Wharfedale Lodge, 11 Ben Rhydding Road,
Ilkley, West Yorkshire LS29 8RL

Call: 01943 607285

Our Staff and Governors

  • Jessica Crossley

    Jessica Crossley

    Headmistress

  • Tina Herbert

    Tina Herbert

    Deputy Head, F4, Designated Safeguarding Lead

  • Sarah Turner-Thompson

    Sarah Turner-Thompson

    S6

  • Gail Welsh

    Gail Welsh

    S5

  • Michelle van Eede

    Michelle van Eede

    F3

  • Karen Hall

    Karen Hall

    F2

  • Hetty McMurray

    Hetty McMurray

    F1

  • Lynsey Rix

    Lynsey Rix

    Director of Music and Arts

  • Catherine Cheater

    Catherine Cheater

    Foreign Languages

  • Josie Vento

    Josie Vento

    Head of PE

  • James Snook

    James Snook

    Sports Coach

  • Toby Turner-Thompson

    Toby Turner-Thompson

    Science and Bushcraft

  • Josh Hemingway

    Josh Hemingway

    Bushcraft

  • Nicola Minshall

    Nicola Minshall

    Reception Teacher and Head of EYFS (maternity cover)

  • Jane Brown

    Jane Brown

    Nursery Teacher

  • Emma Preston

    Emma Preston

    Early Years Practitioner

  • Karley Baxter

    Karley Baxter

    Early Years Practitioner

  • Catherine Scott

    Catherine Scott

    Early Years Practitioner

  • Victoria Crebbin

    Victoria Crebbin

    Cookery and Teaching Assist.

  • Mary Glover

    Mary Glover

    Teaching Assistant and Breakfast Club

  • Tina Driver

    Tina Driver

    Early Years Practioner, After School Care and Holiday Club

  • Grizelda Collier

    Grizelda Collier

    Academic and Support Teacher

  • Jane McMullen

    Jane McMullen

    Head’s PA/ School Administrator

  • Malcolm Thompson

    Malcolm Thompson

    Bursar

  • Mel Hartley

    Mel Hartley

    Site Manager

  • Caroline Wellock

    Caroline Wellock

    Promotions

  • Peta Dean

    Peta Dean

    Catering Manageress

Other Staff

  • Chris Chilton - Drama
  • Stephan Brown – Strings
  • Simone Salter – Flute
  • Sue Conti - Piano
  • Steve Bradnum – Choir, Brass, Vocals
  • Emma Bradnum - Vocals
  • Claire Richards - Violin
  • John Wells - Guitar
  • Michelle Wells - Clarinet and Saxophone
  • Fran Heley - Oboe
  • Mark Lewalski – Drums
  • Nicola Hipps – Lamda Speech and Drama
  • Lisa Druett-Arandale - Lamda Speech and Drama
  • Amy Addison - Ballet
  • Katherine Martin - Assistant Cook
  • Jane Chadwick – Assistant
  • Jean Fearnley – Head Cleaner
  • Pam Dewhirst - Cleaner

Governors

The Chair of Governors can be contacted through the school office or chair@moorfieldschool.co.uk

MR martin altonChairman/Marketing

COMPANY DIRECTOR

 

MRS JANE DISLEY

INSPECTION

RETIRED HEAD

MR ANDY FALCONER Staffing and Curriculum

HEAD, IAPS SCHOOL

MRS PHILIPPa WATERLAND Deputy Chair

HR

MR MIKE SMITH Finance, Health and Safety COMPANY DIRECTOR

MRS RACHEL HARTLEY Parent Governor

 

MR TIM TAYLOR Finance

RETIRED CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT

MR MALCOLM THOMPSON  Bursar and Clerk to Governors

CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT

DR FIONA SCHNEIDER

Safeguarding

MEDICAL CONSULTANT