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Verwood Church of England First School and Nursery

Staff Responsibilities



Mr A Parsons

DDSL, School Leadership






Mr D Luford

DSL, Teaching & Learning




Leadership Team

Mrs L Palmer 

DDSL, Curriculum, Phonics lead, 6Rs and Humanities


Miss O North






Mrs A Clay

Data, assessment and moderation


Miss G Matthew

Early years Lead and Music


Miss L Burrows



Miss O North



Mrs Z Steel

Art / DT and Eco lead


Miss H Snow



Miss O Watts

RE and Worship


Miss C Tizzard

Maths, E-safety, Computing and MFL


Mr A Webb

PE and Science


Mrs E Brason

PSHE & Wellbeing

Higher Level Teaching Assistants




Mr E Lear

Pupil Premium champion

Teaching Assistants



Mrs B Boyle

Phonics support


Mrs J Boreham

Creative Environment


Mrs N Cantle

Complex Needs Support Team


Mrs M Ford

Complex Needs Support Lead &

Nursery SENDco


Ms J Kemish

PE & clubs and Cover Supervisor


Mrs S Old

Cover Supervisor/Dyslexia


Mrs L Rackley

Complex Needs Support Team


Mrs K Safder

Complex Needs Support Team


Miss L Shearing

Speech & Language/Complex Needs Support 


Mrs J Smallbones

Social and Emotional Support


Mrs R Day

Complex Needs Support Team





Mrs V Kelly

Finance Officer


Mrs L Spencer

School Office Administrator


Mrs R Long

Nursery Administrator and IT Project Lead


Mrs S Didcott

Inclusion Administrator/Parent Support Worker





Mrs A Bagwell

Childcare Leader with QTS


Mrs J Hibell

Childcare Deputy Leader


Mrs C Snow

Childcare Assistant

Teaching and Learning Teams

Oak Base

Miss Matthew (Base Leader)

Miss Watts

Mrs Day

Sycamore Base

Miss North (Base Leader)

Miss Burrows

Mrs Boyle

Mrs Clein

Beech Base

Mr Webb (Base Leader)

Mrs Palmer (0.6) Elle Brason (0.4)

Mrs Smallbones

Miss Shearing

Willow Base

Miss Snow (Base Leader)

Mrs Clay (0.6) Mrs Steel (0.4)

Mrs Ford

Mrs Rackley

Mrs Safder

Ash Base

Miss Tizzard (Base Leader)

Mr Luford

Ms Kemish

Mrs Cantle


Mrs Bagwell

Mrs Long

Mrs Hibell

Mrs Snow