About

Leadership at Painsley

Mrs Waugh

Mrs Waugh joined our college in 1996 as an RE teacher. Mrs Waugh’s roles have included Head of Year, Head of RE Department, Citizenship and Pastoral Co-ordinator, Assistant Principal and Vice Principal. As Vice Principal she was responsible for pastoral care and curriculum. Her current role is acting Principal working closely with the CEO and Leadership Group in order to further develop and enhance life at Painsley.

Mrs Gibson

Mrs Gibson joined Painsley in 2000. She has held the roles of Head of science and Assistant Principal before taking on the role of Vice Principal in 2018.

Mr Challinor

Mr Challinor is the longest serving teacher at Painsley. He is a former Chartered Mining Engineer. Mr Challinor has held the following positions during his time at Painsley: Head of Year, Health and Safety Officer, ICT Co-ordinator, Head of ICT and Assistant Principal.

Mr Bullock

Mr Bullock started at Painsley in September 2001 after completing his final placement from university in the May / June at Painsley. He gained in experience in teaching PE and Maths and became subject leader for PE in September 2007.  Mr Bullock became an Associate Assistant Principal in September 2013 and then Assistant Principal in 2015.  He is also the Designated Safeguard Lead for the College.

Ms Oberman

Ms Oberman joined Painsley in September 2006.  Her current role as Assistant Principal sees her as Director of Teaching School and North Midlands and Peaks Maths Hub and Pastoral Lead of Year 13.

Mr Waugh

Mr Waugh joined our college in September 2018 as Vice Principal, following 8 years’ experience as Assistant Head teacher in Catholic Education. Mr Waugh’

Mrs Jepson

Mrs Jepson has worked within the sixth form since 2002, in a wide range of leadership and management roles, including Head of Subject, Teaching and Learning coordinator and Deputy Leader.  In the last two years she has worked in the role of Assistant Principal for the whole school and leads in areas including Parental engagement,  the post 16 pastoral and citizenship programme and post 16  enrichment. She is Pastoral Lead for Year 12 and BTEC Quality Nominee.

Miss Malpass

Miss Malpass joined Painsley in September 2018. Her role is Associate Assistant Principal: Head of RE.

Mrs Wooldridge

Mrs Wooldridge joined Painsley in 1997 as a teacher of Mathematics and ICT. She later became Head of Year before being appointed as Head of Maths in 2004.

Mrs Baskeyfield

Mrs Baskeyfield joined Painsley in 1999 and has had a number of roles including management information office before becoming the MAC Business Manager & Compliance Officer with responsibility for GDPR along with management of the admin and facilities management teams.