Food and Textiles Technology/Health and Social Care/Society, Health and Development.Welcome to the Food/Textiles Technology and Health &Social Care/Society, Health and Development Department. We offer a diverse range of exciting courses to students, taught by enthusiastic specialist staff.
In Years 7 – 9 students have 3 lessons a fortnight in Food/Textiles Technology. Through a varied programme of practical based projects, students are able to combine creativity with planning, making and evaluating a wide range of products.
In Years 10 – 11 specialist GCSE courses are offered in Food Technology, Catering, Health and Social Care and The Diploma in Society, Health and Development. Students benefit from the latest up-to-date facilities and links with all these vocational sectors through visits and outside speakers.
At Sixth Form students can further specialise in A-levels in Food Technology, Art and Design (Textiles) or Health and Social Care. All these course have strong links to local businesses and organisations and we have a high success rate of students progressing onto University courses related to these subjects.
Mrs D Hornby Assistant Headteacher (Year 10 and 11) Food Technology Health & Social Care
Mrs M Kimmings (P/T) Food/Textiles Technology
Mrs S Morgan (P/T) Society Health & Development (Lead Teacher) Health & Social Care Textiles Technology
Mrs F Outram Food Technology/Catering Health and Social Care Primary Liaison ‘Cooking in Schools’
Mrs P Robinson (P/T) Food Technology Textiles Technology
Mrs K Kisby Textiles Technology Health and Social Care
Mrs L Wrightson Citizenship Co-ordinator Textiles Technology
Mrs C Paver Food and Textiles
Mrs G Bond Head of Department Assistant Head Teacher 14 – 19
Mrs Helen Hayes-Wynn Textiles Technology (Lead Teacher) Food Technology/Catering