Staff & School Governors List

NameType of GovernorLink GovernorEnd of Term of Office
Mr Timothy BartonParentSENSept 2019
Mr Jonathan CapstickParentParent CommunicationDec 2021
Mrs Gillian Guthrie – ChairCommunitySafeguarding / Pupil PremiumSept 2019
Mrs Louise JenningsParentStudent & Staff Well beingDec 2021
Mrs Sally LeesHead TeacherAll – Principal 
Mrs Sue MashPartnership Oct  2019
Ms Shabana RamanStaffAssessmentOct 2021
Mrs Jane Ross-SmithStaffSixth Form & I-College & CIAEGSept 2019
Ms Kate SmithParentAssessment / AttendanceSept 2019
To contact the Chair of Governors, please email Mrs Karen Douglas – Clerk to the Governors.

Homewood School Governing Body – Register of Business Interests September 2017

Name of GovernorTypeDeclared business interestsDate of Declaration
Timothy BartonParentNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017
Jonathan CapstickParentNo declarations to be declaredDec 2017
Gillian GuthrieCommunityNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017
Louise JenningsParentNo declarations to be declaredDec 2017
Sally LeesStaff -PrincipalNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017
Sue MashPartnershipNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017
Cliff MillsCommunityNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017
Shabana RamanStaff – TeachingNo declarations to be declaredOct 2017
Jane Ross-SmithStaff – Non TeachingNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017
Kate SmithParentNo declarations to be declared.Sept 2017

Homewood School & Sixth Form Centre Staff

PrincipalMrs S Lees MA (Oxon) PGCE NPQH
Head of Administration & PA to the PrincipalMrs D Faulkner MCMI
Vice Principal StudentsMrs S King BA Hons with QTS, NPQH
Vice Principal Curriculum and Standards LeaderMr S Pusey G.G.S.M. PGCE NPQH
Finance DirectorMr M Seymour ACIB, FNASBM, Post Grad Ops Mgmt (Warwick)


Assistant Vice Principal & Head of CollegeMrs H Jones BSc Hons (Bangor) PGCE (Bristol)
Assistant Head of CollegeMrs F Osborne BA Hons (Kent)
College Co-ordinatorMrs K Fensome
Family Liaison OfficerMrs A Price


Principal Teacher GeographyMrs R Bennett BSc Hons (Portsmouth) PGCE
 Miss K Barnes BA Hons (Plymouth) PGCE
 Miss S Britland BSc Hons (CCCU) PGCE
Key Stage 4 Co-ordinator GeographyMrs C Urquhart BA Hons (Nottingham) PGCE (maternity)
 Mr C Gorham BA Hons (Kent) (maternity)


Principal Teacher HistoryMiss T Farrington BA Hons (Leicester) PGCE
KS4 Co-ordinator for HistoryMr S Phillips BA Hons (London) PGCE
 Mr S Simpson BA Hons (Edge Hill) PGCE

Modern Languages

Principal Teacher MFLMr P Cafferty BA Hons (Kent) PGCE
 Miss A Boehm BA Hons (London) QTS
 Miss S Brandicourt MA (Bourgogne) PGCE
Assistant Principal Teacher KS4 and KS5Mrs J Harvey BA Hons (Bradford) PGCE
 Miss V Roberts BA Hons (Chester) PGCE
Co-ordinator of Mandarin Expansion ProgrammeMiss Y Tang MA (Portsmouth) PGCE
Hanban Chinese TeacherMiss L Lou
Foreign Language AssistantsMiss M Bourdeau
 Mr C Schneeweiss

Ethical & Religious Education & Citizenship

Principal Teacher of ERS & 6th Form SubjectsMr S Goffredi BA Hons (Keele) PGCE MCMI
 Ms M Reynolds (Canterbury) PGCE
Teacher of SociologyMr J R Crittell BSc Hons (Bristol) PGCE
Programme Leader of IBCPMrs P Thornton BA Hons (Kent) PGCE MA (Keele)


