Silcoates School Staff List 2018-2019


Senior Leadership Team

Mr P C K Rowe MA Modern History (Oriel College, Oxford) PGCE History and Drama (University of Wales, Swansea) MEd Management and Policy Studies (University of Bristol) Headmaster
Mr D J C Coll BEd Physical Education and Geography (Leeds Beckett University) Senior Deputy Head (Staff)
Mrs R L Dews BEng (Hons) Fuel and Energy Engineering (University of Leeds) PGCE Mathematics and Games (University of York) Deputy Head (Academic)
Mr C Evans BSc/BA (Hons) Geography with Organisation Studies (University of Central Lancashire) PGCE Geography with Social Sciences (Keele University) MEd (University of the West of England) Deputy Head (Pastoral)
Mr A P Boyer BEd (Hons) Geography and Physical Education (University of Derby) Head of the Junior School
Mr M Johnson BSc (Hons) Accounting & Financial Analysis (University of Warwick) Bursar
Mrs H M Lindenmayer CFIDip Clothing Design and Production Management (Royal College of Needlework, University of Manchester) Early Years Professional Status (University of Huddersfield) Director of Admissions


Senior School Teaching Staff

Mr R J Austin BA (Hons) History (University of Sheffield) PGCE History (University of York) History, Spencer’s*
Mr J S Bentley BA (Hons) Business Studies (University of Huddersfield) PGCE Business Education (University of Huddersfield) Business Studies*, Careers*
Mrs S Coll BA (Hons) German (University of Leeds) PGCE German with Classics (University of Leeds) Latin*, MFL
Mrs J K Conlon BA (Hons) English Literature (Lancaster University) PGCE English and SEN (University of Leeds) English
Mr D Coulson BSc Applied Biology and Management Studies (University of Leeds) PGCE Science: Biology (University of Leeds) PSHCE*, Biology
Mrs A L Eckersley BSc (Hons) Computing (University of Huddersfield) PGCE ICT (University of Huddersfield) MA Information Technology, Multimedia and Education (University of Leeds) ICT*
Mrs J Everingham BA (Hons) International Studies PGCE History (University of Leeds) MA Politics (University of Sheffield) PGCIE Innovation in Education (University of Warwick) NPQML (National College for Teaching and Leadership) History* (currently on maternity leave)
Mr R I H Falloon BSc Geography (University of Wales, Aberystwyth) PGCE Geography (University of Leeds) PgDip Environmental Decision Making (Open University) Geography
Miss N A Hoare BA (Hons) Music (Kingston University) PGCE Music (Roehampton University) PGDip Music Information Technology (City, University of London) LGSM Piano Teaching (Guildhall School of Music and Drama) Music*
Mrs L E Hoyland BA (Hons) Graphic Design (Northumbria University) PGCE Design Technology (Northumbria University) DT, Yonge’s*
Mr C D Hugill BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance (University of Bradford) PGCE Mathematics (Leeds Trinity University) Mathematics*
Mr B M Hutson BEng (Hons) Electronic Communication and Computer Engineering (University of Bradford) PGCE Science: Physics (University of Huddersfield) MEng Electronic Communication and Computer Engineering (University of Bradford) MA Professional Development (Action Research in Teaching and Learning) (University of Huddersfield) Physics*
Mr M D Jeanes BSc (Hons) Physics and Meteorology (University of Reading) PGCE Mathematics and Physical Education (Loughborough University) Mathematics
Miss A E Knowles BA (Hons) Secondary Physical Education with QTS (Lancaster University) PE, Head of Middle School
Mrs S J McKay BA (Hons) with QTS Education in Modern Foreign Languages (University of Sunderland) MFL*
