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Staff Structure

Meet the staff at St Benedict's

 “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” Mark 1:17 

Roles & Responsibilities 

Principal: Mrs Charlotte Culleton (SEF; SIDP; Safeguarding & Child Protection; DSL; LAC Representative; Catholic Life; Monitoring; Attainment & Pupil Progress; Finance; Admin staff and Teacher appraisal; Communication to parents including newsletters; Curriculum;  Monitoring; Health and Safety; Educational Visits; Pupil Voice) 

Vice Principal: Mrs Paula Parker (SEND; DSL; CPD; LAC Representative; Safeguarding & Child Protection; TA Appraisal; Early Help; Monitoring; Pupil and Parent questionnaire; British Values; Work Experience & Volunteers; Pupil and Parent questionnaire)

Assistant Principal: Mrs Michelle Burdett (English lead; Assessment; Monitoring)

Middle Leader: Mrs Hannah Kellegher (DSL; Maths lead; Pupil Premium)

Middle Leader: Miss Tracy Walker (Foundation Stage lead; School council, pupil premium)


Class Teachers & Teaching Assistants



Miss Tracy Walker

FS Leader/ Phonics

Mrs Mary Stroud

Year 1


Mrs Paula Parker

KS1 Lead/ SEND

Mrs Di Wood



Year 2 Hednesford:

Mrs Collette Woods

Computing Subject Leader

Miss Rosie Weston

Year 3


Mrs Kathryn Wooding (School Council)

Mrs Michelle Burdett (Science Subject Leader)


Miss Kimberly Birks 

Year 4


Mrs Abbie Moss

PE Subject Leader

RE Subject Leader


Miss Kimberly Birks

Mrs Nicci Haywood


Year 5


Mrs Michelle Burdett 

Assistant Principal

English and Assessment Lead

Mrs Louise Varden (Monday to Wednesday)


and Topic Subject Leader

Mr Jack Fortune

Year 6


Mrs Hannah Kellegher

 English lead

Pupil Premium


Mrs Tania Sammons

Mrs Hollie Purdy

Pastoral Team

 Mrs Paula Parker


Mrs Ruth Wood


Mrs Tania Sammons


Learning Mentor and Mini Vinnies





Mrs Ruth Wood


Mrs Tania Sammons



Premier Sports



Mr Lucas Bailey


Mr Alex Field



Special Needs assistants: Nicci Haywood, Hollie Purdy


Admin: Judith Finelli

Clerk to Academy Committee: Debbie Elkin

Caretaker: Beryl Crumpler

Cleaning Staff: Beryl Crumpley, Zoe Crumpler, Patricia Jones

Senior Midday Supervisor: Judith Finelli

Midday Supervisors: Hollie Purdy, Nicci Haywood, Judith Finelli,

School Cook: Janet Gill

Kitchen Staff: Carla Dickson

Chaperones: Angela Jackson, Pamela Line