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Meet our Staff and Governors

Meet our staff and Governors

We have an excellent staff team at Ilsington Primary and they are supported by an extremely committed team of governors and the wider academy. All our staff are committed to the vision of the school and have a wide range of skills to ensure we can meet the needs of all our children.

Leadership Team

Mr Des Stokes

Executive Head of School

Mrs Rachel Shaw

CEO/Executive Principal

Teaching Staff

Mrs June Barker

Honeywell – Reception/Year1

Mrs Laura Billington

Middlecott - Year 2, 3 and 4

Mrs Rosie Moores

Owlacombe Year5 and 6

Mrs Philippa Young

Owlacombe – Year 5 and 6



Teaching Assistants

Mrs Angie Butler

Mrs Tracey Pope

Mrs Shani Adams

Mrs Amber Place

Mrs Christine Cacchione




Woodhouse Pre-school

Mrs June Barker (Pre-School Manager)

Mrs Anne Barnett

Mrs Michelle Cooper                                                     Mrs Christine Cacchione

Mrs Rose Underhill (Bank Staff)                           

Mealtime Assistants

Mrs Shani Adams

Miss Leanne Fone

Mrs Tracey Pope

Mrs Christine Cacchione

Mrs Amber Place   

Administrative Staff

Mrs Mandy Atkinson School Administrator 


Mr Des Stokes - Executive Head of School


Miss Sarah Khan –Chair & Foundation Director

Mrs Claire Sewell

Mr Dave Green

Dr Georgina Hart

Mrs Carmel Brady

Miss Amber Place



Mr Andrew Faulkner

Mr Richard Dobbs

Dr Paul Brassley