Introduction to the team


Associate Principal – Richard Fletcher

At New College we have a dedicated team of staff, teaching and support, who work to support you in your learning and to guide you in any decisions you may need to make with regard to your future. These are specialists with expert knowledge and are specially trained to support you regularly on a one-to-one basis.

Richard Fletcher – Associate Principal

Subject Tutors

If you wish to contact one of your teachers by email, simply type the teachers name plus ‘’, E.g.

Phil Clarkson – ICT                                   


Senior Progress Tutors    alex-photo-edit

Wendy Chapman      

Jo Holden

Karen Smitten      


Progress Tutors   

Emma Chappell Davies

Joyce Earnshaw

Tracey Harrison  brooke-photo-edit

Glenn Hazelhurst

Helen Lonsdale

Andrew Reveley

Linda Ripley



Graham Crossley –  Careers and Higher Education Manager    


Learner Support   rhianna-photo-edit

Jeff Finnigan – Learning Support, Learner Progression and LRC Manager

Jane Rolfe – Senior Study Support Co-ordinator


Marketing, Publicity and School Liaison 

David Brighton PR, Communications & Free Schools Project –

Lindsey Hanson – Marketing and Publicity Manager and School Liaison –

Neil Mumby Assistant Principal, School Liaison –


Administrative departments

Exams Department                 

Finance Department              

Learning Resource Centre            LRC – see Learner Support.

IT Help Desk                               


Student  Services