At Temple Learning Academy we have a team of highly skilled educational practitioners supporting all learning. This will help us achieve our overriding aim which is to deliver the very best quality of education to all of the children in our care. Our staff team will grow each year as the number of children increases.

See Phase links to find out which staff work in specific areas of school.


Leadership Team

Mr Richard Hadfield – Principal

Miss Andrea Smith – Deputy Principal

Mrs Amy Thompson – Deputy Principal

Mrs Melanie Walmsley 

Miss Helen Sully 

Miss Lyndsey Durn 

Miss Lisa Morrell – Inclusion Leader

Miss Gemma Ferguson – SENDCO

Teaching Staff

Rec Teachers – S Thornber & S Homayoonpoor

Year 1 Teachers – D Prime & B Rimmer

Year 2 Teachers – U Kotwal & K Whittaker

Year 3 Teachers – L Moran & S Ali

Year 4 Teachers – L Waghorn &N Hext

Year 5 Teachers – S Barnes & L Moran

Year 7 Teachers – K Gledhill, A Horsman, B Davies & R Richter

Year 8 Teachers – L Spicer, C Rodgers, J Leppington & K Gillespie

Year 9 Teachers – G Connor, A Lee, S Hughes & N Afford

Year 10 Teachers – M Vasconcelos, J Burkinshaw, S Benitez & K Hudson