Safeguarding Notice

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.

If you have any concerns regarding the safeguarding of any of our pupils please contact one of our Designated safeguarding leads Mrs Naomi Shrimpton, Miss Carla Pilgrim, Mr Steve Pill, Mrs Jill Turner

Our Child Protection and Safeguarding policies can be found here:
Trust > Policies, Accounts & Formal Documents > Policies

Heathlands Primary Academy

Part of the Ocean Learning Trust

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Who's Who

Headteacher Naomi Shrimpton


Assistant Headteachers  Jill Turner and Rebecca Smith


School Leadership Team

SENDCO/Inclusion/SLE Jill Turner             

EYFS Phase Leader Tracy Treen

KS1 Phase Leader Shelly Walpole

KS2 Phase Leader Alexandra Stevens


Pupil and Parent Support Worker Carla Pilgrim


Nursery Teachers Steve Pill (Monday) and Mark Whines (Tuesday to Friday)

Reception Teachers Tracy Treen and Sam Harvey

Year 1 Teachers Susan Matthews and Dan Harwood

Year 2 Teacher Shelly Walpole

Year 3 Teacher Paul Bacon

Year 4 Teacher Jo Bright

Year 5 Teacher Paul Dunsford

Year 6 Teachers Alexandra Stevens

PE Specialist and Behaviour Support/SLE Steve Pill


Learning Support Assistants Pam Harris, Nessrine Hamza, Carla Gosby, Lesley Mason, Montse Lemos, Lyn Joy, Alison Payne, Jacky Adams, Shannon Llewellyn (maternity leave), Paul Gillingham, Clare Reeves, Haddie Kilner, Erica Scammell, Claire Homan-Berry, Laura Rosenfeld, Claire Woodham and Stephen Coddington

Speech and Language Development and Support Maureen Paterson


Administration Officers Jenny Tarrant and Michelle Yannick

Breakfast Club Pam Harris and Marion Johnson (cover Alison Payne )

SUPERSTARS - After School Club Alison Payne and Lesley Mason


Site Manager Steve Knight

Kitchen Sue Kelly and Marion Johnson

Lunchtime Assistants Marc Holmes, Erica Scammell and Linda Markley

Cleaners Sue Kelly, Marion Johnson and Pauline Shury

You will also see central Ocean Learning Trust colleagues around the school:

The Trust's Executive Headteacher Stephen Orman

Chief Operating Officer Paul Knight

Operations Manager Sue Grey

HR Manager Nicola Gay

Finance Manager Rebecca Holmes