Staff Announcements - Spring 21/22

Read about some of the changes and announcements across The Wensum Trust's staff community, that took place throughout the Autumn term.

New Starters / Roles

Includes new staff, as well as those who have recently secured a new or additional role.

Team Staff Name Job Title
Acle Academy Miss Nichols-George Head of House
Acle Academy Mrs Tasker Exam Invigilator
Acle Academy Miss Walsingham Head of House
Alderman Peel Miss Steward Teach of PE & Science
Alderman Peel Mr Boyd-Stevenson Lifeguard/Gym Attendant
Alderman Peel Miss Tuck Receptionist
Alderman Peel Mr Howell Peripatetic Lead
Arden Grove Mrs Southgate Teaching Asst/Midday Supervisor
Arden Grove Miss Hall Teaching Asst/Midday Supervisor
Arden Grove Mrs Marrison Teaching Asst/Midday Supervisor
Firside Junior Mrs Carey Teaching Assistant
Firside Junior Mrs Gluckstein Teaching Assistant
Firside Junior Mrs Buck Midday Supervisor
Garrick Green Mrs Moore Teaching Asst/Midday Supervisor
Hellesdon High Mr Bailey Midday Supervisor
Hellesdon High Mrs Andrews Swimming Teacher
Hellesdon High Miss Bourne Drama Instructor
Hellesdon High Miss Mason Midday Supervisor
Hellesdon High Miss Fare Science Tutor
Hellesdon High Mrs Wise Classroom Assistant
Hellesdon High Mrs Ould Zaouche EAL/Literacy Teaching Assistant
Hellesdon High Mr Waterson Catering Assistant
Hellesdon High Mr Metcalf Sixth Form KS4 Tutor
Hellesdon High Mr Meyer Sixth Form KS4 Tutor
Hellesdon High Mr Woodhouse Sixth Form KS4 Tutor
Hellesdon High Mrs Braidwood Teaching Assistant
Hellesdon High Miss Dade Psychology Tutor
Kinsale Junior Miss Wick Apprentice
Kinsale Junior Mrs Philpott Class Teacher
Kinsale Junior Mr Baker Apprentice Teaching Assistant
Kinsale Junior Miss Brady Apprentice
Kinsale Junior Mrs Sadler Music Tutor
Lodge Lane Mrs Banham School Secretary
Wells Primary Miss Brown Teaching Assistant
Central Services Mr Fenwick Caretaker



A warm goodbye to a number of team members who, between them, have completed 70 years of service in our schools. 

Team Name Job Title Years with us
Alderman Peel Mrs Hart Receptionist 18
Hellesdon High Mrs Ernzen Classroom Assistant
Hellesdon High Miss Pritchard Classroom Assistant 6
Kinsale Junior Mrs Furzer School Secretary 12
Kinsale Junior Mrs Mace Teaching Assistant 7.5
Lodge Lane Mrs Daubney SENCo / Y1 Teacher 20
Wells Primary Mrs Paffett Year 3 Teacher Mat Cover
Central Services Miss Wright HR Manager 1
Central Services Mrs Furzer Finance Officer 2.5



Best wishes for a happy retirement to those who have contributed so generously to our children, families and communities. 

Team Name Job Title Years with us
Garrick Green Mrs Davenport Secretary 20
Hellesdon High Mrs Greenacre Librarian 8


General Announcements

Other announcements that we wish to share and/or celebrate with our wider community.

Organisation Name Job Title Detail
Garrick Green Mr Brister PE Teaching Assistant Well done for achieving a Distinction in apprenticeship
Garrick Green & Lodge Lane Mrs Herron SENCo Promoted to SENCo across Garrick Green and Lodge Lane
Lodge Lane Miss Best, now Mrs Judge Reception Teacher Wedding congratulations
Wells Primary Miss Burns Year 3 Teacher Welcome back from maternity leave