Year 5 Class Teacher


Mr D Yates

I am a relatively new to St Mary’s, prior to this I was riding my bike around South America immersing my self in the different cultures and environments. I have previously worked in Vietnam as a year 4 class teacher in the international circuit which was a fantastic experience. Out side of the classroom I […]

Year 1 Class Teacher

Year 5 Apprentice Teaching Assistant

L Gorst

Mr L Gorst

Mr Gorst is an Apprentice Teaching Assistant who is supporting pupils with SEN and providing intervention support.



Mrs F Potts

Mrs Potts works to support children with specific needs within the class, delivering a range of interventions.

Year 4 Sport Coach


Mr T Watson

Mr Watson provides intervention and support for children.  Mr Watson is also working as a sports teacher offering high quality activity both in curriculum time and during lunch and after school club.  In addition Mr Watson leads After School Club.

Support Staff

Support Staff

Support Staff

Support Staff

Reception Teaching Assistant

sarah mitton

Mrs S Mitton

I am married to Steve and have two children, Ellie and Isaac. In my spare time I love being outdoors and enjoy mountain biking, running and skiing. I love working with children as no two days are ever the same and you get to see the children grow and develop.



Mr B Jones, BSc (Hons) PGCE NPQH Pg Cert MCTT

I was brought up in the NE and Yorkshire before training in Derby City and then starting my teaching career in Heanor, Derbyshire, I have then taught in various Cumbrian Schools for many years .  I have been a member of the Diocesan Board of Education and I am also Local Leader of Education (LLE) and […]

Business Manager


Mrs C Billington

Before coming to St Mary’s, I worked at the Medical Pupil Referral Unit for the Local Authority. I have been at St Mary’s for four years and thoroughly enjoy the variety of challenges that come my way!