Brimstone Butterfly - Year 2 - pencil and watercolour
class cover and Special educational needs
Jessica KnightBA (Hons) Primary Education
Mrs Knight returned from Maternity leave to take up a post covering classes for PPA, teaching children with SEND and providing pupil premium tuition.
Carol RobertsCert Ed, PGCE
Mrs Roberts worked as a speech and language consultant teacher before working at Kingsmead. She is also a qualified dyslexia teacher.
Debra FieldenBSc (Hons) Applied Science, PGCE Primary
Mrs Fielden works as a regular supply teacher in school.
'One book, one pen, one child and one teacher can change the world.'
La Jolie Ronde French classes offer small group teaching through songs, chants, games and role play which enhance and extend children's learning of French in curriculum.
Alison Lindsay MA in French and German. Institute of Linguists level 2 Spanish
Mrs Lindsay also teaches Spanish at Davenham CE Primary and French at Hartford Manor.
Sally DodsonBA French with Spanish
Mrs. Dodson teaches French at Kingsmead and Davenham primary schools.
Mrs Whitham leads performing, singing and instrumental tuition in school. Specialist music teachers provide instrumental lessons for children in years 4-6. Children learn in small groups on the same instrument.
Alex HarperBMus RNCM (Hons) - Trumpet
Mr Harper teaches brass with us and Edsential Music Service. He leads the Vale Royal Training and Mezzo Bands and is the brass tutor for Cheshire Youth Orchestra.
Bethan HarperBMus RNCM (Hons) - Clarinet
Mrs Harper teaches our clarinet and saxophone players. She also teaches with Edsential Music Service.
Natasha JonesDiploma in expressive arts
Miss Jones has been in the music business for fifteen years before becoming a teacher. She has worked for Warner Brothers as a recording artist, made recordings for Island Records and toured in USA and Europe.
Sylvia MoreBA GSMD - Violin
Mrs More teaches violin with us and at Sir John Deane's. She also plays with the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and is the string tutor for Cheshire Youth Orchestra.
Lesley MossBA (Hons) - Classics - Flute
Mrs Moss teaches flute both here and at the County High School, Leftwich where our ex-pupils are members of the Flute Group and Band.
Catherine SingletonBMus (Hons) Music - Cello
Mrs Singleton teaches with Edsential and leads Super Strings at Vale Royal. She is also the conductor of Cheshire Youth Training Orchestra.
Michael WalshBA (Hons) RNCM - Oboe
Mr Walsh teaches endangered instruments: bassoon, oboe and French horn to pupils in year 5 and 6. Pupils are offered endangered instrument scholarships at the end of year 4 when they have shown an outstanding commitment to music.
Sue WhithamMA Cantab (Hons) - Cello
Mrs Whitham teaches classes in Key Stage 1, recorder and reading music to pupils in Year 3 and singing in Key Stage 2. Mrs Whitham also conducts our Wind Band and Recorder and String Orchestra. Mrs W can play almost every instrument we teach in school.
Extra Time sports provide qualified coaches who run after school sports clubs. Mr Jackson and Mr Wilkinson coach our football team.
Lauren BrownBA (Hons) Sports Development & Coaching, level 2 Football and Dodgeball
Miss Brown works for ExtraTime, coaching sport after school and at lunchtime.
Paul JacksonFA Football Coach
Mr Jackson worked as a police officer before qualifying with the FA as a Football Coach. Mr Jackson is ably supported by Mr Wilkinson.
Sophie WhiteBA (Hons) Physical Education
Miss White, an ExtraTime coach, teaches sport after school with Miss Brown.