In spite of Covid-19, we are delighted to be able to offer face to face tours, with small numbers. These will take place after school and we will ask parents to wear face coverings. Please contact the school office on 01923 224160 or email for further information.

Lanchester Community Free School

...for a better future

School Staff

Come and meet the staff at our school!

Senior Leadership Team

Mr John Dibdin - Principal
Miss Lucy Hill- Assistant Principal
Miss Lauren Nosal - Assistant Principal
Mrs Danielle Knight - 2nd Phase Leader
Ms Sharyn Pillay - 1st Phase Leader


Miss Nicola Rawcliffe - Teacher
Mrs Danielle Knight - Teacher
Mrs Hayley Kirwin - Teacher
Miss Sharyn Pillay - Teacher
Miss Jasmine Kirby - Teacher
Mrs Sree Praveen - Teacher
Mrs Sadia Javed - Teacher
Miss Maria Martinez - Teacher
Fatemah Pirmohamed - Teacher
Ms Tania Garcia-Ramos - Teacher
Mr Steve Shaw - Teacher
Miss Lucy Hill - Teacher
Miss Lauren Nosal - Teacher
Mr Mitchell Sanderson - Teacher
Mr John Tsafatinos - Teacher

Learning Support Practitioners

Ms Amy Henney - HLTA
Ms Azra Ameen - LSP - on Maternity Leave
Ms Damayanthi Suduwadewage - LSP
Mrs Pranamita Mukherjee - LSP
Ms Nosheen Murtaza LSP - on maternity leave
Mrs Amrit Sahota - LSP
Mrs Akiko Kato - LSP
Mrs Neha Jain - LSP
Mrs Charlene Taylor - Learning Mentor
Ms Fathima Yehiya - LSP
Ms Rita Awulira - LSP
Miss Abbie Millar - LSP
Miss Nicola Bolt - LSP
Miss Alexandra Wood - LSP
MIss Kayleigh Koen - LSP
Ms Penelope Mortlock - 121

School Support Staff

Mr Mark Pickett- Site Manager
Mrs Anisha Govani- Finance Assistant
Mrs Kerry Bridgewater - Office Manager
Ms Ann Bergman - Admin Assistant
Mrs Shamim Shah - Administrative Assistant
Mrs Lynda Shea - Cleaner
Mr Jae Choi - Cleaner
Mrs Abida Bashir - MSA
Ms Yasmin Akhtar -MSA
Ms Sajida Hamid - MSA
Ms Faiza Bukhari - MSA
Mrs Pratiksha Modha - Admin Assistant