Our staff

Golborne High School

Senior Leadership Team

Mrs A Gormally        (Headteacher)                        

Mrs A C Stott            (Senior Deputy Headteacher)

Mrs C Whitaker       (Deputy Headteacher) 

Mrs A K Bolton         (Senior Assistant Head – Attendance, Behaviour and Inclusion)                   

Mrs V Casey              (Assistant Headteacher – ITT QA Teaching Standards)

Mrs F Hayes              (Assistant Headteacher - Staff Development & the Reading Strategy)

Miss R Hugill            (Assistant Headteacher – Closing the Gap & Intervention)

Mr J Hughes              (Assistant Headteacher – Assessment & Data)


SENDCo – Mr A Stuart 

Assistant SENDCo - Mr C Bailey


Curriculum Departments

Art & Technology Department

Mrs N Jones                  (Head of CATs)

Miss Y Harrison            (Assistant Head of CATs)

Mr A Kelly                      (Head of Technology)   

Mr I Bayliss                    

Mr K Falconer               (Executive House Leader)

Miss A Clegg


Business Studies & Computing

Miss M Reeder           (Head of KS3 & Head of Computing)

Miss S Voss                 (Head of Business & ICT)

Mr J Moores

Mrs A K Bolton


Creative & Performing Arts

Miss S Byrne               (Head of Music Department)

Mrs F J Hayes             

Mrs L Seddon             (Lead Practitioner)

Mrs M Faure       


English Department

Mrs H Edwards          (Faculty Leader)

Miss J Avery              (Assistant Faculty Leader)

Miss S Foster             (Lead Practitioner)

Miss K Adams          

Mr J Barker

Miss J McDermott

Miss N Bunting          

Mrs V Casey

Mrs D McGillicuddy

Miss R Leap

Miss S Fisher

Miss F Buffini


Geography Department

Miss L Johnson      (KS3 Co-ordinator)

Mr T Norris             (KS4 Co-ordinator)

Mr C Wood

Miss K Maddocks


History Department

Mrs C Knott            (Head of EBACC / Head of History)

Miss A H Hickey     (Head of House)

Mr S Bromley          (Lead practitioner in EBACC)   

Miss N Martin       

Miss M Day


Maths Department

Mr S Miller            (Faculty Leader)

Miss M Reardon       (Assistant Faculty Leader)             

Miss K Hunt          (Lead Practitioner)

Miss H Rigby        (KS3 Co-ordinator)         

Mrs E L Stevenson      

Miss L Holcroft

Mr E Liku-Downs     

Mr B Mcilhagga 

Mr J Hughes

Miss H Darwent 


Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs J Avci               (Head of MFL Department)

Miss S Rubio                

Mrs C Whitaker

Mrs A C Stott

Miss J Wright

Mr P Beardall


P.E. Department

Mr N Coxon           (Head of Department)

Mrs Z J Barrett      (Executive Head of House)                   

Miss D Clarke         (Head of House)      

Mr P D Taylor   

Mr J Woods     

Mr I Hayes

Miss R Walsh



Miss J Moore      (Assistant Head of EBACC/Head of RS)

Miss Z Drake      

Mr M Abramowicz


Science Department

Mr J Shaw            (Faculty Leader)

Mrs J Oliver         (Head of KS4 & Assistant Faculty Leader)

Mr L O’Donnell   (KS3 Co-ordinator)

Mr P Holland      

Miss S A Hillidge

Miss R Hugill          

Mrs J Prescott                    

Miss B Williams

Mr S Shaw

Mr S Carruthers

Mr D Kitson


Support Staff


Mrs A Downie (School Business Manager)

Mrs H Ashton  (PA and HR)  


Office / Administration

Mrs J Ainscough         (Pupil Services Support Officer)

Mrs J McGowan          (Pupils Services Support Officer)

Mrs V Baxter               (Pupils Services Support Officer)

Mrs V Smith                (Receptionist / Administrative Assistant)

Mrs S McDonald        (HR Administration Assistant)

Miss C Moore              (Whole School Data Manager)     

Miss L Ruse                 (Assistant Data Manager)                                           

Ms M Blachier             (Assistant Examinations Officer)                                   

Mrs A J Keggin           (Attendance/Pastoral)

Mr C May                     (Reprographics Officer)

Mrs J McDermott      (Finance Officer)


Inclusion / Pastoral Team

Mrs J Cogley                           (House Leader)

Mrs G Heyes                           (Senior Pastoral Support Leader)

Mrs N Glover                          (Pastoral Support Leader)

Ms K Sinclair                          (Co-ordinator for Looked After Children)

Mrs J Coventry                      (Teaching Assistant – Maths)

Mrs R Hughes                        (Intervention Manager / Cover Supervisor)

Mrs E Crew                             (Mental Health Support Officer)

Mrs K Atherton                      (Personal Care Teaching Assistant)

Ms T Cleary                             (Personal Care Teaching Assistant)



Mr D Abraham           (Art & Technology)     

Mr D Pennington        (Marketing Manager)     

Mr M R Fairclough     (Science)

Mr C Fairchild             (Strategic ICT Network & Technical Development Leader)

Mr G Callan                  (IT Technician)



Site Staff

Mr S Mulla            (Facilities & Safety Director)

Mr C Gaskell         (Senior Maintenance Officer)

Mr K Platt              (Maintenance Officer)

Mr M Worswick     (Maintenance Officer)

Cleaning Staff

Miss D Kelly     

Mrs J Furnival

Mrs C Eastham       

Ms S Pendlebury

Mrs B Leigh                

Miss S Leigh              

Mrs J Bright       

Mrs A Forshaw

Mrs S Smith

Mrs J Magnall-Bettle

Welfare Assistants

Mrs C L Eastham

Miss S Leigh


Catering Staff

Mrs C Scott (Catering Manager)

Miss S Millett (Assistant Cook)

Miss K Pilkington (Catering Assistant)

Miss T Cunningham (Catering Assistant)

Mrs L Rollinson (Catering Assistant)

Mrs C Johns (Catering Assistant)


No time is taken off by staff who are union officials