Gillas Lane Primary Academy and Nursery, Seaton Avenue, Houghton Le Spring, Sunderland, DH5 8EH

0191 500 5956

Gillas Lane Primary Academy and Nursery

Proud to be part of the Aim High Academy Trust


Teaching Staff

Head Teacher – Mrs Monaghan

Assistant Head Teacher - Mrs Straughan

Director of Safeguarding and Pupil Welfare - Mrs Shovlin

SENDCo - Mrs Dodds

Teaching Staff:

Miss Carpenter - Year 4/5 Teacher

Mr Carter- PE Teacher

Mrs Daley - KS2 Teacher, MFL and PE Lead

Mrs Dodds- Year 3/4 Teacher and Music Lead

Miss Emmerson- Year 2 Teacher, SMSC, Geography, History and Maths Lead

Mrs Mossa- Nursery and Reception Teacher and Computing Lead

Mrs Straughan- Year 5/6 Teacher, RE and English Lead

Mrs Wharton- Year 1 Teacher and Art & Design Technology Lead

Teaching Assistants:

Mrs Burnhope - Nursery and Reception

Mr Douglass (HLTA) - KS2

Mrs McCoy - Nursery and Reception

Mrs Simpson - KS1  

Business Support Officer:

Miss Cooper

Site Supervisor:

Mr Oliver


Lunchtime Supervisors:

Mrs Mennear

Mrs Pattinson

Mrs Robson

Mrs Simpson

Mrs Teasdale

Mrs Walton


First Aiders:

Mrs Burnhope

Miss Cooper

Mrs Dodds

Mrs McCoy

Mrs Walton

Mrs Wharton