Executive Head: Dame Naila Zaffar
Rainbow Primary School, Nelson Street, Bradford, BD5 0HD
Phone: 01274 221400
Email: info@rainbowschools.org.uk



Senior Leadership Team

Arshad JavedCEO
Dame Naila ZaffarExecutive Head
Farah JavedActing Head of School
Wendy WardAssistant Head Teacher
Maxine MuffBusiness Manager


Senior Management Team

April NewtonAssistant Head Teacher
Sally MillsAssistant Head Teacher
Sameera NazAssistant Head Teacher
Angela WaughEarly Years Lead



(BCL Consultancy Limited) Andrew KenureSEND


Classroom Staff

Foundation Stage
Angela WaughReception teacher
Jemma CloughEarly years practitioner
Daniel HardwickTeaching Assistant
Sobia PervezTeaching Assistant
Kainat BibiTeaching Assistant
Year 1
April NewtonTeacher
Tahira KhanTeacher
Sabina SpeightTeacher
Sidra YaqubTeaching Assistant
Hansa AsfaqTeaching Assistant
Year 2
Noreen AkhtarTeacher
Zara ShahTeacher
Iram ShahzadiTeaching Assistant
Sabrina ChowdhuryTeaching Assistant
Year 3
Sally MillsTeacher
Sanah KhawajaTeacher
Sadia KabilTeacher
Samia NaseerTeaching Assistant
Zulekha BiTeaching Assistant
Year 4
Haleena AftabTeacher
Thaminah LatifTeacher
Parveen QureshiTeaching Assistant
Year 5
Alia FiazTeacher
Hasrat SelinaTeacher
Suriya JahanTeaching Assistant
Sonia ZamanTeaching Assistant
Year 6
Scott SmithTeacher
Javeria IqbalTeacher
Suhaa AkhtarTeaching Assistant
Hareesa KhanTeaching Assistant
Shahbaz DittaTeaching Assistant


Support Staff

Aneeka AkhtarCover Supervisor
Nabeela SheikhCover Supervisor
Nosheen KhanCover Supervisor
Ansha RiazLearning Mentor
Afsheen ShouketParent Involvement Worker / IT
Sajad AliSports Coach
Humaid AshrafSports Coach


Office Staff

Maxine MuffSchool Business Manager
Zahid RaufAdministrator (Part time)
Chloe Thommis-NewberryReceptionist
Sumera QayyumAdmin and Business Support Officer
Fizzah AkhtarAttendance Officer (Part time)
Altaf Sheikh Finance (Part time)


Site Management and Lunchtime Support

Alessio CiuccioSite Manager
Parveen AkhtarLunchtime Supervisor
Danish HussainLunchtime Supervisor
Azra KhanLunchtime Supervisor
Nushaba WaseemLunchtime Supervisor
Rohena BegumLunchtime Supervisor
Maryam BibiLunchtime Supervisor
Shaziya KauserLunchtime Supervisor
Noreena SherazLunchtime Supervisor
Nabila AyubLunchtime Supervisor
Humaid AshrafLunchtime Supervisor
Saima KausarLunchtime Supervisor
Saleha KhatunLunchtime Supervisor


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Rainbow Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare, both physical and emotional, of every pupil both inside and outside of the school premises.

Rainbow Primary School implements a whole-school preventative approach to managing safeguarding concerns, ensuring that the wellbeing of pupils is at the forefront of all action taken. We expect all staff, Trust, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment and maintain a safe environment.

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Safeguarding Leads

Contact Us

Rainbow Primary School, Nelson Street, Bradford, BD5 0HD

Phone: 01274 221400 Email: info@rainbowschools.org.uk

Our office staff taking calls are: Miss Thommis-Newberry, Mrs Sumera Qayyum and Mr Rauf
Arshad Javed – CEO | Dame Naila Zaffar – Executive Head | (BCL Consultancy Limited) Andrew Kenure – SEND
Asmi Darr – Chairperson  –  chairperson@rainbowschools.org.uk or
by post C/O Rainbow Primary School, Nelson Street, Bradford, BD5 0HD