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From September 2022

Teaching Staff

Mrs Jane Sherwood – Headteacher – Designated Senior Leader for Child Protection
Mrs Jenny Brady – SENCO

Early Years

Miss Nicola Pinner

Foundation Stage Leader /Nursery Teacher

Mrs Kayleigh Williams

Reception Teacher – Finch class (Job share)
(Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday)

Mrs Ruth MacLeod

Reception Teacher – Finch class (Job share)
(Thursday & Friday)

Mrs Charlotte Bailey

Reception Teacher – Wren Class

Key Stage 1

Miss Chloe Morris-Pond

Year 1 Teacher – Robin class

Mrs Gemma Woollison

Year 1 Teacher – Owl class

Mrs Camilla Dummett

Year 2 Teacher – Lark class

Miss Anna Marshall

Year 2 Teacher – Swan class (Job Share)
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday)

Mrs Emma Stevens

Year 1 & 2 Teacher –

Owl Class Tuesday pm
Swan class Wednesday all day

Key Stage 2

Mrs Claire Jacklin

Year 3 Teacher  – Dove class

Miss  Anna Bennett

Year 3 Teacher – Swift class

Mrs Vanessa Stubbs

Year 4 Teacher – Falcon class

Mr James Taylor

Deputy Head Teacher
Deputy Designated Senior Leader for Child Protection
Year 4 Teacher – Eagle class

All Year Groups

Mrs Louise Atkins

Music Teacher

Regular Supply Teachers 

Mrs Claire Lynn 

Mrs Julie Gambell

Support Staff

Miss Emma Hills

Nursery Nurse

Mrs Carolyne Hardy

Teaching Assistant (Nursery)

Miss Louise Wright

Teaching Assistant (Nursery)

Mrs Claire Smith

Teaching Assistant (Nursery)

Mrs Anne-Marie Maitland

Teaching Assistant (Nursery)

Mrs Melanie Luton

 Teaching Assistant (Nursery)

Miss Pamela Kavanagh

Teaching Assistant ( Nursery)

Mrs Anna Alford

Teaching Assistant  (Reception – Finch Class)

Mrs Lesley Gore

Teaching Assistant (Reception – Finch class)

Miss Clare Cox

Teaching Assistant (Reception – Wren class)

Miss Clare Watson

Teaching Assistant (Reception – Wren class)

Mrs Rachel Pitts

Teaching Assistant Reception both classes

Mrs Christine Whitaker

Teaching Assistant (Year 1 – Robin class)

Mrs Jenny Costin

Teaching Assistant (Year 1 – Robin class)

Miss Emma Hallett

Learning Support Assistant (Year 1  – Robin Class)

Mrs Jackie Huttlestone

Teaching Assistant (Year 1- Owl Class

Mrs Sue Reeder 

Teaching Assistant (Year 1- Owl Class Friday)

Mrs Leila Evans

Teaching Assistant (Year 2 – Swan Class

Miss Hayley Leonard

Teaching Assistant (Year 2- Lark Class  )

Mrs Karen Emmett

Teaching Assistant ( Year 2 – Lark Class)

Mrs Becki Holt 

Learning Support Assistant (Year 2 – Lark)

Mrs Jane King

Teaching Assistant (Year 3 – Dove Class)

Mrs Vikki Monksfield

Teaching Assistant (Year 3 – Swift Class

Mrs Sarah Hannigan

Teaching Assistant (Year 4 – Eagle Class)

Mrs Lorraine Tough

Learning Support Assistant (Year 4- Eagle Class)

Miss Corinne Bonnifait

Teaching Assistant (Year 4  Falcon Class)

Miss Katie Day

Learning Support Assistant (Year 4- Falcon Class)

Mrs Theresa Rushton

Teaching Assistant
(Year 3 – Swift Thursday
Year 2 – Swan Friday)

Mrs Claire Harward

HLTA,  Emotional Well Being Mentor

Miss Raeanna Harward

Emotional Well Being

Office Staff

Mrs Sue Barrett

School Business Manager

Mrs Rachel Kimsey

Administrative Secretary

Mrs Sue Parker

Finance Assistant

Mrs Maria Stevens

Administrative Assistant


Mr Ian Smith

Cleaning Staff

Mrs Elaine Frasi

Mrs Michelle Marks

Mrs Lisa Douglas


Hertfordshire Catering Staff

Beckie Sole – Cook Manager

Stephanie Bayliss – Assistant Cook


Bev Sims,  Katarzynz Wasilewska

Midday Supervisory Assistants

Mrs Elaine Frasi
Mrs Christine Lawrence
Mrs Sue Reeder SSA
Mrs Lorraine Tough
Mrs Jenny Costin
Miss Pamela Kavanagh
Mrs Kirsten Malyon
Miss Caroline Marshall
Mrs Kim Jones (Supply)
Mrs Theresa Rushton
Miss Natalie Green
Mrs Jackalyn Curtis

Mrs Lisa Douglas
Ms Rebecca Holt
Mrs Samantha Redrup
Miss Sara-Jane Dodkin
Mrs Kim Jones
Mrs Sarah Lemay 
Mrs Karen Emmett
Mrs Jo Scott
Mrs Elaine Wong
Mr Jack Harler

Peripatetic Staff

Mr Tim Welch


Mr Andrew Hillier


Ms Marie Lee

Piano / Keyboard


Sports Coach

Mrs Carol Parcell

Rise and Shine Breakfast Club

Ms Rebecca Holt

Breakfast Club Leader

Mrs Sue Reeder

Breakfast Club Assistant

Mrs Elaine Frasi

Breakfast Club Assistant

Miss Corinne Bonnifait

Breakfast Club Assistant

Mrs Sarah Hannigan

Breakfast Club Assistant

If you wish to work in a school in a teaching, leadership or support role you can search for jobs and then apply online at the Teach in Herts Website.

At Icknield Walk First School we take the safety of our children very seriously and all applications will be thoroughly vetted and will be subject to DBS checks.  You will be asked questions about safeguarding children in your interview and you will receive regular safeguarding training while you are working with us.