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Dixons City Academy

Our staff

Senior Management

Mr. R. Mohammed


Mrs. J. Orton

Senior Vice Principal

Mr. C. Bell

Vice Principal, Culture

Mr. J. Sparks

Assistant Principal, Culture

Mr. J. SandhuAssistant Principal, Culture

Ms. K. McAvan

Assistant Principal, Data, Assessments and Planning

Mr. J. Yale

Assistant Principal, Culture

Mr. V. Holdsworth

Assistant Principal, Quality of Education

Mrs. R. Crompton

Assistant Principal, Quality of Education

Miss A. Zafar

Operations and Business Manager


Mr. J. Ahmed

Head of Science

Miss S. Ahmed

Teacher of Science

Miss Z. Ahmed

Head of RE

Miss E. Akesson

Teacher of Art and Design

Mr. A. Ali

Teacher of Mathematics

Mrs. H. BatesTeacher of Mathematics

Mr. H. Brown

Teacher of Mathematics

Mr. A. Butt

Teacher of Mathematics (PT)

Miss R. De Lima Araujo

Teacher of English

Miss L. ClementsHead of English

Miss D. Clifton

Teacher of English

Miss J. Everiss

Head of Art (PT)

Mr. C. Fawell

Head of DT

Miss N. Firth

Head of Geography

Mrs. S. Foltier


Mrs. R. Forsyth

Teacher of Spanish

Mrs. L. Hall

Teacher of Humanities (PT)

Mr. T. Hargreaves

Teacher of DT

Miss M. Hussain

Acting Head of IT

Mr. S. Hunt

Teacher of Mathematics

Mr. C. Ignatowski

Head of PE

Mrs. H. Jackson

Assistant Head of English

Miss P. Johnston

Head of Drama

Mr. J. Jibodu

Assistant Head of Mathematics

Miss A. KhanTeacher of Science

Mrs. K. Khan

Teacher of RE

Mr. S. LaffertyHead of Year 10, Teacher of PE

Miss H. Langton

Teacher of PE

Mr. T. Lorryman

Teacher of Science

Dr. D. Lowther

Head of Music

Mr. N. Lumb

Head of Spanish

Miss M. Lunat

Acting Head of Year 7, Teacher of Science

Miss F. Mayat

Teacher of English

Miss S. Mir

Assistant Head of Science

Miss S. Moughal

Teacher of DT

Mrs. S. Naaz Mason

Teacher of Science

Miss T. Nawaz

Teacher of English

Miss S. Parrish

Assistant Head of PE

Miss Z. Panayioti

Head of Year 8, Teacher of Geography

Mr. M. Patel

Teacher of Science

Mr. M. Qasim

Head of Year 9, Teacher of Science

Mrs. T. RafnssonGroup Director of Music (PT)
Ms. N. RaheemTeacher of English (PT)
Miss R. RichardsonHead of History
Mr. B. RickettsTeacher of PE

Miss Z. Shaheen

Teacher of English

Mr. K. Simpson

Teacher of Mathematics

Miss E. Spafford

Head of Mathematics

Mr. J. Stone

Teacher of History

Mr. C. Thacker

Head of Year 11, Teacher of Mathematics

(PT) denotes Part Time

Peripatetic Music Teachers

Mr. D. Brons


Mrs. J. Bryan

Woodwind and Keyboard

Mr. T. Durrans


Mrs. A. Eastwood

Miss B. GregoryVoice

Mr. D. Hogan

Woodwind and Brass

Mrs. A. Hamilton


Mr. K. Koustoulos

Piano and Keyboard

Mrs. A. Rignall


Support Staff

Mr. K. Afzal

DT Technician

Mr. T. Balaam

Librarian and Literacy Tutor

Mr. P. BastowskiIN Tutor
Miss T. Braithwaite-HamiltonAssistant Head of Year, 9
Miss K. BrooksAssistant IN Manager
Mrs. L. DawsonSenior Data Administrator

Mrs. H. Crossland

Exams Officer and Planning Manager

Miss L. Fletcher

PA to the Principal & HR Administrator

Miss A. Gutman

Admin Support

Miss S. Hussain

Assistant IN Manager

Miss B. HolmesOffice Manager

Miss S. Kausur

Senior Assistant Head of Year, 10

Miss R. KhanSenior Admin Support

Miss M. Labad

Academy Nurse

Mrs. A. Robinson

Data Admin

Mrs. A. MadreAssistant Head of Year, 11
Miss P. McDougallIN Support

Miss S. Mann

Attendance Officer

Mrs. B. Mistry

Senior Science Technician

Miss K. Moore

IN Tutor

Miss K. Morley

Academy Counsellor

Mr. B. Neale

Cover Supervisor

Mr. M. Philipson

Art Technician

Mrs. S. Riaz


Miss N. SultanaIN Support Assistant
Miss S. TaylorReceptionist (PT)
Mr. M. WardleCover Supervisor
Mr. C. WareCreative Arts Technician
Mrs. S. WarnerAssistant Head of Year, 8

Cleaning Staff

Mrs. D. Clark

Cleaning Manager

Mrs. Z. Begum


Miss C. Brunt


Miss K. CaruanaCleaner

Miss T. James


Mrs. N. Kindoki


Mr. I. Midgley


Miss I. Mutoto Sangi


Mrs. U. Nawaz


Miss M. OakleyCleaner

Mrs. H. Patel


Mrs. W. Pelan


Miss S. Pinder


Miss S. Pinder


Mrs. I. Raja


Ms. L. ShalaCleaner
Ms. L. SamadCleaner
Mr. A. YaqubCleaner

Catering Staff

Mr. J. Welch

Executive Chef (Trust)

Mr. T. Robinson

Executive Manager (Trust)

Mr. G. Wood

Kitchen Manger

Mrs. W. Pelan

Kitchen Assistant

Mrs. Z. AliKitchen Assistant

Mrs. C. Brunt

Kitchen Assistant

Miss M. Sankey

Kitchen Assistant

Miss L. Braithwaite

Kitchen Assistant

Miss K. Stennett

Kitchen Assistant

Mrs. S. TabassumKitchen Assistant

Mrs. I. Bisharat

Kitchen Assistant

Mrs. R. KwiKitchen Assistant