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 Leader / Assessment Leader / YR 2 Teacher
Mrs K Hemmingway
Assistant Headteacher / English Leader / Learning Environment Leader / Computing Leader / Specialist Leader of Education / YR 5/6 Lead / YR 6 Teacher
Mrs A Smith
Assistant Headteacher / Inclusion Leader / YR 2 Teacher

Early Years Team

Mrs L Hobbs
Early Years Phase Leader / Senior Leader
Mrs S Harrison
Early Years Teacher / English Leader / Moderator
Miss L Neale
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Wright
Teaching Assistant / Breakfast Club Team
Mrs T Callaway
Teaching Assistant / Breakfast Club Team
Miss E Oldham
Apprentice Teaching Assistant

Key Stage One Team

Mrs V Simmons
Assistant Headteacher / Maths Leader / Assessment Leader / YR 2 Teacher
Mrs A Smith
Assistant Headteacher / Inclusion Leader / YR 2 Teacher
Miss R Greaves
YR 1 Teacher / PE Leader
Mrs K Hemmingway
Assistant Headteacher / English Leader / Learning Environment Leader / Computing Leader / Specialist Leader of Education / YR 5/6 Lead / YR 6 Teacher
Mrs K Geaney
Science Leader / YR 3/4 Teacher
Mrs V Guest
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mr A Peterson
Motor On Practitioner / Sports Coach / Breakfast Club Team
Mrs T Chorley
Teaching Assistant
Mrs A Cooper
Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Nimmo
Thrive Teaching Assistant

Key Stage Two Team

Mrs K Hemmingway
Assistant Headteacher / English Leader / Learning Environment Leader / Computing Leader / Specialist Leader of Education / YR 5/6 Lead / YR 6 Teacher
Mrs K Thornley
PSHE Leader / School Council Leader / YR 6 Teacher
Miss R Emery
SENCo / Senior Leader / YR 5 Teacher
Miss K Shaw
YR 3/4 Lead / YR 3 Teacher / Maths Leader / Music Leader
Mr S Stallard
Computing Co-Leader / Year 3/4 Teacher
Mrs S Smith
Humanities Leader / Year 3/4 Teacher
Mrs J Charlesworth
Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Wainer
Senior Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs V Barry
Teaching Assistant
Mrs W Shakespeare
Teaching Assistant
Mrs V Ball
Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Burton
Teaching Assistant / Thrive Practitioner
Mr P Wright
Teaching Assistant / Thrive Practitioner
Mr G Black
Higher Level Teaching Assistant / Sports Coach

Inclusion Team

Mrs A Smith
Assistant Headteacher / Inclusion Leader / YR 2 Teacher
Miss R Emery
SENCo / Senior Leader / YR 5 Teacher
Ms L Wales
Inclusion Leader / Thrive Practitioner / Safeguarding DSL
Mrs C Burton
Teaching Assistant / Thrive Practitioner
Mrs M Athey
Thrive Practitioner
Mr P Wright
Teaching Assistant / 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 Peterson
Motor On Practitioner / Sports Coach / Breakfast Club Team
Miss H Housley
Sports Coach

Site Team

Mr C Heath
Site Supervisor
Mrs C Strutt
Site Cleaner / Midday Supervisor
Miss H Birkinshaw
Site Cleaner
Miss J Daniels
Site Cleaner / Midday Supervisor
Mrs V Hallam
Site Cleaner

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
Mrs M Willett
Midday Supervisor
Miss L Reynolds
Midday Supervisor
Mrs A Cooper
Teaching Assistant