Julie Brown


B.Ed HONs at Manchester (English and History)
PGD Education
M.Ed at Manchester
Specialist Teacher Status at Edgehill
Basic Skills Assessor

Headteacher from 2006, Curriculum Provision, Governance, CPD, Child Protection.
Lancashire Associate Adviser from 2009



Iain Pearson

Deputy Headteacher 

Year 5 Teacher

BSc (Hons) Geography, Huddersfield University
PGCE Primary Education, Edge Hill University 
PGD Education Leadership & Management, Edge Hill University 
National Award Special Educational Needs Coordination, Edge Hill University  

School responsibilities: Deputy, Curriculum, PE, Computing, Design Technology, behaviour, lunchtime.



Sandra Fletcher

Assistant Headteacher

Year 6 Teacher


BEd HONs PE Edgehill

School responsibility - Senior Leader, Assessment & Data, Student Mentor, Staff Induction, Modern Foreign Language, Leading Literacy Teacher, Safeguarding, Rotakids, Fair-trade



Liza Thomson 

Reception Teacher 


BA (Hons) Education and Literacy, Edge Hill University 
PGCE (Special Educational Needs), Edge Hill University 
PGCE Edge Hill University 
Early Years Specialism Qualification, Manchester University



Helen Pratten

Year 1 Teacher 

B.Ed Hons PE Manchester

School responsibility -  Geography, History, RE



Rebecca Catterall 


Year 2 Teacher

BSc (HONS) Science with QTS in primary Education. 
Teaching certificate in PSHE with a SRE focus

School responsibility- Science, PSHE, Community Design, British Values, Curriculum Design



Christine Simpson 

Year 3 Teacher 


BSc (HONS) Primary Education with Music and QTS

Class Teacher

School responsibility -  Maths


Richard Kennedy 

Year 4 Teacher 

BA Hons in Contemporary Theatre & Performance, UCLAN.

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)

School Responsibility  - 


Emily Darby 

Specialist French and Music Teacher

BA (Hons) French, University of Leeds
PGCE in Secondary Education, Institute of Education, London

School Responsibility  -  MFL, Music


Roxanne Skinner 

Specialist Art Teacher 


BA (Hons) Drawing and Image Making, University of Central Lancashire

PGCE Early Years, Edgehill University 

School Responsibility - Art 



Chrissy Sanders

Computer Specialist Teacher





Andrew Sumner 

Drama Specialist Teacher 


Artistic Director 



Julie Artkinson 

Assistant Teacher 


BA (Hons) Education, UCLAN
PGCE Primary Education, University of Cumbria



Julie Doherty 

Assistant Teacher

Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools




 Charlotte Harrision 

Assistant Teacher

Den Assistant


 NQA Level 3 Child Development 


Sandye Jackson 

Assistant Teacher

Den Assistant


NCFE Teaching Assistant Level 3 Qualification 

Level 3 Certificate for Forest School Leaders

Relax Kids Trainer

Mental Health Ambassador




Tori Lynch 

Assistant Teacher

Den Assistant


NQA  Childrens learning and development., Level 3. 



Emma Morrison 

Assistant Teacher

Den Assistant


NCFE Teaching Assistant Level 3 Qualification 


Hayley Lawrenson

Assistant Teacher

BSc (HONS) Psychology with special educational needs, Edge Hill
MSc in Psychology of child development, UcLan
NCFE Teaching Assistant level three in teaching and learning in schools



 Di Regan

Assistant Teacher


NCFE Teaching Assistant Level 2 Qualification 
Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3
SENCO assistant





Janine Woolley

Assistant Teacher

Level 2 Certificate: Supporting Teaching & Learning in School
Pupil Premium Champion 


Contact the School

Longton Primary School

School Ln

Main Contact: Linda Masterson

Tel: 01772 612 495

SEN Contact: Rebecca Catterall and Di Regan

SEN Email: