Mayfield School is run by a
Gillian trained to teach in Manchester gaining a B.Ed in 1979. She taught in a range of schools, Ingwell, Millom, Richmond and Montreal Infant School where she was Head of the Enhanced Learning Support Department.
After a temporary appointment at Mayfield in September 1987, Gillian then returned as a class teacher in 1993. Teaching in classes in Lower and Middle School. Following a career break in 1999, she returned to school in 2002 as
In July 2007 Gillian was appointed as Deputy Headteacher at Mayfield School before taking up the headship in September 2014.
Deputy Head Teacher
Rachel trained at St Martin's, Lancaster gaining BA Honours with QTS in 2001. She taught at Bransty Primary School for 13 years, which has strategic resources for children with hearing impairments. She had responsibility for SEN, PE and was School Champion for Achievement 4 All. She has vast experience of teaching and supporting parents and children with a wide range of SEN. In 2014 she was
Rachel had responsibility for coordinating PE for 12 years and in that time
Rachel has a passion for performing arts. In 2004 she was selected to be part of a small community chorus in the professional production of Melvyn Braggs "The Hired Man" at the Theatre by the Lake. She has also been a member of MAODS and WAOS. In 2003 she was nominated for a NODA in her role of Nancy in Oliver and in 2005 won the
In June 2014 Rachel was appointed Deputy Head at Mayfield School.