Staff & Governors

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Senior Leadership Team

Headteacher Mr S Dallimore
Deputy Headteacher Mr M Reid
Assistant Headteacher (SENCo) Mrs J Strange
Business Manager Mr M Payne
Safeguarding Lead Mrs J Coles
Director of English Mrs S Allen
Director of Maths Mr S Brimson
Director of Science Mr N Creasey
Director of Sport Mrs R Middlemast


Head of Year / Pastoral Care

Pastoral Team
Head of Pastoral Care Mr D Burles
Head of Year 7 Mr M Bromham
Deputy Head of Year 7 Miss E Bishop
Head of Year 8 Mr J Ovey
Deputy Head of Year 8 Mrs R Handyside
Head of Year 9 Mrs T Hooper
Head of Year 10 Mrs V Ryan
Head of Year 11 Mr S Roney
Deputy Head of Year 11 Mrs T Mitchell

Academic Heads of Year

  • Year 7 - Miss G Nardiello
  • Year 8 - Mrs L Clemas
  • Year 9 - Mr J Snowball
  • Year 10 - Mr M Marshall
  • Year 11 - Mrs A Poole / Mrs J Karchud

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:

  • 5 meetings a year of the full governing body
  • 5 meetings a year of the Teaching and Learning Sub-Committee
  • 5 meetings a year of the Student Matters Sub-Committee
  • 5 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 2020-2021

To contact any of our Governors, please email:

Co-Opted Governors

  • Rev R Chapman
  • Mr J Hawke
  • Mr A Maunder

Member Appointed Governor

  • Mr J Divall

Elected Parent Governors

  • Mr M Bond
  • Mrs C Cole
  • Mrs J Roberts (Vice Chair)
  • Mrs C Wilson

Community Governor

  • Mr S Bachrach
  • Mr A Dyer (Chair)
  • Mrs S Howes
  • Mr R Llewellyn
  • Vacancy
  • Vacancy

Elected Staff Governor

  • Miss R Hallett
  • Mrs K Trapnell (nee Luckes)


  • Mr S Dallimore

Clerk to the Governors

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

Register of Business Interests

Governor Roles & Responsibilities 2021-2022

Governor Attendance 2020-2021