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Slindon College Slindon

Staff & Governors

Governors List 

Mr Michael Withers -
Mrs Ann Aughwane
Ms Lucinda Davis
Mr Michael Emmerson
Mr Roy Iremonger
The Venerable Phillip Jones
Mr Stuart Lawrance
Dr Simon Orchard
Mr David Slee
Clerk to Governors
Mrs Lyndsey Kite - 01243 814647 -

Slindon College is a non-profit making organisation whose main aims and objectives are to educate boys aged 8-18 who have a range of special educational needs.

We are governed by a Board of Governors who also act as Trustees of the registered Charity Number 1028125 and Directors of the registered Limited Company (by guarantee) Number 2823749.

The Governing Body is responsible for the management of the school and is registered as the proprietor with the DfE. The Chair of the body is checked by the DfE and all others are checked by the school.

Staff List

Academic Staff


Subject & Duties

Mr Mark Birkbeck HEADTEACHER
Mr Barry McMahon

Deputy Head / H.O. Science / H.O. Sixth Form

Mrs Jane Mason Assistant Head / Head for Pastoral & Compliance / Science  
Ms Sotiria Vlahodimou Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCo)  
Miss Emily Coffey H.O. Key Stage 3 / H.O. English & Humanities  
Mrs Maureen Sargeant H.O. Key Stage 4 / Land Based Studies  
Mrs Teresa Miles H.O. Maths / Careers & Work Experience  
Mr Paul Burbidge H.O. Creative Design / Design Technology / Motor Mech. / Greenpower Project Manager / Year 9 Tutor  
Mr Tom Darnell Maths / Year 7 Tutor
Mrs Kathy Poole-Gleed Cookery / Year 8 Tutor
Mr John Padden ICT / Year 10 Tutor
Mr Nick Pinney PE / RE / PSHE / Year 11 Tutor

Mr Glyn Bentley-Angell

Drama & LAMDA /  1:1 SEAL / Social Media & Website


Mrs Joan Bull

Exams Officer / English


Mr Michael Dickinson

Primary / Enrichment / Forest Schools


Mrs Claire Mapp

Sport Science / PE  

Mrs Joanne Middleton

Art / Graphics / Photography / Textiles


Miss Sandy Monk



Mr Will Quick History / Geography / PSHE
Mr Peter Saysell Art / Graphics / Photography / Textiles
Miss Zoe Smith Art / Textiles / Trinity Arts  
Specialist Therapists & Support Staff
Mrs Sheilagh Blyth     Occupational Therapist
Miss Estie Haden     Speech and Language Therapist
Mrs Claire Inness     Occupational Therapist
Mrs Henrietta Kendall     Dyslexia Specialist
Miss Harriet Norgrove     SEN Support Staff
Mrs Natasha Parkinson     Speech and Language Therapist
Miss Helen Shanahan     English as an Additional Language
Mr Adam Sharpe     Assistant SENCo
Learning Support Assistants
Miss Rachel Barr      
Mrs Sarah Batten-Pearce      
Mrs Jean Blythman      
Mrs Kim Dawson      
Mrs Sue Dudman      
Mrs Jackie Gooding      
Miss Sinead Gooding-Davies      
Mr Jethro Hepworth      
Mrs Gillian Homewood      
Miss Emma Luckett      
Mrs Jackie Meredith      
Mrs Sue Rutter      
Mrs Katie Stephenson      
Mrs Katie Williams      
Boarding House Parents
Mr Daniel Highfield  
Mrs Charlotte Turner  
Specialist Technicians
Mr Mike Sargeant      Farm Technician & Motor Mech Technician
Mr Steve Smart 

     ICT Network Manager

Mrs Saadia Yusuf-Meighan      Science Technician
Other Staff
Mrs Lyndsey Kite Bursar / Clerk to Governors

Mrs Charmaine McRickus

Headmaster's PA
Mrs Tina Baldwin Bursar's PA
Mrs Sharon Pierce HR Officer
Miss Mandy Martin Admissions / School Secretary
Mrs Judith Goss SENCo's PA
Mrs Carole Robinson Matron / Housekeeping