Meet The Teaching Team

Mr Ben Crompton (Deputy Headteacher)

Following a highly successful and dynamic career at Sky Sports, Mr Ben Crompton joined Saighton in 2009.

Mr Crompton is now Deputy Headteacher, teaching Year 2. He is also on the board of governors.

He is a keen sportsman and excellent role model who leads our PE curriculum and the majority of our sports teams. He is also the KS2 Coordinator and leads Maths and Assessment throughout the school.

Mr Crompton is a qualified Forest School Leader and thoroughly enjoys taking children outside to build fires, make dens and explore everuything that nature has to offer.

Outside of school, Mr Crompton enjoys spending time with his young family and can be caught watching his beloved Stoke City FC whenever possible! 

Mrs Amy Birtwistle (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs Birtwistle joined Saighton Primary in January 2018 as a teaching assistant to Grosveor Class having previously been a supply teacher throughout the school.

She has been connected to the school for 9 years as her 3 children either go to the school or have left to move on to secondary education. 

Mrs Birtwistle's interests are mainly musical as she is a keen singer and pianist. She also enjoys socialising and family days out.