Meet the Team

Meet the Team 


We are proud of our dedicated team of staff who are always willing to share their expertise and passion in their specialist subject. BACA staff are led by a strong, cohesive and determined Senior Leadership Team, who are driven to raise standards, making sure that teaching is focused on the individual needs, strengths and academic potential of each and every student at BACA.


Senior Leadership Team

Mr R. Speight Principal

Mr J. Collett Vice Principal
Ms E. Chafer Assistant Principal - Maths/Assesment and Data

Ms K. Paine Assistant Principal - Community

Mr K. Tipple Assistant Principal - Teaching and Learning

Mr N. Wells Assistant Principal - Culture and Ethos

Mr R. Hodgson Associate Assistant Principal & Head of Year 9

Ms N. Keene

Associate Assistant Principal

& SEND Coordinator

Ms T. McMullan

Associate Assistant Principal

& Joint Director of Learning for English

Ms F. Heerah

Associate Assistant Principal

& Joint Director of Learning for English

Mr P. Schofield

Associate Assistant Principal

& Director of Learning for Science


Heads of Year

Mr P. Williamson

Head of BACA College - Year 12 & 13

Ms S. Flynn  

Head of Year 11

Ms C. Lee-Falcon   

Head of Year 10 

Mr R. Hodgson

Head of Year 9

Mr J. Austin

Head of Year 8

Ms L. Ivins

Assistant Head of Year 7

Mr R. Harvey

Assistant Head of Year 7


Subject Leads

Dr N. Sharmin

Lead Teacher of KS4

Ms T. Cole Lead Teacher of Geography

Ms F. Farah Lead Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages 

Miss B. Haydock Lead Teacher of Drama

Mrs F. Heerah Lead Teacher of Literacy

Mr R. Hodgson Lead Teacher of Catering 

Mr P. Hunt Head of Science Faculty

Mr M. Lelliott

Lead Teacher of PSHE

Mr G. Miles Lead Teacher of Art
Miss J. Mosely Lead Teacher of Music
Ms P. Richardson Lead Teacher of Humanities - SE Cluster
Mr H. Smith Lead Teacher of Physical Education

Ms L. Hadfield

Joint Lead Teacher of History
Ms J. Smithson Joint Lead Teacher of History


If you would like to contact anyone from the Local Governing Committee, please email Louise Baxter, Executive Assistant to the Principal

Please see the Aldridge Education website for further information on Governing Policies and Accountability.