Thomas Jolyffe Primary School

Thomas Jolyffe Primary School

Who's Who

OUR STAFF 2023-24


Senior Leadership Team

Mrs P Liversidge (Headteacher, Lead DSL, Attendance, Assessment and Outcomes,  Well-being and Senior Mental Health Leader, Pupil Voice)

Mrs R Preedy (Deputy Headteacher, DDSL, Curriculum Leader, joint PSHE Leader, Teaching and Learning Leader)

Mr J Oakley (Assistant Headteacher, DDSL, Behaviour Leader, Science Leader) 

Mrs H O’Sullivan (SENDCo & DDSL, joint PSHE Leader, LGBTQ+ Champion)


Teaching staff:

Mrs A Smith (Foundation Stage Leader)  - Reception

Mrs C Cronin (Forest School Leader) - Reception

Miss M Villano (Art Leader) - Reception

Mrs R Evans (Joint KS1 Phase Leader & DDSL, History Leader) - Year 1

Mrs S Carr (Phonics Leader) - Year 1

Mrs S Reid (ECT) - Year 1

Mr D Crocker (Maths Leader, Joint KS1 Phase Leader)  - Year 2

Mr C Rose (ECT, PE Leader) - Year 2

Mr B Phipps (English Leader) - Year 3

Mr M Johnston (Computing Leader) - Year 3

Mrs H Anderson (Modern Foreign Languages Leader) - Year 4

Mrs V Woodhead (RE Leader) - Year 4

Miss S Davey-Over - Year 4

Mr N Musk (Music Leader) -Year 5

Mr J Mason (PE Leader) - Year 5

Mrs R Preedy (Deputy Headteacher, Curriculum Leader, Teaching and Learning Leader, joint PSHE Leader, DDSL) - Year 6

Mr J Oakley (Assistant Headteacher, Behaviour Leader, Science Leader, DDSL) - Year 6

Mrs C Russell (KS2 Phase Leader, Design Technology Leader) - Year 6


Claire Moore - PPA teacher


DSL: Designated Safeguarding Lead

DDSL: Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

ECT: Early Careers Teacher

PPA: Planning, Preparation and Assessment time

Phase leaders





Non-teaching staff:


Pastoral Lead:

Mrs L Geere -



School Business Manager - Mrs S Arthur

School Secretary - Miss N Gibbons


Teaching Assistants - Mrs L Bridges, Mr S King, Mrs L Hipkin, Mrs J Collett, Mrs J Beard,  Mrs A Mann, Mrs A Johnson, Mrs G Paish, Mrs K White, Miss R Fleming, Mrs N Hartle, Mrs S Chandler, Mrs L Hopkins, Mrs S Mothershaw, Mrs J Cottriall, Miss M Steventon, Miss Batchelor, Mr Ahmed.


Lunchtime Supervisors - Mrs K Wilkins, Mrs A Richards, Mrs L Bridges,  Mrs A Johnson,  Mrs G Paish, Miss M Steventon, Mrs K White, Mrs N Hartle, Miss R Fleming, Mrs I Alanc, Mrs J Sanders, Mrs G Dawson, Mr S King, Mrs S Chandler, Mrs L Hopkins, Mrs J Cottriall, Mrs S Mothershaw, Mrs J Matthews.


‘Children are captivated by their learning’, ‘The well-being of pupils is at the heart of the school’, ‘School is a calm place - pupils are polite, courteous and well-mannered.'