Staff Structure List


There are 51 full-time teachers in the secondary department, 6 job share teachers and a further 158part-time teachers, 8 full-time and 4 part-time teachers in the preparatory department plus 65 non-teaching staff at the school.  As well as this 23 music tutors visit the school on a weekly basis and we have the services of 3 modern language assistants.  The staff structure and special responsibilities are shown below: 

Headmaster Vice-Principals Senior Managers
Mr C Peel Miss E A Dines Mr D Armstrong
Mrs W McBrien Mrs K Millar
Mr S McMaster
Mrs L Montgomery
Mr D Stinson
Mrs S Whelan

Heads of Department
Art, Design & Moving Image Miss M-C Dale Mathematics Mrs C Anderson
Biology Mrs P Smith    Modern Languages Mr S McMaster
Careers and Guidance Mr D Matthews Music Mrs L Montgomery
Chemistry Mrs S McKeown PE & Games (Boys) Mr J Quigley (T)
Computing/ICT Mrs L Smith    PE & Games (Girls) Miss W Gilfillan (T)
English & Drama Mrs K Millar     Physics                         Mr P Whittington
Geography Mr M Thom     Preparatory Department Mrs E Smith
History, Economics & Politics Mr D Armstrong Religious Studies Mrs P McMaster (T)
Home Economics Mrs S Whelan Technology & Design Mr D Stinson  
Learning for Life and Work Dr J Fox-Roberts

Head of Sixth Form

Heads of Year

Mrs  S Hollywood               Year 8 Mrs C Dorman
Year 9 Mr M Beggs 
Year 10 Mrs L Webb
Year 11 Mr A Craig
Year 12          Mrs R Trainor (T)
Year 13 Dr L Moore
Year 14 Mrs S Torrens

SENCO Heads of House
Mrs J Kelly Praeger Mrs C Swift
McAlester Miss N Carey 
Assistant   SENCO Speers Miss A Morgan
Miss W Gilfillan Grant Mrs L Graham


Teaching Staff List



Miss E A Dines BSc PGCE MEd
Mrs W McBrien BA PGCE MEd

Senior Managers:
Mr D Armstrong BSc BA PGCE PQH(NI)
Mrs K V Millar BA PGCE
Mr S J McMaster BA PGCE MEd
Mrs L R Montgomery BMus MEd LTCL MTD PQH(NI)
Mr D W R Stinson BEd PQH(NI)  
Mrs S M Whelan BEd PQH(NI)

Ms M-C Dale BA ATD
Mr R B McKillen BA  PGDip PGCE MA
Ms S A Wallace BA PGCE MSc
Ms S A Whitla BA MA PGCE

Mrs P E Smith BSc PGCE
Mrs G M Clarke BSc PGCE CPD (Careers)
Miss E A Dines BSc PGCE MEd
Dr J J K Fox-Roberts BSc PGCE
Mrs L Webb BSc PGCE

Mr D T Matthews BA PGCE CPD (Careers) MEd PQH(NI)
Mrs S M Dalzell BSc DipInd PGCE 
Mrs C A Henry BA PGCE
Mrs J H Hutchinson BA PGCE
Miss A C Morgan BA MA PGCE 
Mrs S J Torrens BSc PGCE

Mrs S P McKeown MEng PGCE
Mr M E Beggs MSc PGCE
Miss J A Chambers BSc PGCE
Mrs D E Maynes BSc PGCE

Mrs L Smith BSc PGCE
Mrs K Jordan BEd (Part-Time)
Miss A M E Martin BSc PGCE

Mrs K V Millar BA PGCE
Miss C Bowman BA MA PGCE (Temporary)
Mrs L R Graham BA PGCE 
Mrs J H Hutchinson BA PGCE 
Mrs W McBrien BA PGCE MEd
Ms C Patterson BA PGCE (Career Break)
Mrs R J Trainor BA PGCE 

