Meet Our Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Lee
Barber


Principal & Chief Executive

James Backhouse


Vice Principal

Amanda Downing


Vice Principal

Kris
Coates


Director of Teaching, Learning & Assessment

Paul
Rigby


Director of Key Stage 4

Joe
Varey


Director of Sixth Form

Mark
O’Donoghue


Director of Curriculum/Engineering & Science

Richard
Harris


Director of Destinations/Engineering


Engineering

Debbie
McPartland


Faculty Leader

Ryan
O’Hare


Assistant Faculty Leader

James
Miller


Teacher of DT/Engineering

Chris
Hatherall


Teacher of DT/Engineering


Science

David
Pownall


Faculty Leader

Daniel
Twist


Assistant Faculty Leader

Paula
Lewis


Teacher of Science

Heather
Oliver


Teacher of Science

Leeza
Watts


Teacher of Science

Adewunmi
Okeya


Teacher of Science

Neil
Williams


Faculty Technician


Maths

Stu
Tunney


Faculty Leader

Susanne
Rice


Assistant Faculty Leader

Rob
Skelland


Teacher of Maths/Progress Leader Year 10

Nigel
Ashton


Teacher of Maths

Nick
Vyner


Teacher of Maths


English

Erin
McVitie


Assistant Faculty Leader

Lydia
Garrett


Teacher of English/Progress Leader KS4 Accelerated Programme

Lydia
Lawson


Teacher of English/Progress Leader Year 12


Humanities & Technology

Jo
Rigby


Teacher of Humanities

Chris
Gee


Teacher of BEICT/Progress Leader Year 11


Student Support

Kate
Pattullo


SENDCo/Teacher of Art

Andy
Johnson


Learning Support Mentor

Hannah
Keeley


Student Support Assistant

Melissa
Wilcock


Student Support Assistant

Jemma
Chilton


Welfare Officer


Business Support

Maxine
Ward


Business Manager

Kate
Bush


HR Officer

Simon
Burns


Finance Manager

Sophie
Sutcliffe


Finance Officer

Tiffany
Fabian


Executive to the Principalship

Jack
Jevons


Marketing Officer

Rachael
Gilbert


Marketing Officer

Christine 
Rimmer


Reception

Lindsey
Devine


Reception

Dave 
Beggs


Facilities

Jeff
Baird


Facilities