Current Staff

If you would like to contact a member of staff then the most effective way is by email.  If you know the staff name then you can create the email by taking the first letter of the first name and the surname.   For Example:

Mr T Justice would be

Teaching Staff for Academic Year 2020 – 2021

Strategic Leadership Team

Mr Paul Skipp Headteacher: Leadership
Mr Ben Rhodes Deputy Headteacher: School Improvement
Mrs Emma Lydon Assistant Headteacher: Data & Assessment
Mrs Helen Kerr Assistant Headteacher: Safeguarding
Ms Sara Ambrose Assistant Headteacher: Whole School Literacy
Mrs Linda Baines Assistant Headteacher: 6th Form Studies
Miss Amy Eyers Assistant Headteacher: Teaching & Learning, CPD
Miss Abbie Lanng Assistant Headteacher: Raising Standards, Data & Assessment

Computing and Business Faculty

Mr John Roberts Director of Learning
Mr Aaron Bilsdon
Mrs Angie Taylor IT/Business Studies teacher
Mrs Shauna Green Business Studies teacher

Technology Faculty

Mr Robert Kilby Director of Learning
Mrs Sarah Beattie Head of Food & Textiles
Mr Geoff Heard

English & Media Studies Faculty

Mrs Gemma Gilvin Director of Learning / Extended SLT
Mrs Charlie Bray
Mrs Linda Baines Assistant Headteacher / Director of Learning: Post-16
Ms Sara Ambrose Assistant Headteacher
Miss Alex Hamilton-White Lead Practitioner in English
Mrs Natasha Johnson KS3 Coordinator
Mrs Alison Foster Deputy Director of Learning
Mr Louis Ball English
Mrs Louise Eagle English NQT
Miss Stephanie Clayton English NQT

Expressive Arts Faculty

Mrs Nicola Maguire Director of Learning: Expressive Arts
Miss Becca Knee Leader of Art & Photography
Miss Claire Langley-Jones
Miss Johanna Regan  Drama & English
Mrs Hannah Snowden
Miss Emily Beer Music NQT

Humanities Faculty

Mr Stuart Gray Director of Learning
Mrs Jo Addecott Assistant Head of Year 10
Miss Roisin Davison Head of History
Mrs Helen Mason i/c Law/More Able
Mrs Alison Tuckey Head of Geography
Mr Yousaf Mirza Geography Teacher
Mr Phil Powell Head of Year 8
Mrs Susan Scott Head of Year 10
Miss Ella Wood Assistant Head of Year 7

 Individual Learning

Mrs Vicky Marshall SENCo
Ms Linda Miller Teacher of SEN and English
Mr Matthew Webb KS3 Catch-up Teacher

Mathematics Faculty

Mrs Andrea Perks Director of Learning / Extended SLT
Mrs Elizabeth Addison Head of Year 7
Mrs Heather Brooks Assistant Director of Learning: KS3
Mr Mike Hunt
Mr Ken Pyper Deputy Director of Learning
Ms Jodie Liddington Maths NQT
Mr Charlie Wigmore Co-ordinator of KS5 Mathematics
Miss Jo Harris-Saville
Ms Emma Grenham Maths

Modern Languages Faculty  

Ms Vanessa Lopez Director of Learning
Mrs Bev Green Head of Year 9 (with Miss Jess Martin)
Mrs Cristina Borrego Real
Ms Meredith Callaghan Deputy Director of Learning

Physical Education Faculty

Mrs Katherine Bodman Director of Learning
Mr Josh Dunbar Teacher of PE / Deputy Director of Learning: Post-16
Miss Zoe Lewis
Mrs Sharon Acheson
Mr Jordan Mockett
Mr Ben Rhodes Deputy Headteacher
Mr Ian Walker Assistant Leader of PE

Science Faculty

Mrs Suzanne Clare Director of Learning
Mr Xavier Lord
Mr Ben Pope Deputy Director of Learning
Mrs Emma Lydon Assistant Headteacher: Data & Assessment
Miss Jess Nelson
Dr Sarah Eyles
Mr James Thompson
Miss Imogen Cornick Science (NQT)
Mr Julian Wilkes
Ms Katie Phillips Science
Mrs Sarah Simmonds (maternity leave)
Mr Fergus Lear

