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Senior Leadership Team

 Roles and responsibilities 

Ms Jayne O'Grady



Mrs Kathryn Chapple

Deputy Headteacher
Director of Teaching, Learning and Professional Practice 
Deputy DSP* Safeguarding


Mr Jon Williams 

Assistant Headteacher
Head of Year 11, Progress and Transition (KS5), Careers
Director of Pankhurst House 



Mr James Reeve

Assistant Headteacher, 
Director of Curriculum, Pathways and Assessment
Director of King House


Mr Adam Cree

Assistant Headteacher
Director of Behaviour, Ethos and Attendance


Mr James Scully

Assistant Headteacher,
DSL* Safeguarding
Head of Year 7 and Transition 
Director of Turing House


Mrs Louise Rainey

Assistant Headteacher
Director of Achievement and Progress
Director of Howard House


Miss Nicola Shawcross

Associate Senior Leader
Quality Assurance and Departmental Self Evaluation and Improvement



Mrs Samantha Finch

School Business Manager


 *Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Middle Level Leaders (Curriculum/Subject Leaders)

Middle level leaders are responsible for their faculty, if your query relates to a particular subject, please contact the Middle Level Leader (MLL). MLLs are responsible for their faculty and as such will be able to direct your query to the most appropriate teacher.


Middle Level Leader


Mrs Dempsey

Expressive Arts

Miss Bussell


Mrs Morrissey


Mrs Horn


Mr Smith


Mr Kelly


Mrs Shawcross

Social Sciences

Miss Farrelly


Miss Conce


Teaching staff 2019 


Heads of Year

Heads of Year are our dedicated pastoral team, they are responsible for the support of children outside of the classroom, liaising with parents/carers and other agencies.


Head of Year


Mr Scully 


Mr Worrall


Mrs Varley


Mrs Boardman

11 Mr Williams


Other members of staff you may need to contact

Job Role

Member of Staff

PA to the Headteacher  

Mrs Stead

SENCo (special educational needs support)

Mrs Walter

School Development Officer 

Mrs Hulton


Support staff 2019