Senior Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team

John van de Laarschot


James Whybrow

Vice Principal, Partnerships, Apprenticeships and Enterprise

Jo Clifford 

Vice Principal Finance

Emma Woods

Director of Quality


Ffyona Baker

Director of Organisational Development and HR

Zoe Butler

Director of Customer Experience 

Tom Dick

Director of Curriculum


Simon Kirby

Director of Marketing


Matthew Varley

Interim Director of Estates and Capital Projects


Heads of Faculty

Ruth Ajaib

Science and Care (Science and Health and Social Care)

Adam Beazeley 

Sport, Catering and Travel (Sport, Public Services, Catering and Hospitality, SLDD, Travel and Tourism)

Trevor Burton

Construction (Construction, Built Environment, Career Pathways and Employability)

Damian Fidler

HE and International

John Laud

Creative Arts (Fashion and Art, Media Industries and Music and Performance)

Jeannette Mortimer

Sixth Form, International and Business (A Levels, GCSEs, International and Business)

Trissa Pearson

Programme of Study (Cross College English and maths and oversight of Programme of Study)

Caroline Sheard

Lifestyle (Hair, Beauty, Childcare and Early Years)

Gavin Varley

Technology and IT (Engineering, Automotive and IT)

Rachel Wadsworth

Adult Employability (ESOL, Community, Employment Skills)