Quick Links

Useful Links

Bridge Academy

Staff List



Chris Brown


Paddy Cassidy

Vice Principal (Curriculum and Assessment)

Alison Underwood 

Vice Principal (Personal Development and Inclusion) (ML)

Kelly Harris (0.8fte)

Vice Principal (Pastoral, Behaviour and Admissions)

Sarah Bennett (0.8fte)

Vice Principal (Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead) 

Sophie Poole

Vice Principal

Samantha Holmes (0.6fte)

Assistant Vice Principal (ML)

Colin Samuels

Assistant Vice Principal

Warren Gourley

Assistant Vice Principal

David Hickson (0.8fte)

Assistant Vice Principal

Evelyn Peck

Assistant Vice Principal & SENDCo

Ken Robb

Finance & Resources Director

Clare Stokes

Inclusion Manager
(Designated Safeguarding Lead)


Sophie Braithwaite

Art & Design Subject Leader 

Rhiannon Jones

Teacher of Art

Nadya Waisome

Design Technology Subject Leader  (+ Additional Responsibility: PSHE & Parent Ambassador Group Lead)

Ursula Davies

Teacher of Design Technology (Lead for Hospitality & Catering)

Holly Holland (0.8fte)

Teacher of Design Technology

Seevana Raghubeer

Teacher of Design Technology

Kimberley Chatterley

Drama Subject Leader

Charlotte Horton

Teacher of Drama

Clare Tingay

Teacher of Drama

Jennifer Lindsey

Head of Learning Area for English (English and Media)

Rachel Rock

Head of Learning Area (ARC/Curriculum + Additional Responsibility Extended Senior Leadership Team) (ML)

Hannah Ellison-Dunn

Head of Learning Area for English and Media (MC)

Gouman Omar

English Second in Department (KS4 Co-ordinator)

Jude Offord

English Second in Department

Doyin Akinyemi 

Teacher of English

Helena Goodrich

Teacher of English, KS3 English Lead, Debate Mate Lead

Harriet Walsh

Teacher of English 

Reanna Teape

Teacher of English 

Tracy Foster

Teacher of English, Lead Teacher for ASDAN & Lead Learning Support Assistant  

Leo Deliss

Economics  Subject Leader

Daniella Oliver

Geography Subject Leader

Tara Mallon Doyle

Geography Teacher & PSHE Second in Department

Adam Subkow

History Subject Leader

Rahma Mohamed

Teacher of History

Christine Dawkins

Teacher of Humanities 

Naul Mullen

Teacher of Humanities

Haneen Al Kathiri

Teacher of History

Marcus King 

Teacher of Humanities & Cover Responsibilities

Mary Buckless-Lewis

Teacher of Religious Studies & Sociology Second in Department 

Faisal Bakht

ICT / Computing Subject Leader

Joshua Devan

Teacher of ICT / Computing & Maths

Kofi Karikari

Teacher of ICT / Computing

Lauren O'Connor-Simpson

Head of Learning Area for Mathematics (Maths and Economics)

Jalpa Rawal

Maths Second in Department

Pauline Byles

Maths Second In Department

Samuel Johnson

Teacher of Maths 

Safae Benmouh

Teacher of Maths (ML)

Bertie Simpson Teacher of Maths

Nasrin Croft 

Teacher of Maths

Sarah Carr

Teacher of Maths

Priyanka Makwana (0.8fte)

Teacher of Maths 

Thelma Baffour Teacher of Maths

Ben Grant

Teacher of Maths

Rushna Begum

Teacher of Maths

Edward Jackson

Head of Media 


Modern Foreign Languages
Subject Leader

Emiley Bendle

Head of Learning Area for Art and Design (Art, DT and Computer Science)

Alice Worthington

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages 

Ana Barrios

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages

Kathryn Judd

Director of Music

Richard Lloyd

Music Second In Department

Uzo Nwanaga

Music Second In Department

Tamsin Sandford-Smith

Teacher of Music

Lauren Savage

Head of Learning Area for PE (+ other subjects) (+ Additional Responsibility: PCM & Lead Duke of Edinburgh Co-ordinator)

Dan Skipper

Teacher- PE Second in Department

Gabriel Momodu

Teacher of PE

Kate Rooney 

Head of Learning Area for Drama and Music

Emma Daly

Head of Learning Area for History and Politics (PSHE, Politics and Citizenship, History)

Samed Karadal

Teacher of Politics

Isobel Boyson (0.9fte)

Head of Learning Area for Society & Languages (RE & Sociology, MFL and Geography)

Katherine Murphy (0.8fte)

Extended Leadership Team Member Responsible for Science & Psychology

Neha Chandarana

Psychology Subject Leader

Simone Sherwood

Deputy Head of Science

Shahzada Atif Niwaz

Deputy Head of Science

Hok Man Tang

Teacher of Physics

Alia Shaikh (0.6fte)

Teacher of Science

Laura Seabright (0.6fte)

Teacher of Science

Jonathan Parris

Teacher of Science

Liam Spencer Teacher of Science
Fahima Haque (0.6fte) Teacher of Science (ML)
Hibaq Abdule

Teacher of Science

Asher Rhone

Teacher of Science 

Kristina Stagg

Teacher of Science

Judy Fan

Teacher of Science

Elysa d'Abbro (0.8fte)

Teacher of Science

Nadine Stuart

Primary Transition Teacher 


Katie Reader

Year 7 Director of Learning (+ Additional Responsibility: BTEC Quality Nominee)

Dean Mundle- Smith

Year 7 Acting Deputy Director of Learning / PE Teacher (+ Additional Responsibility: Primary Transition programme Co-ordinator)

