Meet the Leaders & Teachers.
Liam Hinkley: Headteacher
Liam Hinkley, an experienced leader within the Gloucestershire Learning Alliance, launched LPPA as the headteacher in September 2018 Building a rapport with local people and getting to know the children of Longford was his highest priority. He continues to work hard to ensure that the school and nursery remains a welcoming place that caters for the needs of the community and where every child achieves their very best.
Emma Leggott: Special Educational Needs and Disability Co-ordinator
Miss Leggott currently manages a large team of support staff across the alliance, monitoring and supporting the needs of children identified as requiring additional intervention and provision. Sue has a vast amount of experience in various roles across the GLA and is deployed at Longford for one day each week to co-ordinate SEN.
Richard Clowes: Key Stage 2 Teacher and Assistant Headteacher
Mr Clowes is a highly experienced teacher who has worked across different age classes in his teaching career. He is really looking forward to joining Longford Park Primary Academy and working alongside all the families who join the school. He is passionate that all children can achieve and become confident individuals during their time at school. Mr Clowes will be overseeing the junior classes supporting all the children with their own learning journeys.
Kayla House: EYFS Lead
Miss House has a wealth of EYFS knowledge and experience developed in a variety of settings. She is passionate about educating, enabling and empowering all children so that they can achieve their full potential through a love of learning. Miss House will oversee the early years setting, working closely with Little Learners Nursery, as well as the Key Stage 1 team.
Emma Paget: Year 1 and 2 Teacher
Miss Paget has a wealth of experiences in both Key Stage 1 and 2 in a multitude of settings. She has recently completed her Masters in Education with research focusing on the early career experiences of teachers. Miss Paget is passionate about everyone realising and meeting their potential at every level whilst enjoying the journey of learning.
Staff 2019/20 Charlotte Valente: Reception Teacher
Staff 2019/20 Georgia Pierce: Year 1 Teacher
2019/20 Helen Wiggall and Kyla Grainger: Year 2 Teachers
Staff 2019/20 Richard Clowes and Helen Merrett: Key Stage 2 Teacher