Teaching Assistants

Mrs Donaldson

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I love to see each and every child grow and develop.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
To work with the children in the Year 1 classes. I work with small groups of children doing fun activities.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I enjoy catching up with friends and family. I also enjoy jogging (but not too far!) I recently completed a very muddy ‘Race for Life’.

Miss Murray

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I like that The Glebe School is a happy, welcoming place for all adults and children.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
My role is to support the two Year 6 classes and help Miss Mead and Miss Sawdon in the classroom. I also work outside on the playground looking after all the children on a lunch time.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I enjoy going on holiday to visit far away cities. I also enjoy going to the gym and keeping fit and healthy.

Mrs Fisher

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I like working with the fantastic children and staff.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I am a teaching assistant in Year 1 and I am part of the Safeguarding Team.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Going to rugby matches and spending time with my grandson.

Mrs Short

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The friendly, family-orientated atmosphere.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work mainly in Year 2. I also carry out small group work with children to progress and excel their learning. I put up school displays and I deliver first aid when it is needed.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Pilates, keeping fit and socialising with my friends and family.

Miss Mulligan

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I like the lovely art work around school.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work in Reception and I also work in breakfast club on a morning.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I go to Judo. I also like doing art and craft at home.

Miss Darcy

Miss Darcy

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I really like how polite all of the children are.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work in Reception to help children achieve the best of their ability by providing extra support. I also help some children with their reading.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I enjoy baking, watching TV and reading.

Miss Gilbey

Miss Gilbey

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The friendly atmosphere between the staff and children.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I am a full time teaching assistant in Year 4.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I am a “gymaholic”, I love going to the gym!

Miss Talbot

Miss Talbot

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
That all of the children and staff care for one another.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work in the Nursery on a morning.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I enjoy spending time with my friends and baking cakes.

Mr Smith

Mr Smith

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The teamwork between both staff and pupils.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work in Year 6, helping to support the children progress further in their learning.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Visiting vintage record fairs and collecting memorabilia.

Mrs Copeland

Mrs Copeland

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I like how The Glebe School cares about what happens in our local community and also what happens in the worldwide community.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work with Miss Conroy in Year 1.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I like spending time with my family. We enjoy visiting castles and going for walks in the country.

Mrs Garbutt

Mrs Garbutt

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The caring, friendly staff and the super children!

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I am a teaching assistant in Nursery, I am responsible for making sure children work hard at school and have fun.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I love going to my caravan on a weekend and relaxing.

Mrs Glass

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The love children and adults, as well as how polite all the children are.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I am a teaching assistant in Year 5, I carry out most of the photocopying and laminating within school and I occasionally help out in the school office.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Reading and going on holiday.

Mrs Laidler

Mrs Laidler

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The family friendly atmosphere around school.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I work with children in Year 2 and Year 3.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Spending time with my family, walks with my dog and teaching children to swim.

Mrs McDowall

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I like it when the children greet me in French.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
Teaching French in KS2 and teaching lots of different subjects in Year 1 and Year 2.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Going on holiday, reading and going out with family and friends.

Mrs McLaughlin

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
Everything and everybody.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
Like all the other adults in school, my role is to keep children safe and happy. I work with Year 3, supporting the teachers and children to achieve their very best with learning.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I love exercise to keep fit and healthy, and spending time with family and friends.

Mrs Thurlow

Mrs Thurlow

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
I like the friendly, caring atmosphere where everyone looks after one another.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I am a teaching assistant and I work closely with smaller groups of children to support them in their learning and development.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
I enjoy days out with my family, going to concerts and motorbike racing.

Mrs Wells

Something that I like about The Glebe Primary School:
The friendly staff and the polite and friendly children.

My roles/responsibilities in school:
I am a Higher Level Teaching Assistant and I work in all the classes in school. I also run Breakfast Club (including theme days), Playground Friends, Let’s Get Cooking club, Splatt Bags and I deliver the Magic Spelling programme.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:
Relaxing at my caravan, dancing and walking with my two dogs.