Senior Management Team

Ian Williams - Headteacher
Ian Williams
Headteacher

Ian Williams: Headteacher

Ian IWilliams - Headteacher

Mr Williams graduated from the University of Sheffield with a degree in Genetics. He quickly moved into teaching ICT and also spent time working for the British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (BECTA) as a Project Manager. In 2006 he joined the West Midlands Consortium, the school based teacher training provider led by Thomas Telford School, and became the Director in 2010. More recently, Mr Williams has been a Deputy Head at Thomas Telford School, before he moved to his first headship at Bulwell Academy, one of the Thomas Telford family of schools situated in Nottingham.

Clair Drummond - Head's PA
Clair Drummond
Head's PA

Clair Drummond: Head's PA

Clair Drummond - Head's PA
  • All administrative support for the Head
  • Governing Board
  • Human Resources
  • Line management responsibility for the Administration Office and oversight of Reception.
  • Conference Centre and Hospitality Suite use
  • Recruitment
  • Payroll and Pensions
  • Freedom of Information
  • Term Dates and Staff Holiday Entitlement
  • Staff Absence Recording
  • Key visitors to the Academy
  • Official Complaints, quality control and quality management of Academy Services involving staff as necessary
 

Daljeet Kangh - IT Director
Daljeet Kangh
IT Director

Daljeet Kangh: IT Director

Daljeet Kangh - IT Director
  • All aspects of the Academy's ICT provision, its maintenance and efficiency
  • ICT curriculum development projects to improve teacher and student effectiveness
  • Management of the Bromcom system

Karen Bladen - Senior Leader - Business Studies & Performing Arts
Karen Bladen
Deputy Head - Business & Performing Arts
Performing Arts

Karen Bladen: Deputy Head

Business Studies and Performing Arts

Karen Bladen - Senior Leader - Performing Arts

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of Business and Performing Arts
  • Overall responsibility for Music School and Academy Productions

Pastoral:

  • Responsibility for Year 11 Pastoral matters
  • Year 11 student records
  • Year 11 intelligence - IAPs
  • Year 11 student portfolio checks
  • Course Leader Sixth Form BTEC Business

Whole School:

  • First Day First Week arrangements
  • End of term arrangements
  • Staff duties
  • BTEC Quality Assurance
  • Staff absence / cover
  • Staff attendance

Avtar Gill - Deputy Head - Design Technology, Art and Hospitality
Kevin Hull
Deputy Head
Design Technology, Art and Hospitality & Catering

Kevin Hull: Deputy Head

Design Technology, Art and Hospitality & Catering

Kevin Hull - Deputy Head - Design Technology

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of Design Technology, Art and Hospitality and Catering

Whole School:

  • Management of Bromcom and its effectiveness
  • Sisra / ARB
  • Whole School Data / P8 Strategy
  • Weekly Broadcast
  • Retrospect/Prospectus
  • Assessment, Reporting and Recording
  • Records of Achievement - all phases
  • Display
  • DfE returns / Schools Audits / School Census
  • Pupil Premium strategy (data)

Leanne Humphries - Deputy Head - Maths
Leanne Humphries
Senior Leader
Physical Education

Leanne Humphries: Senior Leader

Physical Education

Leanne Humphries -

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of Physical Education
  • PE Outreach work Community Sports Programme

Pastoral:

  • Responsibility for Year 9 Pastoral matters
  • Year 9 student records
  • Year 9 intelligence - IAPs
  • Year 9 student portfolio checks
  • Progress and Pastoral support for WBA students (Year 10 & 11)

Whole School

  • Leadership Years 7 – 13
  • Staff Briefing
  • House System / Competitions and Rewards

Helen Jones - Senior Leader - Inclusion
Helen Jones
Senior Leader
Inclusion
Designated Safeguarding Lead

Helen Jones: Senior Leader

Inclusion

Helen Jones - Senior Leader - Inclusion

Curriculum:

  • Overall responsibility for management of Inclusion, Special Needs and Medical Matters (Nurse)
  • Nurture Groups

Pastoral:

