Oswaldtwistle School Staff

The Senior Leadership Team – 2023-4


Mrs Sandra McKenna - Headteacher
Strategic Lead
Mr Paul Bridge – Deputy Headteacher (Monday - Thursday)
Operational Lead – personnel, timetable, cover etc..
Pastoral Lead – Behaviour and Attitudes and Attendance
Whole School effectiveness – KPIs and general data
Oversight of Alternative Provision
Senior link for Harvey Street and the Heys
Ms Alison Ashton – Assistant Headteacher/1 day Deputy Headteacher (Friday)
Whole school curriculum oversight/management
Responsible for Whole School Curriculum area 3 – Academic/Learning Success
Personalised Provision Lead
Operational/Pastoral Lead – 1 day per week
Mrs Amanda Corns
Designated Safeguarding Lead and Admissions Lead
Mrs Karen Stevenson
School Business Manager
Mrs Stacey Gregory - SENDCo
Lead for SEND and Mental Health and Wellbeing
Responsible for Curriculum Intent, area 1 – Social Emotional and Mental Health
Ms Leesa Amin Yasin - Associate member of SLT
Responsible for Curriculum Intent, area 2 - Personal Development
Operational support
Ms Kath Watkinson - Associate member of SLT
Intervention Programme Co-ordinator (Behaviour systems)
Operational support
The Extended Senior Leadership Team
Members listed plus;
Mr. James Doran – Lead for BTEC Qualifications, Evolve/trips and whole school IT Lead
Mrs. Gemma Cook – HLTA - TA co-ordinator, Outreach Lead and Induction Lead
Ms. Adele Bannister – Lead for English and Literacy
Ms. Larissa Palmieri – Lead for Science and STEM
Ms. Sinead Parr – Lead for Maths and Numeracy
Mr. Glen Reed – Behaviour Manager    
Teaching Staff
Mr J. Doran – Lead for Technology/Teacher of STEM, BTEC Co-Ordinator/Evolve Lead/IT Co-Ordinator
Mrs A Mohammed – Joint Lead for English and Whole School Literacy
Ms A. Bannister – Joint Lead for English and Whole School Literacy/Teacher of Humanities
Ms S. Parr – Lead for Maths and Whole School Numeracy/Data Manager
Ms L. Palmieri – Lead for Science and Whole School STEM/ Teacher of Science
Ms K. Watkinson – Lead for Art/Short-Term Intervention Co-Ordinator
Mrs B. McMullen – Nurture Lead/KS3 Teacher
Mr M. Todd – Lead for PE/Outdoor Education

Teaching Assistants
Mrs G. Cook – HLTA/Induction Lead/Outreach Intervention and Mainstream Reintegration Lead/TA Co-Ordinator.
Mrs A. Summerscales – HLTA/Medical Provision Co-Ordinator/Senior Mental Health Lead.
Mr M. Yasin – HLTA, Duke of Edinburgh Co-ordinator 
Miss K. Emmett – General TA3/Literacy & SEND Support Assistant
Mr M. Haworth - TA2 (Sport)
Ms. A. Quinn - TA (Nurture)
Ms. K. Dickenson TA  (English)
Mr. P. McCaughran TA (Science)
Mr. M. Sayed TA (Maths)
Mrs. S. Killingbeck TA (Harvey Street)
Pupil Support Team
Mr G. Reed – Pupil Support Manager - Pupil Support Manager - Behaviour Team Leader
Ms J. Padden – Pupil Support - Pupil Support Manager - Behaviour Team and Learning Mentor
Miss H. Khan - TA2- Behaviour Team
Mr D. Fee – Pupil Support - Learning Mentor/Careers Lead
Mrs J. Scott – Attendance Lead/Learning Mentor
Mrs R. Moss-Whyte – Emotional Literacy Support Assistant/TA3/ Teacher of BTEC Caring for Children
Mrs A. Catlow – SEMH Mentor/Mental Health First Aider and TA3
Office/Administration Assistants
Mrs A. Wild – Senior School Administrator/Exams Officer/Staff Governor
Ms S. Franklin - School Administrator
Support Staff
Mrs J. Barker-Rourke - Site Supervisors (P/T)
Ms J. Shove – Site Supervisor (P/T)
Contract Staff
Mr B. Holmes – School Cleaner
Ms. M. Dyson - School Cleaner
Miss N. Dady – Kitchen Manager