St Hugh's Catholic Primary School

0161 962 1852

Park Road, Timperley, Cheshire, WA15 6TQ

‘St Hugh’s is an outstanding Catholic school where members of the school and parish community ensure all receive a warm welcome.’ Denominational Inspection Report March 2019

Meet The Team


 Senior Management team:


Mr Kevin J Platt               Headteacher

Mrs AM McDonough         Deputy Head

Mrs S Capey               Assistant Head

Miss N Hesketh              EYFS Phase Leader

Mrs C Parr                       Assistant Head

Mrs J Pearson                 Assistant Head

Mr D Gilby                       Assistant Head

Mrs L McGee                   Special Needs coordinator (SENCO) 

Mrs E Ryder                    Teaching Assistants’ Team Leader

Mrs K Eaton                     School Business Manager 




Class teachers & responsibilities:


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Nursery Teacher:

Mrs S Halsey   


Reception Teachers:

Miss N Hesketh    PE Lead & EYFS Lead

Mrs M Lumsden    Mental Wellbeing of Children

Mrs P Powell         EAL Lead and Cultural Capital Lead


Year 1 Teachers:

Mrs C Fisher    Geography Lead

Miss R Hanley  Art Lead

Miss S Whelan  Eco Council


Year 2 Teachers:

Mrs C Haughton      History Lead

Mrs C Parr              Key Stage 1 Department Leader (Years 1 & 2) & Maths SLT Link

Miss F Sheridan     PE Lead Support



Year 3 Teachers:

Mrs E Fryer (job share)   Learning to Learn Lead

Mrs  S Leathley               Music Lead

Mrs V Parry (job share)   Whole School Display Lead

Mrs K Pearson (job share)  ITT and NQT Lead and Faith Council

Mrs C Rawlings (job share)  Staff Wellbeing Lead


Year 4 Teachers:

Miss V  Brown    Maths Lead (KS1 & KS2)

Mrs J Pearson    Lower Junior Department Leader (Years 3 & 4), Choir & Pastoral Care, Pupil Welfare Officer and LAC Designated Teacher and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs N Wright    KAGAN Lead

Miss A Taylor    House Points System & Golden Time


Year 5 Teachers:

Mr C Gallagher  DT Lead

Mr R Todd        Computing Lead and Science Lead

Miss A Tuite     MFL Lead (Modern Foreign Languages)


Year 6 Teachers:

Mrs S Capey     RE Lead, Learning Council, Curriculum Lead, Transition Project Lead

Mr D Gilby        Upper Junior Department Leader (Years 5 and 6) & English SLT Link

Mrs K Jones   English Lead (KS1 & 2)


Additional teaching staff:

Mrs H Dolan 

Mrs J Ayling                  Anti-Bullying Lead

Mrs AM McDonough      ARR Lead (Assessment and Recording and Reporting), CPD (Continuous Professional Development), Designated Safeguarding Lead & Support Teacher, School Council, Swans @ Play Link

Mrs L McGee                 SENCO and PLAC Designated teacher and PSHE and RSE and PSHE Council

Mrs Thorncroft             (Maternity Leave) 



Teaching Assistants:

Mrs E Atherton              

Mrs J Burns                   

Mrs B Coyle

Miss S Grogan                     

Mrs J Heneghan  

Mrs D Jenkinson            

Mrs K Kenny

Mrs A MacFarlane                    

Mrs M Noble

Mrs K O’Rourke

Mrs S Spilsbury

Mrs M Reilly

Mrs C Ridgway

Mrs G Ronan      

Mrs L Turner

Mrs E Ryder

Learning Support Assistants:

Mrs T Baldwin

Mrs B Butler    

Mrs A Davenport

Mrs C Greenslade    Rainbows coordinator 

Mrs M Jones

Mrs M Kerrigan

Mrs Z McNally

Miss C O’Donnell

Mrs E Ryan  

Miss R Serrage              

Mrs J Swift

Mrs L Turner       

Mrs B White  

Admin Support:

Mrs W Lydon      Office Manager

Mrs H Welby      School Secretary

Mrs C Mason       School Secretary

Swans@Play Manager and School Liaison: 

Mrs K Eaton


Midday Supervisor:

Mrs N Shaw


Kitchen Supervisor:

Mrs D Hawes


Site Manager:

Mr J O’Connor