Welcome to the Vocational Department
The Vocational Department consists of six subjects; Business Studies, Computing, Design & Technology, Engineering, iMedia, and Hospitality & Catering.
Design and Technology, Engineering, and Hospitality & Catering are inspiring, rigorous and practical subjects which prepare all young people to live and work in the designed and made world. These subjects provide opportunities for students to develop their capabilities, combining their designing and making skills with knowledge and understanding in order to create quality products.
With Business Studies, Computing, iMedia we endeavour to give students an in-depth understanding of how business and computer technology works. Offering real-world insights into what goes on behind the scenes.
Meet the Vocational Department
The department team consists of 12 members of staff. These are:
|Miss J Edwards||Head of Department, Teacher of Hospitality & Catering/Business Studies|
|Miss N Hussain||Head of Year 8, Teacher of Design and Technology and BTEC Engineering|
|Mrs T Larkin||Teacher of Design and Technology|
|Mrs A Khan||Teacher of Design and Technology|
|Mr M Freedman||Teacher of Computing and Business Studies|
|Mr S Oliver||Teacher of Computing|
|Mr S Singh||Teacher of Computing|
|Mrs G Robinson||Teacher of Engineering|
|Ms S Hudson||Teaching Assistant|
|Mr D Heaton||Teaching Assistant|
|Mr G Wallsworth||Design and Technology Technician|
|Ms S Menendez||Design and Technology Technician|
The aims of the Vocational Department are: