Governors and Staff

Governors Role
Mrs Joanne Donnachie Chairperson
Mrs Sarah Butler Vice-Charirperson
Fr Jonathan Brandon  Foundation Governor
Mr Raymond Machell Q.C. Foundation Governor
Mr Adrian Godding Foundation Governor
Ms Louise Dickinson Foundation Governor
Mr George Tsiantar Foundation Governor
Cllr. Mrs P.B. Young LA Governor
Mrs Catherine Belford Associate Governor
Mrs Alice Kilburn Parent Representative
Mr Carl Thorgaard Parent Representative
Mr Stuart Nicholls Staff Representative
Mrs Anita Harrop Headteacher (Statutory Right)


Senior Management Team Position
Mrs Harrop Headteacher
Mrs Tiernan Deputy Head
Mrs Sutton Deputy Head
Mrs Farrell Assistant Head
Mrs Castro Business Manager


Teaching Staff        Position
Miss Sheppard Reception
Mrs Jennings/ Mrs Gerrard Reception
Miss Hollins Reception
Mrs Burke/Mrs O'Keefe Year 1
Mr McCann Year 1
Miss Slater Year 1
Miss Barton Year 2
Miss Campbell             Year 2
Mr Sands         Year 2
Miss Jamieson Year 3       
Mrs McDuff Year 3  
Mrs Leather Year 3  
Mrs Sheldon Year 4  
Mr Nicholls  Year 4  
Mr Kerigan Year 4  
Miss Kirk Year 5  
Mrs Farrell Year 5  
Ms Carr Year 5  
Miss Coyle Year 6  
Miss Hobday Year 6  
Mrs Luckham Year 6  
Mrs Needham Computing teacher  
Mrs Mackenzie Music teacher  
Mrs Patiniott Computing teacher  
Mrs Maguire Pupil Premium/ Intervention  
Mrs Wormall Interventions/ Project  
Mrs Robinson Interventions/ Project  


Pastoral Care Support
Mrs Gee
Mrs Robinson


Teaching Assistants  
Mrs Berry Mrs Chambers
Mrs Davison Mrs Hughes
Mrs Coughtrey Mrs Barnes
Mrs Gardner Mrs Raw
Mrs Gee Mrs Conway
Mrs Lindsey Ms Taylor
Mrs Heaton Mrs Savill
Mrs Francis Ms White
Mrs Kerr Mrs Taylor
Mrs Hudson Mrs Williams


School Office Position
Mrs Knight           School Administrator                                                                  
Mrs Hanson          School Administrator                                            
Mrs Dickerson School Administrator
Mrs Flesk School Administrator
Mrs Stewart Finance Support Officer


Mrs Thorley - Supervisor  
Mrs Doyle Mrs Whitehead
Mrs Parsonage Mrs Carrignton
Mrs Ball Mrs Davies


Staff Position
Computeam ICT Technicians
Mrs Gee Piano Tutor
Mr Bryan Woodwind Tutor


Staff Position
Mr Brindley Site Manager
ServiceMaster Cleaning Team

Contact the School

St Vincent's Catholic Primary School

Orchard Road
WA15 8EY

Main Contact: Headteacher Mrs Harrop

Tel: 0161 911 8040


We couldn’t be happier with St Vincent’s, our children are really happy there. - Parent Survey
It is a wonderful environment, our children are flourishing - Parent Survey
The school ethos gives the children excellent opportunities to develop their spirituality and knowledge of their faith. - Parent Survey
It is a really friendly school, I have been made to feel very welcome. - Parent Survey
We love St Vincent’s, keep doing what you are doing! - Parent Survey