Senior Leadership Team

St Michael’s Church of England High School Leadership Team is responsible for the local leadership and management of the school on behalf of the Governing Board, within the strategic framework. The Leadership Team has responsibility and accountability for:

  • the School Improvement Plan
  • educational standards, delivery of teaching & learning, curriculum and timetable
  • staffing including management, recruitment, training and PMR
  • student assessment and results
  • attendance & behaviour
  • safeguarding & wellbeing
  • parent & community liaison
Senior Leadership Team
Mrs Handy-Rivett Acting Headteacher: Strategy & Finance/Staff & Student Wellbeing christina.handy@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Ms Jeffreys Deputy Headteacher: Curriculum, Teaching & Learning faye.jeffreys@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Brooks Deputy Headteacher: Whole School Progress & Assessment alan.brooks@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mrs Beardsmore Assistant Headteacher: Student Welfare & Designated Safeguarding Lead sarah.beardsmore@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Bending Assistant Headteacher: KS3 Progress & Director of Pupil Premium christopher.bending@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Hill Assistant Headteacher: Facilities & Resources & Vocational Education wayne.hill@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Mackinney Assistant Headteacher: Timetable & Curriculum & Standards Verifier for Vocational Qualifications damien.mackinney@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk

Associates to the Leadership Team

Mrs Hill Deputy Assistant Headteacher for Behaviour wendy.hill@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Smith Deputy Assistant Headteacher for Numeracy shaun.smith@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Graham Associate Assistant Headteacher for Pastoral jordan.graham1@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Ms Loucas Associate Assistant Headteacher for CTLA (students) joanna.loucas@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Sargent Associate Assistant Headteacher for CTLA (staff) ian.sargent@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk

Special Educational Needs (SEND)

Mrs Graham Senior SENCO (Years 7, 10 & 11), Year 6 SEND transition Lead and Focus Provision Lead mailene.graham@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Ms Caan SENCO (Years 8 & 9) tabbazim.caan@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mrs Stockton Senior Administrative Officer (Inclusion) diane.stockton@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk

Pastoral Team

Mr Howden Head of Year 7 darren.howden@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Miss Gardner Head of Year 8 claire.gardner@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Mole Head of Year 9 lee.mole@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Miss Mycock Head of Year 10 katie.mycock@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Dix Head of Year 11 stuart.dix@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Miss Preston Assistant Head of Year 7 jenna.preston@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Miss Treasure Assistant Head of Year 8 amelia.treasure@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mr Turner Assistant Head of Year 9 andrew.turner@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Miss Winsper Assistant Head of Year 10& Year 11 sarah.winsper@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Miss Thompson Assistant Head of Year 10 & Year 11 hollie.thompson@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk
Mrs Mills Vulnerable Students Coordinator/Deputy Safeguarding Officer jill.mills@st-michaels.sandwell.sch.uk