Our Staff


Mr A Mirams B.Sc. (Hons), PGCE, NPQH

Head of School - Primary

Mrs A Knoupe  B.A. (Hons) PGCE, NPQH

Head of School - Secondary

Mrs D Jenkins B.Sc., GTP

Assistant Headteacher &

SENCO - Secondary

Mrs M Burdock B.A.(Hons), PGCE, SEN

Assistant Headteacher

(SEND and Support)

Mr C Knight B.A. (Hons), MA, PGCE, NPQH

Assistant Headteacher

(Personal Development)

Mr D Morgan B.Sc. (Hons), MA, PGCE

Assistant Headteacher

(Quality of Education)

Mr L Waddon  B.Sc. (Hons), GTP

Assistant Headteacher

(Behaviour and Attitudes)

Mrs L Welsh  B.A. (Hons), PGCE

Assistant Headteacher

(SENCO & Safeguarding - Primary)

Mrs S Mirams LLB (Hons), LPC, PGCE, NASenco

Assistant Headteacher (EYFS and KS1 Lead) 

Miss R Mitchell

Assistant Headteacher

(KS2 Lead)

Mr J Duffy  B.Sc. (Hons), PGCE


Primary Class Teachers and Class Support


KS1 Lead Miss R Mitchell
KS2 Lead Mr J Duffy
Primary PE specialist and Extended day Mrs L Wright


Year Class Teacher Teaching Assistant Additional Adults



Rebecca Richardson

Vikki Farbrace

Julie Baker



Molly Joseph

Lucy Creed

Abigail Reed

Year 1


Cheryl White

Keira Brunger

Katherine McCarthy

Year 1


Chloe Fairhurst

Justene Botha

Emma Rake

Year 2


Lisa Browne

Debbi Neal Violet Booth

Year 2


Jo Knight

Sabrina Law

Tom Hunt

Year 3


Stephanie Holmes

Gemma Murray

Briony Fleet

Year 3

Magna Carta

Corinna Pawley

Deborah Cousins

Kim Neal

Year 4


Jodie Moss

Julie Louca

Jamie Jacovou

Year 4


Freya Bullard

Nazia Abdulla

Laura Orsler

Year 5


Analise Gray

Jenny Chapman-Watts

Vanessa Jones

Year 5


Lucy Collette/Jill Wells

Sally Ann Casey

Ryan Vincent

Year 6


Becky Sutherland

Chantelle Amini

Paul Monaghan
Year 6 Exmoor

Christina Joy

Vanessa Jones (PM) Kevin Waller



Stacey Reeves, Sumaya Finch, Claire Nickolls & Jade Couldridge


PPA Cover

Sophie Brown and Ruth Neal

Head of Year and Year Support - Secondary

English Department - Secondary


Mrs J Davies Director of English / Teacher of English
Miss S Emmins 2ic Impact & Intent English / Teacher of English
Mrs S Toner Teacher of English
Mrs J Pennington Teacher of English / Director of Teaching and Learning
Mr R Hancock Teacher of English
Mr R Kirby Teacher of English
Mrs C Giles Teacher of English
Ms C Stone Teacher of English
Mrs J Sales Teacher of English

Maths Department - Secondary


Mrs L Ballen Director of Mathematics / Teacher of Maths
Mrs R Harrington 2ic Intent & Impact Maths / Teacher of Maths
Mr J Dack Teacher of Maths
Miss K Dow Teacher of Maths
Mrs L Howard Teacher of Maths / Director of Transition and Progression
Mrs D Jenkins Teacher of Maths
Mr M Kulubya Teacher of Maths
Miss D Hyde Teacher of Maths / Director of Sixth Form
Mrs S Leal Teacher of Maths
Mr A Caloudis Teacher of Maths
Mrs V Sadler Teacher of Maths / Director of Student Careers

Science Department - Secondary


Mrs J Miller Director of Science / Teacher of Science
Mrs M Dawson 2ic Intent Science / Teacher of Science
Miss K Keane 2ic Impact Science / Teacher of Science
Mrs K Best Teacher of Science / Personal Development Manager
Mr R Crouch Teacher of Science
Mr C Gotora Teacher of Science
Mr G Ingoldsby Teacher of Science
Mr J MacGowan Teacher of Science
Mr D Morgan Teacher of Science / Computing / Business
Mrs T Kennedy Teacher of Science / Health and Social Care
Mrs L Britnell Teacher of Science

Foundation Department - Secondary

Foundation Studies

Mrs D Brooks Director of Foundation Studies / Teacher of Geography
Ms SJ O'Sullivan 2ic Impact Foundation / Teacher of History
Mrs D Jackson 2ic Intent Foundation/Teacher of RE
Mr L Prentice Teacher of MFL
Mr K Dymock Teacher of Geography
Mrs B O'Brien Teacher of Geography
Ms M Dowling Teacher of History and Geography
Mr I Moore Teacher of History and RE
Miss B Lima Teacher of History
Mrs R Verniuewe Teacher of MFL / AEN Support Manager
Mr I Bennett Teacher of MFL
Mr C Knight Teacher of RE / Assistant Headteacher
Mrs C Worthington Teacher of RE
Miss O Crow Teacher of RE

