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Nottingham Girls' Academy

Staff at NGA

For the full list of staff at the Nottingham Girls' Academy, please select the appropriate list.

These details are correct as of 19 April 2022.


The Academy is led by Mr D Tungate, the Principal. 

There is also a Senior Leadership Team (SLT) of Deputy Principals and Assistant Principals.

Curriculum Management is undertaken by Heads of Faculty who are responsible for the efficient delivery of the National Curriculum.  

Year Heads manage the pastoral teams and oversee the pastoral welfare of all pupils.

The Senior Leadership Team 

D Tungate


Pastoral Link for:

Year 8

Faculty link for:



J Mora 

Deputy Principal

Quality of Education

A Sharpe

Deputy Principal


Pastoral link for:

Year 11

Faculty link for:

English & Media


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T Carey

Assistant Principal

Curriculum Intent


Pastoral link for:

Year 10

Faculty link for:

Social Science

K Meade

Assistant Principal

Curriculum Implementation


Pastoral link for:

Year 9

Faculty link for:

PE & Sport

Business & Computing

J Evans

Assistant Principal

Curriculum Impact


Pastoral link for:

Sixth Form

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M Heron

Acting Assistant Principal

Personal Development


Pastoral link for:

Year 7

Faculty link for:

Creative Arts

Performing Art

R Turner-Ramadan

Assistant Principal

(Maternity Leave) 


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Faculty link for

V Brierley
Regional Finance Manager

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H Thornton
PA to the Principal

Faculty Teams 
English and Media 
J Simpson Head of Faculty
K Fisher 2nd in Faculty
S Al-Najjar  
N Green  
B Hughes  
K Meade Assistant Principal
M Mehan-Passi  
C Tucker  
Media & Film  
B Asher Acting Head of Year 8 / Teacher i/c Media
M Booth Head of Faculty
C Mullings 2nd in Faculty / Numeracy Coordinator
S Elharm  
A Kaur  
J Rushby ITT Coordinator
C Taylor  
D Tungate Principal
T Whittamore  
N Younas  
A Marshall Head of Faculty / Quality Nominee
A Green 2nd in Faculty / STEM Coordinator
H Kaur  
A Kotze Head of Year 9
S Mahmood  
K Megran  
E Sherriff  
C Stapleton  
J Van Den Broek  
C Hodgson Head of Faculty
F Hennessey 2nd in Faculty (i/c Geography)
M Russell (Maternity Leave)
K Castledine-Casey Head of Year 10
G Mudd  
E Richardson Head of Year 11
S Watson Head of Year 7
Modern Foreign Languages 
N Cross Head of Faculty
T Carey Assistant Principal
R Gangneux PSHE Coordinator
S Jones  
E Lowry 2nd in Faculty
J Mora Deputy Principal 
S Ramsdale  
Computing & Business
A Gaskell Head of Faculty
A Sharpe Deputy Principal
M Heron Acting Assistant Principal
F Glover  
Creative Arts 
R Harding Head of Faculty
H Napleton  
N Lawrence  
A Traylor  
J Pye Teacher i/c Art
PE & Sport 
V Henderson Head of Faculty
C Burke Standards and Progress Lead - Year 11
B Oakes  
R Turner-Ramadan Assistant Principal (Maternity Leave)
Performing Arts 
J Hawley Head of Faculty
L Gratton (Maternity leave)
A McIlhone  
K Menz  
L Downie-Tosini Teacher i/c Music
Social Sciences 
A Evans Head of Faculty
J Evans Assistant Principal
J Saunders Careers and Employability Coordinator
E Short Head of Sixth Form
A Suter  
R Turner-Ramadan Assistant Principal (Maternity Leave)
Learning Support 
Z Scholtz Head of Faculty / SENDCo
A Scotney Deputy SENDCo
L Ching SEND Learning Mentor
K Cox Literacy Coordinator
B Dowell           SEND Learning Mentor
D Harper SEMH Inclusion Coordinator
D Harvey Teaching Assistant
L Hazlehurst Alternative Curriculum Teacher
L Murphy Teacher i/c EAL
N Saddique SEND Learning Mentor
S Watson Apprentice Learning Assistant (SEND)
Pastoral Teams 
Year 7 
S Watson Head of Year
R Jordan Deputy Head of Year
M Heron SLT Link
Year 8 
B Asher Acting Head of Year
R Williams Deputy Head of Year
D Tungate SLT Link
Year 9 
A Kotze Head of Year
H Stead Deputy Head of Year
K Meade SLT Link
Year 10 
K Castledine-Casey Head of Year
R Gascoyne Deputy Head of Year
T Carey SLT Link
Year 11 
E Richardson Head of Year
J Steeples Deputy Head of Year
C Burke Standards and Progress Lead
J Mora SLT Link
Sixth Form 
E Short Head of Year
T Johnson Deputy Head of Year
J Evans SLT Link
Pupil Welfare 
H Cast Student Support Leader / Deputy DSL
W Chapman Education Welfare Officer & Parent Liaison Officer
D Tungate SLT Link / DSL
Support Teams 
Administrative Staff 
H Thornton PA to the Principal
K Ashurst Cover Manager
J O'Leary Cover Supervisor
C Macfarlane Examinations Officer
G Pantling Examinations Officer
N Walters Data Assistant
J Greasley Reprographics Technician
D Hartshorn H&S Contact/Reprographics Technician
M France-Soar Receptionist / Administrator
L Norman Receptionist / Administrator
S Tattershall Senior Technician
J Jennings Technology Technician
C McNally Science Technician

M Smalley


Performing Arts Assistant / Media and Communications Officer

K Everard Careers Administrator
S Allsopp                      Librarian
Finance Staff 
V Brierley Regional Finance Manager
J Hubbard Finance Officer
M O'Dowd Finance Assistant
Site Staff 
J Wesson Regional Site Manager
M Randall Premises Officer
C Terzza Premises Assistant
N Stewart Cleaner
S Whittaker Cleaner
Catering Staff 
B Grady Chef Manager
M Sileshi Assistant Chef
L Akhtar Catering Assistant
J  Gunn Catering Assistant
L Middleton Catering Assistant
T Elston Catering Assistant
S Whittaker Midday Supervisory Assistant