The Team

Senior Leadership Team

Ben Walsh – Principal

Wendy Clements – Deputy Principal

Andy Hill – Deputy Principal

WEST – Wellbeing and Emotional Support Team

Debbie Battle – Safeguarding and Prevention Officer

Sean Henn – Student Support

Anne Armstrong – ELSA, Emotional Literacy Support Assistant

Roz Davidson – Drama Therapist

Tiffany Saxon-Kyte – Art Therapist

Admin & Site Team

Andrea Birkett – School Business Manager

Arwen Showell – PA to Headteacher

Claire Kyriacou – Reception

Michelle Saunders – School Office

Jackie Lennard – School Office

Seidi Wright – Admin and Examinations Officer

Angus Beer – Site Manager

Dave Paxton – Caretaker

Jordan Ockenden – Apprentice Site Caretaker

SaLT & OT

Emma Sturgess – Speech and Language Therapist

Katrina Allen – Speech and Language Therapist (Your Healthcare)

Emma Buckland – Occupational Therapist (AfC)

Joy Jindu – Occupational Therapy Assistant

Key Stage 2

Andrew Irving – Head of KS2

Will Bull – Trainee Teacher

Kasia Mulligan – Trainee Teacher

Key Stage 3

Clare Malston – Head of KS3

Roger White – Assistant Head of KS3 & Head of PE

Pantelis Beglis – Teacher

Emma Egan – Teacher

Jean Gawthrop – Head of English

Linden Greatwood – Teacher

Harry Hazlem – Trainee Teacher

Valentina Lorrai – Teacher

Shulay Matthews – Teacher

Tom Morgan – Teacher

Michelle Sheahan – Teacher

Grigoria Vroikou – Teacher

Julie Allan – Learning Support Assistant

Richard Hayes – Learning Support Assistant

Lisa Hernon – Learning Support Assistant

Lawrence Mayanja – Learning Support Assistant

Bhagyashree Shah – Learning Support Assistant

Elizabeth Tavares – Learning Support Assistant

Amanda Waddingham – Learning Support Assistant

Key Stage 4

Lisa Falconer – Head of KS4 and Induction Lead

Lara Birkett – Assistant Head of KS4, Head of PSHE & Head of Careers

Karen Ward – Head of Maths & Data Lead

Neil Mears – Teacher

Emma Blake – Teacher

Tom Underwood – Lead Teacher of the Arts

Clare Putnam – Learning Support Assistant

Jackie Reid – Learning Support Assistant

Nikki Atkins – Learning Support Assistant

Clare Beer – Learning Support Assistant/Team Leader

Post 16

Amanda Skidmore – Head of Post 16

Anson McCall – Teacher

Metra Alizoda – Teacher

Other

Adam Barlow – Trainee Teacher

James Catcheside – Teacher – Horticulture

Laura Mangat– Teacher

Louise Fuller – Teacher

Abigail Imo – Teacher – ICT

Barbora Schlemmerova – Teacher

Georgia Tarrant – Teacher

Hannah Lofthouse – Teacher – Science Teacher & Assistant SENCo

Helen Woolgar – Learning Support Assistant – Literacy specialist

Students develop very high levels of positive behaviour and feel extremely safe. They are very considerate, very respectful and caring of others and highly positive about learning.

– Ofsted report

Blog

Primary Graduation

On the last day of term, the primary department held a small Graduation ceremony for those in Year 6 to celebrate the end of their Primary Journey. Students were awarded a Graduation booklet filled with lots of fun memories and …

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Alumni Get Together

On Friday 1st July we were joined by over 40 former St Philip’s students for our annual alumni event.  We hosted the event at St Philip’s and former students enjoyed some refreshments and a chance to catch up with old …

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Parents’ Coffee Morning

On Wednesday 13th July 2022, the parents of our Key Stage 2 pupils were invited in for a coffee morning.  This was an opportunity to see the wonderful work their children have completed over the course of the year while …

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Prom for Class of 2022

We were delighted that so many students from Years 10, 11 and Sixth Form were able to join us for this year’s Prom. Everyone dressed to impress in a colourful array of glamorous dresses, smart suits or favourite party outfits. …

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