Staff at Gorsewood 2022 - 2023


Miss E Jackson (Headteacher) (Designated Safeguarding Lead)

Miss K Wright (Assistant Head KS2)

Mrs C Westwood (Assistant Head KS1) (Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead)

Class Teams

Year R:        Miss Eccles supported by Mrs Smith and Mrs Ainsworth

Year 1:         Mrs Chorlton supported by Miss Jones, Mrs Yates & Miss Fray

Year 2:        Miss Oakley supported by Mrs Townsend and Mrs Yesilurt

Year 3:        Mrs Farmer & Mrs Ridgway supported by Mrs Coxon & Miss Whitehead

Year 4:        Miss Gleave supported by Miss Winrow & Miss Yates

Year 5:        Miss Wright supported by Mrs Sturge 

Year 6:        Mrs Simmons & Miss Ward supported by Mr Weldon and Mrs Sturge 

Intervention:  Miss Durbin & Mr Jenks


Mrs Westwood is our SENCO here at Gorsewood and is the first point of contact for any special educational needs and disability information.

Mrs Westwood can be contacted at 

Mrs Westwood works Monday to Thursday.


Mrs S Marsh & Mrs Newby (Nurture)

Mr Tony Lowe 

Viv Kay (School Counsellor)

Other Staff

Office:            Miss S Jackson

Caretaker:      Mr A Ayres

Drama:           Rebecca McGowan

Music:             Andrea Price

S&L:               Chatty Therapy

Catering:        Mrs B Wright, Mrs D Jones & Miss V Campbell

Cleaning:       Mrs D Bretherton & Miss A Prescott

MHST            Brooke

Gorsewood Primary School

Gorsewood Road, Murdishaw, Runcorn, WA7 6ES