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Our Crew Members

Take a look at the Discovery Academy team below. 



Meet the #DiscoveryCrew

Senior Leadership Team

Mrs L Windle – Executive Headteacher

Mr D Ross – Head of School

Miss K Meyrick – Lower School Assistant Headteacher

Mr D Shirazi-Nejad – Upper School Assistant Headteacher

Mrs C Hodgkinson – Behaviour and Safety Lead



Lower School

L1 Crew

Miss T Hamilton - Classteacher /Performing Arts Lead

Miss A Nee TA

Miss M Jubb TA

Miss E Butcher Apprentice

L2 Crew

Mrs E Johnson - Classteacher / English Lead

Mrs A Watson TA

Miss A Waheed TA

L3 Crew

Miss C Walker - Classteacher / IT Lead

Mrs S Ugle TA

Mrs L Simmons TA

Upper School

U1 Crew

Mr H Gordon - Classteacher/ Maths Lead

Miss M Dambrauskaite TA

Miss K Heywood TA

U2 Crew

Mrs B Bird – Classteacher / Arts/ DT Lead

Miss B Hodgkinson TA

Mr T Mills TA

U3 Crew

Mr A Pleass – Classteacher / PE Lead

Mr J Payne TA


Education Team / Visiting Professionals

Mrs S Horner – HLTA Food Tech

Miss K Crowley – YST Lead

Care Team

Miss J Higgins - Family Support Lead

Miss C Bell – Behaviour Support Lead

Miss S Bray – Speech and Language Therapist (Curriculum focused)

Admin / Site Team

Mrs A Woodcock – Office Manager

Miss M Harris – EHCP Lead

Mrs L Livsey - Office Administration

Mr C Baker - Site Supervisor