Our Staff

At Gagle Brook Primary School, we have some of the finest teachers and teaching staff in the country. They are highly motivated, committed, and passionate about providing our pupils with the best education possible.

Senior Leadership

Name Position
Mr Simon Cowley Executive Director
Mrs Emily Holloway Head of School and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Mo McDonald Assistant Headteacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead

Extended Leadership Team

Name Position
Mrs Lucy Whiskerd Early Years Lead
Mrs Chloe Burridge KSI Lead
Mr Matt Street Lower KS2

Teaching Staff

Name Position
Miss Sarah Tynan Nursery Lead (Duckling Class)
Mrs Lucy Whiskerd Reception Teacher (Gosling Class)
Mrs Heleena Walden Year 1 Teacher
Miss Chloe Saffron Year 2 Teacher
Miss Ella Bowdery  Year 3 Teacher
Mr Matt Street Year 4 Teacher
Mrs Chloe Burridge Year 5 Teacher
Mr Scott Latham PE Teacher
Mrs Louise Fitzmaurice The Nest
Miss Kelly Stevens The Nest

Teaching & Support Assistants

Name Position
Mrs Anne Wasyliw Early Years Practitioner
Miss Gemma Pollard Early Years Teaching Assistant
Mrs Lisa Robinson Early Years Practitioner
Mrs Haylie Yearwood Teaching Assistant
Mrs Fleur Biseker Teaching and Support Assistant
Mrs Sarah Vickers Teaching Assistant
Mrs Emma White Teaching Assistant
Mrs Charley Day Teaching Assistant
Mrs Claire Mortimer Teaching Assistant
Mrs Michelle Hinton Teaching Assistant
Miss Katy Clarke Early Year Practitioner
Mrs Claire Sims Teaching Assistant

Inclusion Team

Name Position
Mrs Mo McDonald Designated Safeguarding Lead/SENDCo
Mrs Jamie Izzo Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead/ Learning Mentor

Administration Staff

Name Position
Miss Thea Desborough Pupil Services Officer
Miss Cath Evans SEND

Midday Supervisors

Name Position
Haylie Yearwood MDSA
Mrs Laura Small MDSA
Miss Claire Sims MDSA
Ms Nur Zor Geyik MDSA
Miss Katy Clarke MDSA
Mrs Natalie So MDSA
Mrs Nicola Adams MDSA

Wrap Around Care Staff - Dragonflies

Name Position
Katy Clarke Play Worker
Mrs Charley Day Play Worker

Site Team

Name Position
Mr Ben Dawe Caretaker


Gagle Brook Primary School is not only a great school for pupils, it’s also a fantastic school for teachers. Working in partnership with The White Horse Federation, we offer teachers extensive support, fantastic resources, and a range of training opportunities. We welcome teachers of all experience, whether they have recently qualified or have been teaching for many years. If you are interested in joining Gagle Brook Primary School, follow the link below.