Senior Management Team

Anton Maree

Anton Maree

Head

B.A. Rhodes (HDE)

Guy Emmett

Guy Emmett

Deputy Head (Pastoral)

M.A. (Ed) Durham (PGCE)

Jeffrey Swales

Jeffrey Swales

Deputy Head (Academic)

M.A. Oxon (PGCE)

Alistar Boucher

Alistar Boucher

Head of Sixth Form

B.A. Warwick
M.A. London (PGCE)

Sally Slater

Sally Slater

Head of Coram House

B.A. (Hons)  Open (PGCE) PG Cert. Warwick

Sue Allan

Bursar and Secretary to the Committee

ACMA/CGMA

Michael Atkins

Michael Atkins

Director of Marketing, Admissions & Communications

BA(Hons), M.Ed.Stud, F.EdPlus

ACKWORTH SCHOOL STAFF AS AT SEPTEMBER 2018

Senior School Teaching Staff 

Nayyar AzizB.Sc. (Hons) M.Sc. (Hons) (Pakistan) PhD (Hull)Head of Chemistry
Christopher BaileyB.Sc. (Hons) Bath (PGCE)

M.A. Leeds

Head of Biology

Boys’ Housemaster

Helen BattyM.A. (Hons)  Oxon (PGCE), PgCertBiology, Head of Psychology
Emma BellB.A (Hons) OU, PGCEMathematics
Tom BootymanB.Sc. (Hons)  Manchester (PGCE)Physics

Senior Year Tutor 4th Year

Alistar BoucherB.A. (Hons) Warwick

M.A. London (PGCE)

Head of Teaching and Learning, Head of Drama
Elena ClarkB.A. (Hons)  Durham (PGCE)Geography, Fothergill Society
Alexandra CollingwoodB.A. (Hons)  Hull (PGCE) Leeds (PGC History) SheffieldHead of History

Head of Sixth Form

Michael DancerB.A. (Hons) Staffordshire, M.A. South Australia, PGCEBoys PE & Games

Senior Year Tutor Yr 1 (maternity)

Katy DevineB.A. (Hons) Leeds (PGCE)Art
Jane DonnellyB.A (Hons) Manchester (QTS)Head of Girls PE & Games
William ElliottB.Sc Kent, M.Sc, PGCEMathematics
Guy EmmettB.A.(Hons) Durham, M.A.(Ed) Durham (PGCE)Deputy Head (Pastoral), History
Neil FitzgeraldB.A. (Hons) Durham
M.A. Birkbeck, University of London
EAL

Head of English

Carol FrancisB.Ed. (Hons) Cheltenham,

PG Dip SpLd, Kingston

Head of Special Educational Needs
Heather Gordon 

MA Education

History
Lucinda Hamill

 

B. Ed.  Exeter, B.A. (Hons) Open, M. A. LeedsHead of Mathematics
Stevie-Ann HarrisonB.A. (Hons) Leeds (PGCE)English, Senior Year Tutor 1st Year, SEN Learning Mentor KS3 (maternity leave)
Francis HickenbottomB.Sc. (Hons) Birmingham (PGCE)Head of Physics
Andrew HiltonB.A. (Hons) Sheffield  (PGCE)Head of German
Laura Hilton

 

B.A.(Hons) Durham  M.A. Leeds (PGCE)Modern Foreign Languages and Careers (part-time)
Brenda HodgeB.Ed. (Hons)  Bradford and Ilkley Community CollegeHead of Home Economics, Girls’ Housemistress
Elizabeth HusseyBMus. (Hons) Leeds, MA Huddersfield (QTS)Music (part-time)
Catherine JacksonB.A. (Hons) York (PGCE)English
Daniel JonesB.Sc. (Hons) Leeds Met, Manchester Met. (PGCE)

 

Chemistry

Asst Head of Sixth Form

Philippa LangfieldB.A. (Hons), MCIPD ,(QTS)Business Studies (part-time)

Community Outreach Co-ordinator

Anton MareeB.A. Rhodes (HDE)Head, History
Daniel MarksB.Mus(Hons)Trinity Laban

PGCE with QTS

Director of Music
Bruce McDowellB.Sc. (Hons) and PhD (London)Biology
Gill MurrayB.Sc. (Hons)  Leeds (PGCE)Mathematics
Rosalind NobleMPhysGeog. (Hons)  Hull (PGCE)Head of Geography, SEN Learning Mentor KS4, Assistant Housestaff GSH

Head of PSHE

Elizabeth RaynerB.A. (Hons) Newcastle (PGCE)Head of French (part-time)
Patrick RobertsB.A. (Hons)  Leeds  PGCE with QTSHead of Boys’ PE and Games

Assistant Housestaff

Daniel RootsB.A. (Hons)  Central Lancashire (PGCE)Modern Foreign Languages,
Sarah RoseB.A. (Hons) Staffordshire (PGCE)Head of Art

