LEADERSHIP TEAM

Miss L Jones
Miss L JonesHeadteacher, Deputy Child Protection (CPLT)
My name is Louise Jones and I have been Headteacher at Royd since February 2013. I started working at Royd in 1997 as a Newly Qualified Teacher. I thoroughly enjoy my job and serving the community of Deepcar and ensuring pupils have a better education.
I have a two year old son who I enjoy spending my spare time with.
Mr S Sly
Mr S SlyAssistant Head, Y2 Teacher, Head Child Protection Liaison (CPLT)
My name is Mr Sly and I am a Year 2 teacher. My favourite subject is English because I like to write imaginative stories. I really like watching and playing a range of sports such as football and athletics.
Miss H Brook
Miss H BrookFoundation Stage 2 Co-ordinator, Teacher Class 1
My name is Miss Brook and I work in Foundation Stage Two. My favourite area in reception is the outdoors, where I especially like to play in the mud kitchen where I can get really messy. I have a one year old girl who I love spending all my free time with.

Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO)

Mrs J Swales
Mrs J SwalesSpecial Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO)
Hi my name is Mrs Swales and I am Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO). My favourite thing about working at Royd is getting to know all the wonderful children in our school. I enjoy spending time with my family and going on bike rides in the countryside.

FOUNDATION STAGE 1

Miss R Marples
Miss R MarplesNursery Teacher Class 5
My name is Miss Marples and I am the Nursery teacher. I love to read books at home and stories to the Nursery children. I like being outdoors and going to watch football at the weekend.
Mrs C Bailey
Mrs C BaileySenior Teaching Assistant
My name is Mrs Bailey, and I am a senior teaching assistant in Nursery.
My favourite subject is music, and I have played in brass bands for 29 years. I also love to go running and cycling.
Miss R Horsford
Miss R HorsfordSenior Teaching Assistant
My name is Miss Hosford and I am one of the Senior Teaching Assistants in Nursery. I like playing outside and making dens with the children. At the weekend I enjoy going for long walks.
Miss A Traill
Miss A TraillMidday Supervisor
I am Miss Traill and I like walking, spending time with my cheeky 8 year old and like to follow Sheffield Sharks Basketball Team.
Mrs L Crossland
Mrs L CrosslandMidday Supervisor / Display
I have worked at Royd for 15 years doing displays around school. I love art and creating things, I love music and going to festivals

FOUNDATION STAGE 2

Miss H Brook
Miss H BrookTeacher Class 1 / Foundation Stage Co-ordinator
My name is Miss Brook and I work in Foundation Stage Two. My favourite area in reception is the outdoors, where I especially like to play in the mud kitchen where I can get really messy. I have a one year old girl who I love spending all my free time with.
Miss E Brown
Miss E BrownTeacher Class 2
My name is Miss Brown and I am a Foundation Stage teacher in class 2. My favourite subject is English because I love reading and writing imaginative stories. At the weekend I like to go to park and walk my three dogs and practise baking yummy cakes and treats.
Miss J Darbyshire
Miss J DarbyshireCurriculum Specialist Foundation Stage, First Aider
I am a Curriculum Specialist in Foundation Stage. I have worked in early years for over 20 years and especially enjoy reading with the children. In my spare time I love walking in the local area, holidays away (somewhere warm) and reading. I also enjoy spending time with my family as I have two grown up sons.
Mrs L Fieldsend
Mrs L Fieldsend Teaching Assistant
My name is Mrs Fieldsend and I work in Reception. I love to read and enjoy all sorts of books especially adventure stories.I have two sons who are sports mad and we have lots of fun as a family.I also have a little dog called Penny who loves to go on long walks and is very spoilt!
Mrs C Thompson
Mrs C ThompsonMidday Supervisor
My name is Mrs Thompson, in my spare time I like to do various crafts including needle felting, sewing and cross stitch. I have tried lots of other crafts and always enjoy trying something new.
Miss S Levitt
Miss S LevittClassroom Assistant / Midday Supervisor
My name is Shani Levitt, I am a lunchtime supervisor and teaching assistant in the Rainbow Room. I have 2 fantastic boys who are avid football fans and love playing video games. I enjoy reading, walking and having fun with my family.

 Year 2

Mr S Sly
Mr S SlyAssistant Head, Y2 Teacher Class 7, Head Child Protection (CPLT)
My name is Mr Sly and I am a Year 2 teacher. My favourite subject is English because I like to write imaginative stories. I really like watching and playing a range of sports such as football and athletics.
Miss S James
Miss S JamesY2 Teacher Class 8
Hi, my name is Miss James and I a Year 2 Teacher. I enjoy PE lessons and learning lots of new skills that help me to play sports. When I am at home I like to watch Disney movies and bake cakes!
Mrs D Cockayne
Mrs D CockayneTeaching Assistant Class 7 / Class 8
HI I am Mrs Cockayne and I am the classroom assistant in Class 7 and Class 8, I like drawing, painting and like to go on long walks with my short sausage dog.

 Year 1

Miss L Watts
Miss L WattsY1 Teacher Class 6
My name is Miss Watts and I am a Year 1 Teacher. My favourite subject is Art because I love to paint in my free time. I really enjoy going on holiday and discovering new places and their cultures. On a weekend I like to go to the cinema and visit Stately Homes.
Miss A Hoskins
Miss A HoskinsY1 Teacher Class 9
Hi, my name is Miss Hoskins and I am a Year 1 Teacher. I love sharing stories with the class and reading lots of different books. In my spare time I enjoy heading out to the cinema or baking lots of delicious treats.
Mrs J Francis
Mrs J FrancisTeaching Assistant / Midday Supervisor
I have worked at Royd for 25 years in the role of lunchtime supervisor and also work as a TA. My favourite pastime is keeping fit, reading and swimming.
Miss L Ellis
Miss L EllisTeaching Assistant
Hello, my name is Miss Ellis, I am the teaching assistant in class 9. In my spare time I love to take my dog for long walks with my family. I also enjoy reading books and running.
Mrs M Matthews
Mrs M MatthewsSenior Teaching Assistant / First Aider
I now have a puppy and we love going out for walks in the woods. When I’m at home I love gardening and planting lots of flowers.
Mrs L Lawton
Mrs L LawtonClerical Assistant / Midday Supervisor
I work in the office and I love my job, every day is different. I really enjoy taking photos for the website especially when the children have be awarded reader, writer and mathematician of the week. They are so proud and this shows in their faces. AT home, I have four cats and enjoy looking after them. I love BIG cats and my favourite is the tiger.
Mr J Whitaker
Mr J WhitakerClassroom Assistant
My name is Mr J Whitaker, I am the teaching assistant in Class 6. I look after my 7 year old son who now goes to St John’s. In my spare time I like cycling, walking, reading and drinking coffee
Mrs C Driver
Mrs C DriverMidday Supervisor
Mrs P Stuart
Mrs P StuartAdmin Clerk
Mrs L Lawton
Mrs L LawtonClerical Assistant / MIdday Supervisor
I work in the office and I love my job, every day is different. I really enjoy taking photos for the website especially when the children have be awarded reader, writer and mathematician of the week. They are so proud and this shows in their faces. AT home, I have four cats and enjoy looking after them. I love BIG cats and my favourite is the tiger.

MAINTENANCE

Mr M Horton
Mr M HortonCaretaker
Mrs L Bembrick
Mrs L BembrickCleaner
Mrs J Hague
Mrs J HagueCleaner

KITCHEN

Mrs J Fletcher
Mrs J FletcherSchool Meals Cook
Mrs S GillKitchen Assistant
Mrs L Gudbergsdottir Kitchen Assistant