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Senior Staff

Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher – Mr D Leonard
Responsibilities include: School vision and Strategic Direction. School self-evaluation and improvement planning. School ethos and promotion, stakeholder links, Admissions, Line Management: Personnel and appointments, Languages, Business Studies and SENCo. 

Deputy Headteacher – Mr A Sinfield
Responsibilities include: Teaching, Learning and Assessment, CPD, whole school monitoring and evaluation, staff and student leadership development, literacy and numeracy development.  Curriculum Design KS3,4 and 5.  Performance Management, the school timetable and staffing. Line Management of Maths, Science and English.

Assistant Heateacher – Mr S Langton
Responsibilities include: Pupil Premium interventions, outcomes and personal development.  KS3 pupil interventions, careers advice, Yr6/7 transition and the school website.   Line Management: PIXL Edge Coordinator, Social Sciences, Geography, RS and Careers.


Business Manager – Mrs L Barker
Responsibilities include: Finance, Site and Health & Safety.  Line Management for Finance Team, Office, IT, Site Management/Caretaking Team, Cover Manager, Library and Catering

SENCO – Mr J Howell
Head of SEN Department. Responsibilities include: Progress and achievement of all pupils with SEN, identification and assessment of pupils particular needs, EAL, LSA provision.

Assistant Headteacher – Miss McVittie  
Responsibilities include: KS4 pupil intervention and outcome, Yr 8/9 Options.  Line Management of Exams, Literacy Team, Computer Science, Music, Drama and RM and Food Technology.

Assistant Headteacher – Mr R Tester
Responsibilities include: Designated Child Protection Officer, Pupil behaviour, discipline attendance and punctuality, pupil wellbeing, looked after children, the school calendar, recognition programmes and alternative education provisions.  Line Management for Heads of House, Pastoral and  Inclusion Teams , PSEC, PE and Cache.

Assistant Headteacher – Mrs V Schaefer
Responsibilities include: Student achievement and progress at KS5, intervention, KS5 pupil premium provision, Sixth Form transition. Line Management of Sixth Form Team, History, Art, Media and Extended Project.

Please click here to view the Senior Team Organisation Chart.

Head of Austen House: Mr G Blain
Head of Brunel House: Mrs L Jenkins
Head of Fiennes House: Mr J Limon
Head of Newton House: Mr P Nicholls
Head of Roddick House: Mr S Windsor
House Pastoral Manager/Welfare and Attendance Mrs M Hall
Transition Manager (Year 6 into Year 7): Mr N Bell
Careers Leader: Mr G Towsey
Head of Sixth Form: Mrs A Sharma
Deputy Head of Sixth Form: Mrs K Moore
Head of English: Mrs N Gill
Head of Maths: Mr J Fevrier
Mr S Hussain
Head of Science: Mr G Hikel
Head of Art: Mr G Hanley
Head of Business & Economics: Mr E Korboe
Head of Computer Science: Mr D Howell
Head of Dance: Mrs R Minister
Head of Design & Technology: Mrs H Barnard
Head of Drama: Miss P Judge
Head of Geography: Miss Z Barrett 
Head of Humanities: Miss M Marsden
Head of Languages: Miss E Gambino
Head of Media: Mrs A Victor
Head of PE: Mrs C Reid
Head of Performing Arts (Music, Dance & Drama): Mrs R Minister
Head of Social Sciences: Mrs J Williams
Head of RS: Mr G Blain
Mr S Windsor