School is currently closed except to registered critical worker / vulnerable students. Remote provision is available for all students from January 5th 2021.


The table below shows all school staff in alphabetical order, the departments in which they teach (where applicable) and any special responsibilities held.

Executive Head Teacher

Mrs S PaleyExecutive Head
Mr A RahmanVice CEO (Nova Education Trust)

Head of School

Dr C EardleyScienceHead of School

Deputy Head

Mr T GarnerScienceDeputy Head / Teacher of Chemistry

School Leaders

Mrs J GrayPhysical EducationSchool Leader (Pastoral)
Mr A ModiPhysical EducationSchool Leader

Teaching Staff

Mr D AdamsScience
Ms K AhrensHistory
Ms K AinsleyScience
Mr P ArmannICT & Computing
Trust Web Developer
Miss H BarkerModern Foreign LanguagesTeacher of Spanish
Miss E BeattieDesign & Technology
Miss A BellEnglish
Head of Media Studies; RQT Coordinator
Miss A BirkinScienceHead of Chemistry
Miss H BishoppModern Foreign LanguagesTeacher of German, Spanish and French
Miss R BloomerGeographyHead of Geography
Miss H BremnerEnglishJoint Head of English
Mrs R BrentleyLearning Support
Ms M BrittonDramaHead of Performing Arts
Mr P BullockHistory
Mr S BurdettDesign & Technology
Miss A BurmanBusiness
Miss C CarrArt & Design
Mrs B CarterArt & DesignHead of Art
Miss M ChallonerSocial SciencesHead of Year 13
Mrs R Chana
Mrs D ClarkeMathematicsLead Teacher for Maths (KS5)
Miss P CoatesEnglishHead of College
Mr L CollenLearning Support
Biology; Assistant SENDCo (Teaching)
Ms A CookeScienceJoint Head of Science
Mr C CooperBusiness
Ms L CraftEnglish
Miss L CreightonMathematics
Mr A DaviesModern Foreign LanguagesHead of Languages
Mrs S DevineEnglishLead Teacher of English and Literacy
Mrs S DochertyPhilosophy & EthicsHead of Philosophy & Ethics
Mr A ElliottMathematicsHead of Year 12
Ms J FairbrotherEnglish
Miss V ForthGeography
Miss E GaragusoMathematics
Miss N GibbsArt & DesignHead of Art
Mrs H GillespieScienceTeacher of Chemistry
Ms S GlynnScienceAssistant Head of Science
Miss P GordonPhysical EducationYear 11 Achievement Coordinator
Ms S GouldScienceJoint Head of Science
Miss L GrahamModern Foreign LanguagesSecond in Languages Department; Head of French
Mrs S GrayArt & DesignAssociate School Leader
Miss R GrayEnglish
Miss C HallPhysical EducationSecond in PE and Lead Teacher of Dance
Miss A HallPhysical EducationHead of PE
Ms C HallamScienceBiology; Associate School Leader
Mr E HammondMathematics
Mr A HargreavesEnglish
Ms A HargreavesScience
Miss T HarperMathematics
PSHE & Citizenship
Head of PSHE
Ms S HaywardEnglish
Ms G HenshawMusicClarinet and Saxophone Teacher
Mr M HooleDesign & Technology
Miss L HughesScience
ICT & Computing
Biology; Head of Year 9
Miss E HughesMathematics
Mrs J HughesMathematics
Miss L JordanSocial SciencesTeacher of Social Sciences
Ms M KraimModern Foreign Languages
Ms A LateganEnglish
Ms S LatusMathematics
Teacher of Year 7
Miss H LawAssociate School Leader
Mr J LawHistory
Mr S LawrenceSTEM Pathways
Physics; Lead Teacher for STEM and Student Pathways
Miss L LeeEnglishLead Teacher of English
