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Shorefields School

Shorefields School

Staff Team

Please click on the links below to view our current teaching team. 

Jennifer Grotier 

Head Teacher

Senior Leadership Team


Jennifer Grotier 

Head Teacher 

Alison Beasley (Matzkiw)

Deputy Head Teacher 

Gemma Fowler 

Deputy Head Teacher 

Debbie Hamilton 

Special School Nurse & Interagency Manager 

Michelle Glover 

School Business Manager 


Middle Leadership Team

Pamela Clarke 

Sunshine Strand Leader 


Ryan Bruce 

Pier Strand Leader 

Hannah Mitchell 

Beach Strand Leader 


Sunshine Strand Teaching Team

Class Class Teacher
Sunshine 1 Alix McCarthy/ Emma Norfolk
Sunshine 2  Katie Johnson 
Sunshine 3 Wendy Banks 
Sunshine 4 Nicola Pinok
Sunshine 5  Nicole Bevis
Sunshine 6 Jemma Moorhouse
Sunshine 7 Pamela Clarke 
Sunshine 8 Christine Welsh 

Pier Strand Teaching Team

Class Class Teacher
Pier 1  Joanne Banks 
Pier 2 Lyn Chapman 
Pier 3 Clare King 
Pier 4  Ryan Bruce 
Pier 5 Helen Read /Jo Fitch 

Beach Strand Teaching Team 

Class Class Teacher
Beach 1  Jackie Stephens 
Beach 2  Kerry Banks
Beach 3  Hannah Mitchell/ STA Kate Cooper 
Beach 4  Hannah Mitchell/ STA Mandy McDonaugh

Additional Teaching Staff

Role Name
Sports Co-ordinator Vicky Beales
Thrive Practitioner Leah Smith
Performing Arts Rachel McKean
Careers & Next Step Peter Norfolk
Extended Schools Co-ordinator Leah Smith 

Essex Steps Tutors 

Steps Lead-  Step On & Up Gemma Fowler
Step On & Step Up Vicky Beales
Step On Ryan Bruce
Step On Hannah Mitchell
Step On & Step Up Pamela Clarke
Step On & Step Up Jackie Stephens