Dates for your diary
Event Date
Children's Mental Health Week 06/02/2023
Online Safety Workshops 06/02/2023
The 2 Johns Online Safety Parental Workshop (via Zoom) 06/02/2023 @ 8PM
Year 2 Trip to Upminster Park 06/02/2023
Year 6 - Financial Skills - World of work 09/02/2023

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Visit the website of our Parent & Teachers Association, 'The Friends of Branfil' for more informaiton about fundraising for the school and upcoming events.
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Teaching Staff
Mrs N Sansom- Headteacher; Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)
Mrs N Gunthorpe - Deputy Headteacher; SLT Lead for on-line safety
Mrs  N Metcalfe (currently on maternity leave)  - Assistant Headteacher; SENDCo; Pupil Premium,  Designated Teacher for Looked After Children; 
Mr C Beazeley - Acting Assistant Headteacher; SENDCo; Pupil Premium, Designated Teacher for Looked After Children

Ash              Mrs A Gafford - Early Years Foundation Stage Leader; Forest school                    
Fir                Mrs A Ferguson - Forest School Leader 
Elm              Miss M Simon  - DT  Leader  

Year 1
Willow          Mrs S Robinson- Year Leader; EAL Leader 
                   Mrs L Harris 
Lime            Miss E Haker - Phonics and Spelling Leader

Pine             Mrs E Campbell - Music Leader
                   Ms M Dinsa covering Miss Evendon (currrently on Maternity Leave) - History Leader

Year 2
Beech           Mrs K Cullender  - Year Leader;   Reading Leader
Holly            Mrs L Evans - Computing &  On-Line safety Leader
Cedar           Miss H Fitzakerley 
Year 3
Oak              Mrs T White  - Year Leader; Mental Health and PSHE Leader
Maple           Miss J Bithi - 
Hazel            Mrs L Tolan - Art Leader

Year 4
Birch              Mrs E Daly - Year Leader; PE Leader                    
Larch             Miss Alpha - MFL Leader
Rowan           Mrs Clarke 

Year 5
Alder             Mr J Lambert Jones covering Mrs S Lemon (currently on maternity leave) - Year Leader; Science Leader 
Hawthorn       Miss L Ansell  - Acting Year Leader; Writing Lead 
Aspen            Miss L Briton - RE Leader 

Year 6
Hornbeam     Miss L Bain - Year Leader; Maths Leader
Acacia           Miss R Philpot - Music Leader
Chestnut       Mr R Tucker 

Teaching Assistants
Reception & Year 1
Mrs S Galvin
Miss J Narine
Mrs D Grumball
Miss A Steph
Mrs A Medlock
Mrs J Dawkins
Mrs N Cole
Mrs C Isaacs
Ms N Rymik

TAs - working across year groups or 1:1.
Mrs C Pedrick
Mrs C Holden
Ms A Veal
Mrs A Baggs
Mrs E Mason
Miss F Phillips
Mrs J Gutridge
Mrs S Giles
Mrs J Teleki
Miss A Grant
Mrs L Wightman
Mrs K Hayes
Mrs K Allen
Mrs L Cunningham
Mrs M Alyoussef
Mrs C Summers
Mrs C Donnelly
Miss S Abdul

Mrs L Smith , HLTA
Mr M Edwards, HLTA
Mrs T Hanson, HLTA
Mrs S Oates, HLTA

Pupil & Family Behaviour Support Worker
Mrs L Mead

Library Assistant 
Mrs H Lang 

Mid Day Assistants
Mrs L Mead - Lead Lunchtime Assistant 
Mrs J Gutridge - Deputy Lunchtime Assistant 
Mrs H Lang 
Mrs J Edards
Mrs D Philpot
Mrs A Naqvi
Mrs C Donnelly
Mrs M Exley
Mrs L Cunningham
Mrs C Summers
Miss A Godfrey
Mrs H Leggatt
Mrs S Howell
Mrs M Alyoussef
Mrs L Ernest
Mrs K Allen
Mrs T Hughes
Mrs J Teleki
Mrs L O'Mahoney
Mrs L Manzi
Mrs S Tilley
Mrs E Mason

Mrs K Hayes
Mrs M Batts 

Finance, Admin and Welfare
Mrs S Gallagher (School Business Manager)
Mrs S Dyer
Mrs A Hart
Mrs D Taylor
Mrs J Wall 

Site Manager & Cleaners
Mr P Herbert- Site Manager
Mr S Singh - Assistant Site Manager
Mrs D Nyman
Mrs J Winch
Mrs M Melhate

Music Teachers
Mr P Howard
Miss C Lowe
Miss M Hill
Mr J Newby

No staff earn over £100k