Miss R LeesonDesign & TechnologyPastoral Leader - Social/Emotional Early Support
Mrs S LynasPhysical EducationLead Teacher of BTEC Sport
Mr D LynasPhysical EducationAssociate School Leader; Performance Director of PE
Mr D MackeyGeography
Mrs C MackintoshEnglish
Miss B MarshallModern Foreign LanguagesYear 10 Achievement Coordinator; Teacher of Spanish and French
Ms J MathesonMathematics
Ms C McHughHistory
Mr C MercerSciencePhysics; Enrichment Coordinator
Mr M MerrickBusiness
Social Sciences
Miss M MiddletonSocial SciencesHead of Social Sciences
Mrs A MillingtonMedia
Joint 2nd in English Department (Cross Curricular Literacy)
Ms C MitchellEnglish
Lead Teacher for English (KS5)
Mrs C MordueEnglish
Associate School Leader; Joint Head of English
Mr D MorduePhysical EducationHead of Year 11
Mrs A MoremanScienceBiology
Mrs C MorganScienceBiology; Associate School Leader (Strategic Lead of Disadvantaged Students)
Miss L MowattScience
Mrs L MunroPhilosophy & EthicsHead of Year 8
Mr L MurphyHistory
Social Sciences
Mrs J MyersModern Foreign LanguagesTeacher of French and Spanish; NQT/RQT Coordinator and SCITT MFL Lead Tutor
Miss K NooneICT & ComputingNQT and ITT Coordinator; ICT/SCITT Leader
Mrs P PatelMathematicsAssociate School Leader
Miss S PerkinsEnglishLead Teacher of English
Ms R PowellGeography
Mrs B PriorMusicHead of Music
Mrs G RahmanModern Foreign LanguagesTeacher of German and French
Ms R RatcliffeScience
Miss A ReadScience
Miss G RevagliatteSocial SciencesPsychology
Ms I RidleyEnglishYear 8 Achievement Coordinator
Mr S RitchieGeography
Mrs C RobertsBusinessAssociate School Leader (Strategic Lead of Vocational Studies)
Mrs C RobsonGeographySecond in Geography Department
Mr K RoebuckMathematicsYear 9 Achievement Coordinator
Mr M RogersBusinessHead of Business Studies
Mr C RudgeICT & ComputingHead of Computer Science; Associate School Leader
Miss V SaltGeographyAssociate School Leader
Mr D SandifordScienceHead of Physics
Mrs E SantamariaDramaLead Teacher for Performing Arts
Mrs A SawardPhysical EducationTeacher of PE
Mr J SheehanEnglish
Miss I SheldonPhysical EducationHead of Year 7
Mrs K ShortMathematicsAssistant Head of Maths
Mrs C SmithEnglish
Miss J SmithScienceTeacher of Biology
Ms T SmithEnglish
Mr J SpraggMathematicsHead of Maths
Mrs J StanleyScienceAssociate School Leader; Head of Biology
Miss F StarkeyHistory
Social Sciences
Head of History
Ms D StrangeMathematicsTeacher of Maths
Mr A Surridge-TaylorDesign & TechnologyYear 7 Achievement Coordinator
Miss J ThandiEnglish
Ms C ThomasPhilosophy & Ethics
Miss C ThompsonScienceChemistry
Mr M TinsleyPhysical EducationAssociate School Leader (Enrichment Coordinator, DofE Centre Manager)
Mrs C TullEnglish
Head of Media Studies
Mr T VivianBusiness
Mr R WaltersDesign & Technology
STEM Pathways
Lead Teacher for STEM Pathways
Miss N WardPhysical EducationHead of Year 10
Mr R WatkinsMathematicsAssociate School Leader
Ms L WhiteDesign & TechnologyJoint Head of D&T
Ms Z WhoriskeyEnglishJoint Head of English
Mr R WickensPhysical EducationHead of Year 8
Miss F YatesEnglishTeacher of English
Miss A ZaffareseDesign & TechnologyJoint Head of D&T

