Sixth Form Staff...
Mr R Clarke
Assistant Headteacher for Key Stage 5
Mr. Clarke is the member of the Senior Leadership Team responsible for The Abbey Sixth Form. His responsibilities include the overall strategic development of Key Stage 5, the key stage 5 curriculum and academic monitoring and outcomes.
Ms R Haran
IBCP and International Coordinator
Ms. Haran is responsible for managing our International Baccalaureate Careers Programme. Her main responsibilities include supporting our current IBCP students academically, developing our programme to give our students the best possible experience and promoting the programme to potential future students, employers and other relevant groups. She also coordinates the International Dimension at The Abbey, including applying for funding to support our school partnerships, running school visits for our international projects and developing our students international mindedness.
You can find out more about our International Baccalaureate Career-Related Programme here:
You can find further details of our international work here:
Mrs M Woodfine
Key Stage 5 Support Manager
Mrs. Woodfine is often the first point of contact for students with a query along with the 6th form tutors. Amongst her responsibilities Mrs. Woodfine supports students with their applications to university, apprenticeships or other pathyways for their next step after 6th form. Mrs. Woodfine also heads up the private study area, supporting students to become more independent and responsible lifelong learners.
Mrs S Priestley
Work Experience Coordinator
Mrs. Priestley supports students in obtaining work experience placements which helps our students to stand out when applying for jobs, apprenticeships and university places. In addition to this, Mrs. Priestley is developing our business mentor links to allow us to offer additional sources of advice and guidance to our students from experts in the career sector they are interested in.