Our School Staff

Stepping on to the grounds of Bentley New Village, you enter an extraordinary place for children. It is a place where all of our energies are dedicated to helping children become their best selves. We purposefully create an environment to meet their needs all the way through Primary School. These are the wonderful people dedicated to achieving that.

Headteacher

Mrs K McKechnie
Headteacher

Assistant Headteachers

Mrs V Simmons
Assistant Headteacher / Maths Strategic Leader / Assessment Leader / YR 2 Teacher
Mrs K Hemmingway
Assistant Headteacher / English Strategic Leader / Learning Environment Leader / Technical Computing Lead / Specialist Leader of Education / YR 5-6 Leader / YR 5-6 Teacher
Mrs A Smith
Assistant Headteacher / Inclusion Leader
Miss R Emery
Acting Assistant Headteacher / SENCo / SLT / YR 5 Teacher / Specialist Leader of Education

Early Years Team

Mrs L Hobbs
EYFS Leader / SLT
Mrs S Harrison
EYFS Teacher / English Leader / RWI LEader / Moderator / SLT
Miss L Neale
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Miss E Oldham
Teaching Assistant / Inclusion Team

Key Stage One Team

Mrs V Simmons
Assistant Headteacher / Maths Strategic Leader / Assessment Leader / YR 2 Teacher
Mrs K Geaney
YR 1 Teacher / Science Leader / PE Leader / Forest Schools Leader
Miss R Greaves
YR 1 Teacher / Science Leader / PE Leader / Forest Schools Leader
Mr S Stallard
Computing Leader / Year 1/2 Teacher
Mrs V Guest
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs T Callaway
Teaching Assistant / Breakfast Club Team
Mrs T Chorley
Teaching Assistant
Mrs M Athey
Thrive Practitioner

Key Stage Two Team

Mrs K Hemmingway
Assistant Headteacher / English Strategic Leader / Learning Environment Leader / Technical Computing Lead / Specialist Leader of Education / YR 5-6 Leader / YR 5-6 Teacher
Miss R Emery
Acting Assistant Headteacher / SENCo / SLT / YR 5 Teacher / Specialist Leader of Education
Mrs S Smith
Humanities Leader / Year 3 Teacher
Mrs J Wainer
Senior Higher Level Teaching Assistant / Art Leader
Mrs J Charlesworth
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs V Barry
Teaching Assistant
Mrs W Shakespeare
Teaching Assistant
Miss A Cooper
Teaching Assistant
Mrs V Ball
Teaching Assistant / Inclusion Team
Mrs A Brown
Inclusion Team
Mr M Smith
Y3 Teacher / PE support / Humanities support
Miss E Houghton
Y3/4 Teacher
Mr O Skill
Y5/6 Teacher
Mr G Hughes
Y5/6 Teacher / Trips Leader / Computing Leader
Miss C Phillips
Teaching Assistant 1-1
Mrs T Ardron
1-1 VI Support

Inclusion Team

Mrs A Smith
Assistant Headteacher / Inclusion Leader
Miss R Emery
Acting Assistant Headteacher / SENCo / SLT / YR 5 Teacher / Specialist Leader of Education
Ms L Wales
Inclusion Leader / Thrive Practitioner / Safeguarding DSL
Mrs C Burton
Teaching Assistant / Thrive Practitioner
Mrs M Athey
Thrive Practitioner

Admin Team

Mrs J Smith
Business Manager
Mrs G Fox
Senior Admin Assistant
Mrs S Walkden
Admin Assistant

Sports Coaches

Mr G Black
Higher Level Teaching Assistant / Sports Coach
Mr A Lund
Sports Coach
Mr D Brown
Sports Coach

Site Team

Mrs C Strutt
Site Cleaner / Midday Supervisor
Miss H Birkinshaw
Site Cleaner
Miss J Daniels
Site Cleaner / Midday Supervisor

Midday Supervisors

Mrs C Strutt
Site Cleaner / Midday Supervisor
Miss J Daniels
Site Cleaner / Midday Supervisor
Mrs J Bilby
Midday Supervisor
Mrs E Edwards
Midday Supervisor
Miss V Falconer
Midday Supervisor / Breakfast Club Team
Miss L Reynolds
Midday Supervisor
Miss A Cooper
Teaching Assistant