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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

Steph Pamplin Principal
Joanna Agate Vice Principal
Laura East Assistant Principal, SENDCO and Designated Safeguarding Lead

SENDCo and Welfare/Attendance

If you wish to speak to our SENDCo, Laura East, please email or telephone the school to make an appointment.
Laura East SENDCo and Assistant Principal
Antoinette Stephens Home School Link Worker
Sally Chester SEND Assistant


Grace Reid Nursery Leader - Ducklings
Martha Bell Nursery Practitioner - Ducklings/Forest School Lead
Kate Cambray Nursery Teaching Assistant/Swimming Lead
Sandra Gwynne Nursery Teaching Assistant


Wrens and Robins
Jon Sherington Class Teacher - Wrens/EYU Leader
Carol Taylor Class Teacher - Robins
Miranda Ross EYU Teacher
Angela Grant Reception Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor
Suzanne Lawrence Reception Teaching Assistant
Sumiah Ahmed Reception Teaching Assistant
Katherine Cooper Reception Teaching Assistant
Sandra Gwynne Reception Teaching Assistant

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)
Megan Pamplin Class Teacher - Swallows (Year 1)
Emma Higley Class Teacher - Doves (Year 2)
Faye Wayte Class Teacher - Woodpeckers (Year 2) Lower Phase Leader
Lucy Coghlan Class Teacher - Kingfishers (Year 3)
John Bee Class Teacher - Toucans (Year 3)
Jo Etheridge Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Katherine Cooper Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Sarah Buzzard Year 1 Teaching Assistant
Holly Kidman Year 2 Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor
Penny Melia Year 2 Teaching Assistant
Estelle Sabin Year 3 Teaching Assistant
Lyn Maycock Year 3 Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Beckie Quarcoo Year 3 Teaching Assistant

Upper Phase: Year 4, 5 and 6

Year 4: Parrots and Red Kites. Year 5: Flamingoes and Pelicans. Year 6: Eagles and Owls
Joannie Jones Class Teacher - Parrots (Year 4)
Jessica Jenkins Class Teacher - Red Kites (Year 4)
Maxine Roberts Class Teacher - Pelicans (Year 5)
Megan Cooper Class Teacher - Flamingoes (Year 5)
Jodi Roberts Class Teacher - (Year 6)
Gavin Connor Class Teacher - Eagles (Year 6)/Upper Phase Leader
Jacob Few Class Teacher - Owls (Year 6)
Kerry Lyons Year 4 Teaching Assistant
Marisa Aguado Year 4 Teaching Assistant
Kerry Byrne Year 5 Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor and First Aid Lead
Saeko Croft Year 5 Teaching Assistant
Angela Moulder Year 6 Teaching Assistant
Ellie Bannister Year 6 Teaching Assistant

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
Katherine Cooper
Holly Kidman
Cheryl Whitear

Lunchtime Staff

Gail Cheeseman Senior Lunchtime Supervisor
Cheryl Whitear Lunchtime Supervisor
Jean Roberts Lunchtime Supervisor


Paul Acreman Caretaker

Agency Staff

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

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