Our Staff

SENIOR LEADERS
 
  • Mrs Sarah Wickens

    Headteacher

    head@greatgaddesden.herts.sch.uk

    Mrs Wickens is our school Head Teacher,who retains a teaching role.
    Areas of leadership: Teaching and learning, Wellbeing, DSP, Mental Health lead, STEPS behaviour lead.

  • Mrs Candy Jessop

    Senior Teacher & Year 5/6 Teacher

    Mrs Jessop is our Senior Teacher. Mrs Jessop teaches Years 5 and 6 with Mrs Lilley.
    Subject leader for: Science and R.E.
    Mrs Jessop is the school INCO with responsibility for SEND and DSP (deputy)

CLASS TEACHERS
 
  • Mrs Chloe Benson

    EYFS Teacher

    Mrs Benson leads our Early Years Foundation Stage class which includes Nursery and Reception.

  • Miss Jess Carty

    Year 1/2 Teacher

    Miss Carty teaches our Year 1/2 class.
    Subject leader for:- English and Computing.

  • Mrs Cheryl Todiresei

    Year 3/4 Teacher

    Mrs Todiresei is our Year 3/4 Class Teacher.
    Subject leader for Maths and PE.

  • Mrs Debby Lilley

    Year 5/6 Teacher

    Mrs Lilley teaches our Year 5/6 class with Mrs Jessop.
    Subject leader for:- Curriculum development, Assessment, Humanities (History and Geography) and the Arts.

CLASSROOM ASSISTANTS
 
  • Mrs Jane Batson

    Nursery Nurse

    Mrs Batson is our Nursery Nurse and works with Miss Ayres and Mrs Waites in EYFS.

  • Mrs Vicky Waites

    Teaching Assistant

    Mrs Waites supports in our EYFS and Years 5 and 6.
    Mrs Waites also has responsibility for our Breakfast Club.

  • Mrs Angela Robertson

    Teaching Assistant

    Mrs Robertson works in Year 1/2 alongside Miss Carty.

  • Mrs Sue Crosby

    Teaching Assistant

    Mrs Crosby works in our Year 3/4 class with Miss Carty.
    Mrs Crosby supports in our Breakfast Club.

OFFICE SUPPORT STAFF
 
  • Mrs Anna Birch-Palmer

    School Secretary

    Admin@greatgaddesden.herts.sch.uk

    Mrs Birch - Palmer is our School Secretary and leads the School Office.
    Mrs Birch - Palmer's role includes being a pastoral champion for our children. This role include DSP (deputy)
    She can be contacted on 01442 255734.

  • Mrs Jennie Lewis

    School Office

    Mrs Lewis supports Mrs Birch-Palmer with admin and finances in our School Office.

SITE SUPPORT STAFF
 
  • Mrs Jane Collier

    Cleaner in Charge

    Mrs Collier is our School Cleaner with responsibility for the school premises.