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Weston Favell Academy

Key Staff

The Academy is led by Mr Todd Johnson, Senior Executive Principal. There is also a Senior Leadership Team (SLT) of Deputy Principals, Senior Assistant Principals and Assistant Principals.

Curriculum Management is undertaken by Heads of Department who are responsible for the efficient delivery of the National Curriculum. Heads of Year manage the year teams and oversee the pastoral welfare of all pupils.

Senior Leadership Team


Mr T Johnson

Senior Executive Principal


Mrs L Hedges

Head of School


Dan Field

Deputy Principal & DSL - Personal Development, Welfare & Attendance

Ms V Davies

Deputy Principal - Teaching and Learning

Mr I Craig

Deputy Principal - Quality of Education

Mrs R Bowen

Senior Assistant Principal - Quality of Education

Mr P Cummins

Senior Assistant Principal - Data

Mr S Last 

Senior Assistant Principal - Outcomes

Mr J Lucas

Senior Assistant Principal - Behaviour & Attitudes

Mr N Patel

Senior Assistant Principal - Personal Development



Mr R Collier


Mrs A Ratcliffe

Assistant SENDCo


Assistant Principals

Miss W Howard 

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead English

Mr A Northern

Assistant Principal Literacy

Mrs B Olatunji

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead Maths

Mr J Barker

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead Science 

Mrs C Wheller

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead EBacc

Mrs H Furniss

Assistant Principal Curriculum - Arts & Culture

Mrs H Nicol

Assistant Principal Curriculum Lead - Business/IT, Sports & Social Sciences

Mr L Berrill

Assistant Principal Priority Groups

Mrs L Mann

Director of Sixth Form

Mrs P Souster

Deputy Head of Sixth Form / Teacher of Social Sciences


Head of Year

Mr C Harrison

Year 7

Mrs S Edwards

Year 8

Miss S Kyle

Year 9

Mrs C Fleming

Year 10

Miss S McDowall 



Deputy Head of Year

Miss H Coyne

Year 7
Ms A Moran

Year 8

Ms M Parrett

Year 9

Mr S Leighton

Year 10

Miss K McNee

KS4 Raising Standards Lead
Mrs B Whelan

Sixth Form Student Manager