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Business and Economics

Please find more information regarding "Business Studies & ICT" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • John Brameld BSc (Applied Economics), PGCE, (Head of Business and Economics)
  • Sabina Matthews BA (Tourism Business Management), PGCE (Deputy Head of Sixth Form)
  • Martin Whapham BSc (Economics), PGCE, (EPQ Coordinator)

English and Media

Please find more information regarding English and Media - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Linda Latimer-Jones BA (English), Cert Ed, (Head of English & Media)
  • Jade Britton BA (English), PGCE, (Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Sophie Doherty BA (Ancient History and Civilisation), PGCE (Deputy Head of English & Key Stage 4 Coordinator)
  • Nita DíSilva-Collins BA (English), MA (Literature & Politics), PGCE, (Lead Practitioner)
  • Kate Frances BA (English, Education, Art History & Maori Studies), PGCE
  • William Furnell BA (English Literature & History), PCGE, (English Key Stage 3 Coordinator), (Deputy Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Karin Junker BA (English & German), PGCE, (Deputy Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Ivana Lalovic BA (Classics) PGCE (Enrichment & Cross Curricular Development)
  • Eoin Meade BA (Politics & Philosophy), MA (Media & Communications), PGCE, (Head of Media Studies)
  • Rachel Nightingale BA (English Literature), PGCE, (English KS5 Co-ordinator)
  • Jennifer Sanderson BA (English) PGCE
  • Charlotte Sullivan BA (English Literature) PGCE
  • Heather Sutcliffe MA (English), PGCE
  • Maja Zafirovska BA (English Language & Literature), PGCE, (Year Curriculum Coordinator)


Please find more information regarding "Humanities" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Jessica Beattie MA (History), PGCE, (Head of Humanities)
  • Ruhena Bakhsh BA (South Asian Studies) BA (Visual Theories), PGCE, (Head of Religious Studies)
  • Amanda Betts BA (Sociology & Religious Studies), PGCE, (Deputy Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Moya Bradley BA (Geography), BA Liberal Arts (Geography), PGCE
  • Samantha Clerke BSc (Geography & Environmental Science), Grad Dip Teaching (Head of Geography)
  • Yasmin Duggan BA (History), BSc (Psychology), MSc (Occupational Psychology) PGCE
  • Noemi Heipl-Freeman BA (History), PGCE
  • Sharon Higgins BA (History), PGCE (Head of History)
  • Kathryn Mabey BA (Religious Studies & Theology), PGCE, (Citizenship & PSHE Coordinator)
  • Mariam Mahmoud BSc (Psychology), MTeach, PGCE, (Head of Social Sciences)
  • Catherine Manson BA (War, Conflict and Modernity), MSc (Policy Studies), PGDipEd
  • Aimee Simpson BA (History), PGCE
  • Hannah Walton BSc (Geography), PGCE


Please find more information regarding "Languages" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Debbie Peel BSc (French & European Studies), PGCE, (Head of Languages)
  • Khalid Ahmed BSc (Science), MSc (Biochemistry), MSc (Molecular Pathology), PGCE
  • Lucy Barrington-Wells MA (Spanish & European History), PGCE (Head of Spanish)
  • Sarah Brack BA (Italian Studies), PGCE, (Subject Leader for Latin Studies, Ancient Greek and Mandarin)
  • Robert Compper BA (Humanities), PGCE Ioana Gheorghe BA (European Studies with Modern Languages), MA (Translation Theory & Practice), PGCE
  • Victoria Prior BA (French & German), PGCE, (Head of French) Alice Torres BA (Communication), MA (Communication), PGCE

Learning Support

Please find more information regarding "Learning Support" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Lindsey Tobin BA (Religion, Philosophy & Ethics), PGCE, (SENCO)
  • Barbara Hopgood BEd (Education & Theology)
  • Violetta Krysciak MA (Geography), PGCE, (Joint EMAG Coordinator)
  • Vlasta Rebrosova Teaching Diploma, PGCE
  • Elly Young BSc (Biological Sciences), PGCE, (Joint EMAG Coordinator)
  • Zeynap Maras Instructor

