Headteacher

Mr R Davis

Mr Davis is the Head Teacher at Moorside Community Primary Academy. As well as overseeing the day-to-day running of the school, he is also responsible for child protection and staff professional development. He is responsible for Numeracy, Assessment, organising placements and is the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL).

Teaching Staff

Mrs R Russell

Mrs Russell is the Assistant Headteacher and Year 4 class teacher. She is also responsible for coordinating Literacy and Special Educational Needs (SEN) across the school.

Mrs A Jameson

Miss Smithson is Assistant Headteacher and the Reception class teacher. She also oversees the whole of Early Years, is responsible for coordinating Science across the school and is the backup Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)

Miss K Moss

Miss Moss is the Nursery manager. She is also responsible for coordinating History and Geography across the school.

Mrs Dutton

Mrs Dutton is the Reception class teacher. She is also responsible for coordinating Design and Technology across the school.

Miss Z Shimmin

Miss Shimmin is the Year 2 class teacher.  She is also responsible for coordinating Religious Education, Modern Foreign Languages and Art and DT across the school. She is also back up Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL).

Mrs R Gittins

Mrs Gittins is the Year 3 class teacher. She is also responsible for coordinating Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) across the school and for the School Council.

Mrs L McNay

Mrs McNay is the Year 5 class teacher.  She is also responsible for coordinating Music.

Miss L Mills

Miss Mills is the Year 6 class teacher. She is also responsible for coordinating Information and Communication technology (ICT).

Non Teaching Staff

Administration Staff

Mrs J Lee – School Business Manager
Mrs C Smalley – Office Manager
Miss N Bolton – Business Support Officer

Learning Mentor

Mrs O McSorleyBack up Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and Learning Mentor

HLTA’s and Teaching Assistants

Mrs H Kirby Mrs J King
Miss N Sharp Miss S Scully
Miss D Farrington Miss C Bradshaw
Mrs S Hopper Mrs C Quinn
Miss L Gaskell Miss K Eisen
Mr S Mckenna Mrs K Gleave
Miss M Conner Mrs D Jones
Mrs L Moore Mrs C Pearson
Mrs A Flannery – Breakfast Club Supervisor Mr D McSorley
Mrs E Hughes – After School Club supervisor  

Apprentice Teaching Assistants

Miss A Kirby
Miss R Hudson

Dinner-time/Welfare Staff

Mrs K Gleave Mrs S Clarke – Kitchen manager
Mrs S Battell Mrs J Conaughton
Mrs E Hughes Miss D Weedall
Miss K Eisen Mrs M McClinton
Mrs A Flannery Mrs B Sanderson
Miss A Kirby
Mrs M Williamson
Miss R Hudson
Mrs J King
Mrs S Nickson  

Site Supervisor

Mrs G Murray

Cleaners

Mrs S Battel                                             
Mrs M McClinton
Mrs S Nickson
Mrs B Sanderson