Our School

School Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Mr Sukhraj Gill - Head of Academy

Sukhraj Gill

Head of Academy

Lucy Greenwood - Deptuy Head

Lucy Greenwood

Deputy Head

Mark Dixon - Assistant Head

Mark Dixon

Assistant Head

Jeni Mason - Associate Assistant Head

Jeni Mason

Assistant Head

Miss Layla Mystery - Assistant Headteacher

Leila Mistry

Assistant Head

Mrs Rose Avery - Assistant Headteacher

Rose Avery

Assistant Head

Maureen Braden - Business Manager

Maureen Braden

Business Manager

Gary Crompton - Director of Inclusion and Wellbeing

Gary Crompton

Northern Star Academies Trust - Director of Inclusion & Wellbeing

Miss Christine Schofield - NSAT Director of School Improvement

Christine Schofield

Northern Star Academies Trust - Director of School Improvement

Heads of Year

Mr T Woollard - Year 7
Mr C Hitchin - 
Year 8
Mr J Harvey
 - Year 9
Mr P Cutler -
 Year 10
Mr J Coleman -
 Year 11

Student Support Officers

Mr D Parker - Year 7Mrs T McWilliams - Year 8 Mrs P Wilson - Year 9Mrs K Gudgeon - Year 10Mr G Matthews - Year 11

Associate Staff

Miss E Power - PA to Academy Head and SLT
Heather Mills - Business Support Officer, Senior School Administrator
Mrs N Lee - School Receptionist
Mrs L Downend - Administrative Assistant
Mr S LeeData and Exams Manager
Mrs M Michelle - Exams and Cover Officer
Mr P Mead - Cover Supervisor
Mr C Fenton - Attendance Lead
Mr E Faulkner - Attendance and Careers Officer
Mrs C Wright - School Development Officer
Miss E FranklandDT Technician
Mr M l'Anson - IT Technician
Mr T Rill - Network Manager
Mr J Littlewood - Teacher of Science and Science Technician
Mr I Hilton - Science Technician
TBC - Estates Manager
Mr M Smith - Caretaker
Mr G White - Caretaker



Mrs A Stewart - Head of Art
Miss S Ainsley - Teacher of Art/DT


Mr T Howden
Miss C Thrush


Mrs M Fenton - Director for English
Mrs S Tabor
 - 2nd in English
Mrs J Rees - Teacher of English and Whole School Literacy Lead

Ms K Bridgett  Teacher of English
Mr A Hayes - Teacher of English and Humanities
Mr J Coleman - Teacher of English and Humanities


Mrs F Rhodes - Head of Humanities and Teacher of Geography
Mr S Ashley - Teacher of Geography and Psychology
Mr P Cutler - Teacher of Humanities, Science, Maths and PE


Mr D Pedro - Head of History 
Mr C Crumpton
 - Teacher of History


Miss L Mistry - SENCO
Miss I Crossley - Inclusion and Safeguarding Officer
Miss V Green - School Medical Nurse
Mrs N Danford - Parent Support Worker
Mrs K Head -  Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Ledden  - General Teaching Assistant
Miss Z Slocombe - General Teaching Assistant
Mrs G Glover - General Teaching Assistant
Miss H Green - Learning Mentor in the Hub


Mr T Howden - Teacher of IT & Acting Head of PSHE


Miss A Costello - Curriculum Leader: MFL
Mrs A McKernan - Teacher of MFL
Mr T Woollard - Teacher of MFL


Darragh Lyons - Director of Mathematics 
Ms R Sharpe - 2nd in Mathematics
Mr N Cox - Teacher of Mathematics
Mr J Harvey - Teacher of PE and Mathematics
Mr M Dixon - Teacher of PE and Mathematics
Mr C Hitchen - Teacher of Mathematics 
Mr P Kilbride - Teacher of Mathematics 


Mr A Parnell - Teacher of Music
Mr B Frampton - Music Development Co-ordinator


Mrs E Wilson - Head of PE
Mr J Harvey - Teacher of PE
Mr P Cutler - Teacher of PE 
Miss B Cox - Teacher of PE

Dance and Drama

Mrs S Hastings - Head of Dance and Drama

Religious Education

Mr D Pedro  - Teacher of Humanities and Head of RE


Mr O Aksoy - Learning Director of Science
Mrs J Mason - Teacher of Science
Mr F Morrisroe - Teacher of Science
Mrs A Wilson - Teacher of Science
Mr C PhillipsTeacher of Science 
Mr M Wood
- Teacher of Science
Mx J WesternTeacher of Science

Design and Technology

Ms L Reed  - Head of Technology
Ms S Ainsley - Teacher of Technology
Ms S Metcalfe - Teacher of Design Technology
Ms D Reid - Teacher of Design Technology
Ms L Day - Teacher of Design Technology

'The Bridge' SEMH Support

Ms N Dalkiran - HLTA
Ms K Ramsey - Learning Mentor


Mrs T Harris – Careers Advisor

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