Our Staff

Should you have a query, comment or concern regarding your child, then please contact their class teacher in the first instance. You can do this by emailing office@ridgeway.academy with a subject of ‘FAO: Teacher name” or by calling the office on 01527 8927867.

Our staffing structure is as follows:

Senior Leadership Team Mr M Bennett Head Teacher
Mrs L Tait Deputy Head Teacher
Mr T Clarkson Assistant Head Teacher & SENCo
Mrs C Skinner School Business Manager
Head of Faculty Mr D Roberts Teacher, HoF – Problem Solving (D&T and Maths)
Mrs P Nesbitt Teacher, HoF – Communication (English & Languages)
Mr M Frost Teacher, HoF – People & Society (Humanities & Science)
Mrs S Trevethick Teacher, HoF – Creative (Art, PE & Music)
Subject Leaders Mr N Hayward Teacher, Maths Leader
Mrs A Riddell Teacher, English Leader
Mrs S Trueman Teacher, ICT leader
Teaching Staff Mr A Ayton Teacher – Languages
Mrs S Coleman Teacher, Mentor for PE
Mrs L Croxton Teacher – Maths, Mentor for ITT, School Council
Mrs R Eost Teacher – Languages
Mrs C Gallagher Teacher – PE
Mr L Garwood Teacher – English
Mrs L Hill Teacher, Mentor for Art/DT
Mrs L Leeson Teacher, Mentor for History
Mrs V Powell Teacher, Mentor for Geography
Mr L Sabin Teacher – Music
Miss A Savva Teacher – Maths/English
Mrs H Price Teacher – DT
Mrs J Harris Teacher – Science
Mr J Worton Teacher – PE
Teaching Assistants Mrs L Andrews Teaching Assistant
Miss K Hill Teaching Assistant
Mr L Shakels Teaching Assistant
Mrs P Wilkins Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Arkless Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Cuscito Pastoral Leader KS3
Mrs H Dudley Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Gibbs Pastoral Leader KS2
Mrs M Goddard Teaching Assistant
Mrs M Smith Teaching Assistant
Ms M Hill Teaching Assistant
Mrs M McNamee Teaching Assistant, Lunchtime Leader
Mrs L Reeves DT Technician
Mrs C Sabin Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Shipton Teaching Assistant
School Support Officers Mr C Burns IT Technician
Mrs P Wedgbury Front of School
Mrs S Evans Records & Leadership Support
Mrs S Fiumefreddo Resources
Mrs K Tattersall Data
Site Team Mr R Williams Caretaker
Mr K Potts Relief Caretaker
Mrs L Kite Cleaner
Mrs C Clarke Cleaner
Mrs K Hill Cleaner
Mrs K Goode Cleaner
Lunchtime Supervisors Mrs J Heffernan Lunchtime Supervisors
Mrs S Lucas Lunchtime Supervisors
Mrs J Scarle Lunchtime Supervisors