Teaching and LS Assistants

Mrs Kate Andrews

Pre-Prep Assistant NVQ 3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Pre-Prep Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: aftercare assistant
  3. Your Passions outside school: spending time with my family and friends

Miss Kelly Andrews

Senior Nursery Assistant NVQ3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough:  Senior Nursery Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough
  3. Your life before Beachborough: I was studying at College and working part time at a local restaurant.
  4. Your Passions outside school: I enjoy socialising with family and friends. For down time I particularly enjoy going to the theatre, musicals being a favourite. At home I particularly enjoy cooking and entertaining.

Ms Christine Agutter

Pre-Prep Assistant NVQ3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Pre-Prep Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Helping with aftercare
  3. Your Passions outside school: My family keep me busy and I enjoy gardening

Mrs Linda Herbert

Learning Support Assistant

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  1.  Your main role at Beachborough: Learning Support Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough:  Form Tutor, and supporting others within our unit.
  3. Your life before Beachborough:  Since having my family I have worked at a local playgroup, nursery and the Grove School.
  4. Your Passions outside school:  Outside school I enjoy travelling, especially in Europe and the Far East, as my daughter is an English teacher in Japan. My hobbies are keeping fit and gardening.

Miss Anna-Marie Hodges

Nursery Assistant Dip NN

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Nursery assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough:  Senior assistant in Aftercare
  3. Your life before Beachborough: prior to taking my role here I have worked as a Nursery Nurse in the Baby room and Pre- school rooms at Field House Day Nursery in Buckingham. I then worked as a Private Nanny for two children Aged 18 months and two and a half years until they went to school. I then continued my journey as a Nursery Nurse in the baby room at Ravenstone House Nursery in Bicester. Followed by a period as a Deputy Manager at a Soft Play centre.
  4. Your Passions outside school: socialising with friends and family

Mrs Camilla Hodgkinson

Art Technician FLS

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  1.  Your main role at Beachborough:  Art Technician, Art TA and Chief Blue-tacker
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Murals, Displays and Signs and making sure that the work the children produce is displayed as much and as beautifully as possible.
  3. Your life before Beachborough: Botanic and Scientific Illustrator for the Royal Horticultural Society, Macmillan Publishers and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Fellow of the Linnean Society of London and winner of four RHS Gold medals for Botanical Illustration. I have illustrated countless books, papers and journals on plants and taxonomy and this spanned about 12 years. I then fancied a change which would fit in with having a family so went back to my first love which is painting and drawing. I started painting murals some of which you can see at Beachborough as well as painting smaller canvasses and commissions.
  4. Your Passions outside school: My two boys, books, cooks, cheese making, the clarinet, cars and paint.

Mrs Ann Hook

Lead Learning Support Assistant BA (OU) CACHE Level 3

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  1.  Your main role at Beachborough: Lead Learning Support Assistant, Pre-Prep
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Morning care and stock control/ordering for the Boardman
  3. Your life before Beachborough: Married to Roger, daughter Carole and son David. Studied Home Economics at Bath, worked at Department of Health and Social Security as a Clerical/Visiting Officer, Full time Mum, graduated with Open University. Currently undergoing further training with British Dyslexia Association. Previous training on Autism, Speech and Language Difficulties, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Teaching reading, phonics and sign language etc. Twenty years experience at Beachborough.
  4. Your Passions outside school: Family, friends, people and learning are important to me. Hobbies:- Caravanning, painting, gardening, sewing, genealogy and research for a book.

Mrs Joella Richardson

Pre-Prep Assistant NVQ 3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Pre-Prep Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: After care assistant
  3. Your Passions outside school: Spending time with my fiancé and family

Mrs Becky Jones

Learning Support Assistant Developing Literacy and Numeracy skills in Learners with Dyslexia Level 5

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Form Tutor and Learning Support Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Support where needed
  3. Your life before Beachborough: Manager at a local pre-school (Little Fishes) for nine years
  4. Your Passions outside school: Firstly my two children, then rugby, walking, keeping fit exercise, visiting historical places, museums and culture.

Mrs Susanne Manton

Specialist Support Assistant NVQ3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Specialist Support Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Helping give support where needed
  3. Your Passions outside school: Spending time with my family

Miss Emma Ball

Pre-Prep Assistant NVQ 3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Teaching Assistant in Pre-Prep (pp1)
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Responsible for Caversfield and Croughton buses and work in morning care in nursery/kindergarten.
  3. Your life before Beachborough: I worked at Pippins Day Nursery were I got my NVQ 3. I then moved on to Waddesdon primary school as a TA and run aftercare.­
  4. Your Passions outside school: I like to socialise with friends, go to the cinema and walking.

Mrs Erica Oram

Form I and II Assistant NVQ 3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Form I & II Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: As well as looking after the Form I and II children, I work with children throughout the prep school, by sorting out all the costumes for the many productions the school presents.
  3. Your Passions outside school: I try and spend time with my girls and in the garden, and am looking forward to renovating a vintage caravan with friends.

Mrs Danielle Lake

Pre-Prep Assistant NVQ 3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Pre-Prep Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: After care assistant
  3. Your Passions outside school: Spending time with family and friends

Miss Maxine Stirrat

Lead Learning Support Assistant ALSA (SpLD)

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Lead Learning Support Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough:  Form V Tutor
  3. Your life before Beachborough: Teaching assistant in other independent schools
  4. Your Passions outside school: My family, walking my dog Millie, swimming,  fostering

Mrs Catriona Taylor

Learning Support Assistant NVQ 2& 3, Dip of Child Psychology Level 3

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  1.  Your main role at Beachborough: Full- time Learning Support Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Form tutor
  3. Your life before Beachborough: Before I arrived at Beachborough I worked in a children’s nursery caring for children aged three and four, this was where I met the little boy who I came to Beachborough to care for six years ago.
  4. Your Passions outside school: My passions outside Beachborough are my four sons, my grandson,  and of course my husband.  I enjoy reading, walking, swimming and doing yoga.

Mrs Alison Westcott

Specialist Support Assistant NVQ3

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  1. Your main role at Beachborough: Learning Support Assistant
  2. Your other hats at Beachborough: Charity committee
  3. Your life before Beachborough: I worked for Dalgety Agriculture selling fertiliser where I met my husband Kim. When our 2 boys started school I child minded for 10 years  (including 2 staff children). I came to Beachborough in Jan 2012 to help out in nursery when their numbers went up and I am lucky to be still here
  4. Your Passions outside school: Mum to William 17 and Oliver 16. I enjoy cycling most weekends and escape into the garden whenever possible. I am a joint leader for the Beaver Scouts at Turweston