Staffing 2019-2020

Senior Leadership Team

Principal – Mr R Spendlow

Vice Principal - Miss C Glaves


Assistant Principal English – Ms L Westerman

Assistant Principal Mathematics – Ms M Smiech

Assistant Principal Teaching and Learning – Mrs S Clark

Assistant Principal – Mr M White 

Associate Assistant Principal - Deep Support- Mr M Bee




Ms L Westerman (Head of Department)

Mr P Kench (Second in Department)

Miss E Linford (Head of KS3)

Mrs S Clark

Mrs C Walker

Miss Kendall

Mrs J Hildred

Mr M White

Mrs Cartwright

Mr P Tait (Delta Director)


Mr G Carter (Head of Department)

Mr M White

Mrs S Bull

Ms L Mead

Mrs H Shillings

Mr M McLaughlin

Mrs A Davy (Science Technician)


Ms M Smiech (Head of Department)

Miss L Rowe (2nd in Department)

Mrs C McCloskey

Mr S Cremen

Mr K Hopkins

Mrs J Hildred

Mr J Kirman

Mr S Batts (Director)

Art, Design and Technology

Mrs K Georgiou

Mrs G Capes

Mr S Walker

Mr D Atkin (Technician)

Mrs C Thompson (Technician)


Mr M Bee (Head of Department)

Mr L Hawley

Ms S Royce

Ms L Boyd

Mr M Buchan

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs F Shah (Head of Department)

Miss C Glaves

Mrs S White


Miss R Thomas (Head of Art, Design, Technology and Music)

Physical Education

Mr H Gill (Head of Department)

Mrs N Sowerby 

Mr J Ward

Mr M Payne

Mrs A Wardle (PE Technician)

ICT/Business Studies

Mr C Varley

Health and Social Care

Mr H Gill (Head of Department)

Mrs N Sowerby

Mr J Ward


Mrs E Watkinson


Mrs E Watkinson


Learning Consequence Managers

Mrs A Winn (Year 6 and 7)

Mr Oakley (Year 8)

Mrs Sargeant (Year 9)

Mr S Walker (Year 10)

Mr P Tuffnell (Year 11)


Year 7

Miss Linford

Mrs Sowerby/Mrs Hildred

Miss Rowe

Mr Carter

Mrs White

Mr Kirman

Mr Buchan

Year 8

Mr Cremen

Mr Hawley

Miss Kendall

Mr Kench

Miss Royce

Mrs McCloskey

Mrs Walker

Year 9

Mrs Boyd

Mrs Bull

Mr Ward

Mrs Shah (Miss Dunn)

Mrs Mead

Miss Thomas

Year 10 

Mrs Georgiou

Mrs Shillings

Mrs Watkinson

Mr Payne

Mr Cox

Year 11

Mr Gill

Mr McLaughlin

Mr Varley

Mr Hopkins

Support staff


Mrs N Sowerby

Deputy SENCO

Mrs J Hildred

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Z Paton


Bridge Manager

Mrs R Smith


 Learning Support Assistants

Mrs K Carter

Mrs S Hurst

Mrs J Smith

 Miss G Watson

Mrs D Norton

 Ms K Thornton

Mrs D Drake

Health and Wellbeing Support Officer

Miss A Oliver



Mrs B Allison (Principal’s Personal Assistant/Admin Manager)

Mrs V Swinburn (Finance Manager)

Ms A Hanley (Finance Assistant)

Mrs S Kerrison (Admin/Finance Assistant)

Ms E Selby (Admin Assistant)

Mrs C Scott (Admin Assistant)

Ms J Webster (Admin Assistant)


Curriculum Support

Mr J Mirmolavi (Data Manager)

Ms D Dunn (Cover Supervisor)



Mrs J Chard (Home/Academy Liaison Officer)

Mrs C Leech (Education Welfare Officer)



Mr D Hufford (Network Manager)


Site Custodians

Mr J Coles

Mrs S Herron

Mr G Thompson