Teaching Staff 

  • Headteacher: Mr Mollard
  • Deputy Headteacher:  Miss A Kennerley (Numeracy)
  • Mrs S Murray (SENCO)
  • Reception class teacher: Mrs Leech and Mrs Sharples
  • Year 1 class teacher: Mrs S Ellison (Literacy)
  • Year 2 class teacher: Mr J Lambert (P.E)
  • Year 3 class teacher: Mrs Cooley (Science)
  • Year 4 class teacher: Mrs Stamp (Music, Art)
  • Year 5 class teacher: Mr D Oakden (Computing)
  • Year 6 class teacher: Mrs H Kennedy (PSHE, MFL)

We have a very committed, dedicated and enthusiastic staff at Buglawton who work very hard as a team to achieve the best we can for the children. We thought you might like to know a little more about them, so click on the names below to show some interesting facts!


 

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2017

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If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be:

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How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2006

What I like about working here: The children and staff - every day is different!

My favourite book: Wuthering Heights and We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Hobbies: Theatre, musicals, reading and spending time with my family

Favourite food: Chocolate

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My iPod

My favourite website and why: Twitter - a catch up on lots of gossip and I could find out what's going on!

3 words I would use to describe myself: Friendly, hardworking, enthusiastic

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since about 1995!

What I like about working here: The super friendly atmosphere and the children

My favourite book: Winnie the Witch and Bridget Jones' Diaries - the calamities she finds herself in!

Hobbies: Playing tennis, art, painting, eating out

Favourite food: French

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Chocolate

My favourite website and why: Any site to do with holiday destinations, especially the South of France

3 words I would use to describe myself: positive, loyal, dedicated

What I like about working here: Everyone in my immediate family has been part of Buglawton now I get to be a part too!

My favourite book: The Bible

Hobbies: Keeping Chickens, reading, getting away in my camper van

Favourite food: Chinese

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My Bushcrafting survival knife of course!

My favourite website: TES - Great resources and time saving ideas.

3 words I would use to describe myself: Loyal, friendly, dependable

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2008-2011 and came back in 2013

What I like about working here: Helping children develop as whole individuals

My favourite book: The Gruffalo and A Mid Summer Night's Dream

Hobbies: Exercising, going for long walks, reading and spending time with my family

Favourite food: A traditional Sunday dinner, surrounded by family

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: A family photo

My favourite website and why:  Pin interest

3 words I would use to describe myself: Hardworking, enthusiastic and creative

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since Easter 2013

What I like about working here: The children and adults are so full of fun, warm and friendly. All the children have a super attitude to learning and I think we are blessed with a wonderful outside area which really enhances and supports learning. I also have a soft spot for the guinea pigs Nutmeg and Ginger!

Favourite book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho and the childrens book Kaspar by Michael Morpurgo

Hobbies: Travelling, clay pigeon shooting, Speedway, Moto GP, watching Stockport County, writing, reading (and home renovation when I get the time)

Favourite foods: Roast dinner & avocado but not together! 

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My family photo albums or a canoe!

Favourite website and why: Amazon, WWF as my eldest daughter Alex is currently in Cambodia working on the 'Tigers Alive Initiative' and any sites to do with weddings as my youngest daughter Ellie is getting married this year.

3 words I would use to describe myself: Loyal, committed, approachable

How long I've been at Buglawton: This is my first year at Buglawton and I am looking forward  to working with everyone and experiencing the exciting opportunities Buglawton has to offer.

What I like about working here: I like the team spirit Buglawton has, with everyone striving to be the best they can be.

My favourite book: The Cat in the Hat

Hobbies: Drawing, painting, playing football, skiing, kayaking, rock climbing, swimming, walking my dog and spending time with my family.

Favourite food: Curry

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My IPod so that I could listen to my music.

My favourite website and why: You Tube because there are hundreds of funny/ interesting videos to watch.

