SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

Mr Matthew Burke BA (Hons) Headmaster
Mr John Lewis BA (Hons) Senior Deputy Headmaster
Mr Chris Reynolds BSc (Hons) Deputy Head Academic
Mr Michael Coles BA (Hons) MAAT Bursar
Mrs Fran Knight BA (Hons) Director of Marketing & Admissions

ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS

Art Department

Ms Rachel Haywood BA (Hons) Head of Art
Mrs Fiona Richardson BA (Hons)
Mrs Catherine Fraser-Tucker BA (Hons)
Mrs Laura Bestwick
Miss Georgina Dowling Art Technician

Business Studies Department

Mrs Rachel Cole BA (Hons) Head of Economics and Business Studies

Classics Department

Mr Tom Preece Smith BA (Hons) Head of Classics
Mrs Caroline Pursey BEd (Hons)
Mr Dale Scarboro MA

Design & Technology Department

Mrs Julia Watson BEd (Hons) Head of Food and Nutrition
Mr Jon Howes MA
Mr John Lewis BEd (Hons)
Mrs Carol Hunt Food Technician
Mr Martin Foley Design & Technology Technician

Drama Department

Mr Jerry Strachan BA (Hons) Director of Drama
Mrs Catherine Taylor-Pozzi BA (Hons)
Mrs Fiona Crouch Drama Technician

English Department

Mr Malcolm Hunter MA Head of English
Mrs Beatrice Harris BA (Hons)
Mrs Catherine Taylor-Pozzi BA (Hons)
Mrs Kate Davidson MA (Hons)
Mrs Anna Chatburn BA (Hons)
Mrs Caroline Pursey BEd (Hons)

English as an Additional Language (EAL) Department

Mr Robert Chatburn MA Head of EAL
Mrs Kate Davidson MA (Hons)
Ms Clare Cody BA (Hons)
Mrs Mary Flood BA (Hons)

Geography Department

Mrs Susan Anderson BSc (Hons) Head of Geography
Mr Chris Reynolds Bsc (Hons)
Mr Andy Morgan BA (Hons)

History Department

Mr Nicholas Martin MA JP Head of History & Head of Key Stage 3
Mr Dale Scarboro MA
Mr Andrew Morgan BA (Hons)

Individual Learning Department

Mrs Emma Bee BA (Hons) Spld Head of Individual Learning
Ms Claire Bowen BA (Hons) SENCO Individual Learning Teacher
Mr Andrew Connor BSc (CertEd) Mathematics Support Teacher
Mrs Caroline Powell MA IL Assistant
Mrs Emma Gilder BA IL Assistant

Computing Department

Mr John Andrews MSc Head of ICT
Mr Domenico Geracitano BA (Hons)
Mr Tom Foster BSc (Hons)

Mathematics Department

Mrs Laura Quiney BSc (Hons) Head of Mathematics, Deputy Head of Key Stage 3
Mrs Leila Holby BSc (Hons)
Mrs Sadie Bunting BSc (Hons)
Ms Emma Silversides BSc (Hons)
Mrs Nicola Pope BMus (Hons) MA
Mrs Rachel Cole BA (Hons)
Mrs Katherine Safe BSc (Ed) Hons
Mrs Elizabeth Hammond BSc (Hons)

Modern Languages Department

Mr Robert Chatburn MA Head of Languages
Mr Domenico Geracitano BA (Hons)
Mrs Anna Chatburn BA (Hons)
Mrs Caroline Pursey BEd (Hons)
Mrs Anne Veenstra Language Assistant
Mrs Gemma Casanova (BESANA) Spanish Assistant

Music Department

Mrs Nicola Pope BMus (Hons) MA Director of Music
Mrs Katherine Safe BSc (Hons)
Mr Ian Higginson DMus FTCL FLCM FCCM FVCM FNSCM, Hon FNMSM Hon FNCM

