Our staff are experts in their field, working together professionally and enthusiastically.

We provide high quality opportunities for continuous professional development, promote action research and use evidence based practice to enrich our own learning.

We aspire to be national leaders for school to school support and outreach so that other children with SEND benefit too.  

For a full list of all our staff, please see below.

To contact any individual members of staff, please contact the school office or send a letter in to school.

Senior Leadership Team

Lisa Leonard


Luisa Vecchio

Deputy Headteacher

Di Watson

Assistant Headteacher

Dan Gaze

Assistant Headteacher

Claire Dawes

Head of Personalised Learning and SEND

Sarah Foster

Emotional Health and Wellbeing Lead

Karen Unsworth

PA to the Headteacher & Office Manager

Pathway Leaders

Louise Clarke

Pathway Leader
Communication & Sensory

Kasia Stern

Pathway Leader
Early Transitions

Lauren Wilson

Pathway Leader
Physical & Multi-Sensory Impairments

Pathway Leader
Cognition & Learning

Michaela Read

Pathway Leader
Communication & Interaction

Jo Scott

Pathway Leader
Post-16 & Work Related Learning

“The school’s culture to protect children and keep staff and pupils safe is well developed. Procedures to ensure pupils’ safety on educational outings and visits in the community are strong.”.

Ofsted, 2017