Our Staff

Key Contacts



Academy Leadership Group:

Associate Executive Principal - Miss N Gibb

Acting Principal - Mr H Zaheer


Care and Support contacts in the Academy:

Personal Development Leader (Y9 & Y10) - Mr C Wood

Personal Development Leader (Y7 & Y8) - Mrs D Arkley


Student Support:

Director of Inclusion & Additional Needs - Mrs M Butler

If you require any help or information phone the Academy on 0191 4204555 or email [email protected]


Full staff list


Mrs D Arkley - Personal Development Leader (Y7 & Y8)

Mrs E Arrowsmith - Humanities

Mr T Bilham - Faculty Leader: Humanities

Mr G Bowman - Music

Miss L Broadway - Humanities and Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs M Butler - Director of Inclusion & Additional Needs

Miss L Carmichael - Physical Education

Mrs H Collinson - Attendance Leader

Mr M Coy - Physical Education

Mr D Frew - Physical Education

Miss E Gladwin - English

Miss N Gibb - Associate Executive Principal

Miss G Goundry - Admin Assistant: Attendance

Miss A Harrison - Student Support

Miss K Jackson - Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Mr A Lawerence - Maths

Mrs C Laws - Admin Assistant: Curriculum

Mrs J Leonard - Art

Mrs L Minnikin - Child Development

Mrs R Ng - Art

Mr A O'Connor - History

Miss F Parry - English

Mrs N Readman - Science

Mr K Reilly - Technician

Mrs S Reilly - Admin Assistant: SEN

Mrs S Shaw - Humanities and Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs E Telford - Data Manager

Mrs G Toner - Office Manager / Operations Manager

Mrs R Walker - Design Technology

Mrs N Webber - Computing

Ms K Wilson - Principal & Vice Principal Personal Assistant

Miss H Whyman - Director of English

Mr C Wood - Personal Development Leader (Y9 & Y10)

Mr H Zaheer - Acting Principal