Every single member of the academy staff works hard to ensure that the site is immaculate, the classrooms are clean and tidy, the paperwork and filing are organised accurately and professionally. Student support is in place ready for when needed and lessons are planned and delivered so that all students make outstanding progress.  Our dedicated team of teachers and support staff are committed to supporting every student.

The Senior Leadership Team

Executive Principal

Mrs F. Chapman 


Mrs E. Morey

Assistant Principal

Ms J.Bailey

Assistant Principal

Mr J. Hayter 

Associate Assistant Principal

Ms. V Hart

Regional Inclusion Lead

Mrs P. Dawson

Heads of Faculty

Science & ICT/Associate Assistant Principal – Mr Z. Morgan

Expressive Arts – Ms S. Cowern

Humanities/Associate Assistant Principal  – Miss G. Duffy

Heads Of Department

English - Mr J. Hayter

Maths - Miss R. Steer

MFL – Ms K. Fowles

Geography  – Miss L. Efford

History  – Miss E. Bennett

Art - Miss J. Bryce

Drama - Ms K. Claxton

PE – Mr M. Ozanne

Computing Science - Mr N. Thornton (Subject Lead)

Head of Year

Year 11 –  Mr I. White

Year 10  – Ms C.Barry

Year 9 - Mr L.Murray

Year  8  – Mr T. Beaumont

Year 7 - Mrs K.Rickman

House Leaders

Beckham - Miss G. Breach

Hawking -  this position is currently being recruited to.

King - Ms R. Pincott

Malala -  Ms V. Escott

Obama -  Miss N. Steaggles

Rowling -  Ms C. Torr


Ms K. Davess-Humphrey - SENCO (currently on maternity leave. Please email Mrs Dawson in the first instance)

Mrs C. Dunn - SEND Coordinator

Mrs P Dawson- Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs E Morey-  Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs D. Howe - Child Protection and Safeguarding Officer

Teachers (in alphabetical order)

Mr R. Ainslie -  2nd i/c of Maths

Ms F. Alexander - Teacher of Art

Mrs R. Antar - Teacher of Maths

Mr B. Armstrong - Teacher of English

Ms C. Austin-Warwick - Teacher of Nuture Provision

Ms C.Barry - Teacher of P.E/Head of Year10

Mr T. Beaumont - Teacher of Maths/ Head of Year 8

Miss G. Breach - Teacher of Science/ Head of Beckham House

Ms S. Buckland - Teacher of Science

Mr D. Cook - Teacher of Science

Mr S.Cookson - Teacher of Science (ATT)

Miss C. Cotton - Teacher of RE

Ms A. Elliott - Teacher of English

Ms V. Escott - Teacher of History/ Head of Malala House

Miss G. Ferron Palomo - MFL Teacher currently on maternity leave. Please email

Mr M. Francis - Teacher of Maths

Ms Gonzalez-Nunez - Teacher of MFL

Mrs S. Hardwick - 2i/c of PE

Mr W. Hobson - Teacher of Media Studies

Miss A. Jenkinson -Teacher of Humanities and ASDAN

Miss R. Johns - Peripatetic Music Teacher

Mr P. Kapnisi - Teacher of Science

Mr S. Kinsella - Teacher of PE

Mr D. Medway - 2nd i/c Science

Ms Y. Mepham - Teacher of Maths (ATT)

Mr R. Newton - Teacher of Geography

Ms V. Ofosua-Gyamera - Teacher of English (Teach First)

Mr B. Ottesesn - Peripatetic Music teacher

Ms R. Pincott - Teacher of Science/ Head of King House

Ms D.Ralston - Teacher of Business studies

Mrs K. Rickman - Teacher of Humanities/Head of Year 7

Miss R. Robertson - Peripatetic Music Teacher

Mrs J. Rook - Teacher of Maths and Lead Practitioner

Mr C. Smith - Teacher of History

Miss N. Steaggles - Teacher of Music/Head of Obama House

Mr A Crouch - Teacher of English

Ms C. Torr - Teacher of English/KS3 Lead/Head of Rowling House

Mr I.White - Teacher of Maths/Head of Year 11

Site Services

Premises Manager – Mr S. Goodwin

Assistant Premises Manager – Mr L. Latham

Premises Assistant - Ms C. Little

Premises assistant - Mr E. Goodwin


Head of Catering and Hospitality – Mrs K. Nicholson

Head of Kitchen – Mr V. Bonniot

Trainee Chef - Mr H. Saunders

Kitchen Assistant – Mrs P. Seale

Kitchen Assistant – Miss K. Clark

Kitchen Porter - Mrs M. Tsikova

Admin Staff

Operations Manager  – Mrs A. Norton

Finance Manager - Mrs N. Docherty

Receptionist -  Miss T. Maddison

Attendance Officer – Mrs P. Jolly

Exams Officer – Miss A. Monard

Administrative Assistant - Mrs L. Pitassi-Ben Salha

Communications & Marketing – Mr W.Monaghan 

PA to the Executive Principal and Principal - Mrs S White

ICT Support

Field Support Manager – Mr A. Taylor

Onsite Technical Engineer – Mr A. Wade

Onsite Technical Engineer - Mr P. Cornick

IT Technician - Mr A. Jackson

IT Apprentice - Mr A. Wilson


Data/Cover Manager - Mrs A. King

Student Services

Pupil Sevices Coordinator - Mrs V. Dymott

Reflection Room Co-ordinator/Combined Cadet Force Lead - Mrs C. Taylor

Librarian – Mrs C. Cohen

Careers Lead - Ms. O Riches

Alternative Provision Coordinator - Mr V.Kaddy


Cover Supervisor

Ms K. Sugrue-Gee


Mrs S. Spragg

Miss A. Williams - Senior LSA

Mr D. Banks

Miss N. Murkin

Miss C. Watt - HLTA - Maths

Mrs P. Yarker - HLTA - Curriculum Support

Mr C. Page

Ms R.Blades



Art – Mr I. Tsikov

Science Technician – Miss A. Bonner

Reprographics – Mr W. Monaghan


Miss C. Little

Mrs J. Beckley

Mrs P. Campbell

Mrs J. Hodgkinson

Mrs M. Uzun

Miss J. Donald

Miss N. Donald