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Our Teachers

Mrs Keefe - Nursery

Mrs Anna Keefe - Teacher

Mrs Keefe has ten years of early years experience at a local private day nursery. While there, she completed her BA (Hons) in children's development and learning, graduating with a first class degree. She qualified as a teacher last year completing her QTS at the University of Reading and spending the majority of her placement at St. Josephs. She is passionate about the importance of early years. She lives in West Berkshire with her husband and two children and enjoys playing the guitar, reading and gardening.

Mrs Daubney - Year R

Mrs Lizzie Daubney - Teacher

Mrs Daubney has two degrees specializing in Early Years Education from Bath Spa University, and completed her PGCE in 2014. She has been at St Joseph's since 2011 and has worked as a Playleader, Learning support assistant and now Teacher. Mrs Daubney is really passionate about the Early years and the importance of learning through play. She lives in Thatcham with her husband and two year old son, and enjoys walks in the wood, video games and lego!

Miss Fulker - Year 1

Miss Nicole Fulker - Teacher

Miss Fulker qualified as a teacher in 2013 completing my BEd Primary Teaching at The University of Gloucestershire. Since qualifying, I have worked in a variety of schools across the South of England. I started working in Catholic Education in the diocese of Birmingham in 2017. I joined St Joseph's in September 2019. I live in West Berkshire and love sport, baking and socialising with my friends and family. 

 

Miss Bennett - Year 2

Miss Harriot Bennett  - Teacher

Miss Bennett graduated with a degree in Costume Design. After some time working in theatre and film she moved on to working in a school in Reading as an Art Technician. She then qualified with QTS in 2019 at the University of Reading; spending most of her training year at St. Joseph’s. Miss Bennett is passionate about creativity in learning. She lives in West Berkshire and is often found walking her dog or swimming!

Miss Casey - Year 3

Miss Bridie Casey - Teacher

I qualified as a teacher at the University of Reading in 2012. I worked at a Catholic school in Reading for 10 years; as an LSA and then a teacher for 6 years, before moving to the Middle East to teach in an International School. I joined St. Joseph’s School in September 2019 as a year 3 teacher and English Lead.

I enjoy spending time with my family, socialising with friends and going to the gym.

Mr Kenderdine - Year 4

Mr Matt Kenderdine - Teacher

Mr Kenderdine has over 12 years of teaching experience. He holds an undergraduate BA English Language and Linguistics with Management Studies qualification accredited by Exeter University. After graduating, he started his career in education by completing a Cambridge University accredited CELTA qualification in 2008 and then taught English as a Foreign Language and led teaching teams internationally in a range of different countries. He completed a PGCE qualification at Oxford Brookes University in 2013 and began teaching in UK primary schools, joining St. Joseph’s in 2016. He completed a PGCert Special Educational Needs qualification at Reading University in 2019. He then joined the Senior Leadership Team at St. Joseph’s as SENCo alongside his class teacher role. He is planning to further his studies by completing a MA in Education qualification at Reading University in 2022. Aside from education, he enjoys playing and watching sports (particularly basketball and Formula One), working with and using technology, travelling abroad and socialising with friends. 

Mrs Westall - Year 5

Angie Westall

I have been teaching for 20 years, previously working as a LSA for a one to one . in addition to this I also ran my own business as a dog behaviourist / mobile Pet Shop for three years.

After achieving my degree in Animal Science, I trained to be a teacher at St Joseph’s and through the many changes, still hold my teaching role at St Joseph’s.

I have three boys - my oldest is aged 10, and my twins who are 7.

I enjoy science, reading, walking, observing animals in their natural habitat and of course have a passion for teaching young minds, watching them explore, learn and achieve their full potential.

Life is busy, fun, challenging, enjoyable and hectic – but I wouldn’t change it for the world!

Mr Robinson - Year 6 & Deputy Head

Michael Robinson

Mr Robinson qualified as a teacher in 2008 completing his PGCE at Roehampton University and he undertook his undergraduate study at Lincoln University. After qualifying he worked at Kintbury and since 2012 has worked in Catholic Education in the diocese of Portsmouth and joined St Joseph's in Sept 2014 as a class teacher and RE leader. He is passionate about the importance of Catholic Education. He lives in West Berkshire with his wife and two children and enjoys watching sport and reading''

Our Staff Structure

Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher - Mrs Kelly Bosher

Deputy Head - Mr Michael Robinson

Inclusion & Pupil Premium Coordinator - Mrs Tracey Privett

Key Stage 2 Lead -   Mr Michael Robinson

Key Stage 1 Lead - Miss Nicole Fulker

School Business Manager - Mrs Faye Glover

Support Staff

Librarian -  Mrs Catherine Holmes

Site Manager - Mr Joe Lucas

Admin Assistant & Events Co-ordinator - Miss Sam Sullivan

Teachers

Nursery - Mrs Anna Keefe & Mrs Moores

EYFS - Mrs Lizzie Daubney

Year 1 - Miss Nicole Fulker & Mrs Moores

Year 2 - Miss Bennett

Year 3 - Miss Bridie Casey & Mrs Moores

Year 4 - Mr Kenderdine & Mrs Garner

Year 5 - Mrs Angie Westall & Mrs Moores

Year 6 - Mr Michael Robinson & Mrs Whitehead

Playworkers

Playleader - Mrs Bernie Berry

Playleaders - Mrs Tanya Clark, Ms Mandy Maggs, Mrs Karen Mitchell, Mrs Alison Lockhart, & Mrs Antonella Scott, Mrs Rumble, Mr Rampton

Learning Support Assistants

Nursery - Miss Davina Williamson, 

EYFS - Mrs Mandy Maggs, Mrs Tanya Clark

Year 1 - Mrs Angela Rumble, Miss Sian Howard, Mrs Catherine Lavisher, Mrs Tanya Clark

Year 2 -  Mrs Jayanthi Chendhil, Mrs Alison Lockhart

Year 3 - Mrs Catherine Holmes

Year 4 - Mrs Bernie Berry

Year 5 - Mrs Gina Tucker, Mrs Emma Shepherd

Year 6 - Mrs Antonella Scott

Lunchtime Staff

Cook - Mrs Tracy Mills

Kitchen General Assistant - Mandy

Lunchtime Supervisor - Mrs Natalia Ferreira Soares

Nursery lunchtime supervisor - Mrs Gill Banting