The Westerings Family

So many visitors to Westerings comment on the 'family feel' of our academy. From the pupils and parents, to staff and governors, we all work together to provide the best learning experience possible for our children.

So, who's who?

Adam Stainsbury Headteacher


Mr. A. Stainsbury


Mr. A. Towler

Teaching & Learning Team

Senior Leaders & Teachers

Mrs C. Gaya Mrs V. Benstead Mrs R. Towler
Mrs G. Woods Mrs J. Galer


Mrs N. Shorten

Class Teachers

Miss S. Goodliffe Mrs R. Pearson
Mrs C. Reed Miss K. Harkin
Miss A. Dee Miss H. Coker
Miss A. Jackson Miss C. Neaves
Mr C. Wade Miss M. Stryczek

Regional Director Chair of Governors

Mrs M. Heatherson Mr B. Geen

Administrative Staff

Mrs G. Fance & Mrs L. Evans


Mrs C. Phipps & our dedicated team from Ridgecrest

Our 'Clever Clogs' pre-school staff and out-of-hours cleaning team information can be found on their respective websites.

Teaching and Learning Support Team

Learning Support Assistants

Mrs L. Grant Mrs J. Cope

Mrs J. McBain Miss C. Doran

Mrs E. Murphy Mrs L. Cook

Mrs S. McGinley Mrs M. Tomlinson

Mrs N. Geary Mrs H. Hickman

Ms H. Syed Mrs J Adusei

Mrs K Belcher Mrs L. Doherty

Our PCAB and Governor members can be found on the PCAB and Governor pages.

Higher Level Teaching Assistants & Cover Supervisors

Mrs C. Evers Mrs M. Chandler
Miss E. Springett

Learning Mentor

Mrs A. Higginson

Forest Schools Leader/HLTA

Mrs M. Collier

Site Manager/BOA

Mr I. Daniell

Building Operations Supervisor

Mr. B. Mead

Night-Owls (ASC) Leader

Mrs L. Davies

Midday Supervisor

Mrs N. Barry

Midday Assistants

Mrs Tyrrell Mrs Gunton Mrs White Mrs Clarke Miss Kerr

VIP (Very Important Pup!)