Mrs J L McManus BA (Hons) French and German (University of Birmingham) PGCE French and German (University of York) MFL, PSHCE
Mr A D Mistry BA (Hons) Industrial Design (Loughborough University) PGCE (Loughborough University) DT, Head of Sixth Form
Miss I M Nicholls BA (Hons) English and American Literature and Drama (University of Kent) PGCE English (University of Huddersfield) English, Evans’*
Miss E L Nuttall BA (Hons) Sports Studies and History (University of Birmingham) PGCE Physical Education (University of Southampton) PE, Duke of Edinburgh Award’s Scheme Co-ordinator
Mrs H C Oxtoby BA (Hons) Education and Professional Development (Leeds Beckett University) GTP (Bradford College) Food Technology
Miss H M Peach BA (Hons) Physical Education (University of Birmingham) PGCE Physical Education (Leeds Beckett University) PE*/Moore’s*
Mr A J Potter BSc (Hons) Health and Sports Studies (University of Huddersfield) PGCE Physical Education (De Montfort University) PE
Mrs R Reddish BA (Hons) Fine Art (University of Lincoln) PGCE Art and Design (Manchester Metropolitan University) Art
Mrs R Redfearn BSc Cybernetics and Control Engineering (University of Reading) PGCE Physics (University of Oxford) MEd Professional Development, Teaching and Learning (University of Huddersfield) Physics
Mr G M Roberts BEd (Hons) Physical Education (Leeds Beckett University) Sport*, PE
Mrs S Roberts LLB (University of Birmingham) Legal Practice Course (University of Huddersfield) PGCE Mathematics (University of Huddersfield) Maths
Mr C D Rowe BA (Hons) Design Representation (University of Hertfordshire) PGCE Design and Technology (Manchester Metropolitan University) DT*
Dr J Rowson BSc Geography (Durham) MSc Resource Management Science (Vancouver) PhD Geography (Vancouver) PGCE (Newcastle) Geography
Dr A Russell BSc (Hons) Applied Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (University of the West of England) PGCE Science (Warwick University) PhD Human Genetics (Basel University) National Award for SENCOs (Oxford Brookes University) Learning Support*/Science
Miss N Simmons BA (Hons) English (York St John University) English
Mr T P Sprott PGCE English (University of Greenwich) Psychology*
Mrs S E Tattersall BA Hons Drama/Theatre Studies and Theology/Religious Studies (University of Liverpool), PGCE in RE (Sheffield Hallam), Post Graduate Diploma in RE (University of Warwick) RS
Mrs D J Townsend BSc (Hons) with Cert Ed Mathematics (Loughborough University) Mathematics
Mr T Verinder BA (Hons) History and Politics (University of York) PGCE History and Politics (University of York) Politics*, History
Miss R Wang BA (Hons) Music (University of Manchester) MMus Instrumental Performance (Royal Birmingham Conservatoire) Graduate Assistant of Music
Mr S W Wardle BA (Hons) English (University of Bristol) PGCE English (University of Plymouth) MSt English (St John’s College, Oxford) English*
Mr C M Williamson BA Hons Natural Sciences (University of Cambridge) MSc Natural Sciences, (University of Cambridge), PGCE Secondary Science with Chemistry, University of Leicester. Chemistry
Mr P V Watkin BSc (Hons) Zoology (Newcastle University) PGCE Science: Biology (University of Leeds) Biology*
Mrs L H Whitworth BA (Hons) History of Art (University of York), PGCE (University of Wales, Cardiff) Art
Dr P A Wright MSci (Hons) Pure and Applied Chemistry (University of Strathclyde) PGCE Science: Chemistry (University of Leeds) PhD Organometallic (University of Southampton) Chemistry*
Mrs X Zambrano Villamizar BA (Hons) Psychology (Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá) Dip Psych (Open University) PGCE Spanish and French (University of Sheffield) MFL


