Senior Leadership Team

Ms A Downey Principal
Ms J White Vice Principal
Ms R Elphinstone Assistant Principal
Mr M Neuberger Assistant Principal
Ms L Lake Assistant Principal
Mr C Duffy Assistant Principal
Mr J Mc Inerney Assistant Principal

Heads of House/ Heads of Year

Mr M Neuberger  Head of Sixth Form
Ms C Taylor Deputy Head of Sixth Form
Mr M Evans Rowling House
Mr D Clifton McQueen House
Ms R Singleton Brunel House
Ms L McMillan Year 10
Ms F Harvey Turing House/ Year 9
Ms G Bingham Year 8
Ms N Cameron Year 7
Ms L Lake Year 11 intervention                  


English Department

Ms R Elphinstone Head of Teaching and Learning/ Teacher of English
Mr S Choudhury Head of English
Ms R Singleton Teacher of English and Psychology
Ms F Harvey Teacher of English
Ms A Black-Thompson Teacher of English
Ms C Taylor Deputy Head of Sixth Form/Teacher of English
Ms S Young Head of Drama
Ms J Southcott Teacher of English and Psychology

"I think what we have at Ark Putney is a really caring community. The teachers all know the students really well and the students know the teachers, I think the result of that is that we have a really positive ethos." Mr Davison - Governor and former Deputy Head of Sixth Form


MFL department

Ms E Sinot Head of Foreign Languages
Ms S Hornsby EAL Co-ordinator
Ms L McMillan Head of Year 10/Foreign Languages Teacher

Mathematics Department

Ms J Smith Head of Mathematics
Mr M Neuberger Head of Sixth Form/Second in Department Mathematics
Ms H Williams Teacher of Mathematics
Ms K Blundell Teacher of Mathematics
Ms E Thomas Teacher of Mathematics
Ms C O'Loughlin Teacher of Mathematics
Ms S Foss Teacher of Mathematics


Business Department

Ms A Klocek Teacher of Business Studies
Ms E Fennell Head of Business Studies


Humanities Department

Ms J Opoku Head of Humanities/History
Mr N Collins Head of Geography
Mr A Bransgrove Teacher of Humanities
Ms R Cheves Teacher of History
Mr A Perez Teacher of Geography
Mr D Clifton Teacher of History
Ms F Harvey Teacher of Sociology
Mr M Evans Teacher of Sociology


Science Department

Ms r Salam Head of Science / Chemistry
Mr C Duffy Teacher of Science / Biology
Ms H Hughes Teacher of Science / Biology
Ms A Boot-Handford Teacher of Science / Biology
Mr F Kennedy Teacher of Science / Physics
Mr A Foster Teacher of Science / Physics

PE Department

Mr J Hayden BTEC Coordinator/Head of P.E.
Ms G Bingham Year 8/Teacher of P.E.
Mr M Evans Rowling House/Teacher of P.E.
Ms J White Vice Principal/Teacher of P.E.
Mr D Sheehan P.E. Technician

Music Department

Mr F Marshall Head of Music

Creative Making Department

Mr H Powell Teacher of Technology
Mr P Solari Head of Art
Ms L Lake Assistant Principal/Teacher of Art


Ms K Borthwick Head of SEN
Ms K Torres SEN Teacher and Administrator
"What I love about APA is that I feel so involved in all aspects of school life. There's a great sense of community and camaraderie, I look forward to seeing my colleagues every day." Ms Rowe - Data, Media and Communications Manager 


Ms J Gray Operations Manager
Ms J Rickard PA to the Principal
Ms R Harris Receptionist
Ms G Savin Finance Manager
Ms S Lambird Examinations and Finance Officer
Ms S Rowe Data, Media and Communications Manager
Ms E Brown School Administrator
Ms S Carter Year Team Administrator
Ms C Scully Attendance and Punctuality Manager
Ms M Williams Inclusion Manager
Ms L.Charles Social Worker
Ms E Shaw Learning Tutor
Ms O'Kane Learning Tutor
Mr T Bowman Learning Support Assistant
Ms G Taylor Learning Support Assistant
Mr B Caven Learning Support Assistant
Ms C.Braham Learning Support Assistant
Mr R Canning Creative Making Technician
Ms A Romulus Science Technician
Ms W Sparrowhawk Learning Resource Centre Co-ordinator
Mr C Humphreys Site Manager
Mr N Wray Site Assistant
Mr B Ellis Site Assistant