Sixth Form Centre - Mini Prospectus 2024

MEET OUR GREAT TEAM We are proud of our team of staff and we can’t wait for you to meet them. They are well-qualified and experienced in the subjects they teach. Many have strong industry experience, while others are examiners in their specialist subject. What they all have in common is a passion for their subject and a determination to ensure you reach your potential. Emma has worked in post-16 education for over two decades. She has led the delivery of A-level Law and Government and Politics across a large group of schools and has taught A-level Law and Critical Thinking as well as a wide variety of professional and vocational business and law courses. Emma has worked as an examiner and standards verifier for a number of awarding bodies throughout her career. Emma’s leadership roles in post-16 education have included curriculum leadership, tutorials, progress coaching, libraries and digital learning technologies, as well as the quality improvement of teaching, learning and assessment. Emma strongly believes in the power of learning to enable young people to reach their potential. EMMA BALL HEAD OF CURRICULUM - HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES Tafadzwa has a wealth of experience in the further education sector having held positions as department manager for a range of subjects such as English and Maths across a number of local colleges. He prides himself on his dynamic and innovative approach, designed to engage students and enhance their learning experience. Tafadzwa is passionate about inclusivity and creating an environment where every student feels valued and empowered to succeed. TAFADZWA CHATUKUTA HEAD OF YEAR 12 Wendy started her career as a research scientist. She lectured on Genetics MSc and medicine courses in leading universities both in London and the USA, sparking her love for education. She has since held numerous roles in science teaching, examining and educational leadership in schools and colleges, both in the UK and internationally. Wendy aims to bring STEM subjects alive, making learning exciting and relevant through dynamic lessons and by engaging with national competitions, industries, guest speakers and research trips. She believes that an inspirational science and Maths education, will equip every individual with the power to drive positive change in our world. WENDY GRIMMETT HEAD OF CURRICULUM – STEM 11 MINI PROSPECTUS 2024 10