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Meet our Senior Leadership Team

Our Senior Leadership Team work tirelessly to ensure that Students and Staff are supported in their journey to excellence. We have a dedicated Team with a wide and diverse profile set ensuring that they are able to lead the School to the next stage of its journey. 

Mr R Mammen - CEO and Executive Principal

Responsibilities:

Oversight of Chingford Academies Trust - Chief Accounting Officer. Overall strategy and development planning. 

  • Line Management:

Trust-level Staff, Heads of School.

 

 

MR G HAINES - HEAD OF SCHOOL

Responsibilities:

Strategy and development planning for Chingford Foundation School. Day to Day operations. 

Line Management:

Vice Principals for Culture, Operations and Inclusion.

 

 

Mr C Millan - VICE PRINCIPAL 

Responsibilities:

Upper School oversight (Years 10-13), Curriculum and Operations, Student Voice. 

Line Management: 

Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning, Assistant Principal for Progress and Achievement, Director of Key Stage 4 and Director of Sixth Form.

 

 

MR G DELBOURGO - VICE PRINCIPAL 

Responsibilities:

Safeguarding and Inclusion, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. 

Line Management:

Assistant Principal for Student Welfare and Inclusion, Assistant Principal for Transition and KS3, Head of the EBACC Faculty and SENDCO. 

 

 

Mr A Gordon - Assistant Principal 

Responsibilities:

Teaching and Learning strategies, Student Voice and CPD. 

Line Management:

Director of Science, Literacy Co-ordinator and the Library Manager. 

 

 

Mr D TABORDA - Assistant Principal 

Responsibilities: 

Designated Safeguarding Lead, Student Welfare, Inclusion, Student Voice, Mental Health, External Counselling and Wellbeing.

Line Management: 

Head of Faculty for Design, Food and Computing, Reflection Room Manager, SEMH Mentor,  and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads for    Child Protection and Mental Health.

 

Ms A MACHNICKI - Assistant Principal 

Responsibilities:

KS2 to KS3 Transition, Pastoral Care for Years 7-9, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Line Management: 

Heads of Years 7-9, Head of the SMSH Faculty.

 

 

 

Mrs M Duraku - Assistant Principal 

Responsibilities:

Whole School Progress, Raising Standards and Educational Visits Co-ordinator. 

Line Management: 

Director of Maths, Director of English. 

 

 

Extended Leadership Team

To support the work of our Senior Leadership Team, we are proud to have an Extended Leadership Team undertaking key positions within the school structures. 

MR C ROUNTREE - SENDCO

Responsibilities:

Whole School Inclusion - SEND Provision. 

Line Management: 

Deputy SENDCO, Oversight of the work of the Speech and Language Therapist, Educational Psychologist and Teaching Assistants.

 

Mr N ARCHARD - DIRECTOR OF ENGLISH

Responsibilities:

Management and Strategic Oversight of the English Faculty. 

Line Management: 

Deputy Heads of English for KS3, KS4 and KS5.

 

 

Mrs L JAMES - DIRECTOR OF SCIENCE

Responsibilities:

Management and Strategic Oversight of the Science Faculty. 

Line Management: 

Deputy Heads of Science for KS3, KS4 and KS5.

 

 

 

MR S ODELL - DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS ENTERPRISE

Responsibilities:

Management and Strategic Oversight of the Business and Enterprise Faculty. 

Line Management: 

Head of Business and Economics, Head of PE, Head of Music, Head of Art, and Head of Drama.

 

MR R CARTER - DIRECTOR OF ENRICHMENT

Responsibilities:

Whole-School enrichment opportunities, implementation of the House System, Student Voice.

 

 

 

MISS E WILLOUGHBY - DIRECTOR OF KS4

Responsibilities:

Day to Day operations for KS4 Pastoral Care, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. 

Line Management: 

Head of Year 10 and Head of Year 11.

 

 

MS C POLLOCK - DIRECTOR OF Sixth Form

Responsibilities:

Day to Day operations for KS5 Pastoral Care, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. 

Line Management: 

Deputy Head of Year 12, Deputy Head of Year 13, Sixth Form Administrator and Sixth Form Study Centre Supervisor.