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Harriers Banbury Academy,
Harriers View, Bloxham Road,
OX16 9JW

01295 263 067

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Staff list

General Enquiries

Debra Simcoe Administrator Manager
Out of Hours Emergencies For out of hours emergencies relating to the buildings or caretaking, please telephone: 07808 650 790 or 07708 589 183 or 07834 570 450

Leadership Team

Stephanie Coley Principal
Joanna Agate Vice Principal & Designated Safeguarding Lead
Jon Sherington Assistant Principal
Faye Wayte Assistant Principal
Gavin Connor Raising Standards Lead

SENDCo and Welfare/Attendance

If you wish to speak to our SENDCo, Joannie Jones, please email or telephone the school to make an appointment.
Joannie Jones SENDco
Antoinette Stephens Home School Link Worker
Sally Chester SEND Assistant
Andrew Gledhill Sports Teaching Assistant


Megan Pamplin Nursery Lead - Ducklings
Cheryl Whitear Teaching Assistant


Wrens and Robins
Jon Sherington Assistant Principal & Class Teacher - Wrens/EYU Leader
Miranda Ross EYU Teacher - Robins
Nadine Addison Reception Teaching Assistant
Suzanne Lawrence Reception Teaching Assistant
Sumiah Ahmed Reception Teaching Assistant
Sandra Gwynne Reception Teaching Assistant
Danielle Standen Reception Teaching Assistant
Kate Cambray Reception Teaching Assistant and Swimming Lead
Ellie Bannister Apprentice Teacher

Lower Phase: Year 1, 2 and 3

Year 1: Swifts and Swallows. Year 2: Doves and Woodpeckers. Year 3: Kingfishers and Toucans
Rachel Thewlis Class Teacher - Swifts (Year 1) - Lower Phase Lead
Greg Owen Class Teacher - Swallows (Year 1)
Carol Taylor Teacher - Year 1
Holly Kidman Class Teacher - Woodpeckers (Year 2)
Emma Higley Class Teacher - Doves (Year 2)
Lucy Coghlan Class Teacher - Kingfishers (Year 3)
Charlotte Rooney Class Teacher - Toucans (Year 3)
Sarah Buzzard Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Penny Melia Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Lorna Herbet Year 2 Teaching Assistant
Lyn Maycock Year 2 Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Martha Bell Year 3 Teaching Assistant, Forest School Lead, EAL
Jo Etheridge Year 3 Teaching Assistant
Holly Kidman Teaching Assistant
Angie Grant Year 1 Cover Supervior

Upper Phase: Year 4, 5 and 6

Year 4: Parrots and Red Kites. Year 5: Flamingoes and Pelicans. Year 6: Eagles and Owls
Jessica Jenkins Class Teacher - Red Kites (Year 4)
Edward Gorton Class Teacher - Parrots (Year 4)
Faye Wayte Class Teacher - Flamingoes (Year 5) & Assistant Principal
Jodi Roberts Class Teacher - Flamingos (Year 5)
Maxine Roberts Class Teacher - Pelicans (Year 5)
Gavin Connor Class Teacher - Eagles (Year 6)/Upper Phase Leader & Raising Standards Lead
Grace Reid Class Teacher - Owls (Year 6)
Marisa Aguado Year 4 Teaching Assistant
Becky Quarcoo Year 4 Teaching Assistant
Kerry Byrne Year 4 Cover Supervisor and First Aid Lead
Michael Hlousek Year 5 Teaching Assistant
Estelle Sabin Year 5 Teaching Assistant
Kerry Lyons Year 6 Teaching Assistant
Saeko Croft Year 6 Teaching Assistant
Angela Moulder Year 6 Cover Supervisor

Office and Admin

Ruth Jakeman Business Manager
Debra Simcoe Administrator Manager
Jackie Cheeseman Senior Administrator

Aspirations District Staff

Liz Fisher South Central District Facilities Manager

Wraparound: Breakfast and Afterschool Club

Kim Baker
Sarah Buzzard
Kate Cambray
Gail Cheeseman
Cheryl Whitear
Lesley Cashmore
Becky Quarcoo
Danielle Standen
Nadine Addison
Jo Etheridge
Danielle Stephens
Dawn Berrie
Angie Grant

Lunchtime Staff

Kim Baker Lunchtime Supervisor
Gail Cheeseman Senior Lunchtime Supervisor
Joanne Ralls Lunchtime Supervisor
Jean Roberts Lunchtime Supervisor


Stephen Norton Caretaker

Agency Staff

Sarah Taylor Head Cook
Danielle Stephens Kitchen Staff
Saffron Sanders Kitchen Staff
Lydia Galent Cleaning Staff
Monika Zdybal Cleaning Staff

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