Meet our staff

Miss S Robinson, Head Teacher

Miss Robinson is caring and friendly. She loves reading children’s books and enjoys sharing these books with the children she teaches. Miss Robinson loves spending time with her family and catching up with her friends when she’s not in school.


Mrs KiddMrs L Kidd, Early Years Leader

Mrs Kidd loves reading stories, her favourite book is ‘The tiger who came to tea’. When she isn’t at school she likes to spend her time cooking and playing in the garden. Her favourite things are chocolate, cuddles and coffee! 

Mrs Sykes

Mrs R Sykes, Nursery Teacher

Mrs Sykes looks after the Nursery children. At home, she enjoys long walks with her children and she is very creative.


Miss Etherington

Miss L Etherington, Nursery Teaching Assistant


Miss S Harvey, Reception Teaching Assistant

Miss Harvey loves spending time with her two children. Summer is the time that she likes the best.


Mrs L Featherstone, Hub 1 Teacher and SENDCo

Mrs Featherstone is a good listener who tries to help people if they have a problem. She likes baking cakes, going to concerts and watching the Boro.


Mrs D Lake, EMS Teaching assistant

Mrs Lake is kind and helpful. When not in school she likes to keep fit running, walking the dog and climbing Roseberry Topping. She enjoys spending time with her family. 


Mrs Westland

Mrs M Westland, Year 1 Teacher

Mrs Westland loves spending time with her family, going on days out and enjoying the sunshine in her garden.


Mrs Bowe

Mrs L Bowe, Year 2 Teacher

 In her spare time, Mrs Bowe likes to spend time with her family, keeping active and going on day trips. She also enjoys reading and singing.


Mrs B Love, Reception and KS1 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Love is a teaching assistant in Year 1 and Early Years. She is a member of the school’s Local Advisory Board and has been a school governor for over 12 years. She loves to travel to new places and to try new foods. She is passionate about Pentland Primary and loves her job.


Miss Simpson

Miss A Simpson, Key stage 1 Teaching Assistant

Miss Simpson works in Reception/Year 1. Her favourite subject in school is Read Write Inc. She enjoys going out for walks with her dog and family.


Mrs J Robinson, Infant Class Teacher

Mrs Robinson loves being a teacher at Pentland, she enjoys playing and learning with the children in her class and across the whole school. When she is not at school Mrs Robinson loves shopping and spending time with her family. She can often be found at the local cricket club watching her children play cricket.


Mrs F Henderson, Year 3 Teacher

Mrs Henderson loves her school and likes working with children of all ages. She loves cats and has two, Daisy and Poppy. She also likes reading, watching soaps on telly and spending time with her family.


Miss Dobson

Miss K Dobson, Year 4 teacher

Miss Dobson loves to laugh and have fun with her class. Her favourite thing to do in school is play ‘find the golden crown’ in maths; it’s even more fun when she wins! When she is at home, she loves to look after and play with her 3 dogs, hamster and pet hedgehog. Going on long dog walks in the park is one of her favourite ways to spend the evening. 


Miss M Raven, Year 3&4 Teaching Assistant

Miss Raven loves working at Pentland because every day is different. She has 2 gorgeous dogs named Meeka and Abbie and they love going for long walks in the park. She enjoys spending precious time with her family and going for picnics in the countryside.


Miss Swainston

Miss E Swainston, Year 5 Teacher

Miss Swainston enjoys going on long walks on the beach with her dogs. During the holidays, she loves to travel to different countries and explore different cities.


Mrs Fryett

Mrs C Fryett, Assistant Head Teacher and Y5 Teacher

Mrs Fryett loves teaching in year 5 and 6. When not in school, she enjoys reading, doing DIY projects, gardening, going for walks and spending time with family and friends.


Miss Watcon

Miss E Watson, Year 6 Teacher

Miss Watson loves being happy and seeing people smile. She likes teaching Art, in particular, and enjoys visiting art galleries and exhibitions. When she is not in school, she loves to travel to places that she’s never been to before and is always searching for holidays to unusual places.


Mr Hill

Mr R Hill, Year 6 Teacher

Mr Hill teaches in years  6. In school, he enjoys Science lessons and loves making them fun and interesting. When he is not at school, he likes to play hockey and go on holiday with his family.


Mrs Heslop

Mrs P Heslop, Year 5&6 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Heslop loves spending time with her friends. When she is not at work, she enjoys going on adventures with her family, especially going on walks to the beach to get ice cream. Reading is something she has always enjoyed doing, she loves nothing more than sitting in the garden when the sun is shining with a good book and a cup of coffee. 


Mrs K Garratt, Rainbow Hub Teaching assistant, 

Mrs Garratt loves working with our wonderful Pentland family and loves nothing more than seeing the children learn and grow as they move through school. When not at school she enjoys spending time with her family and cooking. You may also see her running past your houses and around Billingham as she enjoys keeping fit. 


Mrs L Congdon, Rainbow Hub Teaching Assistant

Mrs Congdon is kind and helpful to others. When not at school she likes to go for long walks along the beach and in the country side. Her favourite thing to do is spend time with her family and friends.


Mrs E Nelson, Parent Support Advisor

Mrs Nelson loves spending time with her family, exploring the countryside and visiting the beach.


Mrs P Caldwell, School Administrator

Mr J McGhee, School Caretaker