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Houghton Regis Academy

Meet our Staff

The Houghton Regis Academy has a Senior Leadership Team (SLT) two Assistant Principals, led by the Principal, Mr John Spurling.

Curriculum Management is undertaken by Heads of Department who are responsible for the efficient delivery of the National Curriculum.  Heads of Keys Stage manage the year teams and oversee the pastoral welfare of all pupils.



Mr J Spurling
Mrs L Minchin
 Assistant Principal

Mr A Winfield
Assistant Principal, Head of year 10 & 11 

Miss S Bowen
Head of KS3 7, 8 & 9

Teaching Staff

Miss S Bowen - Head of Performing Arts & Music 
Mr A Brockett - Design Technology Department
Mr Quasim Chisti - Maths Department
Ms R Dilley - Head of Technology - Art & Design
Mr J Grover - English Department
Mrs E Haizel - Science Department
Mr S Hardwick - PE Department
Miss C Hazley - English Department
Mrs D Lambert - Head of MFL
Mrs F McLean - Head of Catering & Food Technology/Careers Advisor
Mr T Massiah - Head of ICT
Mrs L Minchin - Head of Science
Mr A Stackhouse - Head of PE Department
Miss H West - Geography Department
Ms K Williams - Maths Department
Mr A Winfield - Science Department

Teaching Support Staff

Ms C Caraca - Head of Department for SENDco
Mrs M Cobb - Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Coffill - Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Gutteridge - Teaching Assistant
Mrs J O'Sullivan - Teaching Assistant (Speech & Language)
Miss R Sheppard - Learning Support Assistant (Hearing Impaired)
Mrs D Willis - Teaching Assistant
Mrs L Perrett - Safeguarding Officer
Mrs J Harrison - Cover Supervisor
Mr G Antwi - Learning Mentor
Mrs A Peck - Learning Mentor
Mrs A Pinelli - Science Technician / Library supervisor / (Design Technology)

Administration Staff

Mrs J Bradley - PA to the Principal / Office Manager / Exams Officer
Miss E Bozser - Reprographics Officer
Mrs L Crawley - Receptionist / Attendance Officer
Mrs M O’Donnell - Receptionist / Attendance Officer
Mrs T Newman - Finance Assistant

Site Agents

Mr K Rowe - Site Agent Manager
Mr I Nutley - Deputy Site Agent

Cleaning Team

Mrs T Gallagher - Cleaning Operative
Ms S Pearce - Cleaning Operative
Mrs A Rowe - Cleaning Operative
Mrs G Sebastianpillai - Cleaning Operative
Ms K Songer - Cleaning Staff Supervisor
Miss T Weaver - Cleaning Operative

Midday Supervisors

Mrs T Gallagher - Midday Supervisor
Mrs C Scales - Midday Supervisor


Mr S Kemp - Chef Manager
Ms S Pearce - Kitchen Assistant
Mrs A Young - Kitchen Assistant