Staff Contact Details


Multi Academy Trust (MAT)

Alison J Garner AGa English MAT Chief Executive Officer
PA: Nina Wood
Ian Denchfield IDe Business and Operations MAT Chief Finance Officer
Lisa Cardinali LCa Human Resources People Director
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 9

Theresa Harris THA Science

Assistant Principal - Head of Sixth Form
John Vyras JVy Maths

Assistant Principal -
Academic Support and Timetabling

SLT Link - Year 10
Kate Dawson KDa Media

Assistant Principal – Personal Development 

SLT Link - Year 8

Jonathan Yelland JYE Maths Associate Assistant Principal

English / Drama / Media

Lisa Collins LC English Head of English 
EPQ Co-ordinator
Bahar Ali BAl English

Lead Practitioner

Bushra Ali BAi English
Matthew Bennett MBn English
Alison Clancy ACl English
Andrew Kennett-Smith AKe Englis
Kayleigh King KKi English Whole school Oracy Lead
Gizem Kirdagli GIk English (MAT)
Alice Marshall AMa English

Pupil Premium Champion

Gail Meyer GMe English
Natasha Stewart  NSt English

Director of Literacy
Wendy Wilson WWi English

Director of Learning – Year 13
Leading UCAS
Clare Holland  CHo Drama Head of Drama and Professional Learning Coach

Ellie Myers  EMy Drama Goffs Community Lead
Kelly McBride KMc Drama

Matthew Compton MCn Media Head of Media/Film
David Huxford DHu Media (ECT) Media


Nigel Taken  NTa Music Head of Music


Richard Ashdown RAS PE

Head of PE
Carla Ball CBa PE

Joint 2nd i/c of PE & Community Sport – GSA


Emma Fleet EFl PE

Head of Dance



Lynsey Mitchell LMI PE

Director of Learning - Year 7
Ben Spaul BSp PE

Director of Learning - Year 9

Matt Roles

MRl PE Joint 2nd i/c of PE & Community Sport – GSA
Grace Rowe GRw PE (ECT) PE and RS

Modern Foreign Languages

Ruthie-Bousquet Verardo RBo MFL Head of MLF
Sanan Barissal SBa MFL 2nd i/c MFL

Martina Amadori

MAm MFL Head of Italian

Bernice Paulin-Booth BPa MFL
Pierre Salazar PSa MFL
Weronika Sulej WSu MFL (ECT)
Beatrice Higgins BHi MFL

MFLA (French) & Teaching Assistant
Eva Ruiz Valenzuela ERv MFL MFLA Oct – May


Cheryl Poag CPo History Head of History


Nancy Jackson NJa History  KS4 Coordinator
Abigail Ciccarelli ACi History
Richard Gill RGi History

Combined CADET Force Supervisor

Director of Learning - Year 11
Leonie Lynagh LLy 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 of RS/Sociology
James Lewis JLe Religious Studies/Sociology

Head of Personal Development
Sadia Shah SHh Religious Studies/Sociology


Olja Holman OHo Psychology

Head of Psychology

Wilmari Kleynhans WKl Psychology/English


Klaudia Car KCr Geography Joint Head of Geography

Jennifer Collingwood  JCd Geography Joint Head of Geography

Elizabeth Swaile ESw Geography

D of E Co-ordinator


Katie Avril KAv Geography Director of Leaning - Year 8
Susan Austin SAu Geography

Business Studies

Toyin Oyelade TOy Business Studies/ Economics

Head of Business Studies & Economics

Teaching Staff Trustee
Yoofi Bannerman  YBa Business Studies Director of Learning Year 12
Elizabeth Bailey PBa Business Studies/ Economics Goffs Business Academy
Alper Erol AEr Business/Economics (ECT)


Anja Collier  ACo Maths Head of Maths
Christopher Melvin  CMe Maths 2nd i/c Maths
David Lynton DLy Maths i/c KS5
Mine Belet MBe Maths

(Maternity Leave)

Joseph Constantinou JCu Maths
Richard Cooper RCo Maths
Laura Davy LDa Maths
Katie Diamond KDi Maths
Aleyna Mert AMe Maths

Pantelis Soteriou PSo Maths

Rojda Timur RTI Maths

ICT and Health and Social & Child Development

Hasina Nessa HNe ICT & Computing Head of ICT & Computing
Andrea Nicola ANi ICT & Computing BTEC Quality Nominee KS4 & KS5
Gencay Dil GDi ICT & Computing (ECT)
Ryan Sawyer RSa ICT & Computing
Deniz Varis DVa Health and Social, Child Development


Anthony Hopwood  AHo Science Head of Science
Fiona Crichton FCr Science

2nd i/c Science

Michelle Kempthorne MKe Science  i/c KS3 & BTEC
Richard Alexander RAl Science i/c KS5
Mohammed Arshad MAr

Soumen De Kumar SDe Science Part-Time
Sarah Edu-Okafor SEd Science
Joseph Harris JHr Science
Marian Mann MM3 Science
Elizabeth Nicholson ENi Science
Iolanthe Rodman IRo Science Lead Practitioner
Shauna Styles SSl Science
Janet Young JYo Science


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  Technology
Melanie Fusco MFu Technology (Product Design / Engineering) Head of Product Design, and Joint HoD Technology

Learning Support

Sue Pressney SPr Learning Support Joint SENCO;  Access Arrangements
Kelly Mcbride KMc   Joint SENCO
Janet Bumstead JBu Learning Plus Tutor
Elaine Haggerty EHg Teaching Assistant
Tracy Fowler TFo 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
Karen Johnson KJo Learning Support Assistant
Tanya Battams TBt MCR Co-ordinator
Grant Collier GCo Learning Mentor


Hande Silay HSi Cover Manager
Angela Suarez MSu Cover Supervisor


Nina Wood NWo

Executive Assistant to Chief Executive Officer and Principal

Educational Visits Co-ordinator
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
Angela Colby ACy Sixth Form Administrator
Lisa Hardwick  LHa Sixth Form Administrator Qualified First Aider
Sabita Kumari-Milne SKm Sixth Form Learning Mentor
Denise Orhan Dor

Exam Officer
Gill Hayes GHa Curriculum and Achievement Officer
Karen Lawrence KLa

Director of Learning Year 10
Lucy Murphy LMu Lettings Manager
Courtney Caswell CCa Lettings Assistant
Katie Saunders KSu SLT Administrator


Amy Gibbs AGi Finance Manager (MAT)
Lina Warren CWa Finance Assistant (MAT)


Yvonne Trippier YTr Learning Resource Centre Coordinator

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
Muriel Arbery MAr 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

Tino Verdicchio TVe ICT Technician (MAT)
Dylan Galloway DGa ICT Junior Technician
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   MSA    

Site Team

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