Brighton Aldridge Community Academy


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 Robert Speight


Mr James Collett

Vice Principal

Mr Kier Tipple

Assistant Principal - Student Performance/Teaching and Learning

Ms Katie Paine

Assistant Principal - Community

Mr Peter Schofield

Head of Science

Mr Ricky Hodgson

Chef, Teacher of Catering

Ms Farrah Heerah

Teacher of English and Literacy Coordinator

Ms Susan Flynn

Teacher of Catering

Ms Eleanor Chafer

Director of Learning - Mathematics

Ms Nicola Keene

Teacher of PE



















Heads of Year

Mr Williamson

Head of BACA College- Year 12 and 13

        Ms Keene  

Head of Year 11

  Ms Flynn    

Head of Year 10

Mrs Lee-Falcon

Head of Year 9

Mr Hodgson

Head of Year 8

  Mr Austin

Head of Year 7