Staff List

Senior Leadership Team

Phil Birch Executive Principal
Lisa Shuttleworth-Brown Academy Principal
John Woods Deputy Principal
Simon Blackwell Assistant Principal
Laura Royds Assistant Principal
Sian Rawson Assistant Principal

Directors of Faculty

William Buchanan Director of Science
Sarah Johnson Director of English
Sarah Matthews Director of Arts and Technology
Leonie Stevenson Director of Humanities, and Btec Co-ordinator
Alex Thompson Director of Maths

Heads of Department

Joanna Barnett Head of MFL
James Barnhurst Head of Technology
Adel Butt Head of of RE
David Carter Head of History
Sarah Elson Head of PE
Sean Iddon Head of Art
Jodie Isherwood Head of PSHE
Sarah Mackay Head of Music and Drama

Teaching Staff

Jordan Brown Teacher of PE and Teaching Assistant
Michelle Brown Teacher of English
Phil Chadwick Teacher of Science
Joe Clayton Teacher of Science
Matthew Dodd Assistant Director of Science
Jasmine Earnshaw Teacher of Maths
Laura Eastwood Teacher of Science
Lesley Gregory Teacher of English
Laura Hanson Teacher of Maths and Careers Coordination
David Jenkinson Assistant Director of Maths
Graeme King Teacher of Maths
Julie Lumber Teacher of MFL
Paula Martin Teacher of History
Natalie Morgan Teacher of English
Edith Obiorah Teacher of Maths
Peggy Plancke Teacher of Science
Beth Raynor Teacher of Science
Damian Ryder Teacher of PE and Sport
Kayleigh Taylor Teacher of English
Alistair Tock Teacher of Geography
Lisa Turnbull Teacher of English
Jason Youde Teacher of Science

Associate Staff

Margaret Adereti Caseworker
Kevin Beck Site Supervisor
Mary Boyes Teaching Assistant
Diane Calderwood Internal Exclusion Manager
Michelle Cardwell Behavioural Support
Jeff Challenger Site Supervisor
Karen Clancy Office Manager and Principals PA
Karen Earnshaw Administrative Supervisor
Sue Foster Exams Officer
Neil Fraser Data Officer
Linda Garside Administrative Assistant
Soo Hesford Finance Support
Joanne Hughes Teaching Assistant
Karen Kay Teaching Assistant
Lita Lee Teaching Assistant
Frances McNicoll Data Officer 
Jennifer Markham Caseworker
Cathy Millard Caseworker
David Morley Senior Attendance Officer
John North Science Technician
Linda Pearson Teaching Assistant
Tricia Reed Technician
Ryan Sheldon Senior IT Technician
Gayle Straughair Administrative Assistant
Julie Sykes Teaching Assistant
Carol Wakefield Senior Administrative Assistant
Chris Westhead Attendance Officer

Household Support

Haley Crangle General Assistant - Kitchens
Zofia Czajka Housekeeping
Susan Doyle Unit Catering Manager
Gordenna Foster General Assistant - Kitchens
Debbie Gregson General Assistant - Kitchens
Jackie Hague General Assistant - Kitchens
Gwyneth Heywood General Assistant - Kitchens
Tracey Lander General Assistant - Kitchens
Nicola Lightfoot General Assistant - Kitchens
John Merza Housekeeping
Mercita Orrell Housekeeping
Lisa Maguire General Assistant - Kitchens
Lorraine Reekie Assistant Cook
Linda Sandham Housekeeping
Melanie Seeley Housekeeping
Geoffrey Smith Housekeeping
Melody Stevens General Assistant - Kitchens
Tracey Wall Housekeeping

Agency and Council Staff

Paul Durnall Pupil Welfare Officer
Mark Holt Careers

Casual Staff

Syeda Akter Exam Invigilator
Adele Bedford Exam Invigilator
Ian Bedford Exam Invigilator
David Blacker Exam Invigilator
Jackie Dale Exam Invigilator
Rosemary Dawson Exam Invigilator
Emma Dugdale Exam Invigilator
Diane Hilton Exam Invigilator
Peter Hilton Exam Invigilator
Ann Johnson Exam Invigilator
Pam Kelsall Exam Invigilator
Jenny Moore Exam Invigilator
Richard Moore Exam Invigilator
Lynne O’Hanlon Exam Invigilator
Alison Owens Exam Invigilator
Christine Wilkinson Exam Invigilator
Carmel Williams Exam Invigilator