Rainbow Primary School
Nelson Street
Tel: 01274 221 400


WELCOME BACK 2020/2021


Senior Leadership Team

Arshad JavedCEO
Dame Naila ZaffarHead of School
Farah JavedActing Deputy Head
Wendy WardActing Deputy Head
Maxine MuffBusiness Manager



(BCL Consultancy Limited) Andrew KenureSEND


Classroom Staff

Foundation Stage
Angela WaughReception teacher
Zara ShahReception teacher
Daniel HardwickTeaching Assistant
Sobia PervezTeaching Assistant
Ussma BibiTeaching Assistant
Year 1
April NewtonTeacher
June O'SheaTeacher
Zubhiya YunisTeaching Assistant
Ayshia BibiTeaching Assistant
Year 2
Noreen AkhtarTeacher
Sanah KhawajaTeacher
Irum ShahzadiTeaching Assistant
Sabrina ChowdhuryTeaching Assistant
Year 3
Charlotte RatcliffeTeacher
Francesca BradleyTeacher
Samia NaseerTeaching Assistant
Suhaa AkhtarTeaching Assistant
Year 4
Haleena AftabTeacher
Thaminah LatifTeacher
Sameera NazTeacher
Razwana AhmedTeaching Assistant
Nazish TanwirTeaching Assistant
Year 5
Alia FiazTeacher
Hasrat SelinaTeacher
Scott SmithTeacher
Hareesa KhanTeaching Assistant
Sonia ZamanTeaching Assistant
Year 6
Sally MillsTeacher
Javeria IqbalTeacher
Aneeka AkhtarTeaching Assistant
Norsheen KhanTeaching Assistant


Support Staff

Jodie LinskillCover Supervisor
Nabeela SheikhCover Supervisor
Afsheen ShouketLearning Support Supervisor / IT
Ansha RiazLearning Mentor
Sakina BibiParent Involvement Worker
Sajad AliSports Coach
Humaid AshrafSports Coach


Office Staff

Maxine MuffSchool Business Manager
Zahid RaufAdministrator (Part time)
Chloe Thommis-NewberryReceptionist
Sumera QayyumReceptionist
Jill BuckleyAdministrator (Part time)
Fizzah AkhtarAttendance Officer (Part time)
Altaf Sheikh Finance (Part time)


Site Management and Lunchtime Support

Alessio CiuccioSite Manager
Parveen AkhtarLunchtime Supervisor
Parveen QureshiLunchtime 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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Contact Us

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

Phone: 01274 221400 Email:

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