Teaching Assistants

Mrs J BakerLearning SupportLearning Support Assistant
Mrs M ClelandLearning SupportLearning Support Assistant and AIM teacher
Ms A CoupeLearning SupportHigher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs G HallLearning SupportTeaching Assistant and Student Mentor
Mrs A HarrisonLearning SupportTeaching Assistant
Ms K HasekiliLearning SupportLearning Support Assistant
Mrs H LangLearning SupportTransition and Intervention Coordinator; Teaching Assistant
Mrs H MacIntoshLearning SupportLearning Support Assistant
Mrs J McCannHigher Level Teaching Assistant; KS3 Support Coordinator
Ms R WarrenLearning SupportAssistant SENDCo (Non-teaching)
Ms N WoodLearning SupportLearning Support Assistant

Classroom Learning Assistants

Ms S EdmondLearning SupportClassroom Learning Assistant
Miss E FarrellLearning SupportClassroom Learning Assistant
Ms L StageLearning SupportClassroom Learning Assistant
Mrs H TimminsLearning SupportClassroom Learning Assistant
Miss M WestwaterLearning SupportClassroom Learning Assistant

Behaviour Coordinators

Miss S CarpenterPersonal Development & Behaviour Lead
Miss C GregoryBehaviour Support Coordinator
Mr M LeslieYear 8 Achievement Coordinator; Lead Behaviour Coordinator
Mrs S MillarPersonal Development & Behaviour Lead

Administrative Support

Ms E AllenFinance Officer
Mrs J BoultonReceptionist / Administrative Support
Mrs F FarmerToot Hill Extra Manager; Head of Careers
Mrs S FuchsAdministrative Support / Admissions
Miss J GillFinance Officer
Mrs G GodfreyAdministrative Support / Admissions
Mrs L HackettBusiness and Operations Manager
Ms D MasonAdministrator
Mrs K ParkinEvents Co-ordinator
Ms J PearsonCollege Secretary
Mrs C PontinHead of School's Personal Assistant
Mrs T RaoofReceptionist / Administrative Support
Mrs E SeingierToot Hill Extra Co-ordinator
Ms H TaylorAdmin Assistant

Student Services

Mrs C Adams de BankeStudent Services Office Manager
Mr G MasonAttendance Officer
Ms C PikeAttendance Officer
Ms L ReganStudent Services Assistant

Ancillary and Technical Staff

Mr D BrothwellIT Technician
Mrs S ChapmanDesign & TechnologyDesign & Technology Technician
Mr H EllisIT
Mrs J HortonDesign & TechnologyFood Technician
Miss S JonesLibrary Assistant
Mrs A JonesArt Technician
Mrs J KirkReprographics Technician
Ms C MarrisLearning Lounge Manager
Miss R ScottScienceScience Technician; School Health & Safety Advisor
Ms F ShortScience Technician
Mrs A ZerdaziReprographics Manager


Mrs E BowryAccess Arrangements Assessor
Miss R DoddsData and Assessment Officer / Marketing
Mr B PinderData and Assessment Officer

Site Services

Mr S AllanSite Services Technician
Mr R CookSite Services Technician
Mrs S CudmoreSite Manager / Cover Manager / Cleaning Team Manager
Mr T TurnsSenior Site Services Technician
Mr G TurnsSite Services Technician

Catering Staff

Mrs S AshmoreCatering Assistant
Mrs E BaxterCatering Assistant
Ms P BraddockCatering Assistant
Ms J Buxton-BerryCatering Manager
Ms L ChurchCatering Assistant
Mr C DuddlesAssistant Cook
Mrs L GabeMid-Day Supervisor
Mrs T HattonMid-Day Supervisor
Ms J HiltonCatering Assistant
Mrs L JohnsonAssistant Cook
Mrs L LongdonCatering Team Leader
Miss E LoweCatering Assistant
Mr P McGovernChef
Mrs C MussonCatering Assistant
Ms L SharradMid-Day Supervisor
Mrs M WardCatering Assistant - Suthers Building

Nova Education Trust Staff

Ms S GibbPA to Teaching School
Mrs T PhilpottsPhysical EducationDirector of SCITT, Teaching School Alliance
Mrs R RimmingtonAdministration Manager for SCITT/TSA

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