Teaching Staff

Offering a broad curriculum, students are encouraged and supported

Teachers at Brakenhale are led by the Headteacher, Jane Coley, and her Senior Leadership Team.  Each curriculum department below reports to a specified member of the Senior Leadership Team.

Brakenhale offers a broad curriculum and aims to provide each individual student the opportunity to work at a level consistent with their ability.  All students are encouraged and supported to achieve their best.

Art and Photography

Mrs Higham – Head of Department
Miss Faluyi
Miss Wilhelmy


Mr S Vegh – Head of Department
Mr F Green-Nickel
Miss C Loj

Dance & Drama

Mrs C Duffy – Head of Performing Arts
Ms A Raby – Second in Performing Arts
Mr J Boucher
Miss G Lawry
Miss L Rushby

Health & Social Care

Mr B ColeyDepartment Lead
Miss L Willimott

ICT / Computing

Mr A George – Head of Department
Mr J Spaul
Mr H Thomas

Modern Foreign Languages

Mrs O Hughes – Head of Department
Miss D Appleton
Miss N Caiafa
Mrs F Peralta