St James'CE VA Primary School

Creating a school family founded upon Christian values

  • love
  • hope
  • peace
  • joy
  • forgiveness
  • compassion
  • honesty
  • patience
  • perseverance
  • koinonia


  Staff at St James' Primary School

We are blessed to have an amazing team of people working in our school! Here's who we all are....

Staff List 2017-2018


Ms Maria Soulsby

Head Teacher 

Designated Person for Safeguarding

Mrs Sarah Morton (maternity leave)

Reception Class Teacher and Deputy Head Teacher

Miss Natasha Bailey

Year 1 Class Teacher


Mrs Wendy LeNette Year 2 Class Teacher
Miss Suzie Bingham-Green Year 3 Class Teacher
Mrs Gaynor Hawkins

Year 4 Class Teacher

Mr Ian Leach Year 5 Class Teacher and Assistant Head Teacher
Mrs Clare Doughty EYFS  Class Teacher
Mrs Kirsty Ayres (maternity leave)

Learning Support Assistant - EYFS


Miss Christine Reid

Learning Support Assistant

Lunchtime Supervisor

Mrs Susan Owens Learning Support Assistant
Mrs Fina Sims Teaching Assistant
Mrs Alison Singh Learning Support Assistant
Mrs Alice Warren Learning Support Assistant - EYFS
Mrs Dawn Steed Office Manager
Ms Rosie Martin Finance Officer
Mrs Surjit, Mrs Mores. Mrs Reilly, Mrs Hagger,Ms Buckley, Mrs Richens Lunchtime Supervisors
Mr Eddie Lorenc Caretaker