Leading Practitioner and Principal Teacher ScienceMrs C Gaygan MA BSc Hons (Greenwich) PGCE
Leading Practitioner and Principal Teacher ScienceMiss M Conlin MA BSc Hons (OU) PGCE
 Ms E Dugova MA (Bratislavia) QTS
 Mrs G Easom BSc Hons (CCCU) GTP
 Miss A Harrold BSc Hons (Loughborough) PGCE
Co-ordinator KS4 ScienceMr G Hunter BSc Hons (London) QTS
Co-ordinator STEMMrs L Johnstone BSc Hons (Lancashire) PGCE
 Miss J Ludley BSc Hons (Southampton) QTS
 Dr L Roberts MA Hons EngD (Surrey) PGCE
Co-ordinator KS5 Science and Manager of Duke of EdinburghMr D Shepherd BSc Hons (Canterbury) PGCE
Teacher ResearcherDr C Tyson BEd Hons (Exeter) PhD
 Mrs K Van der Westhuizen BSc (Kwazulu-Natal) PGCE (maternity)
Co-ordinator of KS4 ScienceMr C Wheeler BSc Hons (Roehampton) PGCE
Leading PractitionerMr G Wilson BSc Hons (Dundee) PGCE
HLTA ScienceMrs A Rowe
Lead Science TechnicianVacant
Assistant to Lead Science TechnicianMr L Lawrence
Science TechniciansMrs J Lipscombe
 Mrs M Cox BSc Hons (UMIST)
 Mrs N Goodman


Enterprise College

Head of College

Mr D Bailey BSc (Kent) PGCE

Assistant Head of College

Mrs K Adams

College Co-ordinator

Mrs D Elliott

Family Liaison Officer and Co-ordinator of Student Wellbeing

Mrs W Brown


Director of I-College

Mrs K Farrell BA Hons (Brunel) PGCE

Principal Teacher Business

Mrs C Cox BSc (London) QTS


Mrs S Adams BA Hons (Kent) PGCE


Mr E Lloyd PGCE


Mr C Lowe BA Hons (London) PGCE


Mrs M Roberts BSc Hons (Harper Adams) PGCE

HLTA I-College

Mrs J Keeler

Applied Learning

Principal Teacher

Miss R Fagg BSc Hons (Kent) PGCE

Assistant Principal Teacher Work Related

Mrs K Dowdell BA Hons (Open) Cert Ed (Greenwich) QTLS CIBTAC, ICAA, IIHHT, MlfL

Learning & Lead Vocational Tutor Beauty


Lead Tutor of Vocational Catering

Mrs S English

Teacher of Vocational Catering

Mr S Crowder


Mr P Sullivan CertEd (London)

Health & Social Care
Principal Teacher Health and Social Care Mrs D Bailey BSc Hons (CCCU) PGCE
Co-ordinator for Raising Achievement in 6th Form Miss K Dungate BA Hons (Kent) PGCE


Principal TeacherMr D Lintern BA Hons (East Anglia) PGCE
Assistant Principal TeacherMr J Mills BSc Hons (Manchester) PGCE
 Mr A Bodle BSc Hons (CCCU) PGCE
 Mr T Cheong BSc Hons (London) PGCE

Principal Teacher I College

Miss R Holkham BSc Hons (Brighton) QTS
 KS5 Co-ordinator MathematicsMr D Osborne BSc Hons (Cardiff) PGCE
 Leading PractitionerMr C Priest LLB Hons QTS
 Miss A Rowe BA Hons (Greenwich) QTS
 Mr C Sutton BSc Hons (OU) PGCE
 Mrs M Welch BSc Hons (Exeter) PGCE
 HLTA MathematicsMrs L Watts LLB (Luton)

Information & Communications Technology

Principal Teacher ICT and Computing

Mrs S Anderson (Sunderland) PGCE


Mr D Forsyth BSc Hons (CCCU) PGCE

KS4 Co-ordinator ICT and Computer Science

Mr B Pritchard BA Hons (Lincoln) PGCE

Arts College

Head of College and Director of Staff DevelopmentMr P Hanson BA Hons (CCCUC) MA PGCE
Assistant Head of CollegeMiss C Thorp
Assistant Head of CollegeMiss A Jones BA Hons (Liverpool) PGCE
College Co-ordinatorMrs K Malaugh
Family Liaison OfficerMrs S Crawford
Leading Practitioner and Principal Teacher Mrs S Watson BA Hons (Nottingham) PGCE
Assistant Principal Teacher Mrs T Davison BA Hons (CCCU) PGCE
Mr P Ballard MA (London) BA Hons (CCCU) PGCE
Mr G Case BA Hons (Cardiff) GTP
 KS3 Co-ordinator English Miss D Chende BA (Romania) GTP
Mrs A Fox
 KS5 Co-ordinator English Mrs H Headley-Read BA Hons (Winchester) PGCE
Miss A Jones BA Hons (Liverpool) PGCE
Mr I Kelly BA Hons (Carlow) QTS
Ms L Lee BA Hons (Kent) PGCE
Miss A O’Brien BA Hons (CCCU) QTS
Ms G Ploszajski BA Hons (Durham) GTP
Mr S Ridgway BA Hons (Reading) PGCE

