Staff list as of September 2020


Mr Ian Young

Vice Principal

Mr Ian Murphy
School Improvement and Progress

Mr J Kenyon
Safeguarding, Character and Culture

Assistant Principals

Mrs A Cooper
Teacher Learning and Development

Miss M Winn
Quality Assurance

Miss J Burgess
Special Educational Needs, Mental Health and Wellbeing

Director of Business and Finance

Miss A Marsh

Extended Leadership Group

Director of Vocational Subjects
Mrs L Wall

Director of Learning and Development
Miss S Charlesworth

Director of Stakeholder Academic Engagement with
Responsibility for Disadvantaged Students
Mrs L Cross

Mr A Simpson
Data / Timetable / Whole school ICT


Mrs J Burgess – SENCO

Mrs K Thomas: Assistant SENCo

Mr M Blackwell

Mrs N Donaldson

Miss Z Shaw

Mr R Stow


Learning Leader Y7: Mr R Stow

Learning Leader Y8: Mr R O’Connor

Learning Leader Y9:Mr J Penfold


Learning Leader Y10: Mr R Stow

Learning Leader Y11: Mr A Skerry


Director of Post 16 Personal Development
Mr G Fletcher

Learning Leader Sixth Form
Miss C Fawley

Post 16 Pastoral Leader: Mr M Pendlebury


Mr M Wainwright: Director of Learning/ELG

Mrs K Bray

Mr R Calderbank

Miss R Drury

Miss R Eaton: Curriculum Manager KS5

Mr R Ford

Miss C Fowles

Miss A Heyes

Mrs S Kidd

Miss S Moss

Mr I Murphy

Mrs S Poole: Lead Teacher

Mrs J Seddon

Miss M Tully

Mr R Williams


Mr N Brown: Director of Learning/ELG

Mr D Allen

Mrs K Baillie

Mr C Conn

Mrs A Cooper

Miss J Duckworth

Miss H Geoghegan: Curriculum Manager KS5

Mrs S Graham

Miss J Harrison

Mr J Hetherington

Mrs R Humes

Mr J Kenyon

Mr J Ndebu

Miss L Porter

Miss A Rich: Lead Practitioner


Mr R Spedding: Director of Learning

Miss E Belford

Mr G Bradbury

Miss A Clarke

Miss V Ellingham

Mr G Fletcher

Mr S Harvey

Miss R Hawkins

Mr J Heaton : Deputy Director of Learning

Mr B McKeown

Miss  E Seary

Mrs S Tyler: Deputy Director of Learning

Mrs L Wilkinson

Art & Technology

Mr R Hughes: Curriculum Leader Art/ELG

Miss V Brothers (Art)

Miss L O’Reilly (Art)

Mr T Burt: Curriculum Leader  Technology

Mr C Eaton (Technology)

Miss C Fawley (Technology)

Miss C Holmes (Technology)

Miss L McKnight (Technology)

Mrs S Pullen (Technology)

Mr A Simpson (Technology)


Mrs L Wall : Curriculum Leader

Miss J Burgess: SENCO

Miss J Chadwick

Mr G Rothwell

Mr D Williams: Curriculum Manager


Mrs L Williams : Curriculum Leader Humanities

Miss A Campbell (History)

Mr L Brown (History)

Mr G Coleman (Geography)

Mrs H Dack: Curriculum Leader RE

Miss C Davies  (Geography)

Miss M Donovan (Geography)

Mrs I Kilgallon (History/RE)

Miss D McIntosh (History/RE)

Mr J Penfold (RE)

Mrs A Rigby (History)

Mrs M Robinson (Geog)

Miss E Rudge (RE)

Miss S Smyth (History/RE)

Miss M Timmons (History)

Ms M Winn, WNN (Geography)

Mr I Young (History)

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs F Begley: Director of Learning

Miss S Charlesworth

Miss E Cooke

Mr R O’Connor

Miss E Seddon

Mrs K Thomas

Miss I Zarain

Performing Arts

Mrs G Bocker: Curriculum Leader, ITTLead/ELG

Mr M Ascroft

Miss H Gillard

Miss S Hett

Mrs E McFadden

Physical Education

Mr R Unsworth: Curriculum Leader

Mr D Allen: BTEC Co-ordinator

Miss E Belford

Mrs L Cross

Mrs C Kerr : Curriculum Manager

Miss E Rudge

Mr A Skerry

Miss S Smith


Social Sciences/Business Ed

Miss L McKnight (Child Development)

Mrs N Graham (Psychology & Sociology)

Miss J Hird (Business)

Miss H Dack (Health Care)

Mr J Zammit-Garcia (Politics/Econ/Law/EPQ)


Mr T Burt: Curriculum Leader

Mr C Eaton

Miss C Fawley

Miss C Holmes

Mrs S Pullen

Mr A Simpson


Non-Teaching Support Staff

Director of Business and Finance

Miss A Marsh

Principal’s Personal Assistant

Mrs J Kershaw 

Data and Systems Manager

Mrs S Cahill


Mrs K Knowles: Finance Manager

Education and Welfare Officer

Mr D Taylor

Examinations Officer

Mrs R Ranson

Administrative Support

Mrs J Hill Office Manager

Mrs L Bivon SEN Admin Support

Mrs V Butler Receptionist

Mrs S Byrne Assessment/Lettings

Mrs J Lowe Admin/Attendance

Ms G Rice Post 16 Administrator

Mr S Williams Systems Support & Reprographics Officer

Librarian/Learning Resource Manager

Mrs C Osman

Student Support

Miss C Lawrenson Y7

Mrs A Moore Y8

Mrs A McCartney Y9

Mrs E Sheedy Y10

Mrs L Greenall Y11

Mr M Pendlebury Y12/Y13

Mrs S Robinson Inclusion

Mr M White Pupil Premium


Higher Level Learning Assistants

Mrs V Jones

Miss H Greenway

Mrs P Lacey

Senior Learning / Departmental Assistants

Mrs G Atkinson

Miss S Bates

Miss A Drewett

Mrs B Harris

Miss H Mather

Mrs H Quinn

Mr J Smith

Learning Assistants

Miss H Ashcroft

Mrs O Birchall

Mrs J Bishop

Miss B Cart

Mrs M Green

Miss D Houlton

Miss I Knowles

Miss R Lake

Miss P Litherland

Mr A Marsden

Miss R McArdle

Miss B Mills

Mrs G Moore

Miss A Moss

Miss N Naylor

Mrs L Nolan

Mrs D Picton

Mrs D Potter

Mrs F Powell

Mrs C Rimmer

Miss L Saunders

Miss R Scott

Miss N Smith

Miss J Tickle

Miss M Tinsley

Mrs G Whittle


Mr J Blake Learning Assistant

Miss O Byrne Business Admin

Miss M Caesar Learning Assistant

Miss I Hickling Learning Assistant

Curriculum Technicians

Mr M Bailey – PE

Miss J Brothers: Technology

Mrs Y Davies: Senior Science Technician

Mrs L Heaton: Senior Science Technician

Mr J Mayer: Technology

Miss A Smith: Expressive Arts

Mr B Byrne: Lettings and Facilities Technician

Midday Supervisors

Mrs L Atherton