Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Meet the Staff

Meet the OA Aspinal Family

Academy Leadership Team

Angela Sweeting

Motahir Khan
Associate Principal

Pauline Murphy
Safeguarding Officer

Matt Foster

SENDCO & Designated Safeguarding Lead

Rachel Hughes
Year 6 Teacher
Assistant Principal and English Lead



Teachers and Phase Leaders


Carol Bailey
EYFS Lead and Reception Teacher

Bronte Dale
Year 4 Class Teacher

Natalie Clayton
Year 3 Class Teacher

Cherie Cairns
Year 2 Teacher, Science and Behaviour Lead

Alison McDonald
Year 1 Class Teacher (Thursday & Friday)

Kate Crag
Year 1 Class Teacher (Monday to Wednesday)


Sue Hardy
Class Teacher



Learning and Academy Support

Angela Myatt
Learning Mentor

Christine Boydell
Finance and Business Manager

Richard Edgehill
PE Coach

Alison Hayton
Office Manager

Tracy Duff
Administration Officer

Donna O'Brien
Learning Assistant

Sandra Currie

Karen Robinson
Learning Assistant

Alana Ridland
Learning Assistant

Linda Reding
Learning Assistant

Louise Morrison
Learning Assistant

Nichola Williams
Senior Lunchtime Organiser

Michelle Robinson
Learning Assistant 

Sue Collinson
Before and After School Club

Julie Bruce
Lunchtime Organiser

Claire Lee
Lunchtime Organiser