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Neston High School

Leadership Team

Senior Leaders

Ms K Cunningham

Ms K Cunningham

  • All operational activity and strategic direction of the school
  • Success and reputation of Neston High School
  • Quality and standards of the whole school
  • Appraisal
  • School Partnership Programme
  • Governor Links
  • All students and staff
  • Year 11
Mrs J Vossebeld

Mrs J Vossebeld

Deputy Headteacher
  • Responsible for all aspects of curriculum development, delivery and quality assurance for all students
  • School timetable
  • Oversight of external examinations
  • Overall responsibility for all disadvantaged students 7-11
Oversight of: 
  • Maths
  • Send
  • Business and Computing
Mr S Nuttall

Mr S Nuttall

Deputy Headteacher
  • Attendance and punctuality Years 7-11
  • Oversight of safeguarding for whole school
  • Health Services and Student wellbeing and mental health
  • Admissions, Appeals and Fair Access
  • Designated Teacher for looked after children
Oversight of: 
  • Year Leaders 7-11 – team meetings
  • PSHE
  • Year 7
  • English
Mr L Burton

Mr L Burton

Assistant Headteacher
  • All aspects of Sixth Form relating to targets, quality, standards, recruitment, attendance, behaviour and destinations
  • University application success
  • Easter and May half term revision programme Yr 13
  • Sixth Form more able programme
  • Year 12 Work Experience
  • Careers Education and Future Aspirations
  • EPQ
Oversight of: 
  • KS5 – Years 12 and 13
Mr L Cray

Mr L Cray

Assistant Headteacher

Strategic oversight and responsibility for the following areas within Pastoral Care and Inclusion:

  • All aspects of school admissions Y7 -11
  • Leadership of Head of Year Team – attendance, behaviour and progress
  • Designated Teacher for Children in Care
Mrs F Mannix

Mrs F Mannix

Assistant Headteacher
  • Whole school Teaching and learning and staff training/CPD
  • Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)
  • Classroom standards and expectations
  • Primary curriculum links and projects
  • Homework
  • Induction tutor of ECTs and new staff support programmes 
  • SSAT and embedding formative Assessment Programme Lead
Oversight of:
  • Year 6 – 7 Transition
  • Whole School Literacy
  • Drama
  • Music
Mr J Millington

Mr J Millington

Assistant Headteacher
  • Responsible for student behaviour and attitudes Y7-11
  • All aspects of culture and standards
  • Anti-bullying initiatives
  • Oversight of year group school trips 7-11
  • Extra-Curricular Programme and Evolve
Oversight of:
  • Duties and rotas 
  • Art and Design
  • Science
  • Year 10
Link to:
  • Classroom standards and expectations
  • Reward schemes and initiatives
  • Awards Evenings
Mr K Smith

Mr K Smith

Assistant Headteacher
  • Curriculum intent and implementation 
  • Quality assurance and monitoring of classroom standards 
  • Alternative Provision
  • Timetable support 
  • Remote Education and student technology
  • Cross-curricular projects across the curriculum to include STEM
  • Information Evenings 
  • ITT programme 
Oversight of:
  • Psychology
  • Humanities
  • Year 9
Mrs H Waites

Mrs H Waites

Assistant Headteacher
  • Progress 7-13
  • All assessment, reporting and data
  • Year 9 Options Programme
  • External and Internal examinations 
  • Whole school academic intervention programme
  • Data review
  • Go4schools
  • Parents’ Evenings
Oversight of:
  • The Year teams – linked with progress
  • Oversight of Most Able provision
  • Exams team
  • SSAT
  • Languages
  • BTECs
  • PE
Mr C Scutter

Mr C Scutter

Associate Assistant Headteacher
  • Head of Chemistry
  • Disadvantaged students
Mrs F Nisbet

Mrs F Nisbet

  • SENDCo
  • Inclusion
Mrs T Phillips

Mrs T Phillips

Business Manager
  • Chief finance officer
  • Strategic and operational management of finance, resources and facilities
  • Marketing and communications
  • Line management of support staff
  • Alumni
Mr T Cairney

Mr T Cairney

Designated Safeguarding Lead