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The table below shows all school staff in alphabetical order, the departments in which they teach (where applicable) and any special responsibilities held.

Head of School

Mr M WattsHead of School

School Leaders

Ms A BrittenEnglishSenior Leader (Head of English)
Miss J DunthorneBusiness and Operations Manager
Mrs R FarnieMathematicsSenior Leader (Head of Maths)
Mrs K GrayPhysical Education
Senior Leader (incl. Pastoral and Careers)
Miss L TervitModern Foreign LanguagesAssociate Leader and Head of MFL
Mr J TomasevicSenior Leader, Teacher of A-Level Economics

Teaching Staff

Mr D BainesMathematicsTeacher of Mathematics
Mrs P BarrettModern Foreign Languages
Teacher of MFL and Careers Co-ordinator
Miss J CarterMathematicsLead Teacher of Mathematics
Mrs A ClarkeDramaTeacher of Drama
Mr P CleveleyEnglishHead of Sixth Form and Teacher of English
Miss S CockayneDesign Technology & EnterpriseHead of Years 10 & 11 and Teacher of Design & Technology
Mr P CoppackPhysical EducationTeacher of PE
Miss S DettonHumanitiesHead of Years 8 and 9 and Teacher of Humanities (Geography)
Ms S DicksonScienceTeacher of Science
Mrs J DouglasScienceLead Teacher of Science and International Links Co-ordinator
Mr J DownerMathematicsTeacher of Mathematics
Miss E FurlongEnglishTeacher of English
Miss R GrantEnglishTeacher of English
Miss N Harmer-WestonHumanitiesTeacher of History
Mrs J HarnanArt
Learning Support
SENDCO and Teacher of Art
Miss L HeathcoteHumanitiesLead Teacher of History
Miss P HigginsModern Foreign LanguagesTeacher of Modern Foreign Languages
Mr M HurstHumanitiesTeacher of Humanities (Geography)
Mrs B InglisHumanitiesHead of Humanities and Enrichment Co-ordinator
Mrs G JohalScienceHead of Science
Mr G LandaMathematicsTeacher of Mathematics
Mrs D MachanScienceTeacher of Science and Achievement Co-ordinator for Years 10 and 11
Dr E MarshallScienceTeacher of Science
Mr S McKayPhysical EducationTeacher of PE
Mr N MeeHumanitiesTeacher of Philosophy & Ethics
Mr C PhillipsScienceTeacher of Science
Ms S ReadDesign Technology & EnterpriseHead of Design and Technology
Mr R Sadler-PennEnglishLead Teacher of English
Mrs K Singleton-JonesPhysical EducationHead of PE
Mrs R SpencerScienceTeacher of Psychology
Mr J StewardsonScienceTeacher of Science
Mr N StrachanScienceTeacher of Science
Mr J TakpaulComputing & ICTTeacher of Computer Science
Dr L WhottonMathematicsTeacher of Mathematics
Mrs S WilkenArt
Head of Art and PSHE
Mrs A WilliamsArtTeacher of Art
Miss L WilsonMusicTeacher of Music and Head of Year 7
Ms E WoodEnglishTeacher of English

Teaching Assistants

Mr S WrightLearning SupportTeaching Assistant

Classroom Learning Assistants

Mr S EyersLearning SupportBehaviour Teaching Assistant
Mrs S KhanClassroom Learning Assistant/Teaching Assistant
Ms C SmithLearning SupportTeaching Learning Assistant/Teaching Assistant

Administrative Staff

Mrs L BrattonFinance Assistant
Mrs K CockayneAdministration Assistant – Pastoral
Miss L HespExaminations and Data Officer
Mrs N MillsReceptionist
Mrs J NailerAdministration Assistant
Mrs S StevensReprographics Assistant and Librarian

Ancillary and Technical Staff

Miss R DeeganTechnology Technician
Mr J TerryScienceSubject Technician

Student Services

Miss C IronsMidday Supervisor
Mr C PowisMidday Supervisor
Mrs S SeymourStudent Welfare Officer
Mrs A TakpaulMidday Supervisor

Site Team

Mr C BoothSite Manager
Mr K RothwellCaretaker

Catering Staff

Miss N CampbellAssistant Cook
Mr A GillCatering Manager
Mrs J PrattCatering Assistant
Mrs M WrightAssistant Cook

January 2021


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