Senior Year Tutor Yr 3

Elizabeth SochackaB.Ed. (Hons) (MFL) Trinity College Cert.TESOLHead of International Study Centre and Head of EAL
Emma SpeakeB.Sc. (Hons) with QTS, UoSWDesign Technology

Assistant Housestaff

Senior Year Tutor Yr 2

John StephensonB.Th. (Hons.) Southampton;

M.A. (Hons.) Leeds;

PGCE

Head of Religious Studies
Jeffrey SwalesM.A. (Hons) Oxon (PGCE)Classics, RS, Deputy Head (Academic)
Susan SwalesM.A. (Hons) Oxon (PGCE)Mathematics (part-time)
Nicola TodB.A. (Hons) Dundee (PGCE)Head of Business Studies and Economics, Senior Year Tutor 5th Year
Michael WindsorB.A. (Hons) Nottingham Trent

(PGCE) UWIC

Head of Design Technology, SEN Learning Mentor KS5

 

Autism Resource

Elise AgerLevel 3 CYPWSpecialist Learning Mentor
Beverley DavisCASHE L3 SEN and Teaching Assistant

HLTA L4 (Sheffield Hallam)

Specialist Learning Mentor
Keaton Ager Specialist Learning Mentor
Georgina Dyson Specialist Learning Mentor
Elizabeth FinnB.Ed ManchesterSpecialist Learning Mentor
Hannah HowleyB.Sc Psychology LeedsSpecialist Learning Mentor
Graeme HemingwayB.A. (Hons) Sheffield (PGCE)Specialist Teacher
Jane BurrenB.Sc (Hons) Portsmouth

PGCE  Huddersfield

Specialist Teacher
Shannon HoyleB.A. (Hons) (Leeds)Specialist Learning Mentor
Jane LongSTAL L3Specialist Learning Mentor
Karen MetcalfeB.A. (Hons)  London  M.Sc. London,  SEN L3 (OCN),

Learning Mentor KS3 Maternity

Specialist Learning Mentor
Nicola BrownQTS, M.A. Autism SpectrumSpecialist Learning Mentor
June Pease Specialist Learning Mentor
Laura SmithNVQ L3  CCLDSpecialist Learning Mentor
Lynne WardB.A. (Hons)  London (PGCE) M.A. (Autism Spectrum)Head of Autism Resource

 

Coram House Teaching Staff

Aden BallB.Ed.(Hons) LiverpoolYear 5 Form Teacher
Benjamin BarkerB.Ed. (Hons) Primary Education, University of Technology, SydneyReception Form Teacher

Head of EYFS

Polly HollingsworthB.A. (Hons) Hull, PGCE YorkYear 4 Form Teacher
Helene ClugstonB.A.(Hons) Kent

M.A.

PGCE Oxford Brookes

TEFL

SEN Support Teacher
Rachel DixB.A.(Hons) (Nottingham)Year 3 Form Teacher
Surinder DosanjhB.A. (Hons) Birmingham

PGCE Birmingham

B. Phil. SEN

Year 4 Form Teacher
Julie HoarB.Ed.(Hons) Bedford CollegeCoram Sports Specialist
Elizabeth JordanB.A. (Hons)  Leeds (QTS) PG Cert. National Award for SEN Co-ordinationHead of Assessment and Monitoring

Year 5 Form Teacher

Fiona McCormackB.A. (Hons) Northumbria (PGCE)Year 2 Form Teacher

Assistant Housestaff GSH

Sally SlaterB.A. (Hons)  Open (PGCE) PG Cert. WarwickHead of Coram House
Kathryn StatonB.A. (Hons) Sheffield (QTS)Head of Teaching and Learning

Year 6 Form Teacher

Emma Louise RoseB.A. (Hons) Honors College with QTS

M.Ed Honors College

Year 6 Form Teacher
Sarah LiddleB.A (Hons) Leeds Beckett QTSYear 1 Form teacher
Catherine BradleyB.A. (Hons) Leeds QTSYear 4 Form Teacher

 

 Coram House Nursery

Deborah BarracloughNVQ 2 CCLDNursery Assistant
Lydia HorobinB.A. (Hons)  Early Years & Education StudiesNursery Assistant
Sharon MarshBTEC National DiplomaHead of Nursery
Della RudenkoNVQ 3 Early Years Care and EducationNursery Assistant

 

Pre-Prep and After-School Care

Susan ArmitageHLTA, NVQ 3 CCLDTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Melanie FranceB.Ed HumbersideHoliday Club Manager
Sharon Brooke Teaching Assistant and Childcare
Christine HodsonNVQ 3 CCLDTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Jenny PatchettNVQ 2 CCLDTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Shelley Preston Lunchtime Assistant, Playground Supervisor
Jackie Tagg Teaching Assistant and Childcare
Paula Ward Teaching Assistant and Childcare
Karen WithingtonHLTA, NVQ 3 CCLDTeaching Assistant and Childcare