Mrs S Stevens BA Hons (CCCU) PGCE

Mrs E White BA Hons (Kent) PGCE

Performing Arts

Principal Teacher DramaMs Y Snow BA Hons (CCCUC) PGCE
Head of Performing ArtsMrs N Fullerton BA Hons (Canterbury) Nat Dip (Perf Arts) GTP
 Mr P Franczak BA Hons (Reading) PGCE
Principal Teacher DanceMiss E Harris BA Hons (Chichester) PGCE
 Mrs S Andrews BA Hons with QTS (Brighton)
Assistant Principal Teacher MusicMrs E Irving BEd (Royal Conservatoire Scotland)
 Mrs S King BA Hons (Colchester) GTP
Vice Principal Curriculum and Standards Leader


Theatre Bookings Manager

Mrs J Mander

Technical DirectorMr S Town
Music and Theatre TechnicianMr D Curtis
Box OfficeMrs D Lindsay

Art & Design & Technology

Principal Teacher

Miss J Rickard BA Hons (De Montfort) PGCE

Co-ordinator KS4 and KS5 Graphics

Mr M Davies BS Hons (Bath) PGCE

Photography and Graphics

Miss A Hancock BA Hons (Coventry) MA (Canterbury) PGCE QTS


Miss L James BA Hons PGCE


Mr G Matthews Crow BA Hons (Middlesex) PGCE

Co-ordinator Textiles and Community Links in Art & Design & Technology

Mrs G Parry BA Hons (Cleveland) PGCE


Miss S Wheeler BA Hons (Southampton) PGCE


Miss C Wood BA Hons (OU) PGCE

HLTA Art & Design & Technology

Mrs S Bainton-Ruegg

Senior Technical Support

Ms C Tindall BA Hons (London)

Technical Support

Mr G Coleman BA Hons (Kent)

Media & Film Studies

Assistant Principal Teacher (Media Studies)

Mr A Cox BA Hons (Open) QTS


Mrs C Hanson BA Hons (CCCUC) QTS

Physical Education

Principal Teacher PE

Ms N Bulless BA Hons (Kent) PGCE


Mr L Cobley BA Hones (Brighton) QTS

Key Stage 5 Co-ordinator for P.E.

Mr J R Crittell BSc Hons (Bristol) PGCE


Miss T Jarvis BA Hons (Chichester) PGCE

Co-ordinator of Core P.E.

Miss S Kennett (Brighton) PGCE

Principal Teacher P.S.H.R.E and Citizenship

Mrs C Piper BSc Hons (Bangor) PGCE

Discovery College

Assistant Vice Principal Teaching and Learning and Head of Discovery College Mr A Lawson BSc Hons (Bristol) PGCE
Assistant Head of College Miss M Croucher
KS3 Early Intervention Officer Mrs I Whelan BSc (Hons) (CCCU)
Senior College Co-ordinator Mrs S Sivyer
Senior Family Liaison Officer Miss S Faulkner BA Hons (Soton)
Family Liaison Officer Mrs M Spackman
Mrs S Taberer
Principal Teacher Discovery Mr M Nisbet BA Hons (Exeter) PGCE
Co-ordinator Project Based Learning Mr R Friel BSc Hons (Lancaster) GTP
Co-ordinator of ERS Mrs E Cook BA Hons (CCCU) PGCE
Mrs J Ralph BSc (Bangor) PGCE
Key Stage 3 Co-ordinator MFL Miss E Paviot BSc Hons (Plymouth) PGCE
Co-ordinator of KS3 Science Mrs C Falder BSc Hons (Kent) GTP
Co-ordinator of KS3 Science Miss L Delgado BSc Hons (Kent) MSc (Bradford) PGCE
Co-ordinator of Virtual Learning Mr P Sparks BSc Hons (Kent) GTP
Co-ordinator KS3 Mathematics Mrs D Lee BA Hons (Canterbury) GTP
Teacher of Mathematics Miss F Crawford BSc (OU) GTP
Co-ordinator Grammar Stream Miss S Raman BBA (IUA) PGCE
Teacher of English Mrs J Wickham BA Hons (Newcastle) MA (CCCU) PGCE
Teacher of Dance Ms A Francis BA Hons (Kent) (GTP)
Co-ordinator of Strategic Engagement Mrs H Hayes
Admissions Officer and Discovery Administrator Ms L Castle


Director of I-CollegeMrs K Farrell BA Hons (Brunel) PGCE
Principal Teacher I CollegeMiss R Holkham BSc Hons (Brighton) QTS
HLTA I-CollegeMrs J Keeler

