Highfield benefits from being able to share subject knowledge and expertise across both Highfield schools as well as within the Active Learning Trust. 


Lower School

Joanne Lloyd-Jackson - Wrens Class Teacher (Early Years)

Claire Burrows - Robins Class Teacher (Green Pathway)

Hannah Vincent - Owls Class Teacher (Blue Pathway)

Kelly Stoneman - Eagles Class Teacher (Green Pathway) 

Lucy Thornton - Sparrows Class Teacher (Green Pathway)

Maria Melerski - Puffins Class Teacher (Yellow Pathway)

Sarah Vince - S1 Class Teacher (Green Pathway)

Barbara Rajya -  S2 Class Teacher (Green Pathway), Department Leader Lower, Green Pathway Lead, Designated Person


Upper School

Emily Alsop - S3 Class Teacher (Yellow Pathway) 

Lisa Berry - S4 Class Teacher (Yellow Pathway)

Andy Prior - S5 Class Teacher (Yellow Pathway)



Tilly Newbury - H1 Class Teacher (Yellow Pathway) Department Leader Upper, Yellow Pathway lead, KS4 & 6th Form Lead, Designated Person

Cheryl Dye - H2 Class Teacher (Yellow Pathway)


Other Key Roles


Yvonne Skillern - Head of School, Designated Lead for Safeguarding, Prevent Lead, Designated Lead for CiC, QA Lead, Educational Visits Coordinator

Lyn Houghton - Assistant Head of School, DV Lead, Behaviour, Designated Person, Exams & Accreditation, Health and Safety Rep

Simon Bainbridge - Executive Head Teacher, Designated Person

Angela Wiseman - Lead Communication Teaching Assistant & Interventions

Sally Harrison - Communication Teaching Assistant

Jillian Ladson - Exams Officer & Work Experience Coordinator

Jeannette Hunter - Family & Student Support Worker

Julie Double - Cover Teacher

Natalie Pearce, Shea Kennedy & Laura Archer - ELSA's

Charlene Moden - Moving and Handling & Medical/Health Level 4

Yvonne Skillern, Natalie Pearce - STEPS Tutors

Maria Melerski - Forest Schools & Outdoor Learning Lead

Emma Brooke - School Business Manager

Mia Cook - Office Administrator

Laura Thompson - Office Administrator