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Hove Junior School

Portland Road & Holland Road

"We continue to be a good school" - Ofsted, 2016

Staff - Holland Road

Senior teaching staff

Maddie Southern


Nicole Essex

Head of School 

SENCO team

Charlotte Wallace (currently on maternity leave)


Kim Gregory (maternity cover)

Naomi Miller


Inclusion Manager
Lead SENCO and Designated Person for Child Protection and Children in Care



Learning Mentor



Year 3 classes:




Ruth Foster (Year Leader)

3 Emerald Class Teacher & History/Geography Lead

Sally Bunker
3 Sapphire Class Teacher & Music Lead

Paula Adams/Louise Thomas (job-share)

3 Amber Class Teachers & Art/DT Leads

Year 4 classes:

Steph Holister (Year Leader)

4 Sapphire Class Teacher & PE Lead

Natalia Anglada

4 Ruby Class Teacher 

Ali Haining/Laura Giles (job-share)

4 Amber Class Teacher & RE Leads

Debbie Tabor/Cara Parkhurst (job-share)

4 Emerald Class Teacher & PHSE/French Leads

Year 5 classes:

Ben Esposito (Year Leader)

5 Emerald Class Teacher 

Hannah Gardner

5 Sapphire Class Teacher & PE Lead


Year 6 classes:



Ashley Seymour-Williams (Year Leader)

6 Emerald Class Teacher & Maths Lead & ECO Council

Maisie Allum-Watts

6 Sapphire Class Teacher & ICT Lead

Rowan Feldberg

6 Amber Class Teacher & English Lead


Sarah Leedham   Lead Maths Teacher

Michelle Joseph   Maths Teacher

Nicola Paton   English Teacher

Karen Rendle    PPA Teacher

Jen Millanaise    PPA Teacher

Support staff:












Sue Bicker  Year 5 Individual Needs Assistant

Rachel Burgess  Interventions - BRP

Jacqui Capuano  Year 4 Teaching Assistant

Patrick Core  Year 3/6 Individual Needs Assistant 

Liz Cottrell  Teaching Assistant - LSS

Gisele Cotton  Year 3 Teaching Assistant

Alison Garfield  Play Leader/Teaching Assistant

Patsy Gough  Year 5 Teaching Assistant

Rob Holt  Year 6 Teaching Assistant

Joe Shaughnessy  Year 5 Teaching Assistant

Dani Voss-Harding  Year 5 Individual Needs Assistant

Other support staff

Sarah Shaw

School Business Manager

Pam Barry

 Office Manager 

Bronya Mahapatra

Finance Officer

Charlotte Freeman

PA to Headteacher/Clerk to Governors

Lou Molloy SEN Admin Assistant 

Sarah Murgatroyd

Front Office/Admin Assistant 

Holly Hayes Front Office/Admin Assistant 

John Nicholson

ICT Technician

Dave Mason