Teaching Staff

Mrs Patterson

Head Teacher

Mrs Sue Patterson is the Head of the Green Leek Federation and Head Teacher of All Saints’ Primary School. She spends 50% of her time at All Saints’ school and works with the governing body to determine the strategic direction of the school through the Learning Improvement Plan. Mrs Patterson is passionate about the special qualities of small schools and the values that underpin learning in our Church of England School. Mrs Patterson leads Literacy throughout the school. Mrs Patterson is the school’s designated person for child protection.

Miss Villiers

Deputy Head Teacher & Year 6 Teacher

Miss Stella Villiers is the Deputy Head Teacher of Burton Green Primary School and our Year 6 teacher. She is responsible for many aspects of the day to day organisation of our school and is available to parents in the absence of the Head Teacher. Miss Villiers brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her role and leads Science throughout the school.
Miss Villiers is the school’s Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Coordinator and works with external agencies to ensure that each child’s needs are met.
Miss Villiers is the school’s designated person for child protection.

Miss Moran

Early Years Coordinator & Maple Class Teacher

Miss Sarah Moran is our very experienced, and highly regarded, Early Years Coordinator. She is the class teacher in Maple Class, our mixed age Reception and Year 1 class. She works closely with parents to ensure the smooth induction of children as they enter school.

Ms James

Cedar Class Teacher

Ms Harriet James is our experienced class teacher in Cedar Class, our mixed Year 2 and Year 3 class. During her first year at Burton Green, Ms James has already enhanced the sports opportunities for the children through her leadership of PE throughout the school.

Miss Gaynor

Damson Class Teacher

Miss Melissa Gaynor is our experienced class teacher in Damson Class, our mixed Year 4 and Year 5 class. She works effectively throughout the school in her role as Mathematics subject leader and ICT subject leader. Miss Gaynor is our e safety coordinator and works with pupil and governor representation of the e safety council.

Miss Lucking

Year 6 Part-time Teacher

Miss Lucking is our part time teacher who works in Year 6 to allow our Deputy Head to carry out her leadership role. Miss Lucking brings experience to Science and Humanities teaching.

Teaching Assistants

Burton Green employs well qualified and experienced Teaching Assistants (TA). Three out of our four classes have a class based TA who works with all children in focused teaching groups in mathematics and literacy. Our Year 6 class is a single age group class of 15 children. Strengths of the school as a result of TA support include differentiated teaching of phonics, intervention groups to provide additional experiences to some pupils in  reading, writing and mathematics, Year group Science in groups of 15 throughout the school.

Some Teaching Assistants are also employed on a 1-1 to support children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

Sports Coaches

Mr Richard Clarke and Mr Tom Cox of Premier Active are our specialist sports coaches who teach games and athletics skills throughout the school during the day. They also provide a range of additional sports clubs as part of our ‘Burton Green Bonus’ after school activities.

Our Administrative Team