Part of the Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust group of Academies

Key Staff

Key Staff

The Academy is led by Mrs Steele, the Principal. There is also a Senior Leadership Team (SLT) of Deputy Principals and Assistant Principals.

Curriculum Management is undertaken by Heads of Department who are responsible for the efficient delivery of the National Curriculum. Directors of Key Stage manage the year teams and oversee the pastoral welfare of all pupils.

Senior Leadership Team


Mrs R Steele


Mrs E Moss - Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare

Deputy Principal

Ms G Marks - Teaching, Learning and Assessment

Deputy Principal


Mr T Chambers - Progress and Attainment

Deputy Principal



 Miss R Thompson

Assistant Principal - Welfare and Inclusion




Extended Leadership Team

Mrs S Edwards

Director of Transition and Head of Year 7

Mr J Lucas

Director of Key Stage 3

Mr D Westell

Director of Key Stage 4 

Mrs C Russell-Jones

Director of Intervention and Support

Miss D Callis

Lead Teacher and Director of Progress - English

Mr J Etherton

Lead Teacher and Director of Progress - Business/IT

Mr J Bizimana

Lead Teacher and Director of Progress - Maths & Pupil Premium

Mr A Rees Senior Teacher and Director of Progress - Science
Mr J Mann Lead Teacher and Director of Progress - HAPS
Mr P Williams Director of Creative Curriculum

Heads of Department

Miss Z Algar


Miss H Saeed


Miss S Shellard


Mr T Banner


Mrs R Cool-Hopkins

Modern Foreign Languages

Ms H Rowlands


Mr R Collier


Mr M Phipp


Ms M Daniel

Social Sciences and Ethics

Mr P Williams

Design Technology

Mrs E O'Brien

Performing Arts   eo'

Miss J Hodgkinson


Mr A Litchfield


Contacting other staff:

Any other member of Academy staff may also be contacted by email using the following convention