Sixth Form

Director of Sixth FormMr G Mills BA Hons (Kent) PGCE
Principal Teacher Sixth FormMr B Harper BA Hons with QTS (Brighton)
Administrative AssistantsMrs S Oven
 Mrs E Rousseau
Careers AdvisorMrs B Srinivasan BSc Hons (Bradford)
Work Placement and Information and Guidance Co-ordinatorVacant
Family Liaison OfficerMs C Hussey

Extended Services

Farm Education Manager

Miss L Hameed

Farm Education Assistant

Miss S Dean

Life Centre

Director of Behaviour ManagementMr G O’Sullivan BSc Hons PhD, PGCE, C Geog NPQH
Life Centre ManagerMrs S Sowten
Learning MentorMr D Faulkner
Alternative Curriculum CoachMiss J Baskeyfield BA Hons (Falford)
Alternative Curriculum CoachMiss L Norton BA Hons (Kent)

Learning Support

Director of Learning SupportMiss L Stephen BA Hons (Sussex) MA (Durham) PGCE SEN (Chichester)
Assistant SENCOMiss M Law
Administrative Assistant SENMrs R Gerbozy
Teacher Key SkillsMr S Crawford BEd (Hons) (Bangor) MA (Liverpool)
HLTA SENMrs D Bridger
HLTA Key SkillsMrs I Gray
HLTA Key SkillsMrs R Layzell
HLTA SEN (English)Miss K Croft
HLTA (Literacy)Mrs P Russell
HLTA CIC/EALMrs S Eade BA Hons (Thames Valley)
HLTA Communication and InteractionMrs J Snelling
Learning Support Assistant (Maths)Miss S Ruthen
Learning Support AssistantsMr T Betteridge BA Hons (OU) Cert Ed
 Mrs S Oldrey
 Mrs P Wright

Associate Staff

Head of Administration & PA to the PrincipalMrs D Faulkner MCMI
Facilities and Services AdministratorMiss P Dodd
Finance DirectorMr M Seymour ACIB, FNASBM, Post Grad Ops Mgmt (Warwick)
Business Development ManagerMrs A Miles
Senior Finance OfficerMr M Macey BA (Thames)
Payroll ManagerMrs L Croucher
Finance OfficerMrs K Apps
Finance ApprenticeMrs E Clarke
Human Resources ManagerMrs N Callingham Assoc CIPD
Senior Human Resources OfficerMrs K Nicholls
Human Resources ApprenticeVacant
Data Manager and Clerk to the GovernorsMrs K Douglas
Data Protection ManagerMrs S Marsh
Cover and Inclusion ManagerMs S Dale CMIOSH ACIEH
Study ManagersMrs M Marchetti
 Mrs H Rummery

Curriculum Support

Examinations Manager

Mrs J Jupp

Curriculum Administrator

Mrs N Badham

Student Services Officer

Ms S Pattenden

Student Services Administrative Assistant

Mrs K Taylor

Attendance Officer KS3 & KS4

Mr D Lee

CAF Co-ordinator

Mrs J Ross-Smith


Mrs N Adams

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Miss V English

School Counsellor

Mrs L Janion  BACP, BA Hons (Luton) Ad Dip


School Receptionist

Mrs S Phillips

Knowledge Information Communication Centre

KICC Manager

Miss D Haywood

KICC Co-ordinators

Mrs S Ellis


Mrs K Trapp


Learning Systems Manager

Mr M Vincer

System Administrator

Mr M Lee

Helpdesk Manager

Mr L Welsh

Web Designer

Mr T Mitchell

 ICT Technician

Mr M Green

 ICT Technician

Mr L Knight

ICT Apprentice

Mr R Webb

Media Centre

Media and E-Learning Manager

Mrs S Williams

Media Centre and Communications Assistant

Miss C Douglas BA Hons (OU)

Media Centre Technician

Mr C Pierce

Uniform Shop

Retail Services Manager

Mrs J Ali

Caretaking Staff

Facilities ManagerMr V Riedy MBIFM, IOSH, ACIPS
Assistant CaretakerMr J Dunster
Assistant Caretaker/Crossing PatrolMr J Fillery
Evening CaretakersMr J Farrell
 Mr C Sargeant
Assistant Caretaker/MaintenanceMr D Faulkner
Assistant Maintenance TechniciansMr J Bannister
 Mr D Duke
Site TechniciansMr B Croucher
 Mr A Brown
CaretakerMr J Catt

Ground Staff

Grounds personMr S Brown