Chief Executive Officer
Mr D Whitehead
"Hello. My name is Mr Whitehead. I am very proud to be the Chief Executive Officer of The Oaks Infant School. I have been a teacher for many years and I love my job!
I support Liverpool Football club. I enjoy listening to all sorts of music but my favourite group is The Beatles. I also enjoy watching films, my favourite film at the moment is ‘Cars’.
I have two children who keep me very busy.
Please say hello to me when you see me around your school, I always enjoy finding out what you have been learning."
Miss L Wood
Miss Wood is currently on maternity leave
"I really love working at The Oaks and am immensely passionate about the education and well-being of our wonderful children. There is nothing better than coming to work every morning and seeing so many smiling faces! I am committed to ensuring every child who attends our school has the best educational experience and that their families are involved in this as much as possible. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my son and reading lots of books!"
Mrs J Wynn
Mrs Wynn is Acting Headteacher whilst Miss Wood is on maternity leave
"I feel really lucky to be part of The Oaks community. As a passionate teacher and leader, I strive to ensure that all of our children have a great start to their school careers. Something I work hard to achieve, is parents working as partners on that journey.
When I am not at school I love to spend time with my daughter and husband; being at the beach and eating ice-cream!
Acting Deputy Headteacher:
Mrs K O'Connor
Mrs O'Connor is Acting Deputy Headteacher whilst Miss Wood is on maternity leave
"Hello. I am Mrs. O'Connor. I love working at The Oaks so much, that I have been here for 15 years! It really is a fantastic place for everyone, to grow and learn. Building relationships with our children and their families is hugely important to me. When I am teaching, I love being outside and visiting the woods on our welly walks.
Spending time with my family is very important to me, and I also love gardening, reading, listening to music, and travelling! "
The Acorn Centre Lead Teacher and SENCO
Mrs K Arnold
"I love working in The Acorn Centre! I am very lucky because I get to spend time with all of the children in The Acorn Centre classes and see the huge steps of progress they make with their speech and language as they move through The Oaks and Minterne, from Reception up to Year 6. When I am not in school I like to spend time with my family, read and keep fit."
Special Educational Needs
Mrs E Shaw
"Hi, I am Mrs Shaw and I am the school's SENCo. I love my job and I really enjoy working with children from different classes. My door is always open if parents or children need to come and speak to me!"