While the tutor is usually the first point of contact for any questions or concerns pupils or their parents may have, we have a number of other staff with specific pastoral responsibilities.
Deputy Head (Pupils): Mr Ed Wiseman
Overall responsibility for the welfare of pupils. Responsible for Child Protection alongside the Assistant Head (Welfare and Admissions).
Assistant Head (Welfare and Admissions): Mrs Gail Hague
Offers guidance and support to individual pupils in all year groups. Responsible for Child Protection alongside the Deputy Head (Pupils.)
Head of Pupil Support and Counselling: Mr Gareth Machin
Oversees the pupil well-being strategy and the counselling team.
School counsellors: Miss Laura Martin and Mrs Susan Wilson
Provide confidential support for pupils who might not want to approach a teacher.
School nurses: Mrs Penny Elbourn, Mrs Katy Clark and Mrs Maria Brightwell
Provide medical care throughout the school day and during sports fixtures.
Pupil voice co-ordinator: Mrs Beth Gladwell
Works with the School Council to give pupils an insight and input into the running of the School.