Teaching Staff


Mr P J Hart 

Deputy Headteachers

Director of Quality of Education: Teaching, Learning and Assessment - Miss C Cronin
Director of Student Wellbeing and Engagement - Mrs C Unsworth

Assistant Headteachers

Curriculum, Data and Assessment - Mrs C Burton
Engagement, Progress and Intervention: KS4 - Mr C Dignam
Impact of Teaching, Learning and Teacher Development - Mrs C Holmes
Engagement, Progress and Intervention: KS3 - Mr M Parkinson
Quality Assurance and Developing School Leadership - Mrs A Spence
Inclusion, Engagement, SEND and CLA Designated Teacher - Mrs J Torrance

Associate Assistant Headteachers

Leader of Learning: Maths - Dr C Atherton
Leader of Learning: Performing Arts and Music - Miss K Gough
Leader of Learning: Geography - Mr D Riley
Leader of Learning: Science - Miss H Smith



Mrs L Powell-Roden (Leader of Learning)
Miss J McDowell 

Business and Enterprise

Mrs C Dignam (Leader of Learning)


Mr D Slater (Leader of Learning & E-Safety)
Mrs C Dignam

Design Technology

Mrs A Turner (Leader of Learning) *Maternity leave
Mrs C Priest (Acting Leader of Learning)
Miss C Atkins
Mrs M Arrowsmith (Maternity Cover)
Mr A Whittle


Mrs O Ball (Acting Leader of Learning English & KS4)
Mrs L Eccles (Acting Leader of Learning English Literature)
Ms N Chance (Assistant Leader of Learning KS3)
Miss C Cronin (Deputy Headteacher)
Miss A Hetherington
Mrs S Hornby *Maternity Leave
Miss L Lonsdale
Ms E Marron
Mr J Newby (Maternity Cover)  
Mr P Pritchard (Temporary post)
Ms H Raynerd
Mrs A Spence
Miss N Tyson
Ms S Vara


Mr D Riley (Leader of Learning)
Miss H Fleming
Mrs K Newton
Mr J Ryall
Mrs C Unsworth (Deputy Headteacher)
Mrs R Wild


Mr A Butler (Leader of Learning)
Miss H Fitzgerald
Miss E Harris
Mrs C Holmes
Mr R Worrall 

Mathematics Faculty

Dr C Atherton (Leader of Learning)
Mrs T Bradley
Mrs H Croxen
Miss S Dawson
Miss M Evason
Miss V Harrison
Miss H Hewitt
Mrs E Joyce (Assistant Leader of Learning)
Dr D McNamara
Miss J Murphy (Assistant Leader of Learning)
Miss T Watson 

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs J Nuttall (Leader of Learning)
Mr A Kerr
Mrs C Jones
Mrs H Rawson (Temporary Post) 

Performing Arts

Miss K Gough (Leader of Learning, PA)
Mrs R Jacobs (PA/Music)

Physical Education

Mrs J Prince (Leader of Learning)
Mr L Barwise 
Mr C Dignam 
Mrs V Fleming 
Mr M Hancock 
Mrs J Torrance   

Religion, Society and Wellbeing

Mr M Webster (Leader of Learning)
Mr J Downs
Miss H Hill
Mr M Parkinson

Science Faculty

Mrs H Smith (Leader of Learning)
Mrs C Burton
Miss A M Edgar (Assistant Leader of Learning: Physics, maternity cover)
Mr T Foster
Mr D Freeman (Assistant Leader of Learning: Biology)
Dr S Hale (Assistant Leader of Learning: Chemistry)
Miss L Miah
Mrs R Nassau (Assistant Leader of Learning: Physics) *Maternity Leave
Mrs K Oldfield
Miss S Parry
Mrs B Royle (Temporary Post)
Mrs E Shepherd
Mrs L Wharton


Mr C Dignam
Mrs A Suter

D of E Award Scheme

Mr L Jones
Mr P Cartwright