Staff list

Please scroll down to find out who is on the Senior Leadership Team, who the Head of Years and Course Leaders are and a list of curriculum staff.

To see who's who in senior and middle leadership roles at St Bede's, please click here.

Senior Leadership Team (SLT)

Name Role
Mr S Crabtree Executive Headteacher
Mr A Powell Head of School
Mrs K Tottey Assistant Headteacher (Head of Sixth Form)
Mr A Saunders Assistant Headteacher (Head of Key Stage 4)
Mrs A Adams Assistant Headteacher (Head of Key Stage 3)
Mr J Wood Assistant Headteacher (Raising achievement leader)
Mr T Ramsbottom Assistant Headteacher (Teaching and learning)
Mrs V Lygo-Baker School Business Manager

Head of Years (HoYs) and Lead Tutors

Year Name
Year 7 Miss K Frost 
Lead Tutor Year 7 Mr J Purkiss
Year 8  Ms S Sharp
Lead Tutor Year 8 Miss S Ramsdale
Year 9 Mr D Mason
Lead Tutor Year 9 Miss H Mitchell
Year 10 Miss S Woollard
Lead Tutor Year 10 Miss A Woodroofe
Year 11 Mrs N Wood
Lead Tutor Year 11 Miss H Jones 
Deputy Head of Sixth Form Mr T Dawson
Lead Tutor Year 12 Mr T Dawson
Lead Tutor Year 13 Mr A Lacey

Curriculum staff

If you would like to make contact, please put a note in the student's diary or to contact the form tutor, please 'contact the school' (choose 'School Main Reception' from the drop-down) outlining who to direct the message to.

Department Head of Department (HoD) Other team members
Art Mrs F Stainthorpe Mrs L Borgia, Ms H Button, Mr C Elsmore, Mrs S Fuller
Business and Economics Mr D Wilkinson Mr A Cummins, Mr C Noakes, Mr A Saunders, Miss S Woollard
Citizenship Mrs T Moore Various
Computing Mr J Lea Mrs M Johnson, Ms D Smith, Mr D Rochester
Drama Mrs L Downes Mrs L Perello, Mrs E Tattershall
Design and Technology 

Ms R Haines Gilbertson (KS3/4)

Mrs J Barnett (KS4/5) 

Mrs J Tyrrell-Baldwin, Mrs R Benjamin-Hoppie, Mrs N Carloss
English Mr J Hardy Mrs H Batchelor, Mr M Burton, Mr S Cox, Miss V Dibartolo, Miss M Ebsary, Mr A Fairhurst, Ms N Fry, Mrs C Jackson, Miss H Johnson, Mr R Mackin, Miss A Rollason, Miss L Ruck (maternity), Mrs E Tattershall, Miss C Whyte
Food and Health Miss R Coventry Ms V Anderson, Mrs R Benjamin-Hoppie, Mrs S Fuller, Mrs R Horswill (maternity leave), Ms J Lyons
Geography Miss H Jones Ms F Carr, Mr D Gibbons, Mrs R Heard, Miss A Maille, Mr I Miles, Miss S Ramsdale
History and Government and Politics Mrs E Crouch Mrs C Barnard, Miss J Corry, Miss S Dobson, Miss K Frost, Mr S Lawrence, Mr J Purkiss, Ms S Sharp, Mr D Marshall
Mathematics Mrs K Miles Ms E Ball, Mrs M Boughton, Mrs A Chadwick, Mr P Edo-Okaeben, Mr R Krychen, Mr A Lacey, Miss E Lush, Mrs A Maazouz, Ms H Needler, Mr C Noakes, Mrs T Powell, Mrs S Richardson, Mr A Saunders, Ms R Sturt
Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) Mr T Dawson Mrs M Kelly, Mr D Mason, Mrs A Ospina Valencia, Mrs S Marx, Mrs B Rodwell, Mr O Rowe, Mrs C Shaughnessy, Mrs G White, Mrs N Wood, Mrs M Zanotto
Media Studies Mrs H Batchelor Miss V Dibartolo
Music Miss H Mitchell Mr S Pitchfork, Mr J Wood, Miss A Woodroofe
Photography and Textiles Mr C Elsmore Ms V Anderson, Mrs F Stainthorpe, Ms F Robinson, Mrs L Borgia, Mrs S Fuller, Mrs R Horswill (maternity leave)
Physical Education Mrs S Saunders Ms R Carter, Mrs S Collins, Mr C Robson-Close, Mr N Stillwell
Psychology Mr A Frith Miss H Jones
Religious Studies, and Philosophy and Ethics Mr C Gangemi Mr T Finch, Mrs T Moore, Miss E Palmer, Mrs N Wood, Mr M Yansen
Science Mrs D Read Mrs A Adams, Mrs C Anderson, Dr V Dargue, Mrs M Ellis, Mrs E Failes, Mrs S Harwood, Mrs S Hannah, Mrs S Jackson, Mr M Jolugbo, Mrs N Kalam, Mr A Mander, Mr P Rolaston, Mrs K Tottey, Mrs R Warner, Mrs K Wilson, Mrs M Yerrell
SENDCo/ Learning Support Miss T Douglas Mrs G Atkins, Ms L Brown, Mrs S Bullock, Mrs B Cook, Mrs T Gear, Mrs T Horne, Mrs L Keen, Mrs A Krishnamurthy, Mrs L Kyte, Mrs S Stanley, Mrs L Stoker, Mrs M Taylor, Mrs S Webb


Student Intervention and Support 

Role Name
Student Intervention Officer Miss A Eland, Mrs S Arthur
Student Support Officer Mrs P Nicholson
Cover Supervisors Mrs E Evans, Mrs D Harrison, Ms Z Johnson, Mrs L Martin, Ms J Maynard and Mrs H Ward
Careers and Enterprise Administrator Mrs E Shepherd