We encourage all our staff to pursue professional development and have embedded this through a process of performance management that supports our culture of aspiration and continuous improvement.


Oakleigh House School Staff

Mrs Rhian FerrimanHeadteacher
Mrs Tamara PayneDeputy Head, Year 1 Class Teacher


Miss Alexandra WhitehouseYear 6 Teacher
Miss Charlotte LawsonYear 6 Class Teacher
Miss Laura KerswellYear 5 Class Teacher
Mr Peter Griffiths Year 5 Class Teacher
Mr Andrew HodderYear 4 Class Teacher, E Safety and Data Manager
Miss Jessica LinkYear 4 Class Teacher
Mrs Carol GarnerYear 3 Class Teacher
Mrs Emma OwenYear 2 Teacher, Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Maria ToshackReception Class Teacher, PSHE Lead
Mrs Cheryl Wanless Nursery Teacher, Head of Early Years
Mrs Suzanne van HooijdonkNursery Teacher and Deputy DSL
Mrs Cerys WendonHead of Music and ALNCo
Mrs Linzi RogersDrama and Speech Teacher
Mrs Joyce Lloyd Spanish Teacher

Teaching Assistants

Mrs Nasima AliTeaching Assistant, Out of Hours Manager and DDSL
Mrs Jayne BakerCaperone
Miss Taslima BegumTeaching Assistant
Mrs Pamela EvansNursery Assistant
Mrs Isobel HartnollTeaching Assistant and Head of Sport
Mrs Rachel HazelTeaching Assistant and Woodwind Tutor
Mrs Jan HesfordOut of Hours Assistant
Mrs Nicola HullinNursery Assistant
Miss Hannah JacksonNursery Assistant
Miss Sarah MaskellLearning Support Assistant
Mrs Elaine SaundersLearning and Wellbeing Support Assistant and First Aid Lead
Mrs Lesley Townshend-SmithLearning Support Assistant

Peripatetic Staff

Mrs Julie HarriesPiano Tutor
Mrs Sian PearceSinging Tutor
Mrs Sara Richards Ballet Tutor
Miss Jessica SegelovPiano and Violin Tutor
Mr Bill Sharp Guitar Tutor

Administration Staff

Mrs Sally-Ann WilsonBusiness Manager
Mrs Vikki NapierMarketing and Admissions Registrar
Miss Susan BargussSchool Administrator/Receptionist
Mr Robert Ferriman Site Manager and Trumpet Tutor
Mr Tim Snook IT Technician

Clubs and Activities

Mr Sipho DonovanChess Tutor

Thomas Franks - Catering Staff

Mrs Debbie KerswellChef Manager
Mr Kevin LathamAssistant Chef
Mrs Jan HesfordGeneral Assistant
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