Meet the staff


We have an ever increasing number of staff who provide an invaluable service in making sure that the children are happy, safe and reaching their full potential.

In addition to the staff the school is proud of the pupils, governors and parents who all make a contribution to the running of the school.

We are delighted to have been designated a National Teaching School, this will mean that the school will host and support more graduate students.



Mrs Brindle

Head Teacher

Mrs Brindle (BA Hons QTS, NPQH) leads the school along with her Leadership Team and Governing Body. Mrs Brindle is a National Leader for Education and supports schools with her leadership team. Mrs Brindle works with the Teaching School Council for the North of England.

Mrs Coates


Mrs Coates (BA Hons QTS) Assistant Headteacher is the Early Years and Foundation Stage Co-ordinator, is part of the Senior Leadership Team, a Specialist Leader for Education she is the lead Child Protection Officer (DSL).

Mrs McKinnon


Mrs McKinnon (BA Hons PGCE) Assistant Headteacher is the Assessment Co-ordinator and part of the Senior Leadership Team. A Specialist Leader for Education Mrs McKinnon leads the Initial Teacher Training for the Fylde Coast Teaching School Alliance and is a trained Child Protection Officer (Deputy DSL).

Mrs Taylor

Business Manager

Mrs Taylor (BA Hons FISBL) is the School's Business Manager, is part of the Senior Leadership Team. Mrs Taylor is a Specialist Leader for Education and a Fellow of the Institute of School Business Leaders. She is an accredited School Resource Management Adviser seconded to the Department for Education.

Mr Hesketh


Mr Hesketh (BA Hons QTS) Senior Leadership and Year 5 Rowan Class Teacher forms part of our upper KS2 teaching team. He is the PE Co-ordinator and the Educational Visitors Co-ordinator. Mr Hesketh works with the Wyre Sports Association offering excellence to other primary schools in the Wyre and Fylde area.

Mrs Ellison


Mrs Ellison (BA Hons QTS) Senior Leadership and Special Project Leader, she is the music coordinator in school and a Specialist Leader of Education with regional and local experience of supporting other schools.

Mrs Churchouse


Mrs Churchouse (BSc QTS SENCO PGCPP) is the school's SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator). Mrs Churchouse runs a drop in session each week for any parent who have specific concerns about their child. On the operational leadership team she is part of the lower KS2 teaching team in Year 4 Ash Class.

Miss Moore


Miss Moore (BA Hons PGCE NQML) is the Year 6 Cherry Class Teacher and part of the upper KS2 teaching team. She is the school's literacy co-ordinator on the operational leadership team and has qualified with her National Qualification for Middle Leaders of the future with the National College for Teaching and Learning.

Mr Halliwell


Mr Halliwell (BA Hons QTS NQML) is on the operational leadership team he is the school's maths co-ordinator and has qualified with his National Qualification for Middle Leaders of the future with the National College for Teaching and Learning. Mr Halliwell will be teaching in the Creative Lab working with children from Reception, Year 1 and Year 2.

Mrs Fielding


Mrs Fielding (BA Hons QTS) leads the school in art and creativity. She is on the school's operational leadership team and works closely with the nursery as our Reception Oak Class teacher.

Mrs Spencer


Mrs Spencer (BA Hons QTS NVQ Assessor NVQ Pastoral Mentor) supports and mentors the apprentices in school and supports other schools with their apprentices she is on the operational leadership team and is part of the school teaching team and pastoral mentor for children who have identified need.

Mr Rosebury


Mr Rosebury (BA Hons PGCE) is the Yew Class Year 6 Class Teacher, he is the school's ICT coordinator.

Mr Vincent


Mr Vincent (BA Hons QTS) will be liaising with Mr Rosebury for ICT and PHSE and is part of the lower KS2 teaching team in Year 3 Maple Class.

Miss Byrne-Fraser


Miss Byrne-Fraser (BA Hons QTS) our newly qualified teacher who completed her journey from TA to Teacher at Breck School over the past few years. Miss Byrne-Fraser will plan and coach our team to continue Wake and Shake sessions and is our Elm Class Year 2 Teacher this year.

Mrs C Smith


Mrs Smith (BA Hons QTS) a newly qualified teacher who has completed her training at Breck School with our Primary SCITT programme. Mrs Smith is the Beech Class Year 1 Teacher.

Miss E Patisso


Miss Patisso (BA Hons QTS) is our qualified teacher who leads the school nursery. Working with the EYFS team the Beanies nursery team provide exceptional provision and transition to primary school.

Mr Baron


Mr Baron (BA Hons QTS) is our newly qualified teacher having completed his training with our own SCITT, he will be team teaching in all the KS2 classes this academic year.

