Castlefort Junior Mixed and Infant School

Inspiring Bright Futures Together

Our Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Office Staff

Teaching Staff

Support Staff

Lunchtime Supervisors

Other Staff



Staff Responsibilities 2021-2022



Mrs Joanne Wilson



Pupil Premium Lead

CPD Lead

Assessment, Recording and Reporting Lead 

Curriculum Development

Collective Worship Lead 

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Appraisal Lead 


Mr Gareth Hawkins

 Deputy Headteacher


English Lead 

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Shire Oak Partnership Lead

Behaviour/Pastoral Lead 

Assessment/O-Track Lead

Writing Moderation Lead

Appraisal Team Leader

NQT Induction Tutor/ Schools Direct Mentor

Emotional Health and Well-Being SLT Lead

Year 6 English, Maths and PPA Teacher

Co-opted Governor

Website Manager



Mrs Gillian Locke

Deputy Headteacher


Teaching and Learning

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

EYFS Assessment and Induction

Art and Design / Display Lead

Health and Safety Lead

Designated Teacher for Looked After Children

Post LAC / Young Carers Lead 

Educational Visits Lead

NQT Induction Tutor / Schools Direct Mentor

Appraisal Team Leader

Year 5 and Year 6 English Teacher

Staff Governor

Specialist Leader in Education (SLE)


Miss Jennie Platt

Senior Leader



KS1 Phase Leader


Mathematics Lead (EYFS/KS1)

Medical Conditions Lead 

Gifted and Talented Lead 

RWI Reading Lead

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Appraisal Team Lead

Year 2 Teacher


Mr Mark Forbes 

Senior Leader


Upper KS2 Phase Leader

Mathematics Lead (KS2)

PE /Sports Lead

Extra Curricular Activities Lead

House Point Co-ordinator

Year 6 Teacher

Specialist Leader in Education (SLE)


Miss Rebecca Duckers

Nursery Teacher

EYFS Phase Leader


Miss Megan Somerfield

Reception Teacher

EYFS Outdoor Learning Lead

EYFS/KS1 Library Lead


Mrs Gemma Harrison


Year 1 Teacher

Science Lead

Design Technology Lead 



Mrs Amanda Jeffery


Year 2 Teacher

History and Geography Curriculum Lead 

Outdoor Learning Lead (KS1 & KS2)

Learning Ambassadors Lead


Mrs Charlotte Simcox


Year 3 & MFL Teacher

Creative Arts Lead

Performance Lead 

MFL Lead

Emotional Health and Well-Being Lead

Mental Health First Aider


Miss Natasha Wilton

Year 3 Teacher

Lower KS2 Phase Leader

RE/SMSC/PSHE/Citizenship Lead

British Values Lead

School Council Lead


Miss Rebecca Wright

Year 4 Teacher

KS2 Library

Reading Promoter


Miss Natasha Beg

Year 5 Teacher

Computing / E-Safety Lead

MFL Specialist