John Bunyan School

Lancaster Way, Braintree, CM7 5UL
Phone: 01376 321 814 

Resilience, Ambition, Values, Excitement.

We are extremely fortunate at John Bunyan Primary School and Nursery that we have a hard working, dedicated team of staff, governors and comunity members who have high aspirations for each and every member of our school community. The teaching team have over 500 years of teaching experience between them and a wealth of knowledge and expertise to draw upon.

   Head Teacher   Mrs Deborah Bailey
   Head Teacher's PA   Mrs Pickard
   Deputy Head Teacher   Mrs Nicholls, Mrs Ledwith
   SENCo/ Inclusion Manager   Mrs Jagger
  Year group Class name Teachers
Foundation stage Assistant Head Teacher   Mrs Denny
  Nursery   Mrs Denny, Mrs Wright
  Foundation Elms Mrs Denny, Mrs Bennett
    Sycamores Mrs Adams
    Firs  Mrs Turner
Lower School Assistant Head Teacher   Mrs Thatcher
  Year 1 teachers Oaks Mrs Whittaker
    Conifers Mrs Cutmore/Mrs Christian
    Willows Mrs Wooder
  Year 2 teachers Birches Mrs Thatcher/ Mrs Ellis
    Spruces  Mr Shean
    Chestnuts Mrs Murphy, Mrs McManus 
Middle school Assistant Head Teacher    Mrs Bower 
   Year 3 teachers Poplars Mrs Hooper
    Rowans Miss Hadley
    Junipers  Miss Rice
  Year 4 teachers Cedars Mrs Claxton
    Elders Mrs Bower/Miss Cunningham
    Larches Mrs Thackeray
Upper school Assistant Head Teacher    Mrs Powell
  Year 5 teachers Beeches  Mr Cullum
    Hazels Miss Stiff
    Yews Mrs Mwondela
   Year 6 teachers Pines Mrs Powell/Mrs McKinnon
    Hawthorns Mrs Clements
    Maples Mrs Watkins

Specialist teaching team : Mrs Mann (Music), Mr Ledwith ( Maths), Mrs McKinnon,(Science),  Mr Beaton ( Music ), Ms Murray (MFL)

Teaching support team : Mrs_Aylesbury, Mrs Webb, Mrs Flynn, Mrs_Hurrell , Mrs_Joslin, Miss_Kelly,  Mrs_Ranson, Mrs_Roel, Mrs_Cardnell, Mrs_Christou, Mrs_Elmer,Mr_Evans, Mrs_Pearson, Mrs_Porter, Mrs_Wells (librarian) Mrs_Stacey,  Mrs_West, Mrs_White, Mrs_Kent, Mrs_Wane, Mrs_Padbury, Mrs_Begum,Mrs_Walker, Mrs_Kelly, Miss_Harding, Mrs Lamb, Mrs Ransome, Mrs Scarff, Mrs Hurst, Mrs Stuart, Mrs Kingsley, Mrs Patten, Mrs Inci, Mrs Stock, Mr Stoneham, Mrs May, Mrs Bacon, Mrs Pearce, Miss Went.

HLTAs: Mrs Kersey, Mrs Fowler, Mr Simpson

Sports coaches:  Mr Taylor, Miss Scrivener

Student and family support : Mrs Lovett,  Mrs Robinson (counsellor)
Finance Manager: Mrs Donovan
Administrative team: Mrs Pickard, Office Manager. Mrs Grenfell Mrs Harley, Miss Tearle, Miss Smith,  Mrs Haddad, Miss Vickers
ICT team : Mr Huxter, Mr Bowden
Catering team: Mrs Thoroughgood, Mrs Nield, Mrs Monk, Mrs Noble, Mrs Fussell, Mrs Davis-Hilmi, Mrs Gilbert
Facilities management team : Mr Watkins, Mr Smith,  Mrs Wallace, Mrs Bedlow,  Mrs Wiffen, Miss Wiffen, Mrs Noble, Mrs Gostling