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Staff and Governors at The Grove Primary School

The Grove Primary School


Staff List 2017/2018


Headteacher Mr Steve Nash


Deputy Headteacher Mrs Gillian Kotarba


Leadership Team

Mrs Gillian Kotarba

Miss Debra Weston

Mrs Katie Ford

Mrs Nusrat Abramson



Special Needs Co-ordinator

Mrs Susan Doughty


Family Link Worker

Mrs Jenny McGreal



Teachers Class

Miss Debra Weston Year R

Miss Jaskiran Gawera Year 1

Mrs Kathryn Ford Year 2

Miss Charlie Kenney Year 3

Mr Martin McQuade Year 4/5

Mrs Poonam Mistry Year 4/5

Mrs Maria Twittey Year 5/6

Mrs Gillian Kotarba Year 5/6

Mrs Monika Tyler Year 6




Learning Support Team


Core Subjects

Foundation Subjects

Mrs Mandy Blaza

Mr Mark Lewis

Mrs Lisa Partridge

Mrs Wendy Simons

Mrs Helen Townend


Mrs Tracey Bishop Mrs Victoria Fairbrother

Mrs Vanessa Pritchett Mrs Val Marriott

Mr Tom Fox Miss Claire Scott

Mrs Amanda Harrison Mrs Steph Waldron

Mrs Helen Kearney Mrs Sophie Gent






Cover Supervisor

Alice Banks


Lunchtime Manager


Mrs Julie Walker


Lunchtime Supervisors


Mrs Louise Snodin

Miss Paulyne Underwood

Ms Emma Prophet

Mrs Nikki Haynes

Mrs Shirley Ashcroft

Miss Amy Worthington




Mrs Nusrat Abramson School Business Manager

Mrs Kirsty Reek Administrative Assistant

Mrs Fiona Hubbard Administrative Assistant




Mr Paul Blackshaw Premises Officer

Ms Lyn Welbourne Cleaning Assistant

Miss Paulyne Underwood Cleaning Assistant

Mrs Mary Evans Cleaning Assistant


Governing Body of The Grove Primary School


This is the current list of Governors at The Grove Primary School.


Glenys Willars                                          

Chair of Governors

Community Governor

Gillian Kotarba

Staff Governor – Teaching



Vice Chair

Community Governor


Nusrat Abramson

Staff Governor - Support



Jenny Foreman

Community Governor



Nikki Haynes

Parent Governor



Pam Cornfield

Community Governor


Kevin Baxter

Community Governor


Steve Nash – Headteacher

Staff Governor



Sue Bailey

Community Governor



Karen Lambert

Trust Appointed Governor


Adam Brewster

Trust Appointed Governor


Christine Stansfield – Chief Executive Officer MET




Finance and Staffing

Health and Safety








Jenny Foreman

Steve Nash

Steve Nash

Gillian Kotarba

Nusrat Abramson

Nusrat Abramson

Steve Nash








If you would like to speak to a governor or would like to know more about the role, please contact the school office via telephone or correspondents should be addressed to the ‘Chair of Governors’  and sent to the School address.


Page updated 29.08.2017

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