Physical Education Department

Miss Alexandra McGowan BA (Hons) Director of Sport, Deputy Head of Key Stage 4 & 5
Mr Christopher Wapshott BSc (Hons) MA Head of Academic Sports Science, House Co-ordinator
Mr Tom Foster BSc (Hons)
Miss Alice Shea
Mr Jack Scaffardi Sports Assistant
Miss Alice Coleman Sports Assistant

Politics Department

Mr Andy Morgan BA (Hons)

Psychology Department

Mrs Jennie Roberts BSc (Hons) Head of Psychology
Mr Stuart Findlay MA

Religious Studies Department

Mr Steven McKenna BA Head of Religious Studies & Chaplaincy, Head of Key Stage 4
Mrs Anna Chatburn BA (Hons)
Mr Matthew Burke BA (Hons)
Mrs Beatrice Harris BA (Hons)
Miss Alexandra McGowan BA (Hons)

Science Department

Mrs Katherine Safe BSc (Ed) Hons Head of Science
Dr Benjamin Aspey BScMPhil PHD Head of Chemistry
Mr George Rodrigues BSc (Hons) MBA Head of Biology & Head of Sixth Form
Ms Iyleya Fowler-Roberts BSc (Hons)
Mrs Julia Watson BEd (Hons)
Mrs Elizabeth Hammond BSc (Hons)
Mrs Helen Keen Science Technician
Mrs Helen Fielding Science Technician

 


Careers

Mrs Joanne Bush BA (Hons)  Careers Lead & Advisor, HE & UCAS Co-Ordinator

Examinations

Mrs Julia Watson BEd (Hons) Examinations Officer

Library

Mrs Laura McIsaac-Bailey MA AKC Librarian

CCF & Outdoor Education

Major (Retired) Mrs Elizabeth Winfield Combined Cadet Force Commander
SS Adam Keylock

School Staff Instructor Combined Cadet Force,

Duke of Edinburgh Award Manager

Fg Off Jan Pakula Combined Cadet Force RAF

 


SUPPORT STAFF

Mrs Anthea Dufour BA (Hons) Admissions Manager (Senior & Sixth Form)
Miss Laura Hockley BSc (Hons) MSc Marketing Executive
Ms Bethan Fillis Office Manager
Ms Tanya Phillips Receptionist/Administrator
Mrs Jane Ward Receptionist/Administrator
Mrs Rebecca Creed Headmaster’s PA
Mrs Valerie Fairbairn BSc Academic Administrator
Mrs Emma Rye RGN School Nurse
Ms Rebecca Forster Well-Being Nurse
Mrs Emma Brooks Well-being Counsellor
Mrs Leanne Huxtable Pastoral & Achievement Coordinator
Mrs Patricia Hemming Administrator

ESTATES

Mr Stuart Jeal Estates Manager
Mr Richard Norris Caretaker
Mr Jezz Rutt Swimming Pool Manager
Mr Adam Jeal Painter & Decorator
Mr Roger Street Carpenter
Mr Adrian Grant Minibus Driver
Mr Richard Marriage Minibus Driver
Mr Alan Digweed Minibus Driver
Ms Susan Ward Housekeeper

BURSARY

Mrs Lara Trayford Finance & Payroll Manager
Miss Zena Drew MA HR Manager & Clerk to Trustees
Mrs Jacqueline McKinnon Bursary Administrator
Mrs Lucy Yard Finance Assistant
Mr Tony Berry Catering Manager (Holroyd Howe)

IT Support

Mr Jan Pakula MA CCNA, CCNP IT Infrastructure Manager
Mr Nathan Morris IT Technician

PERIPATETIC MUSIC & DRAMA

Mr Ian Higginson FTCL FLCM FLCM FCCM FVCM FNSCM, Hon FNMSM Hon FNC Piano and Organ
Miss Tessa Frye BSc (Hons) Wind Ensemble Director, Clarinet, Flute and Saxophone
Mr Philip Storer Brass
Mr Paul Newman Guitar
Mr Jonathan Trim BMus Violin and Viola
Mrs Helen Wright Cert Ed Voice
Mr Austin Rose Percussion Ensemble Director