Staff Contact Details


Multi Academy Trust (MAT)

Alison J Garner AGa English MAT Executive Principal
PA: Nina Wood
Ian Denchfield IDe Business and Operations MAT Chief Finance Officer
Tracey Backman TBa Human Resources HR Manager
Karen Tanner KTa Finance Finance Manager
Kerry Palmer KPa IT MAT Director of Commercial ICT & Infrastructure


The Senior Leadership Team (SLT)

Mark Ellis MEl Science

PA: Nina Wood
Peter Petrou PPe Computing

Vice Principal – Behaviour and Safeguarding

Tom Cahill


Vice Principal – Curriculum & Achievement       

SLT Link - Year 11
Sophie Enstone SEe English

Assistant Principal – Learning and Teaching                              

SLT Link -  Year 8

Laura Preston LPr Maths

Assistant Principal - Data and KS3

SLT Link – Year 7


Mark Holding MHo Languages

Assistant Principal – Personal Development

SLT Link - Year 9
John Vyras JVy Maths

Assistant Principal -
Catch Up Lead

SLT Link - Year 10
Karen Lawrence KLa  

Acting Assistant Principal - Sixth Form

SLT Link - Year 12 & 13 
Kate Dawson KDa Media Associate Assistant Principal – KS4 Raising Achievement and Vocational Learning

English / Drama / Media

Bahar Ali BAl English

Lead Practitioner

Martha Booth MBo English

Lisa Collins LC English Head of English 
EPQ Co-ordinator
Gemma Hawkridge GRe English

Director of Literacy and Communication
Alice Marshall AMa English

Pupil Premium Champion

Androulla Michael AMi English
Natasha Stewart  NSt English

2nd i/c English
Key Stage 3 English
Co-ordinator and Professional Learning Coach
Eleanor Wakeling EWa English Assistant Director of Literacy and Communication
Kayleigh King KKi English
Matthew Bennett MBn English
Wendy Wilson WWi English

Director of Learning – Year 12
Leading UCAS
Bushra Ali BAi English (ECT)
Clare Holland  CHo Drama Head of Drama and Professional Learning Coach

Ellie Myers  EMy Drama Director of the House System
Kelly McBride KMc Drama

Director of Learning - Year 7

SENCO (Year 7 & 8)
Olivia Garner  OGa Health & Social  Care and Childcare Director of Learning - Year 11
Matthew Compton MCn Media Head of Media/Film
Sherine Gill SGi Media


Nigel Taken  NTa Music Head of Music


Richard Ashdown RAS PE

Head of PE
Carla Ball CBa PE

2nd i/c of PE & Community Sport – GSA


Emma Fleet EFl PE

Head of Dance

Joint Director of the House System


(Maternity Leave)

Lynsey Hague LH PE

Director of Learning - Year 9
Hollie Hockley HHo PE
Ben Spaul BSp PE

Joint Director of Learning - Year 8
Lynsey Ball LBa PE

Matt Roles

Grace Rowe GRw PE (ECT)

Modern Foreign Languages

Natasha Andreou NAn Spanish / French Head of MFL
Sanan Barissal SBa Spanish
Ann-Marie Crabb ACr French

Joint Director of Learning - Year 8


Martina Amadori

MAm French / Italian Head of Italian

(Maternity Leave)

Mirella Fetta MFe Italian Italian

(Maternity Cover)

Bernice Paulin-Booth BPa French
Antonina Theodorou  ATh Spanish 2nd i/c MFL
Eva Ruiz Valenzuela ERv Languages MFLA Oct – May
Beatrice Higgins BHi French

Primary Schools

MFLA Oct – May

Part-Time Teaching Assistant
Claudia Marin CMa Languages MFLA Oct-May


Cheryl Poag CPo History Head of History


Richard Gill RGi History

Combined CADET Force Supervisor

Director of Learning - Year 10
Nancy Jackson NJa History (ECT)
Abigail Ciccarelli ACi History (ECT)

R.S. & Sociology

Erhan Bora  EBo Religious Studies/ Sociology Head of RS/Sociology and Professional Learning Coach
Stavroula Drymoni SDr Religious Studies/ Sociology 2nd i/c KS5
James Lewis JLe RS/Sociology Student Well Being Lead


Olja Holman OHo Psychology

Head of Psychology

Wilmari Kleynhans WKl Psychology/English


Klaudia Car KCr Geography Joint Head of Geography

Jennifer Collingwood  JFl Geography Joint Head of Geography

(Maternity Leave)

Elizabeth Swaile ESw Geography

D of E Co-ordinator


Katie Avril KAv Geography
Susan Austin SAu Geography Part-Time
Annette Hughes AHu Geography Maternity Cover

Business Studies

Toyin Oyelade TOy Business Studies/ Economics

Head of Business Studies & Economics

Teaching Staff Trustee
Yoofi Bannerman  YBa Business Studies i/c BTEC
Elizabeth Bailey PBa Business Studies/ Economics Goffs Business Academy
Alper Erol AEr Business/Economics (ECT)


