Meet the Staff

  • Orchard Academy staff

    Headteacher - Callum Brown

    Deputy Headteacher -  Hannah Auger

    Assistant Headteacher -  Denise Ben Khedher

    Teaching and Learning Co-ordinator - Emma Mundy

    Curriculum and Achievement Leader - Luke Allwood

    Operations Manager - Danielle Dimino

    Safeguarding and Inclusion Lead - Sam James

    SENCO - Diane Clarke

  • Year Group Leaders

    Kerry Hathalia - Year 3

    Emma Mundy - Year 4

    Afia Nkrumah - Year 5

    Natasha Vaike - Year 6

  • Year 3 Teachers

    Year 3 Teacher - Vanessa Nkrumah - Elm Class 

    Year 3 Teacher - Kerry Hathalia - Maple Class

    Year 3 Teacher - Beverley Fortune - Yew Class

  • Year 4 Teachers

    Year 4 Teacher - Emma Mundy - Beech Class

    Year 4 Teacher - Alex Nicholson and Chris Wilson - Hazel Class

    Year 4 Teacher - Aroosa Hussain - Poplar Class 

  • Year 5 Teachers

    Year 5 Teacher -  (tbc)  - Rowan Class

    Year 5 Teacher - Afia Nkrumah - Sycamore Class

    Year 5 Teacher -  Jess Cook - Willow Class

  • Year 6 Teachers

    Year 6 Teacher - Luke Allwood - Ash Class

    Year 6 Teacher - Theresa Naylor - Elder Class

    Year 6 Teacher - Natasha Vaike - Oak Class

  • Safeguarding, Languages & Sport

    Safeguarding and Inclusion Lead - Mrs. S. James

    Languages Teacher - Ms. V. Capomaccio

    Sports Coach - Miss D. Shaw

  • Key Staff

    SENCo - Mrs. D. Clarke

    Lead Higher Level Teaching Assistant (Aspen) - Mrs S. Fairbrother

    Higher Level Teaching Assistant (Aspen) - Raffaela Buonocore 

    TA & Intervention
    Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Wendy Selleck

    Mainstream TAs
    Laura Attridge
    Kelly Ephgrave
    Ana Martin
    Shraddha Patel
    Angela Roberts
    Liz Taylor
    Emily Smith
    Mansi Agrawal

    Aspen TAs
    Farzana Ambreen
    Lorna Bass
    Katarzyna Bogusz
    Sam Driver
    Kaylee Harwood
    Fay Hopkins
    Dawn Williams
    Tanya Harrington
    Natasha Francis

    Librarian - Margaret McCulloch-Keeble

    Finance Officer - Ann Scott

    Academy administrators - Marea Stears and Zoe Wood

    Catering Staff (Caterlink)
    Sophie Ayers

    Lunchtime Supervisors
    Lorraine Ayers
    Razmiya Ifthikar
    Sook Yui Lee
    Monica Osafo
    Bibhu Tamaraker
    Zeethanul Rafeek

    Breakfast Club Team
    Sam Driver 
    Lorraine Ayers
    Bibhu Tamaraker

    Site Team
    Paul Shaw and Clive Dunn


  • Safeguarding officers at Orchard Academy

    Designated Safeguarding Lead - Sam James

    Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead - Callum Brown, Hannah Auger, Denise Ben Khedher, Diane Clarke

    Safeguarding Governor - Mrs Julie Stevens

Get in Touch

To get in touch with Orchard Academy please click on the link below, or call us on 01908 670681

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