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Key Staff

Leadership Team


                                                                    Mr A Sheppard - Executive Headteacher



 Mr L Baxter


Tollfield Campus 



Mrs E Cresswell

Deputy Headteacher


Mr T Duce

Deputy Headteacher



Mrs J Cartwright

Assistant Headteacher


Mr D Poulson

Assistant Headteacher



Mrs A Stevens

Assistant Headteacher


Mrs T Broadbridge

Assistant Headteacher




Mrs R Sanderson

Assistant Headteacher / SENDCO

Mrs A Parker

Designated Safeguarding Lead/  Assistant Headteacher/Attendance Champion









Heads of Faculty

Each subject within the academy is run by a Head of Faculty. The Head of Faculty carefully plans work with ther team to plan a curriculum that gives you a breadth of knowledge and skills to support you in becoming a successful citizen of the future.

You may see these staff coming in and out of your classrooms, reviewing the quality of education within their subjects.

 - Head of Maths


Mrs M Hunton - Head of Languages

Dr A Jackson - Head of Science

(Picture coming soon)


Mrs C Reynolds - Head of Vocational Strand 1

Miss V Bowman - Head of Music/Arts

Mrs A Pieniak - Head of PE

Mrs S Meredith - Head of Humanities

Mrs E Ladds-White - Head of Vocational Strand 2

Miss T Gallagher - Careers






Pastoral Team

The Pastoral Team are here to support you and your wellbeing. This great team of staff are here to support you throughout your time within the academy.

They will work with you, listen to you, and will not be afraid to tell you when you are making poor choices. Got any problems at school? Talk to the team and they will help you out.

Mrs C Thornalley - Head of Year

Mrs R Sanderson - SENCO

Mrs A Brown - Deputy SENCO


Miss K McCrainor - Head of Year

Miss T Sargeant - Head of Year

Mr L Epton - Head of Year

Mrs A Crowley - Head of Year

Mr R Young - Head of Year

Mrs V Howard - Assistant Head of Year