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Woodlands High School

Woodlands High School

Cardiff

Wales

Who's Who

Our staff at Woodlands are a dynamic team that are fully committed to making our students time at Woodlands purposeful, enjoyable and safe. For a full list of the personnel that make up this wonderful team of practitioners that continue to take our school forward on route to excellence

SLT

Sian Thomas - Headteacher

Senior Lead for Child Protection

 

 

 

 

 

Nikki Tubb - Deputy Headteacher 

Teaching and Learning

Simon Wilson - Assistant Headteacher 

Curriculum

Behaviour

LAC

Transitioning

 

Middle Management Team:

Vivian Doel: TLR for 14-19 pathways/ Careers ILS Teacher 

Lucy Board: TLR for DCF, Working with External Agencies/ Class Teacher

Lauren Pope: TLR for Social Media, IEPs, Action Research (temp)/ Class Teacher

Bethan Saunders: TLR for LNF, Class Teacher 

 Kieran Evans: TLR for Health & Well-Being (temp) / Class Teacher

 


Teachers

Angharad Lewis

Class Teacher 

Welsh Coordinator

Ruth Bryan

Class Teacher 

Language, Literacy & Communication Leader

Richard Payton

Class Teacher 

Humanities Lead 

Jess Phillips

Class Teacher 

Year 7/ Transitioning

Vivian Doel

Class Teacher 

ILS/Career Coordinator

Kieran Evans 

Class Teacher 

TLR (temp) Health & Well-being

Andrea Williams

Class Teacher 

Residential Visits Coordinator

D of E Manager

Martin Banner

Class Teacher 

Science & Technology Leader

Lucy Board

Class Teacher 

TLR DCF

Bethan Saunders

Class Teacher 

KS3 TLR LNF

Lawrence Fisher

Class Teacher 

Design Technology Coordinator

Art Coordinator

Rebecca Griffiths

Class Teacher 

Drama Coordinator

Lauren Pope

Class Teacher 

KS3 TLR (temp)/ DCF

Tom Davies

Class Teacher 

Expressive Arts leader

Sarah Lachlan-Dean

 Total Communication and Sensory Integration

Literacy Coordinator Class teacher

Rhys Tucker   Class Teacher (Supply)

KS3 - Rosewood

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching Assistants

Rosemary Martin Grade 6 - HLTA

ELKLAN

Cover Coordinator

Paul Richards Grade 6 Maths Factor Coordinator

Sarah Perry

Grade 6 - HLTA (secondment)

Outdoor Learning

Naomi Malpas

Grade 5

ELSA

Lucy Lewis

Grade 5

 

Kath Smith

Grade 5

ELKLAN

Leyanne Niblett

Grade 4

ELKLAN

Aled Williams

Grade 3

ELSA

Helen McAdorey

Grade 3

KS3

David Melvin

Grade 3

Sports

Ruth Mensikov

Grade 3

DofE

Matthew Shields

Grade 3

VI

Ceri Slee

Grade 3

Makaton

Matthew Jones

Grade 1

 

Ailsa Jones

Grade 3

KS3

Amerjeet Kaur

Grade 3

Communication

Craig Lewis

Grade 3

KS4

Kara Dunbar 

Grade 1

KS3
Lauren Jones

Grade 1

ASD
Charlotte Ludlam Grade 1 KS3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Admin staff 

Suzanne Williams

Finance Officer

Chris Street

Administrator

Helen Hurley

School Clerk


Other school staff

Gary Board

Estates Manager

Jessey Barcoe

Caretaking Assistant

Karen Williams

Head Cook

 

The Governing Body of Woodlands High School is an exceptionally motivated, supportive and challenging group of people led by the inspirational David Saunders. All Governors are active participants in school life and are present in school on a weekly basis in some capacity. The highly skilled and knowledgeable group contribute with the strategic direction of the school. 

Name Type
David Saunders Chair
Sian Thomas Acting Head
Suzanne Williams Clark
Ann Cocchiara LA
Karen Thomas Parent
Sarah Murray Parent
Marie Williams Community
Bethan Moyle Community
Caroline Davies Community
Doug Corp LA
Aled Williams Non Teaching
 
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