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Weston Favell Academy

Key Staff

The Academy is led by Mr Todd Johnson, Senior Executive Principal. There is also a Senior Leadership Team (SLT) of Deputy Principals, Senior Assistant Principals and Assistant Principals.

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

Senior Leadership Team


Mr T Johnson

Senior Executive Principal


Mrs L Hedges

Head of School

Mrs J Watson

Deputy Principal - Personal Development, Welfare & Attendance

Miss J Pearson 

Senior Assistant Principal - Teaching and Learning

Ms V Davies

Senior Assistant Principal - Teaching and Learning

Mr P Cummins

Senior Assistant Principal - Data

Mr S Last 

Senior Assistant Principal - Outcomes

Mr J Lucas

Senior Assistant Principal - Behaviour & Attitudes

Mr N Patel

Assistant Principal - Personal Development


Welfare and Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs S Lightbody


Special Educational Needs Co-Ordinator

Mr R Collier


Assistant Principals

Miss W Howard 

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead English

Mrs L Horne

Assistant Principal Literacy                     

Mr C Makris

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead Maths

Mr J Barker

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead Science 

Ms R Cool

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead EBacc

Mr R Lewis

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead Open Element

Mr L Berrill

Assistant Principal Priority Groups

Mrs L Mann

Director of Sixth Form


Head of Year

Mrs S Edwards

Year 7

Mrs A Ajayi

Year 8

Miss S McDowall

Year 9

Miss S Kyle

Year 10

Mr D Westell

Year 11


Deputy Head of Year

Ms A Moran

Year 7

Ms M Parrett

Year 8

Ms McNee

Year 9

Mr S Leighton

Year 10

Miss N Kelly

Year 11

Miss K McNee

Year 11


Attendance Lead

Mr C Harrison