At Joydens Wood Infant School we have an outstanding team of professionals who work together to ensure our school community is the best it can be for our children.
Meet Our Team
Senior Leadership Team
I am proud to be the Headteacher of our wonderful school. We have an excellent team and a school full of motivated and inspiring children. Working closely with our school community is of upmost importance to us. If you have an idea for our school or you would like to give us your feedback/share your views, please email me below. Our parent and child voice is what drives our school improvement and ensures that our school provides opportunities that are purposeful to our whole school community.
Position: Assistant Headteacher
Working to ensure our children all have individualised learning is my area of expertise, particularly those who require additional support. If you would like any advice about the provision we offer or how your child could be further supported with their learning and development please get in touch.
Position: School Business Manager
Supporting the strategic use of our financial resources and ensuring that we strive to get the best value for money for our school is fundamental to my role. I also lead on our school admissions process as well supporting our Senior Leadership Team with financial planning and procedures.
Mrs Bryony Clarke
Position: Achievement Leader
Driving school improvement through teaching and learning and excellent attendance is the main focus of my role. I support our Senior Leaders and teaching team to ensure that children are challenged and supported as necessary and endeavour to ensure that all children make accelerated progress. I work with parents to ensure intervention for our poorest attenders is rapid, as well as supporting our parents to eradicate persistent absence and ensure our target of 97% is maintained . If you would like support or advice on your child’s progress and attainment or your child’s attendance and punctuality please do not hesitate to contact me.
Mrs Caroline Parkin
Position: EYFS Leader
Leading our EYFS team to ensure we have outstanding practice is essential to my role. I drive school improvement alongside our Senior Leadership team by leading by example, supporting and develop our team and sharing our excellent practice with our KS1 colleagues. I am always keen to take on new ideas, share our EYFS approaches and enhance our parental participation, so if you would like to volunteer, gain more experience in EYFS or develop your own expertise in EYFS, please get in touch.
Mrs Carly Adams
Position: Family Engagement Leader
Building relationships and maintaining regular contact with our families is essential to my role. I also offer support and resources to tackle parenting issues and challenging family situations. If you would like an informal chat about your child/family and how we can support you as a school please get in touch.
Mrs Patricia Quinn
Position: Catering Business Manager
Striving for a school full of healthy eaters is vital therefore my role is to provide our children with the most delicious, exciting and nutritious meals. I work with our parents to craft a menu that all our children love. We are proud of our school meals here and we aim to share our expertise with our parents. If you would like information on how we cater for allergies, how we create our delicious menus, our children’s favourite recipes or to book a place on our next parents cooking masterclass, please get in touch.