Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Meet the Staff

Meet the Ryelands family!

Academy Leadership Team

Glenn Lillo
Principal

Natalie French
Deputy Principal
Assessment and Behaviour
for Learning

Samantha Francis
Assistant Principal
Learning and Teaching

Louise Champion
Inclusion Manager
SENCO

Emily Groves
EYFS Phase Leader

Beth Gower
KS1 Phase Leader

Collette Johnston
Lower KS2 Phase Leader

Sarah Binns
Upper KS2 Phase Leader

 

Nursery

Rosie Smith
Nursery Teacher

Cecilia Saftiou
Nursery Teacher

Courtenay Davis
Teaching Assistant

Reception

Emily Groves
Reception Teacher
EYFS Phase Leader

Taiah Spring
Teaching Assistant

Lauren Campbell
Reception Teacher

Sarah Le Neveu
Teaching Assistant

Year 1

Beth Gower
Year 1 Teacher
KS1 Phase Leader

Fay Mulvaney
Year 1 Teacher

Lisa Brookes
Teaching Assistant

Year 2

Jamie Sheehan
Year 2 Teacher

Nick Lowe
Year 2 Teacher

Kat Egwuonwu
Year 2 Teacher

Sandra Wilson
Teaching Assistant

Year 3

Collette Johnston
Year 3 Teacher
Lower KS2 Phase Leader

Nneka Ndukwe
Year 3 Teacher

Sally Davis
Teaching Assistant

Year 4

Lucie Barry-Dawkins
Year 4 Teacher

Sarah Binns
Year 4 Teacher
Upper KS2 Phase Leader

Emma White

Teaching Assistant

Harry Willicombe
Year 4 Teacher

Linda Turner
Teaching Assistant

Year 5

Katherine Bell
Year 5 Teacher

Deborah Cooksey
Year 5 Teacher

Samantha Francis
Year 5 Teacher

Kristi Wallace
Teaching Assistant

Year 6

Rachel Glencross
Year 6 Teacher

Rakhee Shukla
Year 6 Teacher

Liz Portsmouth

Teaching Assistant

Butterfly Intervention

Cynthia Oram
Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Margaret Ogbonnaya
Teaching Assistant

Dragonfly Intervention

Linzi Child
Higher Level
Teaching Assistant

Janice Petch
Teaching Assistant

Jennifer Giraud
Teaching Assistant

Site Staff

Peter Allen
Site Manager

Yvonne Floyd
Cleaner

Jayne Bhandari
Cleaner

Comfort Ofori-Mensah
Cleaner

Kathleen Seal
Cleaner

Safeguarding

Glenn Lillo
Designated Safeguarding Lead

Louise Eaves
Learning Mentor
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Natalie French
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Emily Groves
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead for EYFS

Admin

Jessica Ellis
Office Manager

Vanessa Cummins
Administrator with 
Admissions Responsibility

Teresa McCrea
Attendance Officer

Terry Montaque
PD Assistant