Dorchester Primary School Staff

At Dorchester Primary School our staff go above and beyond to provide the best possible education for the children that we serve. At HCAT our motto is ‘children first’ and we place the children’s best interests at the heart of every decision that we make.

Everyone who works at our school, whatever their job, is here to contribute to an excellent education for our children.

Teaching Staffing Structure and Responsibilities 2020/21

Senior Leadership Team
Mr S. Mills Headteacher
Mrs N. Van der Walt Deputy Headteacher
Miss L. Revell Assistant Headteacher & Y3/4 Phase Leader
Wider Leadership
Team
Mrs L. Tee Y5/6 Phase Leader
Mrs E. Robinson SENDCo & Y1/2 Phase Leader
Mrs N. Chironda SENDCo & Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Miss B. Spiers EYFS Leader
Teaching Staff  
Miss S. Townsend Nursery/Reception Teacher
Miss B. Spiers Reception Teacher
Miss A. Fletcher Year 1 Teacher
Miss K. Platten Year 1 Teacher
Miss C. Fisher Year 2 Teacher
Miss C. Ede Year 2 Teacher (3 days)
Mrs E. Robinson Year 2 Teacher (2 days)
Mrs C. Powell Year 3 Teacher (3 days)
Miss L. Revell Year 3 Teacher (2 days)
Mrs S. Patrick Year 3 Teacher
Miss M. Horrocks Year 4 Teacher
Miss J. Gibson Year 4 Teacher
Miss C. Turner Year 5 Teacher
Mr M. Prendergast Year 5 Teacher
Mrs L. Tee Year 6 Teacher
Miss A. Clarkson Year 6 Teacher
Miss L. Bloom Trainee Teacher
Mr B. Lewis Trainee Teacher
Support Staff
Mrs D. Rodmell Senior Achievement Support Assistant (Y1/2)
Mrs A. Cook Senior Achievement Support Assistant (Y3/4)
Mrs H. Crosby Senior Achievement Support Assistant (Y5/6)
Miss D. Laud Senior Achievement Support Assistant (Hive 1)
Miss S. Tether Senior Achievement Support Assistant (whole-school)
Mrs A. Gasparelli Designated Safeguarding Lead & Senior Emotional Well-Being Worker
Mrs D. Boothby Emotional Well-Being Worker
Mrs L. Rippin Nursery Nurse
Miss C. Steels Nursery Nurse
Miss D. Moody Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs L. Cooke Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs P. Fullard Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs C. Webster Achievement Support Assistant
Miss G. Dawson Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs M. Watson Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs T. Wheldon Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs S. Wilkinson Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs E. Short Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs N. Young Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs S. Graves Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs P. Kerry Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs P. Sizer Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs C. Joyce Achievement Support Assistant
Miss S. Lowthorpe Achievement Support Assistant
Miss B. Young Achievement Support Assistant
Miss K. Smith Achievement Support Assistant
Miss G. Shepherdson Achievement Support Assistant
Miss J. Everett Achievement Support Assistant
Mrs H. Fawcett Achievement Support Assistant
Miss B. Towse Achievement Support Assistant
Miss K. Hall Achievement Support Assistant
The Dorchester Den
Miss C. Loveridge Teacher
Mrs E. Crossland Senior Achievement Support Assistant
Miss N. Moore Achievement Support Assistant
Administration Staff
Mrs C. Shore Finance Manager
Mrs S. Smith Office Manager
Mrs A. Steer Admin Assistant (Attendance)
Mrs N. Adams Admin Assistant (Finance)
Miss E. Wainwright Admin Assistant
Site Staff
Mr M. Rhodes Site Manager
Mrs M. Potter Cleaner
Mrs A. Davidson Cleaner
Mrs J. Balderson Cleaner
Mrs M. Watson Cleaner
Mrs C. Genter Cleaner
Lunchtime Staff
Mrs J. Thompson Lunchtime Supervisor
Mrs K. Tait Lunchtime Supervisor
Mrs J. Baker Lunchtime Supervisor
Mrs W. Fox Lunchtime Supervisor
Miss C. Hamilton Lunchtime Supervisor
Mrs A. Millson Lunchtime Supervisor
Mrs A. Spencer Lunchtime Supervisor
Miss E. Welford Lunchtime Supervisor
Miss E. Wainwright Lunchtime Supervisor

'At Dorchester, things are always fair'...

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'We get the opportunity to make new friends'...

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'Everyone is friendly and it’s a happy place'...

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'We love dinner times – the dinner ladies make lovely food'...

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'We like the teachers because they are really kind, smart, fair and helpful. They inspire us every day'...

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'Every single person in the school is really friendly'...

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'We learn something new every day and it’s really exciting and fun'...

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'I like it when Mr Mills comes and says “Hello” '...

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'Teachers make lessons fun'...

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'I like how the teachers are very nice. Dorchester is special to me'...

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'I like it when we are learning new things'...

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