Our Team ...

Welcome to Wellesley Park Primary School. On this page you will be able to find out who is who and what their responsibilities are.

Our school is part of The Castle Partnership Trust:

Sarah Watson - CEO / Executive Head

Hannah Gibson-Patel - Chair of Governors

Senior Leadership Team:

Carly Wilkins - Headteacher

Emmaline Hartley-Criddle - Deputy Headteacher SENDCo

Fiona Doidge - Early Years Lead

Francesca Murphy - Key Stage 1 Lead

Dominic Hakes - Lower Key Stage 2 Lead

Kate Fitzgerald - Upper Key Stage 2 Lead

Jo Lilley - School Business Manager

Safeguarding Team:

Emmaline Hartley-Criddle - Lead Designated Safeguarding Officer

Carly Wilkins - Deputy Designated Safeguarding Officer / Headteacher


Louise Froud - Inclusion Officer

Anthony Goble (Somerset County Council) - LADO


Teaching Staff:



Fiona Doidge (Gruffalo)

Year 1:

Abi Foot (Kipper)

Nadine Winsor (Jasper)

Year 2:

Lydia White (Mrs Tiggy-Winkle)

Francesca Murphy (Peter Rabbit - Mon-Thurs)

Ellie Taylor (Peter Rabbit - Friday)

Year 3:

Amber Fowkes (BFG)

Jo Harris (Matilda)


Year 4:

Dominic Hakes (Hufflepuff)

Hannah Bardle (Gryffindor)

Year 5:

Laura Hill (Galadriel)

Vicky Pilling (Thorin Mon-Wed)

Katie Whittle (Thorin Thurs-Fri)

Year 6:

Kate Fitzgerald (Bagheera)

Leigh Morris (Akela)


Outdoor Learning / Forest School: 

Sarah James


Music Specialist:

Nick Adams


French Specialist:

Madame Wilson


Teaching and Learning Support Assistants:

Isabelle Askew                                 Amanda Kent

Gemma Bladwell                             Jenny Mjadzelics

Alison Burnett                                  Elaine Richings

Kay Gladstone-Smith                      Pauline Sampson

Hannah Gulliver                              Gemma Shire

Natasha Hole                                  Holly Sheehan

Diane Jordan                                   Anna Wrightson        


Pastoral Support Lead

Mary Wooding

Inclusion Administrator:

Louise Froud

Office Staff:

Jo Lilley

Annie Matthews

Zahra Atri


Midday Supervisors:

Isabelle Askew                                Lucy Newberry

Gemma Bladwell                             Denise Poole

Alison Burnett                                  Pauline Sampson

Hannah Gulliver                              Gemma Shire                      

Diane Jordan                                   Holly Sheehan

Amanda Kent                                   Anna Wrightson

Jenny Mjadzelics                                  



Tracy Sumner - Pre-School Manager

Anne Hollick

Phillippa Tyler

Kirsty Elliott


Dukes' AM:                                                 Dukes' PM:                                    

Diane Jordan                                              Julie Cassling

Kay Gladstone-Smith                                  Diane Jordan

Sara Higby                                                  Alison Burnett

                                                                    Sara Higby

                                                                    Denise Poole