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 – Dramatherapist

Tiffany Saxon-Kyte – Art Therapist

Admin & Site Team

Andrea Birkett – School Business Manager

Arwen Showell – PA to Headteacher

Claire Kyriacou – Reception

Lynn Atkinson – Admin Assistant & Exam Officer

Michelle Saunders – School Office

Angus Beer – Site Manager

Dave Paxton – Caretaker

SaLT & OT

Gemma Hatfield – Speech and Language Therapist

Katrina Allen – Speech and Language Therapist (Your Healthcare)

Cristina Azevedo – Speech and Language Therapist assistant

Emma Buckland – Occupational Therapist (AfC)

Key Stage 2

Andrew Irving – Head of KS2

Laura Mangat – Teacher

Will Bull – 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

Joy Jindu – Learning Support Assistant

Valentina Lorrai – Teacher

Shulay Matthews – Teacher

Tom Morgan – Teacher

Michelle Sheahan – 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

Grigoria Vroikou – 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

Charlie Pugh – 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

Flora Rich – Learning Support Assistant

Other

Adam Barlow – Trainee Teacher

James Catcheside – Teacher – Horticulture

Angie Cook – 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

Re-sowing the grass

Over the summer a large rectangle of our school field had a marquee on it and the grass underneath died. One of our Post16 Horticulture Groups is learning about Garden Maintenance so we decided to repair and re-sow the grass. …

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Looking good for photos

Well done to everyone for looking so smart on our school photo day. Ties were done up, shirts tucked in and everyone was looking their very best. All pupils were encouraged to have their photo taken, give their best smile …

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Year 7 find their feet

The new Year 7 pupils are making a fantastic start to their time at St Philip’s and are getting to know the school through a number of structured activities. As part of their induction, the pupils have been tracking down …

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Parent Survey Results

A big thank you to all parents and carers who took the time to complete the parent survey that was issued at the end of last term.  We had 106 responses which is considerably more than the survey we conducted …

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