3 words I would use to describe myself: Caring, kind and creative.

What I like about working here: I love the outdoor space at Buglawton, it's great to explore with the children, even in the winter months!
 
My favourite book: The Time Travellers Wife
 
Hobbies: Exploring new places with my little man Henry, who is an adventurous toddler! 
 
Favourite food: I love a nice Italian... or anything cooked by my mum! 
 
If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: A pencil and paper... jotting would keep me sane.
 
My favourite website and why: I have moved about lots in the last 12 years, so I love Facebook to keep in touch with friends and family who are now spread across all four corners of the country! 
 
3 words I would use to describe myself: Caring, patient and jolly 

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since September 2013

What I like about working here: Everyone is very helpful and we all work well as a team. The school has a lovely community ethos

My favourite book: Portent

Hobbies: Photography, cycling, gardening

Favourite food: Lasagne

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My iPad

My favourite website and why: Alsager Camera Club - It gives me lots of information about a club I am part of.

3 words I would use to describe myself: Creative, energetic and hardworking

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since September 2016

What I like about working here: My first impression of Buglawton was how much of a friendly, family atmosphere it had. I felt a lovely sense of belonging and part of a team who cared about everyone in the school.

My favourite book: My favourite book is War Horse by Michael Morpurgo. I read it again recently to think about our topic ‘Is it right to fight?’ and remembered how much I had enjoyed it the first time. The book is a powerful story of humanity, bravery and friendship that will touch people of all ages.

Hobbies: I have four children so don’t have much time for hobbies outside of enjoying spending time with them, but I do like running and have recently completed a 10K run in 53 minutes which is my personal best.

Favourite food: My favourite food changes quite a lot I think. At the moment I like cooking and eating Greek food, but I also love visiting a Scandinavian restaurant in Macclesfield where the beetroot salad is delicious!

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Definitely a photograph album of my family – I would be heartbroken without being able to see them.

My favourite website and why:Probably bbc iplayer – to catch up on all the TV that I miss when I’m marking books!! Pinterest - lots of pretty things to lust after, great ideas for things to make and somewhere to collect pictures of things I like

3 words I would use to describe myself: Loyal, friendly, mischievous

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since May 2015
What I like about working her: I love that every day is different, its always an adventure. Everyone works really hard, its a great team and fantastic children. One big happy family!
My favourite book it: I love books and read all sorts from craft, baking to classics. My favourite books are the Agatha Raisin mysterys by M C Beaton but I also love a chuckle with Julia Donaldson, Roald Dahl and adventures with Harry Potter.
Hobbies: I think I may have too many hobbies to list!! Crochet, knitting, patchwork, baking (especially cakes), yoga, gardening, bike riding and walking
My favourite food: Fresh baked bread, homemade pizza, anything veggie and my weakness chocolate.
If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My knitting needles and a good supply of wool if not a kayak!
My favourite website is: Pinterest, I love finding new ideas for school, crafts, food, hair, make up and nails oh and ideas for fancy dress days at school!
3 words I would use to describe myself: Fun, enthusiastic and creative.

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2006

What I like about working here: Everyday, no matter what, there is always something or someone that will make me smile

My favourite book: The House at Riverton

Hobbies: Cooking, walking, my family

Favourite food: Pasta

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Music

My favourite website and why: Country Cottages - holidays!

3 words I would use to describe myself: Cheerful, organised, nagging (that's what my children would say!!!)

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2014.

What I like about working here: The children and staff are very friendly - every day is different!

My favourite book is: Anything light-hearted and true stories.

Hobbies: Holidays, Narrowboats, musicals and spending time with my family.

Favourite food: Anything......and it shows!

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: A boat.
My favourite website and why: Facebook - a catch up with family and friends.
3 words I would use to describe myself: Honest, hardworking and sense-of-humour.

