Lower School Staff List

How to contact Lower School staff

To contact any member of staff, use their first initial plus surname, followed by @ola.org.uk. For example, the email address for Dr Anonymous Teacher, would be ateacher@ola.org.uk.

Lower School Staff List

Head: Mr D Gibbons BA Hons Leeds, PGCE MMU

Form Tutors
Year 4: Mrs R Smales BA Canterbury
Year 5: Mr Tim Collis PGCE Oxf Brookes BA Hons (Environmental Biology) Oxf Brookes
Year 6: Mrs L Ainsworth (Lower School Coordinator) BA Hons Oxf Brookes

Specialist Teachers

Design Technology
Mr N Humphreys DEd Design & Technology, (University of Wales)

French
Mrs L Gallacher​ BA Hons Southampton, MA London, PCGE Oxford

Music
Mrs S Beckett BA Hons Kingston, PGCE Roehampton Inst, LGSM
Mr N Farrow MA Oxon

Physical Education
Mrs T Barrett AENA Netball Prelim Umpiring; Int Coaching
Mr L Allen BSc, PGCE Cardiff
Mr J Cooper BA Southampton Solent, PGCE Southampton
Mr J Samways, PGCE Oxford, FA Coach Level 2

Science
Mrs E Gillies BSc Hons Sheffield

Swimming
Mrs Z Doy FIOS
Miss A Didcock

Teaching Assistants/ Lunchtime Supervisors
Miss L Hitchins​ NNEB, Dip Norland
Mrs J Graham​ HLTA