Laureate Community Academy

Our Staff

Senior Leadership Team


“The leadership team has maintained the good quality of education in the school since the previous inspection. You have an accurate view of the school’s many strengths and of what could be even better. Your plans for improvement focus on the right priorities and are underpinned by actions based upon your regular checks on the quality of education.”
Ofsted 2019


Photo of Mr D Perkins, the Headteacher

Mr D Perkins

Headteacher
Photo of Mrs C Dalton

Mrs C Dalton

Deputy Headteacher
Photo of Mr R Knapp

Mr R Knapp

Assistant Headteacher
Photo of Mrs L Mower

Mrs L Mower

Early Years Leader
Photo of Mrs S Abbott

Mrs S Abbott

Key Stage 1 Leader
Photo of Mrs E Bursey

Mrs E Bursey

SENDCo

Teaching Staff

Nursery

Butterfly Class

Photo of Mrs B Driver

Mrs B Driver

Teacher
Photo of Mrs L Mower

Mrs L Mower

Early Years Leader
Teacher

Reception

Bumblebee Class

Photo of Mrs L Mower

Mrs L Mower

Early Years Leader
Teacher
Photo of Mrs C Young

Mrs C Young

Teacher

Year 1

Hedgehog Class

Photo of Mrs E Bursey

Mrs E Bursey

SENDCo
Teacher
Photo of Mrs S Abbott

Mrs S Abbott

KS 1 Leader,
Teacher

Year 2

Rabbit Class

Photo of Mrs S Durrant

Mrs S Durrant

Teacher
Photo of Mrs J Kirkham

Mrs J Kirkham

Teacher

Year 3

Merlin Class

Photo of Mrs J Baker

Mrs J Baker

Teacher

Year 4

Owl Class

Photo of Mrs S Geraghty

Mrs S Geraghty

Teacher
Photo of Mrs N Sheldrake

Mrs N Sheldrake

Teacher

Year 5

Robin Class

Photo of Miss V Harvey

Miss V Harvey

Teacher

Year 5

Jackdaw Class

Photo of Mr R Knapp

Mr R Knapp

Assistant Headteacher,
Teacher

Year 6

Falcon Class

Photo of Mrs C Fisher

Mrs C Fisher

Teacher

Support Staff

Photo of Mrs C Neal

Mrs C Neal

Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Photo of Ms L Palemer

Ms L Palmer

Assistant Inclusion Manager (HLTA)

Mrs K Beech

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Ms A Chambers

Ms A Chambers

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Ms H Charlton

Ms H Charlton

Teaching Assistant

Photo of Mrs B Clements

Mrs B Clements

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs D Gryzwaczewska

Mrs D Gryzwaczewska

EYFS Teaching Assistant
Photo of Miss B Hawes

Miss B Hawes

EYFS Apprentice

Photo of Mrs L Hogden

Mrs L Hogden

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs A Lynn

Mrs A Lynn

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs C Marshall

Mrs C Marshall

Teaching Assistant

Photo of Mrs D Pounder

Mrs D Pounder

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs L Stephenson

Mrs L Stephenson

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs L Taylor

Mrs L Taylor

Teaching Assistant

Photo of Miss A Thomas

Miss A Thomas

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs J Waters

Mrs J Waters

Teaching Assistant
Photo of Mrs C Wright

Mrs C Wright

Teaching Assistant & Librarian

Lunchtime Staff

Photo of Mrs J Waters


Mrs J Waters

Senior Midday Supervisor
Photo of Mr J Bursford-Keogh

Mr J Bursford-Keogh

EYFS Midday Supervisor
Photo of Mr I Butler

Mr I Butler

Play Leader
Photo of Mrs K Farrington


Mrs K Farrington

Midday Supervisor
Photo of Miss A Meadows

Miss A Meadows

Midday Supervisor & Play Leader
Photo of Mrs K Tanner

Mrs K Tanner

Midday Supervisor

Office Staff

Photo of Mrs L Schorer-Nixon

Mrs L Schorer-Nixon

School Operations Manager
Photo of Mrs C Hawes

Mrs C Hawes

Office Administrator
Photo of Miss A Still

Miss A Still

Finance Administrator