Mrs Kavita Tansley
Mrs Tansley is the Assistant Headteacher and the Deputy Designated Safeguarding lead. She co-ordinates the Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural aspects of our curriculum including Religious Education, PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic) as well as assemblies. She teaches Year 1. Mrs Tansley has a degree in Applied Chemistry from Brunel University and prior to training as a teacher worked as a Research Scientist. She has taught at Muskham since 2006 and has worked as a County Moderator for Foundation Stage assessments. Mrs Tansley has completed the "Outstanding Teaching Programme" as well as the national postgraduate "Leading from the Middle" course for leading innovation and change in primary schools. Mrs Tansley is the staff representative on the Muskham Events Group (MEG), who carry out fundraising events for the benefit of the school community
Miss Holly Hamill
Miss Hamill studied Primary Education at the University of Derby, with a specialism in English. She is currently Humanities, MFL lead and the Mental Health Ambassador for the school. Miss Hamill is passionate that all children feel a strong sense of belonging and that they recognise their strengths and ability to succeed.
Mrs Kathryn Keane
Mrs Keane has a degree in Sociology from the University of York. Previously she has worked as a teaching assistant and a cricket coach for Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, before completing her PGCE at Nottingham Trent University. Mrs Keane believes in developing the self-confidence of the children in her class, supporting their wellbeing and ensuring that they enjoy all aspects of school life.
Miss Zoe Carter
Miss Carter has a degree in Education Studies with Psychology and Counselling from Sheffield Hallam University. She previously worked as an SEN Support Assistant at a secondary school and a Family Support Worker at an Autism charity. Miss Carter trained to teach at Nottingham Trent University. She believes that all students should be given the opportunity to thrive and achieve their full potential.
Miss Elaine Booth
Miss Booth has a degree in Land Management from Harper Adams University and later went on to complete her PGCE at Bishop Grosseteste University where she trained as a Key Stage 2 Primary Teacher. She then taught in Nottinghamshire Primary Schools where she led Humanities before spending 2 years working at an International School in Milan. Miss Booth is passionate about mental health and believes that children thrive best when in a happy and supportive environment.
Miss Rebecca Baker
Miss Baker studied Primary Education with QTS at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln. Before joining Muskham Primary School, she taught at a school in Cambridgeshire, across the Key Stage 2 age range. Miss Baker is passionate that all children feel happy and valued in a safe environment that develops their growth mind-set. She strives to develop children's resilience and encourages them to become reflective individuals in a range of scenarios, whilst supporting them in achieving their full potential.