made up of Cover Supervisors, Higher Level Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants. Their role is to support the learning, care and physical needs of the children within the class. Some children are assessed as being in need of additional support, either to meet their medical or behavioural needs or in order to allow them to interact effectively with their environment or to gain access to the curriculum.

The school has a business manager, office and site staff who deal with the financial, administrative and premises duties within the school. We are committed to the continuing professional development of our staff. We ensure that all staff have access to relevant training to meet both their own personal and professional development needs and to facilitate the development of the school in line with strategic priorities.

All teachers have a wide range of in-service training, particularly in relation to special needs.

Our Leadership Team

  Lesley Elder          Nicky Wood          Sara Clarkson          Clare farley

           Lesley Elder                                        Nicola Wood                                 Sara Clarkson                                   Clare Farley

           Headteacher                                   Deputy Headteacher                      Assistant Headteacher                   School Business Manager

Staff Team Lists

Click on a section title or its [+] and [-] icons to open and see our staff team lists.

Leadership Team

Name Role
Lesley Elder Head Teacher
Nicola Wood Deputy Head Teacher
Sara Clarkson Assistant Head Teacher
Charlie Furniss School Direct Lead
Anne Marie Hughes Upper Key Stage 2 Leader
James Tucker Lower Key Stage 2 Leader
Michaela Russell Key Stage 1 Leader
Sophie Hill  Early Years Lead
Clare Farley School Business Manager

 

Teachers

Name Role
Rosy Jones Teacher - Duckling Class EYFS
Alice Ewers Teacher - Otter Class EYFS
Amanda Dawson Teacher - Dormouse Class KS1
Ann Marie Morton Teacher - Hedgehog Class KS1
Michaela Russell Teacher - Mole Class KS1
Ben Barnett Teacher - Rabbit Class KS1
Hannah Roberts Teacher - Fox Class LKS2
James Tucker Teacher - Squirrel Class LKS2
Jennifer Steptoe Teacher - Badger Class LKS2
Mark Spindler Teacher - Deer Class LKS2
Lexi Asamani Teacher - Robin Class UKS2
Claire Wright Teacher - Owl Class UKS2
Nikki Jones Teacher - Owl Class UKS2
Anne Marie Hughes Teacher - Kestrel Class UKS2
Tracey Dell-Sanders Teacher - Dove Class UKS2

 

Learning Support Team

Name Role
Alice Woods Learning Support Assistant 
Amy Clark Cover Supervisor
Amy Chatterway Cover Supervisor
Aneta Darmofal Learning Support Assistant 
Anna Lyman Learning Support Assistant 
Barbara Giza Learning Support Assistant 
Beverley Gee Cover Supervisor
Beverley Fuller Learning Support Assistant 
Cara Jones Learning Support Assistant 
Caroline McCulloch Learning Support Assistant 
Charlotte Lane Learning Support Assistant 
Chaveze Grant Learning Support Assistant 
Courtney Dennis Learning Support Assistant 
Elizabeth Peters Learning Support Assistant 
Emma Richards Learning Support Assistant 
Emma Turland Cover Supervisor
Francesca Van Roon Learning Support Assistant 
Gemma Manyweathers Cover Supervisor
Georgia Oliver Learning Support Assistant 
Hayley Roache Cover Supervisor
Helen Cousins Cover Supervisor
Helen Johnson Learning Support Assistant 
Hilarine Thomas Learning Support Assistant 
Jacob Hadley Learning Support Assistant  
Jennifer Brooks Learning Support Assistant 
Jodie Clarke Learning Support Assistant 
Joy Scott Cover Supervisor 
Katrina Munson Learning Support Assistant 
Keirston James Learning Support Assistant 
Kelly Timson Cover Supervisor
Kelly Smith Learning Support Assistant 
Khali Humphries Learning Support Assistant 
Lauren Marriott Learning Support Assistant 
Lauren Garnett Cover Supervisor 
Leah Eaton Learning Support Assistant 
Ligita Brusokiene Cover Supervisor 
Lisa Hill Learning Support Assistant 
Lorraine Sharpe Learning Support Assistant 
Lousie Thomas Learning Support Assistant 
Lucy Martin Learning Support Assistant 
Lynn Care Cover Supervisor 
Maria Davies Learning Support Assistant 
Maria Galan Cruanes Learning Support Assistant 
Marina Forskitt Learning Support Assistant 
Michelle Fensome Learning Support Assistant 
Molly Fensome Learning Support Assistant 
Narelle Bowers Cover Supervisor 
Nic Miller Learning Support Assistant 
Osma Khan Learning Support Assistant 
Papori Neog Learning Support Assistant 
Rachael Hibberd Learning Support Assistant 
Rachel Parris Learning Support Assistant 
Rahma Mohamed Learning Support Assistant 
Rose Evans Learning Support Assistant 
Ruth White Cover Supervisor 
Sian Maycock Learning Support Assistant 
Sonila Karapantso Learning Support Assistant 
Sophie Moore Cover Supervisor
Sophie Adams Learning Support Assistant 
Sophie Clarke Learning Support Assistant 
Stacey Burrows Learning Support Assistant 
Susan Needham Learning Support Assistant 
Susan Allen Learning Support Assistant 
Susan Lewis Learning Support Assistant 
Vicky Wykes Learning Support Assistant 
Wendy Shanahan Learning Support Assistant 
Zoe Dartnell Learning Support Assistant 

 

Office Team

Name Role
Clare Farley School Business Manager
Jodie Walton Alliance Business Manager
Katie Cooke Resources Manager
Chloe Kingston Review Co-ordinator
Louise Wilson Receptionist

 

Lunchtime Team

Name Role
Gayle Griffiths Lunchtime Supervisor
Angela Marks Lunchtime Supervisor
Meryl Perrin Lunchtime Supervisor
Kelly Charles Lunchtime Supervisor
Susie Pitman Lunchtime Supervisor
Karen Hardwick Lunchtime Supervisor
Natalie Kendrick Lunchtime Supervisor
Nicola Hager Lunchtime Supervisor 
Gemma Young Lunchtime Supervisor
Kirstie Brown Lunchtime Supervisor

 

Site Team

Name Role
Dani Halton Site Supervisor
Wayne Coleman Assistant Site Supervisor

 

Specialist Support

Name Role
Janice Crane Family Support Worker
Beni Constantinou Conductor
Joy Scott Healthcare Assistant
Lorraine Sharpe Healthcare Assistant

 

×