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We are privileged to have a team of highly experienced, well qualified and committed specialist staff.

Senior Leadership

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Mr Neil Walker BSc (St Andrews), MA (MMU), PGCE

Headmaster

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Mr J Leese, CPFA

Bursar

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Mrs K Quinn BA Hons PGCE

Deputy Head

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*Mr S Ratcliffe BA Hons (Wimbledon School of Art) MFA (Cranbrook Academy of Art Michigan) PGCE

Assistant Head, Art & Design, Graphics

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Mrs C Baines BSc Hons (UMIST), PGCE Assistant Head of Junior House

Assistant Head

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Mrs E Wise BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE *

Assistant Head, Head of Sixth Form, Designated Safeguarding Lead, MFL

Senior House Teaching Staff

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Mr D Stone, BA Hons (Kingston) PGCE (Northumbria)

Art & Design, Graphics, Textiles

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Mrs D Carton, BA (Hons) QTS, Leeds

Business Studies

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Mrs E Forster, MA Hons (Cantab) PGCE

Drama/Theatre Studies, English

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Mrs N McGowan, BA Hons (University of East Anglia), PGCE

Drama/Theatre Studies, English

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Dr A Leng, BA Hons, MA (Reading) PhD University of Queensland

English

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*Mrs H Morell BSc Chemical Engineering (Columbia, New York City, USA)

Science, Biology, Maths, Examinations Officer

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Mr C Dunn MA Hons (Cantab)

Geography

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Mrs J Harris BA Hons (Northumbria) PGCE

History

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Mrs E Gardner, BA (Cantab), MA (Cantab), PGCE

Geography

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Mrs L Hender BA Hons (Northumbria)

Home Economics

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Mrs C Lloyd BA Hons (Liverpool) PGCE (Manchester)

ICT

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Mrs F Swift MA Hons (Cantab) MEng (Cantab) PGCE

Mathematics

Mrs L Marshall BEng Hons (Liverpool) PGCE

Mrs L Marshall BEng Hons (Liverpool) PGCE

Mathematics, Mindfulness

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Dr K Barnett MMATH (Newcastle), PhD (Dunelm)

Mathematics

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Mrs F Boyce BA Hons (Salford) PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

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Mrs S Dodds BA Hons (Dunelm) PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

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Director of Sport - Miss N Baguley BSc (Lancaster) PGCE

Physical Education

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Miss M Lamb BSc (Sheffield) PGCE

Physical Education

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Mr S Shieber BA Hons(Dunelm) PGCE MA

Religious Studies

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Dr E Corbin BA Hons (Oxon) MSc (Newcastle) PhD(Newcastle)

Physics

Mrs Joy Dudley,BSc Hons(Newcastle), PGCE(Dunelm)

Mrs Joy Dudley,BSc Hons(Newcastle), PGCE(Dunelm)

Science, Biology

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Mr P Russell, BSc (Hons) Bath, PGCE

Chemistry

Mrs E Thompson BSc BD (OU), PGCE

Mrs E Thompson BSc BD (OU), PGCE

Additional Learning Support

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Additional Learning Support

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Dr L Hardy BA Hons PhD

Director of Music

Mrs K Nicholson BEd Hons

Mrs K Nicholson BEd Hons

Physical Education

Junior House Teaching Staff

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Mrs N Alexanders BA Hons (Newcastle) PGCE

Early Years

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Miss J N Brown BSc Hons (Huddersfield) PGCE

Teaching Staff - Year 2

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Mrs F Collier BA Hons (Keele) PGCE

French

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Mrs H Dean BEd Hons (Northumbria)

Year 4

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Miss G McKeating BEd Hons (York)

Year 1

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Mrs K Meeson BSc Hons (Northumbria) PGCE

Year 3

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Mrs J Slack BA Hons (Hull) ACA PGCE

Year 6

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Mrs T McQuade NCFE Level 2 ONC Dyslexia Level 3

Additional Learning Support

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Mrs L Kendall, BA Hons (York) and PGCE (Northumbria)

Additional Learning Support

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Mrs L McNaught BA Hons (North Staffs) NVQ Level 3

Early Years Teaching Assistant

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Mrs Rachel Smallman-King BScHons

Year 5

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Miss A McKale NVQ Level 3 (Early Years)

Early Years Teaching Assistant

Senior Management Team

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Mr Neil Walker BSc (St Andrews), MA (MMU), PGCE

Headmaster

Administrative Staff

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Mrs D Oldroyd

Domestic Bursar

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Mrs J Jokelson

Head's PA

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Mrs A Dryden BA Northumbria

Junior House Secretary

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Dr A Rose

Laboratory Technician

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Mrs M Brannigan

Marketing Co-ordinator

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