Miss P Brown BSc PGCE (Part-Time Temporary)
Mrs R E Gilbert BSc PGCE (Part-Time)
Mrs C Johnston BSc Dip Voc PGCE (Part-Time) (Temporary)
Mrs S L Karayiannis BSc PGCE (Maternity Leave)

History, Political Studies and Economics:
Mr D Armstrong BSc BA PGCE PQH(NI)
Mrs C A Henry BA PGCE
Mrs S A Hollywood BA PGCE
Mr D T Matthews BA PGCE CPD (Careers) MEd PQH(NI) 
Miss A C Morgan BA MA PGCE (Part-Time) 
Mrs M A Smyth BA MA PGCE (Part-Time)

Home Economics:
Mrs S M Whelan BEd PQH(NI)
Mrs R V Campbell BA PGCE (Part-Time) (Temporary)
Mrs S M Dalzell BSc DipInd PGCE (Part-Time)
Miss C Thomson BA DipInd PGCE

Dr J J K Fox-Roberts BSc PGCE


Mrs C Anderson BSc PGCE 
Mr G I Boreland MSc MA PGCE (Career Break)
Mrs J Kelly BSc PGCE
Mrs W L McCullough BSc PGCE (Job Share)
Mrs P D McDowell BSc PGCE (Job Share)
Mrs K V Merriman BSc PGCE (Part-time) 
Mr M Monteith MSc PGCE (Temporary)
Dr L Moore MSc PGCE
Mrs R Morrow MSc PGCE (Temporary)
Mrs C J Swift BSc PGCE (Temporary Part-Time)

Modern Languages:
Mr S J McMaster BA PGCE MEd
Mrs A Cinnamond BA PGCE (Part-Time) (Temporary)
Miss J Connolly MA PGCE
Mrs J A Girvin BA PGCE 
Miss C V McCaughey BA PGCE DipSpan (Open)
Miss J L Orr BA PGCE (Part-Time)
Modern Language Assistants:
Miss C Brochot [French]
Mrs B Boyle [German]
Miss P Cabero [Spanish]

Mrs L R Montgomery BMus MEd LTCL MTD PQH(NI)
Mrs J A Harper BMus PGCE (Part-Time) 
Mrs G E Hartin BMus PGCE (Job Share)
Mrs G Pitt BMus MTD LTCL ALCM (Job Share)

Physical Education:
Mr J Quigley BSc PGCE (Part-Time)
Miss W M Gilfillan BA Cert REd 
Mrs S M Hutchinson BA PGCE (Maternity Leave)
Miss L Brown BSc PGCE MEd (Part-Time) (Career Break)
Mr A Craig BSc PGCE (Part-Time)
Mr C Henderson MSc BSc PGCE (Part-Time)
Miss K Steenson BSc Msc PGCE (Part-Time (Temporary)
Miss S Wilson BSc PGCE (Part-Time) (Temporary)\

Mr P Whittington MSc BEd
Mrs C A McCarey BEng PGCE (Job Share)
Mr A H Miller BEng CGI PGCE
Mrs C V Soper BSc MSc PGCE (Job Share)
Mrs S J Torrens BSc PGCE

Religious Studies:
Mrs P D McMaster BEd
Dr G Keys BA Grad Cert Ed  (Career Break)
Mr A Craig BSc PGCE (Part-Time)
Mrs R V Campbell BA PGCE (Part-Time) (Temporary)
Miss W M Gilfillan BA Cert REd

Special Education Needs:
Mrs J Kelly BSc PGCE (SENCO)
Miss W M Gilfillan BA Cert REd (Assistant SENCO)

Technology and Design:
Mr D W R Stinson BEd PQH(NI)   
Miss N E Carey BEd MSc
Mr P Dermott BEng PGCE