Social Sciences

Mrs Helen Kerr Assistant Headteacher
Miss Jess Martin  Assistant Head of Year 9 / Head of Sociology
Mr Mark Perraton Head of RE & Psychology / Leader of PSHE & Citizenship
Mrs Katie Poole Head of Year 11

Vocational Learning

Mrs Mary Littleworth Director of Learning
Mrs Dawn Moore Teacher of Health & Social Care and Childcare

Associate Staff – Administration & Finance

Mrs Elaine Baldwin Supply & Work Experience Coordinator
Mrs Fran Booth Finance Assistant
Mrs Debbie Cottle SIMS Manager
Mrs Julie Gray Finance Officer
Mrs Ellie Green HR Manager
Mrs Natasha Lee Receptionist
Mrs Rebecca Lilley Attendance Officer
Miss Michelle Naish Assistant Examinations Officer
Mrs Sandra Nichols Headteacher’s PA
Mr Nigel Reeves Finance and Business Manager
Miss Bridget Sawyer Data Manager


Mrs Amy Lynch Careers Support Adviser


Mrs Nicola Hoblyn Catering Manager
Mrs Vicky Holt Catering Assistant
Mrs Heather Bolano Catering Assistant
Mrs Nadine Parham Catering Assistant
Mrs Julie Studden Catering Assistant
Mrs Sarah White Assistant Catering Manager


Mrs Pamela Cook
Mrs Heather Dyson
Mrs Carole Evans
Mrs Belinda Franks
Mr Eric Grant
Mrs Carole McDougal
Mrs Dianne Mayell
Mrs Crystal Hams
Mrs Yvette Morgan
Miss Mandy Morris
Mrs Julie Studden
Mrs Sarah White

Cover Supervisors

Mr Philip Lytra
Miss Bethany Wall

The Behaviour Support Centre

Mr Gary Jenkins PBSC Coordinator
Mr Todd Slade PBSC Teaching Assistant

Faculty Assistants

Mrs Lisa Gilbert
Mrs Zoe Pepler Sixth Form
Mrs Mandy Weare ILD
Mrs Jacqui Surgey
Mrs Ulrika Bruton Learning Resources Manager


Mrs Ann Wright

Site Management

Mr Matt Doughty Facilities Manager
Mr Troy Hams
Mr Andrzej Potem
Mr Michael Noel Groundsman

Student Development

Mrs Sarah Hill Pastoral Support Manager
Mrs Andrea Blackmore Year 11
Mrs Helen Farion Academic Mentor
Mrs Katie Galbraith Year 9
Mrs Jackie Arnold Sixth Form Academic Mentor
Mrs Pat Naish TA Skills Centre
Mrs Victoria Powell Year 8
Ms Sarah Stewart Year 7
Mr Dominic Streatfeild-James Academic Mentor
Mrs Catherine Szabo Sixth Form Academic Mentor
Mrs Jill Taylor Year 10


Mrs Toni Bishop Senior Science Technician
Mrs Claire Corcoran Creative Design
Mr Roger Attfield DT Technician
Mr John LeBrocq Media, Art & Expressive Arts
Mr Dawid Cejrowski IT Network Administrator
Mr James Warren Science Technician
Miss C Yates Science Technician
Mr Matthew Clark IT Engineer

Teaching Assistants

Mrs Debi Barry
Mrs Barbara Charles
Mrs Judy Clarke
Miss Louise Diaper HLTA Maths
Mrs Sam Frost
Mrs Jenny Fry
Mrs Alicja Kowalik
Mrs Tracey Lindop
Mr Mike Little
Mrs Colleen McGleenon
Mrs Jodie Norris English
Mrs Sarah Plues-Clarke HLTA English
Mrs Emma Smith HLTA ILD
Mrs Lynn Smith Senior Teaching Assistant