School Leadership

 Headteacher

Mr Richard Woodland, responsible for:

  • The school’s vision, ethos, culture and strategic direction
  • Health and Safety (Mr Mark Dewdney is our first point of contact for H & S concerns)
  • Quality assurance in all aspects of the school, as delegated through other senior staff
 Deputy Headteacher (Inclusion)

  • Miss Melissa Dennis, responsible for:
    • Safeguarding (Designated Safeguarding Lead)
    • Student attendance
    • Student wellbeing
 Deputy Headteacher (Curriculum)

  • Mr Stuart Koehler-Lewis, responsible for:
    • Curriculum content, including examinations at Key Stage 4 and Post 16
    • Academic data, target setting and monitoring student progress
    • Pupil Premium
    • Feedback, assessment and independent learning
 Assistant Headteacher

  • Mrs Caroline Granville, responsible for:
    • Promoting outstanding classroom practice
    • Student Rewards
    • Initial Teacher Training (our ITEC is Mr Neil Kay) and NQT Induction
 Assistant Headteacher

  • Mr Stuart Sinclair, responsible for:
    • Staff wellbeing, attendance and cover arrangements
    • Staff appraisal
    • Media and public relations
 Assistant Headteacher

  • Mrs Lara Sutherland, responsible for:
    • Standards of behaviour on the school-site
    • Student leadership
    • Work-related Learning (our specialist Careers Teacher is Mr Gary White) and Applied Learning
    • Extra-curricular programmes, including Enrichment Week, educational visits  (including the role of EVC) and our community sport facilities
 Associate Assistant Headteacher

Mr Paul Fox-Brewer, responsible for:

  • Improving student attendance
  • Overseeing standards of behaviour to and from school
 School Business Manager

Mrs Angela Hughes, responsible for:

  • Budget setting and monitoring
  • All finance operations, including payroll, external contracts and purchasing