Staff Team

The Oaklands Team:

We have a team of over 60 staff working at Oaklands - cleaners, lunch staff, teachers, nursery nurses, teaching assistant, playworkers and administrative staff.

Together we work hard for every Oaklands child and our Oaklands community.

Below is our staff structure for 2019-20:

  • Headteacher                      Miss T Hodgson  
  • Deputy Headteacher          Miss K Packham 
  • SENCO                                Miss G  Artiles 
  • School Business Manager   Zahid Parvez



Butterflies (am) and Dragonflies (pm) - Ms R Brooks & Mrs A Walkiewicz

Supported by Mrs A Sarghini, Mrs A Ash, Mrs O Bushati


Bumblebees - Miss P Carter

Ladybirds - Miss J Major

Supported by Miss S D'Souza, Mrs Alicja Walkiewicz, Mrs N Franklin, 

 Y1-Y2 “PLANETS” PHASE – led by Ms L Read

Year 1

Mercury - Mrs S Hutchings 

Venus - Miss T Muqtada

Teaching Assistants for Year 1 - Mrs G Gardner & Mrs C Boyd-Joseph

Year 2

Jupiter - Mrs L Read

Mars - Miss S Antczak

Teaching Assistants for Year 2 - Mrs N Hough , Ms Chmiest & Mrs W Vanson

Y3-Y4 “TREES” PHASE – led by Miss S Rafique

Year 3

Ash - Miss S Ozcelik

Birch -  Miss H Thanvi

Teaching Assistant for Year 3 - Mrs D Rowe 

Year 4

Elm - Miss S Rafique

Chestnut - Mrs G Majidi

Teaching Assistants for Year 4 - Ms Samgi & Ms Zia

 Y5-Y6 “BIG CATS” PHASE – led by Mrs H Castle

Year 5

Leopards - Miss L Evans

Panthers - Miss Charli Reed-Simons

Teaching Assistant for Year 5 - Ms Woodhams


Year 6

Pumas - Ms L Geary

Tigers - Ms R Samuel-Wright

Lions - Ms K Chana & Ms G Artiles

Teaching Assistants for Year 6 - Mrs A Salisbury 



PPA Teachers - Miss J Auvache and Mr J Townson

 Support Teams

Admin Team

  • Mrs D Sihra  - Office Manager
  • Miss E McCarthy - Facilities Administrator
  • Mrs J Jamiru - School Administrator
  • Mrs Z Temple - Finance Officer

Premises Team

  • Mrs M Joseph - Site Manager
  • Miss E McCarthy  - Cleaner in Charge
  • Mrs Y Hall Daly 
  • Mrs P Sandhu 

Lunchtime Team

  • Mrs A Ash  - Lunchtime Manager
  • Mrs S Azam 
  • Mrs A Bromfield 
  • Mrs S Messenger 
  • Mrs H Olol
  • Mrs S Said 

Rocket Club Team

  • Mrs A Ash – Rocket Club Manager
  • Mrs J Gamea – Rocket Club Deputy Manager
  • Mrs C Boyd Joseph 
  • Mrs A Bromfield 
  • Mrs Y Waheed 

                 ***Our TAs are assigned to classes according to need ***