Mathematics and Computing 

Please find more information regarding "Mathematics" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Paul Gerrard BA (Mathematics & Philosophy), PGCE, (Head of Mathematics & Computing)
  • Atefah Webster BSc (Electrical Engineering), PGCE
  • Paul Acquah BSc (Mechanical Engineering & Mathematics), MSc (Information Systems Management), PGCE (Computing Key Stage 4 & 5)
  • Jose Alvarez BSc (Statistics), PGCE, (Mathematics Key Stage 5 Coordinator)
  • Ilse du Toit BSc (Mathematics), BEd (Mathematics), PGCE (Deputy Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Alexandra Harrison BSc(Hons) BioVeterinary Science, (PCGE, KS2 Transition Coordinator)
  • Alam Khan BSc (Economics), PGCE
  • Daniel Lewis BSc (Mathematics), PGCE, (Raising Standards Leader – Sixth Form), ( I/C Mathematics Enrichment )
  • Angelina McDonald BA (Business Studies), MTeach, PGCE
  • Jennifer Osodo BEd, MSc (Computer Based Information Systems), PhD, (Key Stage 3 Computing & ICT across the Curriculum)
  • Christopher Owens BSc (Mathematics), PGCE
  • Andre Petersen BTech (Educational Management), HDE IV (Secondary), (Mathematics Key Stage 4 Coordinator), (Deputy Head of Mathematics)
  • Claire Rupprecht BA (Mathematics & Spanish), PGCE, (Mathematics Key Stage 3 Coordinator)
  • Medina Ubah BA (Applied Economics/Sociology), PGCE

Physical and Arts Education

Please find more information regarding "Physical and Arts Education" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Sue Dunn BA (Drama, English), PGCE, (Head of Physical & Arts Education)
  • Lecia Burke BA (Dance), PGCE (Head of Dance)
  • Elgar Clayton Fellowship of Music, Grad Dip Teaching, (Head of Music)
  • Kerry Harvey BA (Choreography amd Dance), PGCE
  • Ann Jarvis BEd (Education & Physical Education), Cert Ed, (Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Lauren Kennedy BSc (Sports & Exercise), PGCE
  • Lucy Kriskinans BEd (Physical Education), (PE Enrichment Coordinator + BTEC Sport Subject Leader), (Raising Standards Leader – Sixth Form)
  • Lynsey McCall BA (Contemporary Theatre & Performance), (Head of Drama)
  • Cathryn Potter BSc (Sports Science), PGCE, (Head of PE)
  • Christopher Solecki (B Music, BEd, QTS)
  • Lyndsey Covell (BA (hons) in Dance Choreography, CertEd in Physical Theatre and PGCE:Dance) (Head of Dance)


Please find more information regarding "Science" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Lesley Brenton BEd, PGCE (Head of Science)
  • Siobhan Bailey BSc (Medical Microbiology & Virology), PGCE (Deputy Year Currirculum Coordinator)
  • Azmina Bakh BSc (Biochemistry), PGCE, (Head of Chemistry Key Stages 4 & 5)
  • James Beaumont BSc (Chemistry), PGCE
  • Nicholas Benjamin BSc (Pharmaceutical Chemistry), PGCE
  • Anna Budd BSc (Biomedical Science), PGCE (Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Jackie Colgan HNC (Applied Physics), BSc (Physics), PGCE, (Year Curriculum Coordinator)
  • Jason Darter BSc (Biology & Education), PGCE
  • Sandar Din BSc (Physics), Cert. Information Technology, PGCE, (Careers Manager & Work Related Learning Coordinator)
  • Liam Harris BSc (Biochemistry & Forensic Biology), PGCE, (Deputy Head of Sixth Form)
  • Mark Homer BSc (Physics), PGCE, (Deputy Head of Science & Head of Physics, Key Stages 4 & 5)
  • Corin Jones BSc (Physiology), PGCE, (Head of Biology, Key Stages 4&5)
  • Aneil Sumer BSc (Biology & Chemistry), Grad Dip Teaching, (Science KS3 Coordinator

Visual Arts & Design Technology

Please find more information regarding "Visual Arts & Design Technology" - Teaching Staff in this section.

  • Jenni Griffith BA (Fine Art), MA, PGCE, (Head of Visual Arts & Design Technology)
  • Nasima Begum BA (Graphic & Media Design), PGCE
  • Saskay Bennett BA (Design for Graphic Communication), PGCE, (i/c BTEC Hospitality)
  • Andrew Fyvie BA (Art), MA (Fine Art), PGCE,
  • Neil Harman BA (Fine Art), PGCE, (Head of Photography)
  • Charleen Hunter BA (Interior Architecture & Design), PGCE
  • Debra Lawrence BA (Textiles & Fashion), PGCE, (Key Stage 4 DT)
  • Alison Meechan BA (Graphic Design & Illustration), PGCE, (Head of Art)
  • Natalie Rudkin BA (Textile Design), PGCE, (Key Stage 3 DT)