Teaching Staff


Mr Marshall

Name: Mr Marshall

My role in school: Year 5 Teacher

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: I really like how passionate and enthusiastic all of the teachers are and how excited the children are to learn new things. It’s a really great place to be.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time: I am very passionate about keeping active and healthy - my favourite sport is running. I really enjoy racing and trying to improve my personal best times! I also like football, music, cooking healthy food, reading and spending time with my family/friends.

Mr Stevenson

Name: Mr. Stevenson

My role in school: Year 6 teacher

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: I like how friendly all the children and staff are and how everyone always has a smile on their face.

What I do in my spare time: I play a lot of rugby in my spare time. I also enjoy travelling all around the world and catching up with my friends.

Miss Windsor

Name: Amy Windsor 

My role in school: Year 1 teacher 

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: I like how supportive the staff members are in Jesmond Gardens. I also like how hard working and friendly the children are. 

What I enjoy doing in my spare time: In my spare time, I enjoy going to the gym. I also like spending time with my friends and family. 


Miss Scott

Hello everyone, my name is Miss Scott. I am new to Jesmond Gardens and I will be working in Nursery. I am looking forward to crating opportunities for children to learn and grow through play.

When I am not in school i spend my time with my two puppies who love to go on walks and explore new places. However my favourite place to be is at home, watching a film and trying different foods.

Mrs Goodwin

Hi! My name is Mrs Goodwin and I'm English leader. I have worked at Jesmond Gardens since 2008, working in both KS1 and Y5/6. I'm currently working in Year One, where I'm really enjoying teaching phonics again. I love writing stories, especially spooky stories with a twist. 


In my spare time, I love to spend time with my family: my husband and my little boy, Preston. We spend a lot of time in play areas, the park and swimming. I really enjoy these things but when I do get time to myself, I love to read.

Mrs Gray

Name: Mrs Gray

My Role in school: Nursery Teacher

Something I love about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: Everyone wears a smile in our school.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time: Spending time with my two beautiful boys and going on lots of holidays.

Miss Willson

Name: Miss Willson

My role in school: Year 3 Teacher, PE and Science lead

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: I love coming into school and seeing all the happy faces and how everyone is extremely helpful! I am so lucky to work with amazing children!

What I enjoy doing in my spare time: In my spare time, I love to row, run, cycle and I really want to train to complete a triathlon next year. Obviously, to supplement this, I need to eat extra cake! 😍

Mrs Egan 

Name: Mrs Egan

My role in school: Year 5 teacher

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: I love that I get a chance to wear funky slippers to work! I also love how kind and helpful our children are to others.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time: Haha, spare time, good one! You might not think it to look at me, but I enjoy all kinds of exercise. I am a brown belt kickboxer and you can often see me showing off my (lack of) skills in football during Feel Good Friday! I also love reading and enjoy playing on my Playstation. Oh, and how could I forget - I love listening to Michael Bublé!

Miss Atkins

Hello, My name is Miss Atkins and I am new to Jesmond Gardens this year, I will be working in reception class mainly but you might see me in other classrooms too. I love to make learning fun so that children can enjoy their time at school, I love to see children makes progress, it’s extremely rewarding.

When I’m not at school I love to spend time practicing at my archery club (I think I’m better than Katnis Everdeen). I also love long walks with my dog and spending time with my family and friends. On rainy days I like to cuddle up on the couch with a good book (Harry Potter is my all time favourite).  


Mrs Smith

Name: Mrs Smith

My role in school: Year 4 teacher

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: I really like the feeling you get when you walk in to  the school;  all of the staff and children are always happy and smiling and I love coming to work.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time: I love going away in my caravan with my family and two dogs. I also enjoy horse riding.

Mr Curtin

Name:  Mr Curtin

My role in school: Y2 teacher. Technology and Innovation Lead

Something I like about Jesmond Gardens Primary School: Using technology to deliver excellent, exciting lessons.

What I enjoy doing in my spare time:  Scuba Diving, Playing Guitar and watching Newcastle United.



Miss Harrington

Hello everyone! I am Miss Harrington and have been lucky enough to join Jesmond Gardens in September 2017. I am working with the lovely Year 6’s this year and am excited for the opportunity to teach such a fantastic group of students. My favourite subject to teach is English, especially creative writing.

In my spare time, I enjoy travelling, reading (especially Harry Potter), taking my dogs out for walks and drinking lots of tea and coffee.