Leadership Team

Mrs J Tipple – Principal

Mr L Coulson – Assistant Principal

Miss J Thornton – EYFS Lead

Class Staff

Nursery – Little Bears

Teacher
Miss J Thornton

LSAs
Miss A Viggers and Mrs B Reygate

Reception – Paddington Class

Teacher
Mrs E Snare

LSA
Mrs G Hardy

Reception – Rupert Class

Teacher 
Miss F Harrison

LSA
Miss J Hazell

Year 1 – Bizzy Class

Teacher
Miss K Livesey

LSA
Miss M Hook

Year 1 – Corduroy Class

Teacher
Mrs J Rose

LSA
Miss C Bates

Year 2 – Winnie Class

Teacher
Miss R Croft

LSA
Mrs J Hossack

Year 3 – Polar Class

Teacher
Mr L Coulson and Mrs H Patel

LSA
Miss E Zimmerman

Additional Team Members

  • Office Manager – Mrs J Nichol
  • Receptionist/Administrator – Mrs A Ranger and Miss C Nott
  • Premises Operative – Mr M Hemmings
  • Wraparound Care Lead – Mrs S Bealey
  • Cleaning Staff – (Purgo)
  • Kitchen Staff – (Cucina)

Safeguarding Team

Please be aware that the members of the Safeguarding team for Bearsted Primary Academy are as follows:

  • Designated Safeguarding Lead – Mrs J Tipple – Principal
  • Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads – Mr L Coulson and Mrs J Nichol
  • Person Responsible for Children with Medical Conditions – Mr L Coulson
  • Child Looked After Coordinator – Mrs J Tipple