Senior Leadership Team2017-10-03T08:34:54+00:00

Senior Leadership Team

Mrs Rigby
Mrs Rigby joined St John Fisher as Headteacher in September 2017. She has a wealth of experience in Catholic education having been a classroom teacher, Head of Department, Head of Year , Assistant Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher. Mrs Rigby is a Physical Education Specialist.
Mr Coyle
Deputy Headteacher
Mr Coyle has overall responsibility for Teaching & Learning. This includes numeracy across the curriculum, assessment, homework, the support of teaching staff in providing a high quality experience in the classroom. He is also responsible for the pastoral care and guidance of pupils within school. This role covers a number of areas including attendance and punctuality, Pupil Leadership and the school behaviour and rewards systems. Mr Coyle is one of the Designated Senior Leader (DSL) for safeguarding. He is a Science Specialist.
Mrs Donlon
Deputy Headteacher
Mrs Donlon has overall responsibility for pupil outcomes, the school curriculum (including timetable & options), reporting to parents, data management for whole school tracking and target setting. She is also responsible for Quality Assurance across the school. She also oversees the work of the Education Visits Co-ordinator. Mrs Donlon is a Science Specialist.
Miss Mawdsley
Assistant Headteacher
Miss Mawdsley has responsibility for the pastoral care and guidance of pupils within school. Miss Mawdsley leads on Year 6-7 Transition, staff induction and is the lead contact for Children Looked After (CLA) and Pupil Premium learners. Miss Mawdsley is also the SLT link with SENDCo for pupils with Special Educational needs. She is the Designated Senior Leader (DSL) for safeguarding and liaises with external agencies and providers who support pupils and the school. Miss Mawdsley is a Physical Education Specialist.
Mr Roberts
Assistant Headteacher
Mr Roberts is responsible for Key Stage 4 and Intervention. He oversees Careers Guidance and Post-16 Transition, Alternative Curriculum and Work Experience. He has overall responsibility for external examinations, literacy across the curriculum staff development and the organisation of school transport. Mr Roberts is an English Specialist.
Mr Atherton
Business Manager
Mr Atherton has overall responsibility for financial matters in school, personnel, management of premises staff and also the catering and cleaning services. He also has overall responsibility for the care and management of the school buildings and grounds and health & safety matters.