Preparatory Department:
Mrs E Smith BEd MSc Ed PQH(NI)
Mrs K Callen BA 
Mrs L Feldman BEd (Part-Time)
Mrs M Galway BEd PQH(NI)
Miss C Hall BA PGCE
Mrs J Lockhart BEd MEd 
Mrs J Matthews BA MSc PGCE 
Mrs A Patterson BEd DASE
Mrs G Pitt BMus MTD LTCL ALCM (Part-Time) 
Mrs J Thompson BA BEd (Part-Time)
Mrs K Wilson BA QTS 
Mrs E Wilkinson BSc PGCE (Part-Time)

Names in bold denotes Head of Department

Non-teaching Staff List


Dr C M Byrnes BSc FCA

Assistant Bursar:
Mrs M L Hanna MIATI

Headmaster's PA:
Mrs A J Graham 

Office Manager and MIS Coordinator: 
Mrs A D Middleton BSc

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant:
Miss J McIlwrath

Accounts Assistant:
Mrs E T Brady BA

School Nurse:
Mrs M McAvoy RGN

Miss R E Hopkins BA PGCE MEd MSc

C2K Administrator and 
Systems Support Officer:
Miss Z A Robinson A+ Network + CCNA

Examinations Officer:
Miss E Marshall BA PGCE (to 04.12.17)
Mrs P A Milligan BSc (Open) HP (Cert) (from 04.01.18)

Mrs A S Brown [Biology] 
Mr J N Collins BSc BTh PGCE [Chemistry]
Mr C Edgar BA [Music Technology]
Mr P Leckey [Technology]
Mrs K Marshall BA MA (RCA) [Art]
Mrs L Falls BA [Temporary for Art]
Mrs J S Stewart [Home Economics]

Classroom Assistants:
Mrs D J Burnside NVQIII 
Mr R Christie  (Temporary)
Mrs R Davidson BA  (Career Break)
Miss A Gale (Temporary)
Mrs P Dempster
Mr C Gamble
Mr J Griffin
Mrs M Hood
Mrs G Kelso BEd DASE
Mrs M Martin BA 
Mrs G McGee BA MSSc PGCPSE (Open)
Mr G Mills CQSW
Mrs D Ritchie NVQIII
Mrs J Saunders NNEB

Sixth Form Centre Supervisors:
Mr M Moorehead
Mrs E Smyth BEd DASE MEd

School Crossing Patrolperson:
Mr H Newman

  Facilities Manager:

Maintenance Staff:
Mr J A Boyd 
Mr J R H Crossan

Catering Manager:
Mrs C M Steenson BTecDip

Silver Robin Supervisor:
Mrs A Hanratty NVQIII

Mrs L Patterson

Catering Assistants:
Miss S E Clarke
Mrs M G Geddis
Mrs R J Kelly
Mrs G F McGee
Mrs V Murray
Miss R Rea
Mrs C M Seawright
Miss M Shepherd
Mrs P Sims
Mrs S Stafford

Senior Lunchtime Supervisor:
Mrs L McConnell

Lunchtime Supervisors:
Mrs M S Austin
Mrs M G Geddis


Prep Secretary:
Mrs G Dempster

Classroom Assistants:
Mrs R J Johnston NVQIII [Lower Prep]
Mrs H Malseed BSc [Lower Prep]
Mrs R M A Moroney NVQIII [Lower Prep] 
Ms J Connolly [Lower Prep]
Miss E Dennison [Upper Prep]
Ms L V O'Connor [Upper Prep] (M-Th)
Mrs B Gilmore [Upper Prep] (Fr)

Mr R Campbell

Catering Assistant Supervisor (Dromkeen):
Mrs D M Berry

After School Club Supervisor:
Mrs R M A Moroney NVQIII

(Acting) After School Club Deputy Supervisor:
Miss E Dennison

After School Club Assistant Supervisors:
Mrs D M Berry
Miss N Barbour 

School Crossing Patrolperson

Ms A McMinn

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Sullivan Upper School
Belfast Road
BT18 9EP