Our Staff


Senior Leadership Team
Mr B Baxter Executive Headteacher (The Cooper School/Glory Farm School)
Ms G Merritt Deputy Headteacher
Mr R Hiscock Assistant Headteacher
Dr R Whannel Assistant Headteacher
Mr M Doorley Assistant Headteacher/Director of Post 16 Studies
Mrs R Mills-Webb Assistant Headteacher
Mr S Baker Assistant Headteacher


Department Name  
English Mrs S Sparshott Head of Department
Ms L Wing 2 i/c
Ms R Humphris Leading Practitioner/Literacy Co-ordinator
Mrs Gill Merritt Deputy Headteacher
Mr B Baxter Executive Head teacher
Mr M Doorley Director of Post 16 Studies
Mrs T Eggleston
Ms K Webb Head of Year 10
Ms S Badger
Mrs J Gill Head of Media
Ms S Taylor  3 i/c
Ms H Clough
Ms K O’Flynn
Ms C Winter
Ms S Blair
Maths Mrs S McMillan Head of Department
Dr S Gilbert 2 I/c
Mr E McGill
Mr A Mutemererwa
Ms L Childs 3 i/c (job share)
Mr H Abaee
Mr L Slevin  3 i/c (job share)
Ms A Llewelyn
Mr H Thompson
Mr S Fowler
Mr S Hulley Assistant Head of Churchill House
Science Ms R Mills-Webb Assistant Headteacher
Ms H Hurdle Head of Science
Mr W Keeling 3 i/c
Mrs P Patel Assistant Head of Nightingale House
Dr R Whannel Assistant Headteacher
Mrs A Tweddle Acting 2 i/c
Ms A Watkins
Ms K O’Malley
Ms C Wilkinson
Ms L Bradley
Ms L Rahman
Ms A Lockett
Mrs S Baudoux
 Technology Mr A Coggins Head of Department
Mr I Hore 2 i/c
Mr G Frogley Engineering
Mrs V Stoner
Ms J Moore
Mr C McKenzie Acting Head of Nightingale House
Ms G Button-Copeland
MFL Mrs P Hickman Head of Department
Mrs K Roche-Ali 2 I/c
Mrs L Douet
Mr R Gibson Acting Head of Churchill House
Ms Y Aribas
Geography Mrs J Post Head of Department
Ms V Davies
Ms R Newing
Mr D Chambers
Ms J Ward
Business Studies Mr R Green Head of Department
Mr M Phelps
Mr I Tweed Associate Assistant Headteacher – Director of Inclusion
History Mr C Kendall Head of Department
Mr R Hiscock Assistant Headteacher
Ms C Winwood Leading Practitioner
Mr P Dean Head of Nightingale House
Ms G O’Hanlon Assistant Head of Newton House
Ms H Preston-Gibb
Sociology Mrs M Underwood Assistant Head  of Post 16
Mr S Lynch  Acting Head of Department
Drama Ms L Byford Head of Department
Music Mr B Dipple Head of Department
Ms C Edwards
Art Mrs L Smythe Head of Department
Mrs M Burnand
Ms K Agrah
Computer Science Mrs N Wordsworth Primary Computing Subject Leader
Mr M Malins Teacher of Computer Science
RE Ms G Harris Lead Teacher of RE
Mrs K Brown
Mrs G Harris
Ms J Rawson
Psychology Ms J Holder Head of Department
PE Mr D Cook Acting Head of  Department
Mrs K Sheppard 2 i/c
Mr J Simmonds Head of Year 11
Ms A Hillier Head of Newton House
Mrs S Kirkwood  SSCO
Ms A Kent
Mr J Henderson
Support Staff Ms J Davison Director of Business & Finance
Mr R Dodsworth Senior Operations Manager
Mrs B Munro Headteacher’s PA
Mrs S Williams Student Support Manager (Newton House)
Mrs K Burge Student Support Manager (Churchill House)
Ms J Devereaux Student Support Manager (Nightingale House)
Mrs E Payne Student Support Manager (Year 10 & 11)
Mrs C Burnby Post 16 Student Support & Events Co-ordinator
Mrs N Jeacock Finance Manager
Mrs B Olah Finance Officer
Ms C Doolan Finance Assistant
 Mrs C Ottaway Business Support Supervisor
Mrs K Knight-Archer Receptionist
Mrs S Walker Receptionist
Mrs S Cox Reprograpahics Officer
Ms M Hutton Curriculum Support Officer
Mrs E Le Brun-Hayward HR Manager
Ms M Kelly HR Officer
Mrs S Gill MIS Exams & Data Manager
Mrs J Baker Exams Officer
Ms A Clements Data Officer
Mr W Judge Estate Supervisor
Mr I Newman Estate Support Assistant
Mr S Szczepanik Estate Support Assistant
Mr B Skelton Estate Support Assistant
Ms K Nugent Senior Science Technician
Mrs A Reynolds Science Technician
Ms N Morgan Science Technician
Ms S Arumugham Science Technician
Mr D Muir D&T, Engineering Technician
Mrs C McCormack D&T , Food & Textiles Technicians
Ms C Watts Art Technician
Mr L Hutchinson IT Services Manager
Mrs D Paviour IT, Communications & Marketing Manager
Mr M Plowman Second Line IT Support Technician
Mr M Emerson First Line IT Support Technician
Ms E Elkington Junior IT Support Technician
Mrs W Spencer Jan Charman Centre Manager
Mrs J Wise Jan Charman Assistant Manager
Mrs A Penny Deputy SENCo
Ms D Chatterley HLTA Base Manager
Mrs J Green Teaching Assistant (HLTA – Science)
Mr B Tweddle Teaching Assistant (HLTA – Science)
Ms S Davies Teaching Assistant (HLTA – Maths)
Ms J Byfield Teaching Assistant (HLTA – Maths)
Mrs L Keen Teaching Assistant ( HLTA – English)
Mrs M Higginbottom Teaching Assistant (HLTA – English)
Ms K Colvill Teaching Assistant (HLTA – Humanities)
Ms D Coppin HLTA – Key worker
Ms G Gow HLTA – Keyworker
Mrs N Hill HLTA – Keyworker
Mrs W Elliott HLTA – Keyworker
Ms K Webb HLTA – Keyworker
Ms G Gow HLTA – Keyworker
Mr C Cluness Teaching Assistant
Ms J Wise Teaching Assistant
Ms S Brunwin Teaching Assistant
Ms R Hazard Reading Coordinator
Mrs G Treanor Cover & Attendance Manager
Mrs J Allnutt Cover Supervisor
Mrs P Mackay Cover Supervisor
Mr G Eilertsen Cover Supervisor
Ms M Edwards Cover Supervisor
Ms L Happell School Nurse
Ms J Robarts Cleaning Supervisor
Mrs S McKnight Cleaner
Mr J Bannister Cleaner & Estate Assistant
Ms B Scott Cleaner
Mrs S Prpa Cleaner
Ms T Johnson Cleaner
Ms M Hiles Cleaner
Mr J Hicks Cleaner
Ms S Prpa Cleaner
Ms J Taylor Cleaner
Ms S Ghale Cleaner
Ms S Gurung Cleaner