Non-Teaching Staff

Susan AllanACMA / CGMABursar and Secretary to School Committee
Michael AtkinsBA(Hons), M.Ed.Stud, F.EdPlus,TTCDirector of Marketing, Admissions and Communication
Neil Bennett Technician (DT)
Sarah Bentham Examinations Secretary, Deputy Head (Academic) Secretary, Head of Sixth Form Secretary
Howard Bundy Warden
Jane Butterfield PA to Head of Coram House and Junior School Secretary
Kevin Chambers Head Groundsman
Karen Clarke Senior School Secretary
Delia CoburnA.I.Q.P.SPA to the Head
Joanne ColleyB.A.(Hons) Sheffield Hallam

MCIPD

HR Manager
Kate DawsonB.A. (Hons) Humberside (PGCE)Marketing, Admissions, Alumni and Development Assistant
Erica DeanB.A.(Hons) Leeds, M.A.  MCilipLibrarian
Philip EamesBSc.(Hons) LincolnSports Facilities Manager
Julie Hart Receptionist
Richard Illingworth Driver/General Support Worker
Heather JonesM.H.C.I.M.ADomestic Administrator
Alaina LoganM.A.A.TPayroll and Fees
Laura Lunn Deputy Head (Pastoral) Secretary
Joseph Mc Andrew Administration Assistant
Abbey MasonDiploma in MarketingAdmissions Co-ordinator
Jane Easter Event Manager
Paul Meeson Assistant Warden
Debbie Proctor Purchase Ledger Clerk
Christine Readman Technician (Sciences)
Camren Green Maintenance Electrician
Adam ScottITIL, SDI-SDANetwork Manager
Rebecca Stephenson Admissions/Marketing Secretary
Jacqueline Utley PA to the Bursar and Office Co-ordinator
Gillian WilksB.A. (Hons) History

MCIPD

Technician (Food Technology)
Celia WolfeB.A.(Hons) Bangor  M.A. UBCArchivist

 

BOARDING HOUSES

Boys’ School House

Christopher BaileyB.Sc. (Hons) Bath (PGCE)

M.A. Leeds

Housemaster
Jim DaviesM.Mus.(Adv. Musicology)

P.G.Dip.) Leeds

Assistant Housestaff
Todor Doychinov Assistant Housestaff
Patrick RobertsB.A.(Hons) LeedsAssistant Housestaff
Emma SpeakeB.Sc.(Hons) Design and Technology with QTSAssistant Housestaff
Michelle Walker Matron

 

Girls’ School House

Daniel RootsB.A. (Hons)  Central Lancashire (PGCE)Modern Foreign Languages,

Assistant Housestaff

Maureen Gibbins Matron
Brenda HodgeB.Ed.(Hons) Bradford and Ilkley Community CollegeHousemistress
Fiona McCormackB.A.(Hons Northumbria (PGCE)Assistant Housestaff
Alice RobsonB.A (Hons) Leeds BeckettCommunity Tennis Coach

Assistant Housestaff

Rosalind NobleMPhysGeog. (Hons)  Hull (PGCE)Head of Geography, SEN Learning Mentor KS4, Head of PSHE, Assistant Housestaff GSH

 

Pastoral Care

Dr. Gwenan DavenportMB, ChB (Sheffield)  MRCGPMedical Officer
Pamela EvansR.G.N., Cert HE (Nursing) LeedsNursing Sister
Dan HusseyBSc(Hons) Nursing (Mental Health) Huddersfield

MA

Mental Health and Wellbeing Practitioner

 

Peripatetic Music Teachers

Christine BulloughG.Mus. Huddersfield LTCL (PGCE)Singing
Jim Davies

 

M.Mus.(Adv. Musicology)

P.G.Dip.) Leeds

Brass

Assistant Boys’ Housestaff

Elyse GreenwoodB.Mus.(Hons) HuddersfieldFlute
Helen IssittB.A. (Hons) Music (Performance)Piano
Clare HaughtonB.Mus.(Hons) HullCello, Voice, Piano
Eileen Roberts Guitar
Carol StephensB.Mus.(Hons) HuddersfieldPercussion
Rae StrongB.A. (Hons), L.L.C.M. A.T.C.L. C.T.V.C.M (Teaching Dip)

Huddersfield

Violin, Piano and Recorder
Jeff SwiftG.Mus. Huddersfield (PGCE)Guitar

 

 

Hobby Instructors / Trainers / Volunteers

Daniel Berry Hockey Instructor
Brian DaviesM.G.N.A.S.Lead Archery Instructor
Terry FrostReg. Instructor BTCTae-Kwon-Do
Christopher Key Archery Instructor
Nick Wynn Fencing Instructor
Marie GairB.A.(Hons) Leicester

PGCE

LAMDA teacher
Gary Leslie Computing and Electronics
Samuel MessamEngland Basketball Association Level III Coach, Level II Basketball TutorBasketball
David Whitham Archery Assistant Coach

 

 

1 September 2018

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