Meet our Senior Leadership Team

Our dedicated Senior Leadership Team here at Chesterfield are here to help our students get the very best out of Chesterfield, and themselves. Click to find out a little more about them. You can also book a one-to-one chat with some of our Senior Leadership Team in our Zoom Room.

Kevin Sexton

Headteacher

Kevin Sexton

Headteacher

Responsible for the Strategic Leadership & Development of the school, Finance & Resources, Human Resources, Marketing & Transition, External Liaison

Paul Lindley

Director of Learning (Deputy Head)

Paul Lindley

Director of Learning (Deputy Head)

Responsible for Teaching & Learning, Professional Development, Curriculum & data, Exams Organisation

Jo Vincent

Assistant Headteacher

Jo Vincent

Assistant Headteacher

Responsible for Raising Standards 16-19, Data Management Systems, Science & Humanities,
Newly Qualified Teachers, Initial Teacher Training, Teach First Programmes

Chris Loughlin

Assistant Headteacher

Mr Loughlin

Assistant Headteacher

Raising Standards 11-16
Pastoral Leadership development
Pupil Premium Student Performance
KS4 Intervention

Michael Coogan

Assistant Headteacher
(Maths & English)

Michael Coogan

Assistant Headteacher (Maths & English

Raising Standards Maths & English, Literacy & Numeracy, More Able & Talented, Dfe Catch Up funding, Maths & English Data & Performance

Lynne Sedley

Assistant Headteacher

Lynne Sedley

Assistant Headteacher

Inclusion, SEND, Looked After Children, Staff Cover, Working with Employers, Low Ability Students, Transition Group, PRIDE Centre,EHCP’s, High Needs Funding, GDPR Issues

Penni Allen

Director of Transition
& Well-being

Penni Allen

Director of Transition & Well-being

Oversees Primary to Secondary transition. Designated Safeguarding Lead. Student Support. Schools, Students, Parents and Carers Liaison. Individual Student Needs.

Gemma Jones

Assistant Headteacher

Gemma Jones

Assistant Headteacher

Pupil Development & Well-being,
Designated Safeguarding Lead, PSCHEE, Sex & Relationships Education, Careers Education, Staff Duties, Mental health