Junior School Teaching Staff

Mrs N Chambers BA (Hons) Music with QTS (University of Leeds) Year 1
Mr P Dixon BA (Hons) Sport Coaching (Sheffield Hallam University) Year 4
Mrs R M Elliott BA (Hons) Drama and English Language (University of Huddersfield) PGCE Primary Education (University of Derby) Year 5
Mrs W Forge BA (Hons) Education Studies PGCE Primary Education (University of Bradford) Year 2
Mrs E H Jones BA (Hons) Hospitality Management and Tourism (University of Strathclyde), PGCE Junior Teaching with Early Years Specialism (Bradford College) Year 2
Mrs E Moss BEd (Leeds Beckett University) Assistant Head of the Junior School, Year 6
Mrs E Olumegbon BSc with QTS Science and Primary Subjects (Leeds Trinity University) Year 5
Miss C V Powell Year 3
Mrs K Shuttleworth BA (Hons) (Leeds Beckett University) GTP (Wakefield Partnership for Initial Teacher Training) Reception
Mr R Sykes BA (Hons) History (University of Huddersfield) PGCE Primary Education (University of Nottingham) Year 4
Mr M S Trotter BA (Hons) (University of York) Music PGCE Music (University of Huddersfield) Year 6
Miss L Waller BA (Hons) Early Years (University of Huddersfield) QTS (Leeds Trinity University) Pre-School
Miss V C Wilkinson BA (Hons) Open Degree (Open University)

* Head of Department or Head of House

Visiting Music Teachers

Mrs V Bird Violin
Mr D Hall Singing and Organ
Mr D Hoyle Brass
Mr R Keeble Percussion
Mr D Pearce Guitar
Mrs J Rigby Piano and Clarinet
Mr D Roberts Brass
Miss S Stacey Singing
Mrs C White Piano
Mrs J Worboys-Hodgson Cello, Double Bass and Singing


Academic and Pastoral Support

Mrs J Alkadi School Nurse
Mrs S Beeching-Smith Classroom Co-ordinator
Mr M Collinson ICT Systems Manager
Mrs H Cooper Classroom Co-ordinator
Mr S Gibson DT Technician
Miss S Lloyd Classroom Co-ordinator
Mrs H Masser Classroom Co-ordinator
Mr J Nelmes Biology Technician
Mrs T Ogden Librarian
Mrs C Slaski Classroom Co-ordinator
Miss M Thursby Chemistry Technician
Ms M Wardman Classroom Co-ordinator
Miss L Watson Classroom Co-ordinator
Mr P Webb ICT Technician


Administrative Support

Mrs H Barras Junior School Secretary
Mrs S Bowden Admissions Officer
Mr P Chapman Porter
Mr P Clement Porter
Mr G Fay Security
Mr N Fox Grounds
Mr K Fulford Head Groundsman
Mr G Jackson Porter
Mr K Mansfield Security
Mr P Noble Head Porter
Mrs A Obridge School Secretary
Mrs J O’Brien Accounts Assistant
Ms L Parker Payroll Officer & Finance Assistant
Mrs F Reed Operations Manager
Mrs R Skelton Marketing Officer
Mr S Smith Grounds
Mrs S Taylor Accounts Office Supervisor
Mrs K Thackray Projects Manager
Mrs R Thompson Data & Exams Manager
Ms R Thomson HR Officer
Mrs E Wood Clerk to the Governors
Mrs C Woodhead Headmaster’s PA

Examination Invigilators

Mrs G Farrar
Mr M Henshall
Mr S Horsfall
Mrs J Hunter
Mrs G Jennings
Mr J Newell
Mrs J Newell
Mrs D Thomson

Catering Staff

Miss B Hancock Head of Catering
Mr R Harrison Chef
Mrs S Hampshire
Mrs S Hurst
Mrs J Jeffs
Miss M Mynott
Miss A Pagett
Mrs B Shaw
Miss T Townsend
Mrs J White

Cleaning Staff

Mrs G Wood Cleaning Supervisor
Mrs B Batty
Mr S Bispham
Mrs L Brown
Mrs D Clarke
Mrs S Fisher
Mrs L Holt
Mrs A Morris
Mrs M Pickersgill
Miss J Smith
Miss S Wilby