The Senior Leadership Team

Mr Peter Marsden

Chair of PTFA 

Mrs Joanna Connelly

Acting Head of School

Year 6 Teacher

KS1 Lead



Mrs Bethan Hadley


Acting Head of School

Year 6 Teacher

KS2 Lead

Maths Lead


Mrs Maria Barnard 

School Business Manager

Middle Leadership

Teaching Team

Miss Rachael Trickett

EYFS/Reception Lead

Year 1 Teacher

Phonics/Reading Lead

Miss Heather Murcott

Year 2 Teacher


Lead for LAC

Miss Joanne Greene

Reception Teacher

Miss Becky Powell


Year 5 Teacher

Support Staff - Teaching

Mrs Claire Lewis


Nursery Manager 

Miss Laura Dimmock

Year 3 Teacher

ICT & Science Lead

Miss Megan Saville

Year 4 Teacher

Mrs Charlotte 


Year 1 LSA

Miss Bethan Kinnersley

Year 3 LSA

Miss Lisa Roberts

Nursery Practitioner

Ms Georgina Coggins

Year 6 LSA

Mrs Amy Hackett

Year 4 LSA

Mrs Linda Holwell

Nursery Practitioner

Miss Sophie Stansbie


On Maternity Leave
Nursery Practitioner/Room Leader

Miss Amy Lloyd

Nursery Practitioner

Miss Tammy Brindle

Year 2 LSA

Mrs Tracey Spivey


Mrs Sally Exton 

Emotional Wellbeing Leader

Miss Gemma Walker

SEN Support Assistant

Mrs Tracy Stephenson

Nursery Practitioner/

Room Leader

Mrs Samantha Beeston

Nursery Practitioner

Miss Jennifer Downes

Nursery Practitioner

Mrs Sarah Mcenill

SEN Support Assistant

Mr Callum Pollendine

Y3 & Y5 LSA

Miss Claire Marshall

SEN Support Assistant

Miss Nicole Foster

Reception LSA

Support Staff - Non Teaching

Miss Victoria Mills

Office Manager & Community Links Leader

Mrs Margaret Aitkenhead 

Midday Supervisor 

Miss Becky Cross


Family Links Co-ordinator 

Mrs Rayner Colley


Mrs Lynne Wilson

Admin Assistant

Mrs Kim Gilbert

School Cook

Mr Steve Burrows


Mrs Rose Pritchard

Kitchen Staff

Part of the Wider Team

Teaching and Learning Coach

Mrs Anna Gregory

Teaching and Learning Coach

Early Years Consultant

Mrs Emma Fox

Specialist Leader of Education

Contact Us

Silkmore Primary Academy
Exeter Street
ST17 4EG


Phone: 01785 333930


REAch2 Academy Trust

Henhurst Ridge Primary Academy

Henhurst Ridge



DE13 9SZ


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