Lanivet School Staff 2019-2020
Your first point of contact at Lanivet will be our welcoming office staff - Julie, Kirstie and Linda.
At Lanivet we have Teaching Assistants who specialise in SEN, Autism, Dyslexia and Speech and Language.
Lunchtimes are supervised by teaching assistants and lunchtime supervisors.
Mrs Michelle Doherty
Assistant Head Teacher and Class 3 Teacher
Mrs Doherty has taught at Lanivet School since September 2003. She is the Assistant Headteacher and teaches Year 3. Mrs Doherty has a passion for maths and leads the subject in the school; she is also the joint maths hub lead for the Callywith Hub in TPAT. Mrs Doherty is one of Lanivet’s designated safeguarding officers.
Miss Samantha Haworth
Year 1 Teacher
Miss Haworth has a Business Management degree from The University of Plymouth and a PGCE from The University from St Mark and St John. She has been a teacher for five years, and has previously taught at Braddock C of E Primary School and St Martins C of E Primary School.
She is the Year 1 teacher and leads Science and Phonics for the school. She loves teaching in a fun and engaging way, and daily smiles and giggles are one of the rules in her class. Miss Haworth attended Lanivet school herself as a child, and loves being back where she started to carry on the love of learning she remembers.
Class 5 Teacher
Mr Heard has a Marine Geography degree from Cardiff University. He achieved qualified teacher status through the SCITT programme. He has been teaching at Lanivet School for five years. Before that, he lived and worked in Taiwan for ten years teaching English.
Mr Heard leads Modern Foreign Languages and English for the school.