Birches Head Academy

Key Staff


Senior Leadership Team
Katie Dixon – Headteacher
Sarah WilliamsDeputy Head: Pastoral

Lee Underwood – Deputy Head:  Curriculum & Standards

Simon Jones –  Deputy Head : Teaching & Learning

Sarah Lancett – Assistant Headteacher : Intervention

Georgina Frieder: Assistant Headteacher: Teaching & Learning

Wider Senior Leadership Team
Tracey Swindail – Senior Pastoral Leader
Debra Chawner – Inclusion Manager & Mental Health Advocate
Amy Orlando – Head of English & Senior Teacher

Subject Leaders
Art Design & Technology  –  Mrs M Owen
English  –  Mrs A Orlando
Second in English – Mrs A Mottershaw
Literacy Coordinator  –  Mrs K Poole
Computer Science  –  Mr O Harding
Vocational Studies and Enterprise   –  Mr J Gordon
Head of Science – Mrs G Peake

Second in Science – Mr R Gradwell
Maths  –  Mr I Miller
Second in Maths  –  Mr J Brenno
Performing Arts – Mr A Hawke
History  –  Mrs J Timperley
Geography  –  Mrs C Underwood
Religious Education  –  Mrs R Conn-Pearson
Physical Education –  Mr L Ashman
Modern Foreign Languages  –  Mrs S Kliment-Temple

Special Needs Co-Ordinator   –  Ms J Procter

Head of Year
Y7 – Mrs T Adlington
Y8 – Mrs R Hilton
Y9 –Mrs L Walker
Y10 – Mr L Ashman
Y11 – Mr O Harding

Transition Co-ordinator – Mrs T Adlington

Administration & Technical
Finance Manager  –  Mrs K Jones
Data Manager  –  Mr K Bagley
Office Manager Headteachers PA  – Mrs J Bracegirdle

For queries from parents and the public – Mrs J Bracegirdle

Attendance Officer  –  Mrs M Adams-Morris
Exams Manager – Mrs L Barnes
ICT – Managed by RM Education

Premises
Site Manager  –  Mr K Stanyer

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The opening hours for Main Reception are now:

7.30am – 4pm Monday – Thursday

7.30am – 3.30pm – Friday