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 

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, Head of Careers maternity leave)
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 Sixth Form, Head of English, Psychology
Lynda BarkerCert Ed, Birmingham

NPQH

MBA

Girls’ PE and Games
Elena ClarkB.A. (Hons)  Durham (PGCE)Geography, Fothergill Society
Alexandra CollingwoodB.A. (Hons)  Hull (PGCE) Leeds (PGC History) SheffieldHead of History

Assistant Head of Sixth Form

Michael DancerB.A. (Hons) Staffordshire, M.A. South Australia, PGCEBoys PE & Games
Katy DevineB.A. (Hons) Leeds (PGCE)Art, Assistant Housestaff
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
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
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
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
Jenny McDowellB.Sc.(Hons) London, PhD LondonEAL, SEN support
Gill MurrayB.Sc. (Hons)  Leeds (PGCE)Mathematics
Rosalind NobleMPhysGeog. (Hons)  Hull (PGCE)Head of Geography, SEN Learning Mentor KS4, Assistant Housestaff GSH
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, EAL
Sarah RoseB.A. (Hons) Staffordshire (PGCE)Head of Art

Senior Year Tutor 2nd and 3rd Years

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
Richard VergetteB.A. Leeds (Hons) (PGCE)  M.Ed NottinghamDirector of Drama (part-time), Head of Learning and Teaching
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 AgerSpecialist Learning Mentor
Georgina DysonSpecialist Learning Mentor
Elizabeth FinnB.Ed ManchesterSpecialist Learning Mentor
Hannah HowleyB.Sc Psychology LeedsSpecialist Learning Mentor
Graeme HemingwayB.A. (Hons) Sheffield (PGCE)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), PGCE work placementSpecialist Learning Mentor
Sarah OatesB.Sc. (Hons) Leeds, (PGCE)

M.A. (Autism Spectrum)

Specialist Learning Mentor
June PeaseSpecialist 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 5 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 1 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 4 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

Michael TattersallB.A. Joint (Hons) Leeds

M.A. Eng. Lit.

Year 3 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 BrookeTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Christine HodsonNVQ 3 CCLDTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Jenny PatchettNVQ 2 CCLDTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Shelley PrestonLunchtime Assistant, Playground Supervisor
Jackie TaggTeaching Assistant and Childcare
Paula WardTeaching 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 BennettTechnician (DT)
Sarah BenthamExaminations Secretary, Deputy Head (Academic) Secretary, Head of Sixth Form Secretary
Howard BundyWarden
Jane ButterfieldPA to Head of Coram House and Junior School Secretary
Kevin ChambersHead Groundsman
Karen ClarkeSenior 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 HartReceptionist
Richard IllingworthDriver/General Support Worker
Heather JonesM.H.C.I.M.ADomestic Administrator
Alaina LoganM.A.A.TPayroll and Fees
Laura LunnDeputy Head (Pastoral) Secretary
Abbey MasonDiploma in MarketingAdmissions Co-ordinator
Jane EasterEvent Manager
Paul MeesonAssistant Warden
Brent MoranAssistant Bursar
Debbie ProctorPurchase Ledger Clerk
Christine ReadmanTechnician (Sciences)
Andrew RushtonPlumber and Gas FitterClerk of Works
Adam ScottITIL, SDI-SDANetwork Manager
Roy SimpsonElectricianDeputy Clerk of Works
Rebecca StephensonAdmissions/Marketing Secretary
Jacqueline UtleyPA 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 DoychinovAssistant Housestaff
Patrick RobertsB.A.(Hons) LeedsAssistant Housestaff
Emma SpeakeB.Sc.(Hons) Design and Technology with QTSAssistant Housestaff
Michelle WalkerMatron

 

Girls’ School House

Katy DevineB.A.(Hons) Leeds (PGCE)Assistant Housestaff
Maureen GibbinsMatron
Brenda HodgeB.Ed.(Hons) Bradford and Ilkley Community CollegeHousemistress
Fiona McCormackB.A.(Hons Northumbria (PGCE)Assistant Housestaff
Naomi Vergette d’SouzaB.Sc.(Hons) (Psychology with Counselling) HuddersfieldAssistant Housestaff
Rosalind NobleMPhysGeog. (Hons)  Hull (PGCE)Head of Geography, SEN Learning Mentor KS4, 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 RobertsGuitar
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 BerryHockey Instructor
Katie CampionSquash Coach
Brian DaviesM.G.N.A.S.Lead Archery Instructor
Terry FrostReg. Instructor BTCTae-Kwon-Do
Christopher KeyArchery Instructor
Ian LawFencing Instructor
Marie GairB.A.(Hons) Leicester

PGCE

LAMDA teacher
Gary LeslieComputing and Electronics
Samuel MessamEngland Basketball Association Level III Coach, Level II Basketball TutorBasketball
Luke EnteGap Student Work Placement
Albert ParkinGardening Club
David WhithamArchery Assistant Coach

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