School Leadership

Strong leadership is crucial for maintaining and improving The John Fisher School.  The school is fortunate to have a strong senior and middle leadership structure which drives innovation and change across the school.

The Senior Leadership Team


Mr R. F. Teague: Catholic Ethos, Strategic Oversight and Overall Effectiveness.

Assistant Headteachers

Mr A. Dean, Assistant Headteacher: Professional Development, Wellbeing & Partnerships.

Mr J. Evans, Assistant Headteacher: Teaching & Learning, Transition & Attendance.

Mr I. Jones, Assistant Headteacher: Curriculum, Timetable & Examinations.

Mr D. Mawer, Assistant Headteacher: Safeguarding, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion.

Mr N. Owen, Assistant Headteacher: Assessment, Reporting & Data.

Subject Leader: RE

Mr S. Issaka

Raising Standards Leader

Miss S. Carquez

Director of Sixth Form

Mr D. Jackson


Mrs K. Hall

School Business Manager

Miss A. Smith

School Office Manager/Headteacher's PA

Mrs H. Palmer


The Middle Leadership Team

Subject Leaders

Miss Y. Castro (MFL)

Mrs N. Davis (ICT)

Mr J. Dawkins (History - Acting)

Miss E. Fowler (Art - Acting)
Mrs C. Jones (Geography)
Mr P. Hall (Chemistry)
Miss S. Harrington-Booth (Music - currently on maternity leave)
Mr C. Harwood (Physics)‚Äč
Mr D. Jackson (History)
Mr R. McKenzie (Music - Acting)
Miss F. Mozammel (Biology)

Mr J. Osborne (Physical Education)

Mr A. Pascoe (Business Studies & Economics)

Mr A. Rebello (Technology)

Mrs S. Ryder (English)

Mr D. Stanton (Mathematics)
Mr A. Thistle (Psychology & Sociology)

Mrs R. Woolcock (Science)


Directors of Learning


Year 7 : Mr D. Fell

Year 8 : Mr R. Briggs

Year 9 : Miss S. Sayers

Year 10 : Mr K. Tomlinson

Year 11 :  Mrs C. Butcher

Director of Sixth Form : Mr D. Jackson