Anja Collier  ACo Maths Head of Maths
Richard Cooper RCo Maths  Part-Time
Katie Diamond KDi Maths
David Lynton DLy Maths KS5 Maths Co-ordinator
Christopher Melvin  CMe Maths 2nd i/c Maths
Mine Belet MBe Maths
Laura Davy LDa Maths
Jonathan Yelland JYe Maths Professional Learning Coach
Joseph Constantinou JCu Maths
Aleyna Mert AMe Maths (ECT)
Pantelis Soteriou PSo Maths (ECT)


Hasina Nessa HNe ICT & Computing Head of ICT & Computing
Andrea Nicola ANi ICT & Computing BTEC Quality Nominee KS4 & KS5
Ryan Sawyer RSa ICT & Computing


Theresa Harris THa Science Head of Science
Anthony Hopwood  AHo Science 2nd i/c Science
Richard Alexander RAl Science i/c KS5
Michelle Kempthorne  MKe



KS3 & Vocational Science

Primary Liaison Lead

Elizabeth Nicholson ENi Science
Fiona Crichton FCr Science

Joint D of E Co-ordinator

Sarah Edu-Okafor SEd Science
Iolanthe Rodman IRo Science Lead Practitioner
Soumen De Kumar SDe Science Part-Time
Janet Young JYo Science
Mohammed Arshad MAr Science
Joseph Harris JHr Science (ECT)
Shauna Styles SSl Science (ECT)
Marian Mann MM3 Science Supply


Tiffany Brown TBr Art & Photography Head of Art/Photography
Colleen Brew CBw Art & Photography
James Clancy JCl Art & Technology

Design & Technology

Laura Jane Abazi LAb  Technology (Textiles) Head of Textiles, and Joint HoD Food Technology
Melanie Fusco MFu Technology (Product Design / Engineering) Head of Product Design, and Joint HoD Food Technology
Mary Roffey MRo Food and Nutrition

Learning Support

Sue Pressney SPr Learning Support Part-time SENCo; Counselling; Anger Management and Access Arrangements
Janet Bumstead JBu Learning Plus Tutor
Tracy Fowler TFo Teaching Assistant
Elaine Haggerty EHg Teaching Assistant
Penny Johnson PJo Teaching Assistant
Penny Knott PKn Teaching Assistant
Sheryl Swift SSw Teaching Assistant
Beatrice Higgins BHi French Primary school club, MFLA (Oct-May) and Teaching Assistant
Tanya Battams TBt MCR Co-ordinator


Hande Silay HSi Cover Manager
Angela Suarez MSu Cover Supervisor


Nina Wood NWo

Executive PA to Executive Principal and Principal

Educational Visits Co-ordinator
Tracey Backman TBa HR Manager
Kerry Cook KCo HR Officer
Tara Waters TWa HR Officer
Sommer Angell SAn HR Apprentice
Mary Dettmar MBt Attendance and Parent Support Officer Qualified First Aider
Lisa Hardwick  LHa 6th Form Administrator Qualified First Aider
Angela Colby ACy 6th Form Administrator
Denise Orhan Dor

6th Form Study Supervisor 

Acting Director of Learning - Year 13
Gill Hayes GHa Curriculum and Achievement Officer
Karen Lawrence KLa

Acting Assistant Principal

SLT Link Year 12/13
Simon Stow  SSt Data Manager
Lisa Thorogood LTh Examination and Assessment Student Leadership
Lucy Murphy LMu Income Generation Administrator
Katie Saunders KSu SLT Administrator


Karen Tanner KTa Finance Manager (MAT)
Julie Whitehead JWh Finance Assistant (MAT)
Lina Warren CWa Finance Assistant (MAT)


Yvonne Trippier YTr Learning Resources Manager    

Reception & Reprographics

Carol Doherty CDo Administration Officer – Reception
Sarah Shearsby SSy Administration Officer – Reception
Tina Tong  TTo Graphic Design and Print Production Technician

Student Support 

Nicky Walters NWa Student Support Officer - Admissions Qualified First Aider
Lorraine Sparrow LSw Student Support Officer - Careers Qualified First Aider


Keith Cullen KCu

Science Technician
Liz Southey  LSo Food/Textiles Technician
Lynn Sapsford LSa Food/Textiles Technician
Lucy Makewell LMa Art Technician
Peter Andrews PAn Design/Tech Technician
Angela Handley AHy Design/Tech Technician

ICT Support

Duncan Pringle DPi Senior ICT Technician (MAT)
Dylan Galloway DGa ICT Technician Apprentice
Isaiah Nevers- Ashton INe ICT Technician Apprentice

Midday Supervisory Assistants

Tracy Doyle   MSA    
Lynn Goodall   MSA and Clerical Assistant to Departments
Leila Sacks   MSA    
Jade Rayment   MSA    
Nicola Frost   MAT MSA    

Site Team

Michael Batyshev MBa Facilities Officer (MAT) Full-time  
Martin Townsend MTo Facilities Officer (MAT) Full-time   
Terry Brown BRt Facilities Officer (MAT) Full-time   
Charlie Standing CSt Facilities Officer (MAT) Full-time  
Tim Fortune FOt Facilities Officer (MAT) Full-time