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St Columba’s is a Catholic school with Christ’s teachings of love, peace and justice at the heart of all we do

Who's Who

Come and meet the staff at our school!






Mrs L Southerton

  • Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)
  • Attendance
  • Behaviour & Safety
  • CPD
  • SLT
  • Staffing
  • Interventions
  • Performance Management
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Lunchtime Supervisors
  • PPA/Timetables
  • Pupil Premium
  • School Evaluation
  • Staffing
  • SLT
  • School Standards Committee Representative
  • Recruitment
  • Performance Management
  • Standards
  • Budget
  • Catholic Life
  • Website

Assistant Principal

Mrs L Nixon




  • Year 6 Class Teacher


  • KS2 Phase Leader
  • RE/ Collective Worship and Catholic Life lead
  • PE/ Sports co-ordinator
  • PSHE/ RSE co-ordinator 
  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • SLT

Assistant Principal

Mrs L Simmons




  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • SLT
  • Currently on maternity leave


Mrs K Yarnold




SENDCo / Reception class teacher


  • KS1/EYFS Phase Leader
  • French lead
  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • Educational Visits co-ordinator
  • SLT
  • Mental Health lead






    Mrs K McNally




    Year 4 Class  Teacher


    • English Lead
    • Science / Forest School lead
    • Eco schools

      Mr C Richards


      Year 1 Class Teacher


      • Maths lead
      • Computing lead


      Mrs J Raymond


      Year 5 Class  Teacher


      • Art/ DT co-ordinator 
      • School Parliament lead


      Miss N Clifford





      Year 3 Teacher

      • History/ Geography lead

      Mrs S Brassington




      Year 2 Teacher

      • Music Co-ordinator



        Miss E Price




        • Currently on maternity leave


        Teaching Assistants



        Mrs J Ryan - Reception  (HLTA)

        Mrs C Stanley - Year 1

        Miss H Gittings - Year 2 (HLTA)

        Mr H Ali - Year 3 / Year 4

        Mrs V Henriques - Year 4 / Reception

        Mrs C Huber - Year 5

        Mrs K Morris - Year 6 (HLTA)

        Miss L Horsley (1:1 support)








        Teaching Assistants

        Mrs J Ryan - HLTA Reception


        Mrs K Morris - HLTA

        Year 6 



        Miss H Gittings/ HLTA 

        Year 2

        Mrs C Stanley

        Year 1 


        Mrs C Huber

        Year 5



        Mrs V Henriques

        Year 4



        Mr H Ali

        Year 3 



        Miss L Horsley

        1:1 Support


        Support Staff


                                Office Manager


                            Mrs M York-Harris

                      Office Assistant 


                       Mrs K Styles

           Building Services Manager


        Mr Thomas McCann




                                  Miss G Austin

                      Cleaning Staff


                   Mrs S Mambonzo

                 Kitchen Staff

                Mrs D Hyslop

                   Kitchen Staff/Cleaning staff


                                 Mrs J Gallagher

                    Kitchen Staff

                  Mrs M Meredith

                 Head Supervisor

                  Mrs L Sirrell


                   Mrs A Jarvis



                   Mrs K Larkin



                     Miss K Gregory



        Ms A Cowan