Governance and Leadership of the Academy

Leadership Team
Principal Mr Ian Williams
Senior Vice Principal  Mr Rob Derry
Director of Finance & Operations Mr Mark Blyton
Director of Business & Enterprise / VP for Business Mrs Alison Bingham
Head of Year 8 Ms Emma Kelly
Vice Principal - Science / Head of Year 7 Mr Mike Cook
Vice Principal -  ICT & MFL / Whole School Data Mr Scott Gibson
Vice Principal - Science / Head of Year 9 Mr Jonathan Simmons
Vice Principal - PE / Head of Year 10 Ms Louise Dean
Vice Principal - Expressive Arts / Head of Year 11 Miss Claire Stopard
Vice Principal - Technology, Art, Hair & Beauty / Head of Post 16 Ms Rachel Yarnall

Assistant Principal - Mathematics

Assistant Principal - English

Head of Humanities

Vice Principal - Inclusion / SENCO

PA to the Senior Leadership Team

Mr Younes Henini

Ms Leanne Holmes

MrJames Matthews

Ms Caroline Wallis

Mrs Tracey Sadler

Governing Body (for more information about the Governors, please see "About the Governors" on the right of this page)
Chair of Governors  Mr John Bowater
Edge Sponsor Governor Mrs Jane Samuels
Edge Sponsor Governor Mr Nigel Skill
Thomas Telford Governor Sir Kevin Satchwell
Co-opted Governor Mr Jason Wright
Local Authority Governor Mrs Gill Haymes
Associate Governor (Community) Mrs Linda Abbott
Co-opted Governor Ms Vivienne Evans
Associate Governor (Staff) Mr Jason Lowther
Parent Governor Ms Sara Taylor
Principal, The Bulwell Academy Mr Ian Williams
Clerk to the Governors Ms Michelle Davies


Governors Report & Financial Statements

To view the Bulwell Academy Trust report for the year ended August 2015, please click here. This document includes the financial accounts and information on the structure and remit of the Governing Board.

About the Governors

The purpose of the Governing Body has three key functions.  To provide strategic direction, to hold the academy to account for its actions and to be a true and critical friend to the academy.

For more information about the Governors, please click on the links below:  

Who's Who (download here) - includes Business Interests

Roles and Responsibilities 
(download here)

Involvement with the School
(download here)

Contact Information

The Bulwell Academy
Squires Avenue

Tel: 0115 964 7640
Fax: 0115 975 4888

Email Addresses

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