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 1996

What I like about working here: Good atmosphere, friendships, teamwork

Hobbies Foreign travel and spending time with my grandson

Favourite food: Indian

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: A handy man!!!!

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since about 2003

What I like about working here: The friendly atmosphere

My favourite book: The Call the Midwife omnibus

Hobbies; Going to the gym, spending time with family

Favourite food: Italian

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My iPod and E Reader

3 words I would use to describe myself: Patient, cheerful, hardworking

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2003

What I like about working here: The variety! New challenges, working in a team, meeting new people - both parents and children. All the different activities such as tag rugby, young voices and school trips

My favourite book: The Twilight Series

HobbiesL Walking, watching films, catching up with family and friends

Favourite food: Sunday roast and chicken tikka masala (not together!)

3 words I would use to describe myself: Hardworking, giving, dedicated

How long I've been at Buglawton: Volunteered for 2 years, employed since September 2012

What I like about working here: Seeing the children make progress

My favourite book: Its always the one I'm reading at the time

Hobbies: Running

Favourite food: Pasta

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My Kindle

3 words I would use to describe about myself: Up for anything!

How long I've been working at Buglawton: Quite a while!

What I like about working here: Every day is different

My favourite book: Wind in the Willows

Hobbies: Walking, spending time with my family, reading

Favourite food: Anything fishy!

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury it would be: A big bag of books

3 words I would use to describe myself: Loyal, patient, calm

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2008

What I like about working here: The passion that all the staff show in trying to achieve the best for every child at the school

My favourite book: No Matter What and Doctor Zhivago

Hobbies: Spending time with family and our pets, music and going to gigs, walking in the countryside, cooking and my iPad!

Favourite food: Hmmmm...so many choices...thai green curry

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: my iPad

My favourite website and why: This one of course!

3 words I would use to describe myself: Caring, approachable, driven

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2015

What I like about working here: Seeing the children learning and growing and the variety of my job role.

My favourite book: The 5 People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom, but I will read pretty much anything!

Hobbies: Reading, cinema, theatre, days out with my children and baking.

Favourite food: Sausage, mash potato and baked beans! but Italian food come a close second!

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Books, lots of books

My favourite website and why: eBay or Pinterest

3 words I would use to describe myself: Kind, Reliable, Creative

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2011

What I like about working here: The great camaraderie between staff and seeing the children's growth

My favourite book: Anything by Martina Cole (crime/thrillers)

Hobbies: Fun activities with my children such as ice skating, farm visits, watching my daughter dance and my boys play football. Oh, and I've just joined a gym!!!

Favourite food: Hmmmm...roast dinner and Indian take away, but not necessarily together!!!

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Music!

My favourite website and why: eBay because I get lots of bargains!

3 words I would use to describe myself: Energetic, fun loving and reliable

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since the 1980s!

What I like about working here: The friendly atmosphere

My favourite book: Wuthering Heights

Hobbies: Sewing

Favourite food: Chicken curry

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My mobile phone

3 words I use to describe myself: Honest, reliable, trustworthy

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since the 1970s - I'm the longest serving member of staff!

What I like about working here: Working with children

My favourite book: Autobiographies

Hobbies: Sewing and knitting

Favourite food: Chicken or fish

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Chocolate

3 words I would use to describe myself: Friendly, kind and trustworthy

How long I've been at Buglawton: Since 2000

What I like about working here: The children and staff

My favourite book: Little Women

Hobbies: Puzzles, crosswords and spending time with my grandchildren

Favourite food: Roast dinner

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: Family photo album

3 words I would use to describe myself: Friendly, kind and considerate

How long I've been working at Buglawton: Since 1996

What I like about working here: I enjoy working with children

My favourite book: Trust Me

Hobbies: Reading, National Trust

Favourite food: Chips

If I was shipwrecked and I could have one luxury, it would be: My laptop

My favourite website and why: No particular favourite, I just like looking

3 words I use to describe myself: Reliable, honest and trustworthy