Bishop Rawstorne Church of England Academy

Staff Lists

2019-2020 Staff Lists:

Teaching Staff

Miss C Abbott, Higher Dip. Fashion Design, PGCE

Textiles, Art

Mr C Acosta, B.Acc (Hons), MSc, PGCE

Second in TAC, ICT/Computing

Mr P Almond, BSc (Hons), QTS*

Assistant Headteacher, Curriculum

Mr K Anglim, BA (Hons), PGCE


Mrs L Anglim, BA (Hons), PGCE*

Senior Head of Year, Year 11, English

Mrs J Armitage, BA (Hons), PGCE

Lead Teacher, Art

Mr P Ascroft, BA(Hons), PGCE, MTh

Curriculum Area Leader of Religious Education and Worship

Miss S Ashcroft, BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of Year 8, Modern Foreign Languages

Dr W Aston, BSc (Hons), Phd, PGCE


Mrs S Beesley, BEng (Hons), QTS


Mrs H Bonner, BSc (Hons), PGCE


Mrs G Borsbey BA (Hons), MA (Cantab), QTS

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs H Brady, BSc (Hons), PGCE

Second in Mathematics, Numeracy Co-ordinator

Mrs K Broadley, BA (Hons), PGCE*

Head of Spanish/Second in Faculty Modern Foreign Languages

Mr S Bushell, BSc (Hons), PGCE


Mrs L Cogley, BSc (Hons), QTS

Head of Year 10, Geography

Mr P Cowley, MSc (Eng), PGCE,

National Leader of Education


Mr J Davies, BMus (Hons), PGCE

Lead Teacher, Music

Mrs L Dawson, BA (Hons), PGCE

Literacy Co-ordinator, English

Mr A Duckworth, BA (Hons), PGCE*

Assistant Headteacher, Pupil Premium

Mr S Edwards, BSc (Hons), PGDip, PGCE

Humanities, Physical Education

Mrs R Eriksson, BSc (Hons), CEng. MIET, PGCE


Mrs S Farrimond, BA (Hons), PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

Mr I Gardiner, BA (Hons), PGCE, MSc

Lead Teacher of Geography

Mrs A Holden, BA (Hons), PGCE*

Second in Faculty, Science

Mr S Hornby, BA (Hons) QTS

Lead Teacher, History

Mr R Hosker, BA (Hons), PGCE, MA

Curriculum Leader, Mathematics

Miss K Huyton, BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of Year 8, Physical Education

Mr S Jackson, BSc (Hons), PGCE, MA*

Curriculum Area Leader of TAC

Mrs S Jones, BEd (Hons), CTC

Physical Education

Mrs C Lane, BA (Hons), PGCE, MEd

Assistant Headteacher, Pastoral Care

Mrs K Lawley, BA (Hons), PGCE*

Curriculum Leader, Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs C Littlewood, BA (Hons), QTS


Mrs G Loveday, BSc (Hons), QTS

Special Events Co-ordinator, Food Technology

Mrs V McShane, BSc (Hons), PGCE


Mr B Needham, BSc (Hons), QTS

Lead Teacher of Physics, Science

Miss E Palmer, BMus (Hons) QTS VCMT Dip (Hons)

SENCO , Music

Mrs L Petts, BSc (Hons), PGCE

Curriculum Leader, Science

Mrs J Poole, BSc (Hons), MA, PGCE


Mr P Rawlinson, BA (Hons), PGCE*

Deputy Headteacher

Mrs S Regan, BA (Hons), PGCE

Second in Faculty, English

Miss C Robinson, BA (Hons), PGCE

Co-ordinator of PSHEe, Lead Teacher of Religious Education

Mr C Rockley, BSc, QTS

Lead Teacher of SPDM

Dr R Saunders, MA (Hons), PHD, PGDE


Mr T Sixsmith, BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of Year 7, Humanities

Mr D Smart, BSc (Hons), PGCE

Lead Teacher, Physical Education

Mrs N Smith-Hughes, BA (Hons), PGCE

Lead Teacher, Drama, English

Miss J Speakman, BA (Hons), PGCE, MA

Humanities, History/Religious Education

Miss K Stoneley, BSc (Hons), PGCE

Computing and ICT

Mr D Tye, BSc (Hons), QTS


Mrs B Walton, BA (Hons), PGCE


Mrs S Walton, BA (Hons), PGCE, MA


Mrs C Whitton, BEng (Hons), PGCE


Mr M Williams, BSc (Hons), PGCE

Parental Liaison Co-ordinator, Physical Education

Mr B Willis, BSc (Hons), PGCE


Mrs H Winter, LLB (Hons) QTS*

Assistant Headteacher, Teaching School

Mr J Wood, BEng (Hons), QTS*

Assistant Headteacher, Data

* indicates Specialist Leader of Education

Support Staff


Mrs L Hood, LLB (Hons)*

Business & Finance Manager – Senior Leadership Team

Mrs S Glover

PA to the Headteacher

Mrs S Burt

Office Manager/Admissions Officer

Mr S Hackney

IT Network Manager

Mrs C Watkinson

IT Technician

Mrs T Forrest


Mrs S Gaskell

SIMS Administration/Exams/Assessment Officer

Mrs W Gibbons

Science Technician

Mrs S Hosker, BSc (Hons)

Assistant Business Manager/Clerk to Governors

Mrs J Lemm

Finance Officer

Mrs J Murphy

Pastoral Liaison and Intervention Manager

Mrs S Parker

Reprographics Technician

Mrs J Prescott

Teaching School Administrative Officer

Mrs C Prior

Clerical Officer

Mrs J Prout

Clerical Officer

Mrs J Rimmer


Mrs E Speakman

Science Technician

Mr J Watkins TAC Technician

* indicates Specialist Leader of Education

Teaching Assistants


Miss L Wade

Assistant SENCO

Mrs R Ball

First Aid Co-ordinator

Mrs I Blackburn


Mrs J Frackelton


Mrs W Gibbons


Mrs A Parkinson


Mrs J Prescott


Mrs A Robinson



Mrs R Fearn


Mrs M Meadows*

Learning to Learn Co-ordinator

Mrs C Thompson


* indicates Specialist Leader of Education



Mr B Parker

Site Supervisor

Mrs H Taylor

Site Supervisor

Mr R Lewczenko

Site Supervisor



Mrs A Parkin

Catering Manager

Mr C Bretherton


Mrs C Bretherton


Mrs M Burns


Mrs L England


Mrs C Jackson


Mrs K Nelson


Mr P Wickstead