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Meet our staff

Grampian Primary Academy has a lively team of enthusiastic and high-quality teaching and support staff, supported by an able and committed local governing body and the team at Anthem Schools Trust. Click on the buttons to see who's who at our school.

For information about our Safeguarding Team, please see the Safeguarding section of this website.

Leadership Team

Headteacher Paul Carpenter
Deputy Headteacher
Curriculum and KS1 Lead)
Laura Hanser
Assistant Headteacher
EYFS and Phonics Lead)
Jade Brooks
SENDCo (Deputy DSL) Caroline Spooner
School Business Manager Mandy Webber


Designated Safeguarding Lead Caroline Spooner
  Laura Hanser
Safeguarding Officer Debbie Stevens

Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)

Teachers: Jade Brooks
  Erin Favell
  Laura Clarke
  Amelia Sheffield
Support Staff: Magdalena Witek
  Kimberly Ward
  Stephanie Smith
  Kerry Millington
  Mehjabeen Fatima

Key Stage 1 Teaching Team

Teachers: Bethany Gerver
  Sophie Stramkowski

Heather Wilson

Emily Comery

Support staff:

Jacqueline Schofield


Key Stage 2 Teaching Team

  Ben Anslow
  Emma Barker
  Holly Jones
  Cameron Higgins
  Gemma Keresztury
Support staff: Louise Honey
  Narinder Guram
  Madeline Taylor

Admin Team

Operations Lead Helen Chamberlain
Office Administrator Lisa Russell
Receptionist Phoebe Dagger

Specialist Teachers

Specialist Music  Patricia Parkin
Academic Mentor Andrew Hartshorn

Kitchen and Midday Team

Kitchen staff Nicola Mansfield
  Charmaine Arnold
  Angela Fletcher
  Heather Greenhough
Midday supervisors Kerry Watkins
  Shanara Ali
  Faiza Begum
  Heather Greenhough
  Melissa Finlayson 
  Kathy Pang
  Shahin Khaliq