Staff Structure / Trustees

Hollygirt School is a charitable trust. The trust is overseen by a small group of Trustees, who also act as governors of the school. Trustees are voluntary and come from a range of professions.

Here is a list of our Trustees:

Dr D Costley (Chair)
Mr C Adams
Mrs R Archer
Rev S Baylis
Mrs A Bingham
Mrs J Roche
Mrs L Rudkin
Mr J Townsend
Mr R Dunmore
Mrs C Wood

Our Senior Leadership Team oversee the strategic direction of the school.

Here is our SLT:

Mrs P S HutleyHeadmistressBA (Hons) (Worcester), PGCE (Aberystwyth)
MSc (Huddersfield)
Mr C Dean Deputy HeadBSc (Sheffield), PGCE (Leeds)
Mrs V WrightHead of Juniors
BSc (Hons) (Warwick) PGCE (Kingston)
Mrs L HudsonBursar

The SLT is supported additionally by the Extended Leadership Team (ELT).

Here is our ELT:

Mr J GoodheadDeputy Head of Junior SchoolBSc (Hons) (NTU), PGCE (Cambridge)
Mrs N HowlettSenior Teacher (Pastoral Care) (Senior School)
BA (Hons) (Sussex), PGCE (IOE, London)
Mr D ThompsonSenior Teacher (Curriculum)BMus (Hons) (London), PGCE (Cambridge)

At Hollygirt we have an exceptional teaching staff, who go above and beyond ensuring that each child, at the end of their time with us, has achieved the very best that they can.

Here is a list of our Teaching Staff:

Mrs S BrimblecombeSubject Co-ordinator of FrenchBA (Hons) (NTU), PGCE (Nottingham)
Miss J BlanchardLunchtime Supervisor NVQ3
Mrs P Bond Classroom Assistant and Playground SupervisorCACHE Level 3
Miss A BrusbyLearning Support Assistant BA (Hons) (De Montfort)
Mrs D CarrChemistry TeacherBSc and PGCE (NTU)
Miss A CooperYear 3 TeacherBA (Hons) (Leeds Beckett)
Mrs J Cooper Cassady Head of Design TechnologyBA (Hons), PGCE (NTU)
Mrs L Crawford 1:1 Pupil SupportOCR Level 5 Diploma
Mr P DeaconPE TeacherBEd (Sheffield Halam)
Mr M Dilger Head of ICTMSc (NTU), BA (Hons) (Derby), PGCE (NTU)
Mr A Firth Head of ScienceBSc (Manchester), PGCE (Manchester)
Miss D FryHead of Art & DesignBA (Hons) (Derby) PGCE (Nottingham)
Mrs K GeorgePupil Development / EHCP Co-ordinatorHNC
Mr J GoodheadDeputy Head of Juniors
Year 5 Teacher
BSc (Hons) (NTU), PGCE (Cambridge)
Mrs D GriffithsHead of Religious Studies
Assistant Examinations Officer
BA (Hons) (Leicester) PGCE (Nottingham)
Mrs S Hall History BA (Hons) (Southampton), PGCE (Nottingham)
Miss Z Head Food TechnicianHND (Lincoln)
Mrs R HeatlieReception TeacherBA (Hons), MA (Wales), PGCE (Bedford)
Miss H Nisan Subject Co-ordinator of SpanishBA (Hons) (NTU), PGCE (Nottingham)
Miss A Hook English TeacherBA (Hons) (Loughborough), MA (Loughborough)
Mrs N HowlettHead of Geography
Senior Teacher (Pastoral)
SEND Co-ordinator (Senior School)
BA (Hons) (Sussex), PGCE (IOE, London)
Mrs C Keyworth Year 6 TeacherBA (Hons) (NTU)
Mrs N Khan After School Club AssistantNVQ3
Miss M Lau Cover SupervisorGNVQ
Mrs S MahlAfter School Club Supervisor
Classroom Assistant
Mrs P MasonClassroom AssistantBTEC
Dr D McKitterickPhysics Teacher and Examinations OfficerBSc (Hons) PhD (Nottingham)
Mrs J MorganHead of PEBEd (Chichester)
Mrs H NicholsonNursery NurseNNEB (Nottingham)
Mr J Ockelford PE Teacher
Mrs A O'Looney English Teacher
BA (Hons) (Huddersfield), PGCE (Aberystwyth)
Miss M PurchaseYear 4 TeacherBA (Hons) (Anglia Ruskin), PGCE (Birmingham)
Mr N Rollinson BSc (Hons) (Nottingham), PGCE (Nottingham)Mathematics
Mrs C ScottNursery Teacher
EYFS Co-ordinator
BA (Hons) (Reading)
Mr D SudHead of MathematicsBSc (Hons) (Aston), PGCE (Nottingham)
Mrs L SwiftHealthcare Co-ordinatorNNEB
Mr D ThompsonHead of Music and Senior Teacher (Curriculum)BMus (Hons) (London), PGCE (Cambridge)
Mrs M ThompsonLearning Support AssistantMA (Hons) (Edinburgh)
Mrs J ThorntonHead of EnglishBA (Hons) (Nottingham) PGCE (Nottingham)
Mrs G WandYear 1 TeacherBEd (Hons) (Exeter)
Miss G WilsonYear 2 Teacher
Junior School SEND Co-ordinator
BA (Hons) (Lincoln), PGCE (Lincoln)

Our school is supported by a strong office support team, friendly kitchen staff, efficient caretakers and loyal cleaners.

Here is a list of our Office & Support Staff:

Mr R Arnold Science and Technology TechnicianBA (Hons), BTEC Nat.(Science)
Miss J ButlerCook / Kitchen ManagerBA (Hons) (Anglia)
Mrs V FordCleaner
Miss A HillReceptionist
Miss R HutleyMarketing ManagerBA (Hons) (Warwick), PGCert (Nottingham)
Miss H LockeCleaner
Mrs N MarriottSchool SecretaryBA (Hons) (Swansea)
Mr C McDonaldCaretaker
Mrs K MilitkaCleaner
Mr S NeilsonCaretaker
Mrs C SchmidtReceptionistBA (Hons) (Strathclyde)
Mrs M StevensonCleaner
Mrs C Thorpe Cleaner
Mrs L WilkinsHeadmistress’ PA & RegistrarBA (Hons) (NTU)
Miss E YoungIT Technician

At Hollygirt we provide our pupils with the opportunity to develop other skills, during the school day, including individual music and singing classes.  We bring in teaching staff specifically for these lessons:

Here is a list of our Peripatetic Staff:

Miss A BaileyPiano Teacher
Mrs S BellamySinging TeacherBMus (Hons) (Birmingham Conservatoire) ALCM, LLCM
Mr D Bohane Guitar Teacher
Mr J RobertsonDrum TeacherBA (Hons) Leeds College of Music
Mrs K TaylorSpeech and Drama Teacher

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