Miss Naylor

Business Support Officer

Miss Naylor (DSBM) is qualified in school business management and leads the school office in respect of pupil/parent liaison. She manages extended services for the school and coordinates transport for trips and events.

Mr B Tomlinson

Business Support Officer

Mr Tomlinson has joined the school as an Apprentice Business Manager - he will undertake his professional qualifications with the school whilst training in the front office as front of house. Mr Tomlinson liaises with Miss Naylor to deliver the best possible service for our school community.

Mrs Barratt

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Barratt is the teaching assistant based in Elm Class with Miss Byrne-Fraser. Mrs Barratt is a fully qualified personal fitness instructor and professional dancer.

Mrs Hunter

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Hunter (BA Hons NPMQ) teaching assistant who is the school's pastoral officer and has achieved her national qualification in mentoring. Mrs Hunter works in Oak Class with Mrs Fielding and the EYFS team.

Miss Dobson

Teaching Assistant

Miss Dobson is a teaching assistant working in upper KS2 with Years 4, 5 and 6.

Mrs Curran

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Curran (L5 HND) is a teaching assistant in school supporting children with identified needs. She will be in Cherry Class this year.

Miss Jackson

Teaching Assistant

Miss Jackson (BA Hons) is a teaching assistant working in upper KS2 with Years 4, 5 and 6.

Mrs Murphy

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Murphy (NVQ L3) one of our hugely experienced teaching assistants and supports classes in KS2.

Ms O'Toole

Teaching Assistant

Ms O'Toole (L5 Dip Ed) is one of the teaching assistants supporting creative work with EYFS/KS1 children in the Creative Lab with Mr Halliwell.

Mrs Kellett

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Kellett (NVQ L2) is an experienced teaching assistant working with and supporting our NQT Mrs Smith in Beech Class for this academic year.

Mrs Sharrock

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Sharrock (NVQ L2) is one of the teaching assistants and key workers in the nursery. Mrs Sharrock is the main point of contact for parents in the breakfast club and after school club each day.

Mrs Duncan

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Duncan (BA Hons NVQ3) is a Teaching Assistant and Key Worker who complements the team work in the Nursery and will be leading creativity in the EYFS.

Miss Allen

Teaching Assistant

Miss Allen (NVQ L3) has completed her work placement at the school for the past 2 years and will now be working as a Key Worker and Teaching Assistant in the Nursery whilst undertaking her further studies and her degree in education. Miss Allen will also be working in the after school club.

Miss A Daffern

Teaching Assistant

Miss Daffern (L3 Childcare) is a Key Worker and Teaching Assistant working in the Nursery.

Mrs Wylie

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Wylie (BA Hons) is a HLTA working as part of the EYFS teaching team and delivering lessons to small groups of children in our Eco Pod. Mrs Wylie trains and leads our young first aider programme. Mrs Wylie has taken on the project of all things Eco and is working with the whole teaching assistant team to deliver "The Earth Project".

Mrs Fisher

Club Worker

Mrs Fisher is the longest serving member of the Breck Team. Mrs Fisher works in the breakfast club each morning as a club worker and then every day at lunch time as one of the Welfare Assistants.

Mrs Rothwell

Club Worker

Mrs Rothwell (NVQ L3) works in the after school club as a club worker and in school during the lunch time as one of Welfare Assistants.

Miss Velez

Club Worker

Miss Velez works in the after school club as a club worker and in school during the lunch time as one of Welfare Assistants.

Mrs Robinson

Catering Manager

Mrs Robinson runs the school kitchen. Mrs Robinson is responsible for the catering and welfare teams and has successfully supported local schools with their catering provision and is on the school leadership team.

Mrs Taylor

Catering Assistant

Mrs Taylor works with Mrs Robinson in the kitchen preparing wonderful meals for the children.

Mrs Hill

Catering Assistant

Mrs Hill is part of the catering team working with Mrs Robinson and Mrs Taylor.

Mrs Smith

Business Support Officer

Mrs Smith is part of the facilities team looking after health and safety and procurement for our occupational services.

Mrs Barlow, Mrs Hindle, Mrs O'Brien, Mrs Jay, Miss Owen.

Welfare Assistant

As the school expands so too does our very dedicated team of Welfare Assistants.

Mr Smith

Site Supervisor

Mr Smith is responsible for Grounds Maintenance and keeping the outside of school safe and beautiful.

Miss Burton, Miss Entwistle, Ms Lewin


Our wonderful cleaning team.

Miss Bird, Miss Russell, Miss Allen and Mr Taylor

Club Worker

The play leaders who work for the Voluntary Management Committee in the breakfast and after school club - Kool Kidz Club