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Staff

The staff at Diamond Academy will know your child well enough to know when to stretch, offering opportunities for accelerated learning to maintain their interest and develop their natural ability. Also know them well enough to know when to support with small teaching groups, in class support and individual one – to – one support.

Senior Leadership Team:

  • Interim Principal – Mary Foreman
  • Deputy Principal/DSL – Debbie Ridgeon
  • Interim Assistant Principal – Patrick Miles

Teaching Staff:

  • Year 3 Teacher – Emma Ball-Rye
  • Year 3 Teacher – Michelle Brooks
  • Year 4 Teacher – Abi Jones
  • Year 4 Teacher – Emily Sanderberg
  • Year 5 Teacher (SLT) – Patrick Miles
  • Year 5 Teacher  – Sam Burden
  • Year 6 Teacher (SLT/DSL) – Debbie Ridgeon
  • Year 6 Teacher – Mia Clark
  • SENDco – Caroline Clarke

Learning Support Staff:

  • Teaching Assistant – Jenine Garrett
  • Teaching Assistant – Claire Read
  • Teaching Assistant – Carol Bogacki
  • Teaching Assistant – Naomi Wacker
  • Teaching Assistant – Kirsty Johnson (HLTA)
  • Teaching Assistant – Parveen Akther (HLTA)
  • Teaching Assistant – Kim Barker
  • Teaching Assistant – Helen Kittlety
  • Teaching Assistant – Rachel Rolph
  • Teaching Assistant – Kenneth Howman (HLTA
  • Lunchtime Staff:

      • Midday Assistant – Sue Hill
      • Midday Assistant – Maria Hamilton
      • Midday Assistant – Hayley Langford
      • Midday Assistant – Michelle Atherton

      Office Staff:

      • Receptionist/Attendance Officer (DSL) –  Julie Hammick
      • Finance/Admin –  Viv Harker

      Site Staff:

    • Cleaner – Michelle Atherton
    • Cleaner – Sue Hill
    • Cleaner – Leigh Cornwall
    • Cleaner – Hazel Sole
    • Caretaker – Richard Snow