Matthew Arlnold School

Our Staff

Our approach is to promote excellence through a culture of continuous improvement where teachers and learners engage in dialogue to improve outcomes for all. Staff are listed here with key areas of responsibility and focus. You can contact individual members of staff using this contact form 

Senior Staff Members

Leadership Team

Headteacher - Mr A Broadley

Senior Deputy Headteacher - Mr G Marshall

Deputy Headteacher - Mrs T Parish

Assistant Headteacher - Ms J Kavanagh

Assistant Headteacher - Ms H Palin

Assistant Headteacher - Mr C Buchanan

Assistant Headteacher - Miss F di Palma

Assistant Headteacher- Miss T Oakden

Business Manager - Mr M Wilkins

House Leaders

Amethyst - Mr K Brown

Amethyst Deputy - Mrs A Selby

Emerald - Miss D Harrop

Emerald Deputy - Ms M Eynstone

Kyanite - Miss L Parsons

Kyanite Deputy - Ms E Dishuka

Rubellite - Mr J Thomas

Rubellite Deputy - Miss R Beardmore

Zircon - Mr R Morgan

Zircon Deputy - Miss M Penny-Larter

Head of Sixth Form - Miss T Oakden

Deputy Head of Sixth Form - Miss H Creaby

Deputy  Head of Sixth Form - Miss L Fortnam-Paynter

Sixth Form Deputy House Leader - Miss H Scott

Curriculum Leaders

Art and Design - Mrs A Davenport

Business and Economics - Mr M Bond

Computing - Mr R Gordon-Colebrooke

Core Curriculum - Miss L Stacey-Moore/Ms K Brazier Tope

Drama - Mrs K Wilkins

English - Mrs N Kemmitt

Geography - Mr J Cutmore

History - Mrs K Headland and Miss L Stacey Moore

Mathematics - Mr P Dodd

Modern Foreign Languages - Mrs G Chandler

Music - Mrs J Draper

Physical Education - Mr J East

Philosophy, Religion and Ethics (PRE) - Miss J Lee

Science - Ms T Hirst

SENDCO - Mrs J Thompson and Mrs L Bartle

Year Leaders

Year 7 - Mr K Brown

Year 8 - Mr R Morgan

Year 9 - Mr J Thomas

Year 10 - Miss D Harrop

Year 11 - Miss L Parsons

Sixth Form - Miss T Oakden (Head of Sixth Form)

Miss H Creaby and Miss L Fortnam-Paynter (Deputy Heads of Sixth Form)