Staffing Structure

The Senior Leadership Team

  • Mr Kevin Green - Principal
    Kevin Green 120 x 180Mr Green originally began his career in engineering, completing a four year apprenticeship and working for the Ministry of Defence. He subsequently set up a sub-contract engineering company with a colleague, before selling the business to embark on a new career in teaching. Mr Green’s teaching career spans twenty years, working in five schools, three of them being deemed ‘outstanding’ providers. He has progressed from being a teacher of Design Technology, through to Curriculum Leader for this subject before moving into senior leadership. He was an Assistant Principal responsible for Key Stage 4 for five years before moving to Manchester Health Academy as Vice Principal four years ago. He has been our Principal since 2017.
  • Ms Sarah Murdoch - Vice Principal - Culture and Ethics
  • Ms Nadia Peek - Vice Principal - Standards
  • Mrs Helen Walker - Assistant Principal/SENCO
  • Ms Diane McVey - Assistant Principal (Assessment, Recording and Reporting)
  • Miss Steph Morris - Assistant Principal (Behaviour and Attitudes)
     Miss S Morris 120 x 180 Miss Morris graduated from Staffordshire University with joint honours in History and Sociology. Her primary focus in becoming a teacher was to make a difference in the lives of young people through both academic and personal development. This has resulted in the successful transformation of the History department at the Academy, which has achieved record results in previous years. In addition to this, students have widened their cultural capital with visits abroad to Poland, Germany and Belgium. Miss Morris’ career has developed at Manchester Health Academy through a plethora of roles including the development of trainee teachers and those who are newly qualified to the profession, which has allowed her to develop new ideas and to continually support in the developmental and strategic view of the Academy.
  • Jo Whitworth - Assistant Principal
  • Hannah Alexander - Assistant Principal
  • Dr Claire Parry - Associate Assistant Principal
  • Sarah Roche - Business Manager (including marketing and press enquiries)


Special Educational Needs

SEN Lead: Ms Lisa Wood [email protected]

Assistant SENCO: Mr Andrew Martin

SENCO: Helen Walker

Curriculum Leaders

  • Mrs Helen Cates – English
  • Mr Mark Newman – Mathematics
  • Mr David Jones – Science
  • Mrs Helen Mullen –  Global

Support Staff

  • Cath Thompson – Finance Manager
  • Sue Turner – Office Manager
  • Richard Smith – ICT Technician
  • Bob McCluskie – Site Manager
  • Leanne Maguire – Safeguarding Officer
  • Rosei Nield – Safeguarding Officer

Welfare Team

Welfare Co-ordinators:

Year 7: Tina Spencer

Year 8: Nicola Sheridan

Year 9: Steph Watkins

Year 10: Lisa Donnelly

Year 11: Clare Dutton

Attendance Team:

Year 7 – Marice Gilbert

Year 8 – Felicity Cameron

Year 9 –  Pauline Gill

Year 10 – Lindsay Swift

Year 11 – Rachel Brew-Butler

“Nothing will work unless you do.” Maya Angelou, Author and Poet