Mrs Helen Bancroft is our Headteacher and she is thrilled and proud to be leading such a wonderful school. She is determined that all the children of Constantine School love their education here and are helped and guided to be the very best that they can be.
Mrs Bancroft is a busy person but she is always happy to make time to meet with anyone who needs to pop in for a chat or wants to visit our lovely school.
Mrs Gilbert is our Assistant Headteacher. She is our co-ordinator for PE, Science, PSHE and Educational visits. She also mentors our Graduate Teachers on Initial Teacher Training and our newly qualified teachers. She loves the out doors and organizing camps and is our lifeguard and swimming enthusiast. Mrs Gilbert leads a variety of sports clubs and the Partnership Leagues throughout the year. She is also our Teacher Governor : sitting on the Curriculum, Personnel and Pre School committees. She currently teaches Year 4 in Kenwyn Class with Mrs Skewes – her brilliant Teaching Assistant.
Mr Wild has been with us at Constantine since 2002 and is still enjoying every minute of it! After a brief spell teaching year 2 & 3 in Lerryn Class last year he is back in Tamar Class teaching year 5.
After moving to Cornwall from the Lake District in 1991, Mr Wild studied a fine art degree at Falmouth. In the year 2001 he qualified as a teacher and spent his first year in teaching at Marazion School.
Mr Wild is an Advanced Skills Teacher (AST) for ICT in Cornwall. This means he is out and about all over Cornwall, advising teachers and training children in ICT. He is the subject leader for ICT and DT and leads Surf Club.
Mr Joher Anjari teaches in Year 2 in Lerryn Class. He is our school’s SENCO and runs the school Eco-Club. Having taught in London for seven years, he moved to Cornwall in 2009 because his wife was desperate to return to her native county, and loves living near Penzance with his two children. He enjoys all things Japanese where he taught for three years.
Mrs Savage is leader of the Early Years and teaches the Foundation Stage children in Fal Class. She loves the flexibility and fun of the Early Years Curriculum and has taught in many different schools and situations. She loves sport, music and art and in her spare time she enjoys being outdoors with her family. She is a member of Helford Gig Club with Mrs Gilbert.
Mrs Newton is currently in Cober Class working with Mrs Micklem. Her displays are always amazing – she is very creative and very caring. Mrs Newton is our History and Geography coordinator.
Miss Paine teaches Year 6 in Tresillian Class. Miss Paine has recently taken on the role of English subject leader in our school. She is a passionate young teacher, making all of her lessons as creative as possible.
She loves living in Cornwall and enjoying the outdoors, especially sea swimming! Miss Paine moved to Cornwall to study Journalism before training to be a teacher.
Miss Jodie Bidgood teaches in Year 3 known as Helford Class. This year Miss Bidgood has taken on the role of our school’s Mathematics subject leader.
She is an enthusiastic and caring teacher. Miss Bidgood worked as a Teaching Assistant at Porthleven School for two years whilst completing her degree. She then completed her Initial Teacher Training at Parc Eglos School before coming to us! Miss Bidgood is looking forward to all that Constantine has to offer!! During any spare time she enjoys going for long walks on the lovely Cornish beaches.