Hillcrest Staff

At Hillcrest we have very high expectations of our students. Great emphasis is placed on hard work, achievement and high standards of behaviour.


Ms J-A Davies
Head Teacher
Mr S Abbotts
Deputy Head Teacher
Mr S Connor-Hemming
Deputy Head Teacher
Miss S Khalid
Assistant Head Teacher
Mrs S Johnson
Strategic Business Manager




Mrs R Kanona – Learning Manager for Mathematics

Mr M Gilman – Assist. Learning Manager

Mrs M Amin – Teacher

Mr P Davies – Teacher

Ms J Nyama – Teacher

MR G Portlock – Teacher

Miss A Ayub – Teacher

English Language and Literature

English Language and Literature

Mrs R Drury – Learning Manager for English

Miss H Roland – Assist. Learning Manager

Mr D James – Teacher

Mrs J Price – Teacher

Ms L Howard – Teacher



Mrs R Kaur – Learning Manager for Science

Mrs S Zahoor – Teacher

Mr G Perks – Teacher

Ms A Johnson – Teacher

Ms S Koasha – Teacher

Mr T Squires – Teacher

Humanities (Geography/History/RE)

Humanities (Geography/History/RE)

Mr L Gregory – Acting Learning Manager for Humanities

Mr S Connor- Hemming – Deputy Headteacher

Miss A Muncey – Head of Sixth Form

Mrs J Abbotts – Learning Manager for Personal and Social Development and Work Related Learning

Miss P Calder – Teacher

Ms R Glendening – Teacher

Mrs G Sanger – Teacher

Miss A Guyver – Teacher

Miss S Samra – Teacher

Modern Foreign Languages

Modern Foreign Languages

Ms A Cooper – Learning Manager

Mr B Harrision– Teacher

Mrs C Adams – Teacher

Ms C Piepdie-Possie– Teacher



Computing/Business Studies

Computing/Business Studies

Mrs O Jones – Learning Manager for Business & Computing

Miss S Khalid – Assistant Headteacher Curriculum and Standards


Performing Arts/Physical Education

Performing Arts/Physical Education

Miss L Taylor – Learning Manager

Mr Nock – Music Teacher

Ms C Reeves – Teacher

Mrs G Berlyn – Teacher

Miss E King – Nightingale College Leader

Design Technology & Art

Design Technology & Art

Mrs A Kirsz – Learning Manager

Mrs S Gill – Teacher

Mr S Kennard – Malala College Learning Leader

Ms S Cox – Teacher

Social Sciences

Social Sciences

Mr S Abbotts – Deputy Headteacher

Mrs A Hubble – Teacher

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Mrs J Penn – SENDCO

Mrs Y Preston – Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Mrs K Hughes – Teaching Assistant

Ms M Rahl – Teaching Assistant

Mr R Rohan – Teaching Assistant EAL

Ms C Vieira – Teaching Assistant EAL

Administration & Support Team

Administration & Support Team

Miss A Adenike – Rosa Parks College Learning Leader

Mrs M Bunce – Senior Learning Mentor

Mrs K Crilley – Finance Manager

Mr J Edwards – Site Manager

Mrs E Sexon – Data Manager

Mr A Papavasileiou – ICT Operations Manager

Mrs J Mann – Administration Assistant

Miss Z Parween – Librarian

Miss J Taylor – Administration Assistant

Ms Charlotte Cairns – Finance Assistant

Miss Michelle Stewart – Administration Assistant-Attendance

Miss L Meggitt – Student Receptionist

Miss K Lune – Main Receptionist

Mr S Thompson – Senior ICT Support

Mr G Gracie – Building Services Supervisor

Mr N Clarke – Building Services Supervisor

Mr J Cotterill – Senior Science Technician

Mr C Goodall – Science Technician

Mrs J Stanford – Technician of Food & Textiles

Mr A Lakin – Technician of Art & Resistant Materials

Mrs J Sheppard – Headteacher’s PA

Mr D Key – Administration Assistant/Exams Officer


Miss D Mcilmurray
Chair of Governors
Mr L Palin
School Governor
Mrs K Earl
School Governor
Mr P Earley
School Governor
Mr A Morgan
School Governor
Mr L Otomewo
School Governor
Mrs L Bastock
School Governor