The Pastoral Team

Our Pastoral Team is highly experienced, and we endeavour to work with parents and carers to provide the highest level of support that we can. As well as those listed here, each student has a dedicated Form Tutor, who should be the first point of contact for any issues.

School Year 2023-24:



Mrs J Bell

Designated Safeguarding Lead
Deputy Head in charge of Pastoral Care

Key Stage 3 (Years 7, 8 and 9)

Mr M Simpson

Key Stage 3 Pastoral Lead, DDSL

Mr P Digby

Year Leader, Year 7

Mrs H Lennon

Assistant Year Leader, Year 7

Mr M Briggs

Acting Year Leader, Year 8

Miss C Whittock

Acting Assistant Year Leader, Year 8

Mr C Blake

Year Leader, Year 9

Mr J Humberstone

Assistant Year Leader, Year 9

Key Stage 4 (Years 10 and 11)

Mr S Bowman

Key Stage 4 Pastoral Lead, DDSL

Mrs F Banner

Year Leader, Year 10

Mr J Kidd

Assistant Year Leader, Year 10

Mrs R Anderson

Year Leader, Year 11

Mrs A Ward

Assistant Year Leader, Year 11

Key Stage 5 / Sixth Form (Years 12 and 13)

Mr J Wilbraham

Assistant Head, Head of Sixth Form, DDSL

Miss K Simpson

Deputy Head of Sixth Form

Mr C Everett

Senior Tutor

Mrs H Nixon

Senior Tutor

Other Support

Miss H Davies Assistant Headteacher, SENDCO and Inclusion Lead, DDSL

Mr T Bowman

Senior Teacher & Punctuality Lead

Mrs J Coady

Attendance and Welfare Manager

Mrs L Wood

Student Support Centre Manager, DDSL