Staff & Governors

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Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher Mr S Dallimore
Deputy Headteacher Mr M Reid
Assistant Headteacher (SENCo) Ms A Zebedee
Business Manager Mr M Payne
Safeguarding Lead Mrs J Coles
Head of Pastoral Care Mr D Burles
Director of English Mrs S Allen
Director of Maths Mr S Brimson
Director of Sport Mrs R Middlemast


Head of Year / Pastoral Care

Head of Year Team
Head of Year 7 Mrs V Ryan
Deputy Head of Year 7 Mrs S Burton
Head of Year 8 Mr S Roney
Deputy Head of Year 8 Mrs V Miller
Head of Year 9 Mr M Bromham - Deputy Head of Pastoral Care
Deputy Head of Year 9 Miss E Bishop
Head of Year 10 Mr D Mahoney
Deputy Head of Year 10 Miss A Mylan
Head of Year 11 Mrs T Hooper

All staff can be contacted via the email address and telephone number, for our school reception.


Our Governing Body

The role of the governing body of Westfield Academy is a strategic one, its key functions are to;

  • set the aims and objectives for the school
  • set the policies for achieving those aims and objectives
  • set the targets for achieving those aims and objectives
  • monitor and evaluate the progress the school is making towards achievement of its aims and objectives
  • be a source of challenge and support to the Principal and senior leaders (a critical friend)

The governing body consists of:

  • 4 elected parent governors
  • 6 community governors
  • 2 elected staff governors
  • The Headteacher.
  • 1 member elected governor
  • 3 co-opted governors

Governors employ a professional clerk for their meetings.

Governors meetings consist of the following:

  • 6 meetings a year of the full governing body
  • 6 meetings a year of the Student Learning Sub-Committee
  • 6 meetings a year of the Business Sub-Committee
  • 1 meeting a year of the Pay Panel
  • 1 meeting a year of the Admissions Panel
  • 2 meetings a year of the Headteacher’s Appraisal Panel
  • The Governors Disciplinary Panel meets if and when required

Governors can be contacted by the Clerk to the Governors (Mrs Jeffreys) at the school.

Westfield Academy Governing Body

To contact any of our Governors, please email:

Co-Opted Governors

  • Mr A Ponter
  • Miss K Lawrence
  • Vacancy

Member Appointed Governor

  • Vacancy

Elected Parent Governors

  • Mr M Bond
  • Mrs C Cole
  • Mrs E Tanswell
  • Mrs C Wilson

Community Governor

  • Mr S Bachrach (Chair)
  • Mrs S Howes
  • Mrs J Roberts (Vice Chair)
  • Mr J Williams
  • Vacancy x2

Elected Staff Governor

  • Mrs E Cain
  • Mrs K Trapnell


  • Mr S Dallimore

Clerk to the Governors

  • Mrs L Jeffreys (contact as above or via the school)

Register of Business Interests

Governor Roles & Responsibilities 2023-2024

Governor Attendance 2022-2023

Approved minutes of Full Board and Committee meetings with agenda and supporting papers available on request from the Clerk: