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Staff List

Executive Headteacher Louise Nichols Strategic leadership & safeguarding

Associate Headteacher

Karen Pedro     

Leadership of Teaching & Learning, Assessment, day to day management & safeguarding

Deputy Headteachers

Lisa Clarke

 

 

 

Ella Jones

Staff development & Initial Teacher Training (ITT SLE), inclusion, safeguarding & behaviour 

 

(Maternity Leave)

Assistant Headteachers

Jacqueline Thornton

 

Katherine Turley

Enrichment, pupil voice, mentoring & safeguarding

Wider curriculum, communications & mentoring

Phase Coordinators

Rachael O'Sullivan

(Early Years)
  Sonya Forte (Year 1/2)
  Marsha Speede (Year 3/4)
  Ally Weston (Year 5/6)
Nursery Teacher

Monica Giraldo Guevara

 
Early Years Educators

Rima Begum 
Mark Penn
Shajeda Aziz

 
Reception Teachers

Rachael O'Sullivan

Justine Evans

 
  Huw Greenwood  
Year 1 Teachers George Galliano  
  Phoebe Neville  
Year 1/2 Teachers

Sonya Forte &

Kashmir Gujra

 
Year 2 Teachers Chloe Heath
Lauren Hyett
 
Year 3 Teachers Lorraine Capoccia
Mikhaila Vanriel
 
Year 3/4 Teacher Marhsa Speede  
Year 4 Teachers Jack Moody
David Burdett
 
Year 5 Teachers Winnie Prince
Ally Weston

 

(LEAP Design & Technology Lead)

Year 5/6 Teachers

Sophie Hinchliffe &       

Ellie Capano

 
Year 6 Teachers

Thomas Pleavin  

Cheryl Jeffers 

(LEAP Science Lead)
Additional Teachers

Lorraine Karunaratne

Rachel Townsend

Melissa Lameiro

Monique Cunningham

SENCO

 

IT & Media Technician

Kurian Zachariah

Sam Rudd

 
Learning Mentors Patricia Grant
Julie Tivey
 
Communications & Website Emma de Sausmarez  
Breakfast Club Melissa Gregory
Gulay Bozdogan
Fotene Efthymiou
 
Teaching Assistants

Melissa Gregory           

Luiza Popovici

Darell Philip
Rose Francis
Maxine Nicholson
Gulay Bozdogan
Christine Small  
Jacqueline Brand
Cheryl Hamilton
Sheila Simon
Melissa McCalla
Coujoe Ryan
Sharen Woodward
Fotene Efthymiou
Katrina Cadogan
Julie Philipson
Tanya Nzanza

Saritha Ramanee-Murphy

Lisa Allen 

Nicola Wright

(Assistant Cycling Instructor)

(Academic Mentor)

(Academic Mentor)

Teaching & Learning Associates

Laura Philipson
Lauren Saffrey

Cerrise Jones

 

(Materinity Leave)

(Materinity Cover)

Midday Meal Supervisors

Shipla Begum
Gulay Bozdogan
Fotene Efthymiou
Donna Langford
Jackie Murphy
Christine Small
Julie Philipson
Paulette Wallace
Larysa Muzyczka

Sheryl Payne

 
LEAP Federation Business Manager Cyrilene Malcolm  

LEAP Federation

HR

Joanna Makaruk  
Office Manager Dana Hansle  
Admin Assistant / Receptionist

Amma Cofie

 

 
Premises Manager Darren Gregory (Lead Cycling Instructor)
Assistant Schoolkeeper Nicholas George  
Kitchen Staff Helen Cottle (Head Chef)
 

Soumia Houari Hodan Abdullahi
Toyin Ajayi-Obe
Christina Amoanimah

Ana Mendez

Olly D'Agostino

(Sous Chef)

 

LEAP Cross School Staff 

We have a number of staff who are subject leads or specialists and who work across all three of our LEAP schools (Kingsmead, Gayhurst and Mandeville) promoting excellence in their field:

LEAP Cross School Subject Leads

Religious Education Lead - Shenaz Begum (K)

History Lead- Katherine Turley (M)

Science Lead - Thomas Pleavin (G)

Design and Technology Lead - Ally Weston (G)

Music Lead - Ben de Sausmarez (K)

Computing Lead - Stan Colomb (K)

Health and PE Lead - Daniel Turner (M)

Art Lead - Olivia Silver (K)

Geography Lead - Danielle Hughes (M)

 

LEAP English Leads: Janne Cornish 

LEAP Maths Leads: Meret Stokes (M), Sarah Betney (K), Hannah Preston (G)

LEAP EYFS Leads: Lucy Michael (K), Danielle Hughes (M), Rachael O’Sullivan (G)

LEAP PE Leads: Freddy Katanga (M), Sanchez Ming (K &G)

LEAP Spanish Lead: Sarah Betney (K,M & G)

LEAP Initial Teacher Training Leads: Lisa Clarke (G), Lucy Michael (K)

 

Other staff working across the LEAP Federation

Louise Nichols – Executive Headteacher

Cyrilene Malcolm – LEAP Business Manager

Joanna Makaruk - LEAP HR

Michelle Smith – LEAP Finance Officer

Parveen Razzaque – LEAP Attainment & Attendance Data Manager

Meret Stokes - Curriculum Lead across LEAP Federation

Emma de Sausmarez – Communications and Community Liaison

Thomas Walker – Chef Educator at Hackney School of Food

Lidka D’Agostino – School Gardener & Educator at Hackney School of Food

Dorinia Harley – Dance Teacher

Aaron Tanice – Drumming Teacher

Aran Thomas – Steel Pans Teacher

Mensah Hart – Keyboard and Guitar Teacher

Francoise Nzanza – Spanish Teacher