Aspire Academies Trust

  • Mrs V Parsey – Chief Executive Officer
  • Mrs K Cohen – Executive Principal
  • Mrs J Hart – Chief Finance Officer
  • Mrs M Fennelly – Chief Operating Officer
  • Mrs L Taylor – Senior HR Officer

The Grove Academy

Senior Leadership Team

  • Mrs S Hennigan – Principal
  • Miss R Fenton – Assistant Principal
  • Mr G Wicks – Assistant Principal
  • Miss F Wilson – Early Years Lead
  • Miss O Keane – Lead Practitioner
  • Mrs C Kelly – School Business Manager

Teaching and Learning Staff

  • Nursery Caterpillars and Butterflies: Miss C Banita
  • Reception Bumblebees – Miss J Jilka
  • Reception Ladybirds- Miss F Wilson – E.Y.F.S Lead
  • Reception Grasshoppers – Miss S Van Der Drift
  • Year 1 Jellyfish – Miss P Galian
  • Year 1 Starfish – Ms N Mclean
  • Year 2 Octopus – Mrs S Abbood
  • Year 2 Turtles – Miss A Lowe
  • Year 3 Lions – Miss A Farrell
  • Year 3 Jaguars – Mr P Coneyworth
  • Year 4 Kangaroos – Mrs O Gavra
  • Year 4 Bears – Miss M J Martinez Moreno
  • Year 4 Antelopes – Ms Osborne & Mr Clare
  • Year 5 Canaries – Miss R Monaghan
  • Year 5 Doves – Mr J Jones
  • Year 5 Robins – Miss S Nazir
  • Year 6 Eagles – Miss C A Holmes
  • Year 6 Owls – Miss O Keane

PPA Team

  • Mrs L Thomas – Higher Level Teaching Assistant
  • Mr G Jones – Senior Sports Coach

Business Support Team & Support Staff

Our Business Support Team are happy to help. If you have any queries please contact the school office on 01923 674463.

  • Mrs C Kelly – School Business Manager
  • Mrs J Stanley – Admissions Assistant
  • Mrs T Groom – Finance Assistant
  • Mrs A Goldsmith – Receptionist
  • Mrs C Moffitt – Welfare Assistant
  • Mrs P O’Connor – Admin Assistant
  • Mr J Barter – Site Manager
  • Mr C Manning – Caretaker

Teaching Assistants

  • Nursery Nurses: Mrs D Solanki and Mrs J Pyers
  • Early Years Practitioner: Miss J Ryan
  • Mrs N Ganesh
  • Miss H Bozdogan
  • Mrs S McLaughlin
  • Miss C Wells
  • Mrs L Hemming
  • Mrs J Waller
  • Mrs W Gurney
  • Mrs B Lee
  • Miss B Danks
  • Mrs A Punjani
  • Mrs K Amusan
  • Mrs C Moffitt
  • Miss A Dar
  • Mrs L Foley
  • Mrs K Pavey
  • Miss W M Au-Yeong
  • Miss L Coat
  • Ms V Carpenter
  • Mrs C Moffitt
  • Mrs M Badr-Safdari

Inclusion Team

  • Mrs R Beaufort- Inclusion Team Leader
  • Mrs F Fernandes-Lawrence – SENCO
  • Ms J Fursland – Families & Safeguarding
  • Ms E Douglas – Art Therapist
  • Mr F Takyi-Amankwah – Learning Mentor
  • Mrs K Sokolowska & Mrs K Weiser – Lead Thrive Practitioners

Catering Team

  • Miss N Mold
  • Ms Y Whipp
  • Mrs D Bunting
  • Mrs N Hamadouche
  • Mrs P Field

Breakfast Club and After School Club

  • Mr F Takyi-Amankwah
  • Mrs K Amusan
  • Mrs N Hamadouche
  • Mrs T Babajide

Midday Supervisors

  • Ms V Carpenter – Senior Supervisor
  • Mrs D Howarth – Assistant Senior Supervisor
  • Mrs K Pavey
  • Mrs B Lee
  • Miss H Bozdogan
  • Mrs D Howarth
  • Mrs O Nabti
  • Mrs T Babajide
  • Mrs M Badr-Safdari
  • Miss H Bozdogan
  • Miss V Bromley
  • Mrs N Bibi
  • Miss L Feehan