Our Staff

Alphabetical List of Staff Groups – 2022 – 2023

Name Subject Responsibility
Hanna Allen ** PE
Chris Anderson History and Politics
Hannah Anderson Science HoD Biology
Helen Baxter History
Ruth Boyd * Home Economics HoD HE, Acting TiC Health and Social Care
Leah Buchanan Mathematics Acting HoY
Gillian Burns Languages TiC French
Amy Cairnduff Geography
Christine Callachand Mathematics TiC KS3 Mathematics & Acting HoY
Tim Campbell Design & Technology HoD Design & Technology
Rachel Carlisle Music
Diane Cromie Languages HoD Languages, TiC German
Sharon Devlin Languages TiC Spanish
Victoria Dobbin Home Economics & Child Development
Sophie Dottie English and Horticulture
Helen Dowds Science Senior Manager
Kris Down Drama & Performing Arts HoD Performing Arts & Examinations Officer
Mark Evans English Acting HoY
Caroline Flanagan Music HoD Music
Joanna Frizzell Art HoD Art & Design
Andrew Gibson Principal
Niall Gilmore Science Senior Manager
Lynda Girvin Science HoY, TiC Work Experience
Nicky Goodall Technology & Design, ICT HoD Information Communication Technology
Louise Gribbons English Senior Manager, HoD English
Lisa Hedley Physical Education HoD Physical Education
Peter Johnson History and LLW HoD History and Politics, TiC LLW
Sharon Kane Horticulture and English Vice Principal
Molly Liggett English and History
Neil Luke Science HoD Physics
James McAlister Mathematics HoD Mathematics, Teacher Timetabler
Patricia McCartan Business Studies HoD Business Studies
Alison McClenaghan Languages
Laura McClintock * Home Economics
Leona McGlinchey Mathematics
Sandra McIvor Physical Education Responsibilities within PE
Regan McKee Home Economics
Jill McKittrick Home Economics Acting HoD Home Economics
Amanda McLeese * Physical Education
Jessica McMaster Languages
Caitriona McNally Science Acting Senior Manager & HoD Science & Chemistry
Sara McSwiggan Science HoY
Caroline Nedza * Physical Education Acting TiC Health and Social Care
Ashleigh Phillips Geography HoD Geography
Karen Playfair Sociology TiC Sociology & Criminology & HoY
Nikki Rebbeck Art
Laura Rice Mathematics Examinations Officer
Judith Riddell English
Suzanne Rourke Mathematics Resources
Noreen Shaw Business Studies HoY
Kerrie Strain * ICT Senior Manager, HoD ICT
Alena Taylor English
Stacey Winnington Geography Senior Manager
Deborah Wood Religious Studies HoD Religious Studies, Teacher Timetabler


* Career Break / Maternity Leave

** Career Break Cover / Maternity Cover


Office & Finance

Kerry-Ann Barr Administration Manager
Rona Crooks Pupil Reception
Cara Donaldson Bursar
Denise Hipson Reprographics and General Assistant
Claire Sloane PA to the Principal
Angela Walker Bursar’s and Examinations Assistant
Toby Gilmore Finance Officer


Study Supervisor

Gerarda McNulty



Tarah Graham Technology
Sara Crothers Art
Thompson Graham Science (Senior Technician)
Pamela McCormick Home Economics
Ellie McToal ICT
Mark Roberts ICT


Classroom and General Assistants

Kat Cassidy
Martine Harris/ Katherine Kew
Paul McKeegan
Debbie McNabb
Caroline Pinkerton
Gráinne Rankin
Linda Routley

Redwood Kitchen  

Michaela Quinn Catering Manager
Thomas Carney Assistant Cook
Chris Fitzgerald Catering Assistant
Anne Stewart Catering Assistant
Jacqui Sweet Catering Assistant


Maintenance and Grounds 

Don McAree Maintenance
Marty McDonnell Groundsman
Joe McGuigan Maintenance
David McIlvenna Electrician
Bobby Winters Caretaker