The Academy of
Central Bedfordshire

Student and Teacher

Staff List


September 2019


Senior Leadership Team
Peter Cohen – Executive Head Teacher
Paul Green – Head of School/Designated Safeguarding Lead
Lynette Driver – Assistant Head of School

Middle Management
Rachel Miller – Head of Core Subjects/Teacher of English
Simon Babikian – Head of Vocational Subjects/Teacher of Motor Vehicle Engineering
Mark Norwood – Inclusion Manager/SENDCo
Karlene Vardy – Head of Personal Development and Well-Being
Sara Moore – School Business Manager
Naim Faruq – Co-ordinator of External Provision/Exams Officer

Teaching Staff
Nicola Antoine-  Catering and Hospitality Instructor
Joshua Bell – Teacher of Physical Education/Head of House
Atof Blaal – Teacher of Maths
Joe Cooper – Construction Instructor
Nathan Davis-  Outdoor Education Instructor/Head of House
Robert Lynch – Teacher of English
Paula Neish – Teacher of Hair and Beauty
Nicola Perry – Home Tutor
Tracy Priestley – Project Based Learning KS3 Teacher
Paula Woolcock-Kamau – Teacher of Science

Teaching Assistants
William Caughie
Poppy Forbes
John Martin
Aneesah Rehman

Supporting Staff
Debbie Kemp – Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Ashley Harvey-  Behaviour Support Worker
Adnan Mahroof – Behaviour Support Worker
Katie Blake – Cover Supervisor
Diana Broe – Admissions Co-ordinator
Helen Nicholson – Human Resources Manager
Leigh Storie – Attendance and Transport Administrator
Bethany Smith – Inclusion and Safeguarding Support Assistant
Sue McCulloch – Finance Assistant
Karen Allsop – Receptionist
Maggie Justin – Catering Manager

Site Agent
Nick Oxley