The Sweyne Park School

Key Staff

Staff Contact Details 2022-2023

The Contact Information for Key Staff Members can be found below.

Name Role
Katharine Dines Headteacher
John Edwards Deputy Headteacher
Sally Pemberton Associate Deputy Headteacher
Nicola Welch Deputy Headteacher
Alick Robertson Assistant Headteacher: Systems
Ed O’Brien Assistant Headteacher: Teaching & Learning
Richard Bradley Designated Safeguarding Lead
Maria Shangolis Assistant Headteacher: Training
Simon Smith Learning Environment Leader
Keeping Children Safe Worried about a child or a member of their family?
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For specific enquiries, staff names and areas of responsibility are listed below.

Name Role
Adam Thomson Extended Leadership Team
Tony Woods Extended Leadership Team
Simon Smith Learning Environment Leader
Wendy Johnson Examinations Officer
Phill James Finance Manager
Yvonne Hillson Head of Resource Base for Deaf Pupils
Anne Wimpenny Careers
Marie Taylor Head of Year 7
Donna Garvey (Temporary) Head of Year 8
Josh Fernandez Head of Year 9
Mitchell Jones Head of Year 10
James Price Head of Year 11
Helen Banks Head of Sixth Form/Head of Year 12 (Extended Leadership Team)
Tony Woods Head of Year 13 (Extended Leadership Team)
Stephanie Woodward SENDCo
Preeti Parkash Head of English
Adriana Reeves Head of Mathematics
Chris Stuart Head of Science
Tania Dickens Head of Modern Foreign Languages
Emyr Williams / Claire Rainbow Head of Art
Adam Thomson Head of CPRE (Extended Leadership Team)
Maria Cooper Head of Food Technology
Siobhan White Head of Drama
Kelly Bevan Head of Economics and Business Studies
Helen Ferguson i/c Health and Fitness
Megan Smith i/c Health and Social Care
Jo Mackintosh Head of History & Politics
Shelagh Badger Head of Media
Franky O’Neill Head of Geography
Neil Vano Head of ICT and Computing
Danni Townsend Head of Music & Performing Arts
Simon Field Head of PE & Sport Studies
Zoe Dabrowska Head of Psychology
Melanie Curd Head of Design & Technology
Maria Cooper/Mel Curd Head of Textiles

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