Staffing Structure

Executive Headteacher: Mr TB Tapping
Chair of Governors: Mr P Melia

Senior Leadership Team:

Head of School: Mr P Mitchell
Deputy Headteacher: Mr P Given

Assistant Headteacher/Head of Career College North East : Mrs V Cramman
Assistant Headteacher: Mrs F Craik
Assistant Headteacher (Teaching and Learning): Mrs D Ritchie
HR & Business Manager: Miss E. Harrison

Associate Assistant Headteacher: Mr P Riddle

Associate Assistant Headteacher: Mr J Hulse

Associate Assistant Headteacher: Mr B Windass

Associate Assistant Headteacher: Miss A Fairlamb

Seconded to St Bede’s Catholic comprehensive school:

Deputy Headteacher: Mr M Price
Assistant Headteacher: Mrs C McDiarmid


SENCO: Mrs A Jardine

Head of Aidan House  – Mr J Manuel

Head of Bede House – Miss C Close

Head of Cuthbert House  – Miss E Tiffin

Head of Hilda House – Miss L Marshall

Assistant Head of Aidan House – Mrs L McIntosh

Assistant Head of Bede House – Mr J Henderson

Sixth Form

Head of Sixth Form: Mr T Allen
Head of Year 12: Mrs A Simpson
Head of Year 13: Mr S Hodder

Heads of Department:

Mathematics: Mr N Smith
English: Miss C Mitchell (Acting Head)
Science: Mrs K Forster (Acting Head)
Chemistry: Miss S Raven
Biology: Miss N Russell
Physics: Miss L Jardine
Geography: Mrs K Gray
History: Miss I Goodall
Physical Education: Mr L Mence (Acting Head)
Religious Studies: Miss N Snaith (Acting Head)
Modern Foreign Languages: Mrs C Barrett
ICT & Computer Science: Mr P Dann
Design & Technology: Mrs V Woodhouse
Business Studies: Mrs F McKenzie
Art & Design: Mrs S Gribben
Music: Mrs Welburn-Kelly
Performing Arts: Miss I MacDonald
Media: Miss C Mitchell
Psychology: Miss A Birbeck