Leadership Team



Mrs J Burton


Vice Principal

Mr R Middleton


Assistant Principals

Mr T Billam

Mr P Bocking

Mrs E Brooker

Mr J Firth

Mrs P Smith


Heads of Year

Miss H Taylor - Year 7

Mrs K Monkman - Year 8

Mr C Smith - Year 9

Mrs S Finney - Year 10

Mr R Smart - Year 11

Mr P Chapman - 6th Form


Teaching Departments


Creative Arts

Mrs A Owen (Head of Creative Arts)

Miss S Anderson

Mrs D Conway

Mrs L Hazelton

Mrs P Smith



Miss J Neville (Head of English)

Miss A Blair

Ms N Lewis

Miss K Monkman

Miss L Montgomery

Miss K Neal

Mrs J Tudor

Mrs S Westley



Mr P Bocking (Head of Humanities)

Mrs G Bowers

Miss R Burrows

Miss N Denotti

Mr T Duffell

Mr A Malden

Miss M Ridley

Mr W Ross


Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs G Brainwood (Head of Languages)

Mrs T Charlton


Performing Arts

Mrs J Ede (Head of Performing Arts)

Mrs R Brooks

Miss C Grainger

Miss C Pilgrim

Miss H Taylor


Physical Education

Mr S Harris (Head of Physical Education)

Mrs S Finney

Mrs R McVeigh

Mr R Smart

Mr C Smith



Mrs C Wiles (Head of Science)

Mr A Blackshaw

Mr J Brainwood

Mr P Chapman

Mr P Dunn

Miss L Hunter

Miss E Jepson



Mrs S Evans (Head of Mathematics)

Mrs A Armitage

Mr T Billam

Mr A Chambers

Mr J Firth

Mr A Glover

Mrs A Gurnham

Mr S Routhorn

Mr A Smith


Computing and Business

Mrs M Jones


Hair and Beauty

Mrs K Olrod (Head of Hair and Beauty)

Mrs M Hathaway


Support Staff


Behaviour, Inclusion and SMSC

Mrs S Clarke

Mrs S Meeks

Mrs J O'Keeffe

Mrs L Pritchett

Mrs J Trille



Mrs P Smith (SENCO)

Mrs M Van Davies



Ms N Raven

Mrs M Quantrill


Teaching Assistants

Mrs H Buckoke (EAL coordinator) 

Mrs V Cooper

Miss S Danby

Mrs L Yeoman


Cover Supervisors

Mrs L McGifford

Miss K Neal



Mrs S Barrett

Mrs R Patenall



Miss E Buckoke

Miss A Savage


Exams Officer

Mrs S Chambers


PA to Principal

Mrs K Lloyd


6th Form Administration

Mrs E Brooks (TENC administrator)

Mrs A Kemal

Mrs J Steele



Mrs M Ablett

Mrs S Hanna



Miss S Attwood



Mrs K Lowe



Mr L Ward (Site Manager)

Mrs M Bilson

Mrs E Busby

Mrs D Cottage

Mr M Stephenson


IT Support

Mr M Shaw (Network Manager)

Mr A Cooper

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