  • Mental Health issues/ Place2Be
  • Assistant Head of KS3 Pastoral matters
  • Year 7 Transfer for SEN students

Whole School:

  • Gifted and Talented (student progress)
  • Prevent Strategy
  • Student Attendance / Persistent absence
  • Safeguarding DSP
  • SENCO

Amandip Lally
Amandip Lally
Deputy Head
Mathematics

Amandip Lally: Deputy Head

Mathematics

Amandip Lally

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of  Mathematics including whole school numeracy

Pastoral:

  • Responsibility for Year 10 Pastoral matters (LAW)
  • Year 10 student records
  • Year 10 intelligence - IAPs
  • Year 10 student portfolio checks

Whole School:

  • Academy uniform
  • Student Voice
  • Co-ordination of annual Enrichment days
  • Special video work
  • Public Events
  • Marking

Chris Mills - Deputy Head - Business and ICT
Chris Mills
Deputy Head
ICT

Chris Mills - Deputy Head - Business and ICT

Chris Mills - Deputy Head - Business and ICT

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of ICT

Pastoral:

  • Citizenship and PSHE - weekly tasks for students and Annual review and audit
  • Assemblies/Collective Worship
  • Drugs awareness programme

Whole School:

  • Timetable
  • Web site content and updates
  • Quality assurance of Online Curriculum and MCAS, to include staff use
  • Independent Learning
  • Whole School Self Evaluation Strategy/ Development Plan
  • Careers and Industry Links
  • Industrial and Parent databases
  • Key Stage 4 Options
  • Training Days
  • Parent Advisory Group
  • All visits from Sandwell Academy
  • GDPR

Paul Moore
Paul Moore
Deputy Head
Humanities

Paul Moore: Deputy Head

Humanities

Paul Moore - Deputy Head - Humanities

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of Humanities

Pastoral:

  • Overview of all Sixth Form work, including vocational courses, Induction, Exam Intelligence and Student records
  • Sixth Form Admissions

Whole School:

  • All Examination Entries
  • Overview of Session 3 arrangements
  • Mock Examinations
  • Charity Work
  • Development of Learning and Teaching through the Academy
  • Homework Policy
  • Overview of Tutor group effectiveness

Michelle Povey - Deputy Head - Physical Education & Modern Foreign Languages
Michelle Povey
Senior Deputy Head
Head of Behaviour
MFL & Deputy Safeguarding Lead

Michelle Povey: Senior Deputy Head

Head of Behaviour & Modern Foreign Languages

Michelle Povey - Senior Deputy Head - Physical Education & Modern Foreign Languages

  • Deputise for the Head in his absence or when required

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of MFL

Pastoral:

  • Overview and responsibility for Key Stage 4 curriculum and standards (KNB)

Whole School:

  • Management of behaviour across the Academy (KS4 & MRP)
  • Reward and recognition of achievements including Achievement Evenings
  • Lunch supervision (EH)
  • Looked After Children, Pupil Premium (HJ)
  • Staff handbook
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Race Equality
  • Annual Calendar (CD)

Mark Pugh - Senior Leader - English
Mark Pugh
Senior Deputy Head
English

Mark Pugh - Senior Deputy Head - English

Mark Pugh - Senior Deputy Head - English

Curriculum:

  • Overview and responsibility for standards in all aspects of  English including whole school literacy

Pastoral:

  • Overview and responsibility for Key Stage 3 curriculum and standards
  • Responsibility for Year 8 Pastoral matters
  • Year 8 student records
  • Year 8 intelligence - IAPs
  • Year 8 student portfolio checks

Whole School:

  • Management of behaviour across the Academy (KS3)
  • Staff Development
  • Library
  • Trainee Teachers - NQTs, PGCE, Teach First, School Direct
  • Staff Induction
  • Boys Achievement

Oversight:

  • Responsibility for Year 7 Pastoral matters
  • Year 7 Admissions
  • Year 7 Transfer and Induction
  • Year 7 student records
  • Year 7 intelligence - IAPs
  • Year 7 student portfolio checks