Ali Aiba-Reynolds

Year 8 Director of Learning  (+ Additional Responsibility: Mental Health Lead) 

Doyin Akinyemi

Year 8 Deputy Director of Learning/English Teacher

Faye Kelly

Year 9 Director of Learning/PE Teacher 

Shifa Begum

Year 9 Deputy Director of Learning/Lead Learning Support Assistant 
Ariane Oyejobi Year 10 Director of Learning

Liam Spencer

Year 10 Deputy Director of Learning/Science Teacher

Jonathan Bellinger

Year 11 Director of Learning / PE Teacher

Canan Ozcelik Year 11 Deputy Director of Learning 
Cecilia Cuicchi  Year 12 Director of Learning / Maths Teacher (+ Additional Responsibility: Duke of Edinburgh Assistant)
Hugh Fox Year 13 Director of Learning 


Sabrina Gannon

Attendance Manager

Melanie Robinson

ARC Manager

Rebecca Antwi

ARC Learning Support Assistant

Ruby Small (0.6fte)

Art & Design Technician

Michelle Wickland-Sims (0.4fte)

Art & Design Technician

Kate Clark (0.6fte)


Charlotta Mason (0.4fte)


Patrick Joseph

Cover Supervisor

Azariah Lindo

Cover Supervisor 

Lana Joinson

Cover Supervisor

Cathie Coyle

Data & Exams Manager 

Shamimur Rahman

Data & Exams Officer

Alex Tuckwood (0.8fte)

Design Technology Technician (PL)

Diana Mensah

Higher Education & Careers Manager & PSHE Second in Department 

Rachel Foster

Higher Education & Careers Manager & PSHE Second in Department

Leah Callaghan

Inclusion Administrator (ML)

Davide Spadola

Inclusion Administrator (MC)

Lara Abbiss-Stubbs 

Deputy SENDCo

Nadia Islam

Lead Learning Support Assistant (ML)

Khadeejah Khatun

Learning Support Assistant (ML)

Ryan Pluck

Lead Learning Support Assistant (MC)

Thomas Bedding

Learning Support Assistant (MC)

Zainab Patel Learning Support Assistant

Mubashera Pathan

Learning Support Assistant 

Ella Brocklebank

Learning Support Assistant 

Aziza-Zawadi Pownall

Learning Support Assistant 

Rizwan Anwar

Learning Support Assistant

Saskia-Rene Elia

Learning Support Assistant

Glenda Xavier

Learning Support Assistant (MC)

Wai Yen (Lisa) Man

Lead Science Technician

Marlene Attard (0.6fte)

Science Technician

Gerald Howgate

Science Technician

Aidan Higgins

Learning Resource Centre Manager

Maria-Pilar Baines-Alarcos 

Modern Foreign Languages Assistant

Ellen Baumgartner (0.6fte)

Modern Foreign Languages Assistant (French)

Don Burgess

Music Technician

Nima Khanom

Sixth Form Administrator

Bianca Thomas

Student Support Administrator

(Part Time) 


Tracey Bannister (0.6fte)

PA to the Principal

Beatrice Malleson (0.8fte)

Partnership Director

Lynsey Fitzpatrick

UBS Employee Volunteer Manager

Caroline Addison

UBS Project & Volunteer Manager (Part Time)

Maureen McCann

Office Manager

Rossana Da Cunha

Administrator with Reception Responsibilities

Sachelle Brooks Administrator with Reception Responsibility (PM)
Jasmine Chin Administrator - Responsible for Reprographics & Reception Cover
Odette Mifele Administrator - Responsible for Reprographics & Reception Cover (MC)

Martina McLachlan


Harriet Luwum

Finance Manager

Priscilla Agyare

Human Resources Manager

Erica Serebour

Human Resources Administrator

Mahboob Abdul Kadir

IT Manager

Neville Simpson

Senior ICT Technician

Christopher Dipple

ICT Technician


Ian Dust

Facilities Manager

Mark Porter
Assistant Facilities Manager

Robert Milne

Facilities Technician

Darren Fearne

Facilities Technician


Kamel Ouahchia

Catering Manager

M’hamed Oukid

Breakfast Chef 

Kim Nguyen

Dining Assistant/Food & Design Technology Support Assistant

Lois Maskell

Dining Assistant (ML)

Patricia Goncalves

Dining Assistant (MC)

Wenta Arbha

Kitchen Assistant

Kouaho (Dominique) Aman

Kitchen Porter

Mamy Kabala

Commis Chef 


Suzanne Morrow

Senior Lunch Time Supervisor

Sufia Karim (0.8fte)

Lunch Time Supervisor 

Rezina Talukdar

Lunch Time Supervisor 

Silpi Begum

Lunch Time Supervisor 

Suraiya Khatun 

Administration Assistant/Lunch Time Supervisor

Other Long and Short Term Workers

Idil Yilmaz 

Intervention Support Teacher for English

Aleena Ali

Intervention Support Teacher for Maths

Amanda Angus

Learning Support Assistant

Martha Prevezer (0.2fte)

Learning Support Assistant (Volunteer)

Duygu Taser Aslan 

Turkish Tutor (Part Time)

Jean Pierre Henao

 Audio Visual Technician (Adhoc Basis)

Janet Pearce

 Place2Be Transition Manager
 (External Organisation)

Nicholas Williams

Learning Support Assistant

Michelle Sambo

DT Technician


Mr Chris Brown

Vice Principals:
Kelly Harris (Personal Development and wellbeing)
Sarah Bennett (Pastoral and Behaviour)
Sophie Poole (Standards and Curriculum)

Finance &
Resources Director:

Ken Robb