Creative Department - Secondary

Creative Studies

Miss H Goodall Director of Creative Studies / Teacher of Engineering
Mrs P Deed 2ic Impact Creative / Teacher of Art & Design
Mrs J Philbrick 2ic Intent Creative / Teacher of Engineering
Mr R Norman Teacher of Art & Design
Mr A Day Teacher of Art & Design
Mrs L Welsh Teacher of Drama
Miss S Jones Teacher of Engineering
Mrs L Howard Teacher of Food/Hospitality and Catering / Head of Year 7
Miss T Castle Teacher of Music

Vocational Department - Secondary

Vocational Studies

Mrs S Kirby Director of Vocational Studies / Teacher of Travel and Sport
Mr D Cartland 2ic Intent Vocational / Teacher of Business
Miss J Denton 2ic Impact Vocational / Teacher of Computing
Mrs S Beckett Teacher of Business
Mrs T Kennedy Teacher of Psychology and Health and Social Care
Mrs L Howard Teacher of Law / Maths / Director of Personal Development and Transition
Mr J Desmond Teacher of Law and Travel
Mr M Wakefield Teacher of Sport / Head of Year 10
Mr G Wood Teacher of Sport
Mr D Morgan Teacher of Computing / Science / Business
Mrs S Valentine Teacher of Sport
Mr J Cox Teacher of Sport
Miss  M Scott Teacher of Health and Social Care
Mr P Hughes Teacher of Psychology, Travel and Health & Social Care
Miss L Tanti Teacher of Sport

SEND Department - Secondary

SEND Department

Mrs M Burdock Assistant Headteacher, SEND
Mrs J Hurley Senior Teaching Assistant
Mrs R Vernieuwe AEN Support Manager
Miss C Climie Teaching Assistant
Ms K Bonny Teaching Assistant/Senior Welfare Assistant
Mrs C Davies Teaching Assistant
Mrs D Smoker Teaching Assistant/Welfare Assistant
Mrs H Faraday Teaching Assistant
Ms V Hill Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Marshall Teaching Assistant
Mrs H Hutchinson Teaching Assistant/Welfare Assistant
Mrs A Stickels Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Cooke Teaching Assistant and Literacy Support
Miss K Lovelock Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Williamson Teaching Assistant


Support Staff

Support Staff

Mrs R Goldwin Director of Administration and Personnel/PA to Headteacher
Mrs E Cowin Administrator/Personnel / PA to Head of School - Secondary
Mrs S Taft Administrator / Admissions / Behaviour
Miss T Berry Administrator / Clerk to Governors
Mrs A Shaw PA to Head of School - Primary / Primary Admin Lead
Mrs S Hamlyn PA to Primary SENCO
Mrs J Hancock Attendance Officer
Mrs J Horn Attendance Welfare Officer
Mrs B Wratten Behaviour and Safeguarding Support
Mrs S Simmons CIC Co-Ordinator
Mrs M Scott CIC Co-Ordinator
Mrs J Richardson CIC Co-Ordinator
Miss J Pardo Data and Reporting
Mrs S Lewis Examinations Officer/Website
Mr P Humphries Family Support Manager
Mrs E Johnson Family Liaison Officer - Primary
Mrs E Burden Director of Finance
Miss R Parker Finance Clerk
Mrs J Bussey Senior Finance Officer
Miss S Shearwood Finance Assistant
Mrs C Garland Receptionist - Secondary (maternity Leave)
Mrs H Brown Receptionist - Secondary
Mrs S Bishop Receptionist - Primary
Mrs C Salter School Nurse
Mrs V Farrow and Mr E McDaid Science Technicians

Site Staff

Mr C Pullen Site Supervisor - Lead
Mr L Hutchinson Site Supervisor (Primary)
Mr S Phillips Site Supervisor
Mr B Whybrow Assistant Caretaker (Primary)
Mr D Wicks Site Supervisor
Mr L Hykaj Lettings and Site Supervisor

Alternative Curriculum Unit

Mr G Hingley Alternative Curriculum Unit Assistant
Miss L Orgill Alternative Curriculum Unit Teacher

Cover Supervisor

Mrs R Elsley Cover Supervisor
Mr D Stevens Cover Supervisor
Mrs L Wright Cover Supervisor (Primary)

Site Housekeeping

Mrs P Baker Mr K Dorsett Mr N Dorsett
Miss C Elson Mrs G Keen Mrs M Lane
Mrs P Mackney Miss S Nicholls Mr P Rake
Mrs C Ralph Mrs C Bull (Primary) Miss A Ward (Primary)
Mrs C Buck Mr D Howard Mr N Patterson (Primary)


Mrs S Reeve Catering Manager
Mrs L Rake Senior Catering Technician
Miss K Marshall Senior Catering Technician - Primary Site
Miss C Davies Catering Technician - Secondary Site
Miss B Gaynor Catering Technician - Secondary Site
Mrs J Jarrett Catering Technician - Secondary Site
Mrs L Reese Catering Technician - Secondary Site
Mrs L Sutton Catering Technician - Primary Site
Miss N Holmes Catering Technician - Secondary Site
Mrs S Williamson Catering Technician - Secondary Site
Mrs H Brown Catering Technician - Primary Site

Other Staff Information

The number of employees with a gross salary above £100K is 1