Our Team

Senior Leadership Team

 

Headteacher 

Rob O'Hara 

Deputy Headteacher

Farzana Shah

Assistant Headteacher

Helen McLoughlin  

Assistant Headteacher

Phil Heath

Assistant Headteacher

Dani March


 

Teaching Staff


 

Laura Jinkins

Heather Davies

Lucy Altameemi

Judy Mapplebeck

Laura Thomas

Beth Clifford

Zoe Corea

Joanne Watson

Sarah Harper

Jackie Gregson

Anna Skolik-Wieczniak

Cath Young

Isobel Davies

Charlotte Barlow

Laura Pickering

Cat Shaw

Alice Hamilton

     

 


 

Specialist Staff

Support Staff

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Lisa Kauffmann

School Business Manager

Adel White

Special Needs School Nurse (Resident)

Kim Broderick

Parent Support Advisor

Peggy Parker

Special Needs School Nurse (Assistant)

Liz Beckett

School Administrator

Helen Conner-Jones

School Doctor Dr Bhatia School Administrator Julie Hallett
Orthoptist 

Mags Hancock

School Administrator

Marie Shaw

Physiotherapist Vicki North Site Manager

Dave Johnstone &

Lynne Hackland

Physiotherapist Assistant 

Paula Johnson Catering Assistant Linda Banks

Physiotherapy Assistant

Elizabeth Longden

Cook

Janine Humphreys

Occupational Therapist

Hannah Reed

ICT Support

James Lynford

Speech Therapist

Siobhan Jeffrey

 

 

Speech Therapist

Lizzie Sankey

 

 


Teaching Assistant 3


Teaching Assistant 4

 

Tracy Jacques

Janet Lloyd

Angela Lucy  

(HLTA Communication Support Advisor)

Maria Tomlinson

Amanda Brooks

Sarah Watkins

Christine Hallworth

Rehana Ahmed

Mandy Moore

 

 

 

Joely Higgins

Victoria Lygo

 

 

 

Isabella Fleming

 

 

 

 


 

 

 


 

Teaching Assistant 2

 

Teaching Assistant 1

 

Karen Hewitt

Angela Corrigan

Janet Spooner

Anna-Sofi Vidnes

Fozia Ul Haq

Bryn Knowles (Driver)

Michelle Morrissey

Chandni Batool

Gill Field

Lynn Marsden

Rachel Ryan

Aseel Abdulghani

Natalie Matthews

Julie Mellis

Clayton Doyle

Nicola McDermott

Yvonne Davies

Anne O'Donoghue

Kirsty Stafford

Edith Thompson

Carmody Jones

Shumzan Goodwin

Shagufta Alam

Katie McKay

Mel Montague

Anne-Marie Prendergast

Ireen Perven

Zahraa Ahmed

Karen Espley

Yvonne Biggs

Nasreen Anwar

Reham Hamouda

Emer Johnstone

William Rostron

Jean Samuels

Wendy Brown

Samantha Lang

Karen Savo

Michelle Hackland

Samuel Gooch

Leah Cameron

Nancy Whiston

Anne Lawson

Noorzahan Begum

Jill Darlington

 

Jenny Ryan

Nipa Begum

    Benjamin Silver Stephanie Thomas O'Flaherty

 

The Birches Specialist Support Primary School. Newholme Road, West Didsbury Manchester M20 2XZ

Tel: 0161 448 8895 | Email: admin@thebirchesschool.org | Main Contact: Adel White