Staff

LIST OF CURRENT STAFF AT DYFFRYN TAF

Headteacher

Mr Julian Kennedy


Deputy Headteacher

  • Mr Alun Owen

Assistant Headteachers

  • Mrs Hayley Chucas

  • Mr Gareth Smith

  • Dr Helen Thomas

Heads of School

  • Mrs Lisa Glyn Thomas – Head of Year 7

  • Mrs Emma Barnard – Head of Year 8

  • Miss Angharad Davies – Head of Year 9

  • Mrs Ayesha Rimmer – Head of Middle School – Years 10 & 11

  • Mr Gareth Smith – Head of Upper School – Years 12 & 13

  • Mrs Leri Lloyd-Philips – Learning Mentor Upper School

Welsh Department

  • Mrs Hayley Chucas – Head of Department

  • Mr Geraint Evans

  • Mrs Lisa Glyn-Thomas

  • Miss Caitlin Davies

  • Miss Caryl Richards

English Department

  • Mr Daniel Filipovic – Head of Department

  • Mrs Maria Holmes

  • Mr Kerr Yule

  • Miss Jennifer Hope

  • Mrs Emily Jenkins

Mathematics Department

  • Mrs Hannah Absalom - Head of Department

  • Mrs Rebecca Hopkins

  • Mrs Caryl Evans

  • Mrs Andrea Picton-Davies

  • Mrs Amanda Spiller

  • Mr Michael Legg

Science Department

  • Dr Mark Smith – Lead in Science/Physics

  • Miss Michelle Baddeley – Assistant Lead in Science/Biology

  • Mr Jonah Meredith - Physics

  • Mr Alan Williams - Physics

  • Mr Owen Pulman-Slater – Chemistry

  • Mr Richard Taylor – Biology

  • Mrs Helen Disney – Biology

Physical Education

  • Mrs Sophie Palmer - Head of Department

  • Miss Judith Roberts

  • Mr Mark Corby

  • Mr Gethin Greves

  • Mr Geraint Evans

History Department

  • Miss Victoria Kucyj - Head of Department

  • Mrs Ayesha Rimmer

  • Mrs Rosie Davies

Geography Department

  • Miss Elizabeth Thomas – Head of Department

  • Miss Joanne McCourt

  • Mr Gareth Smith

Art Department

  • Mrs Rebekah Frost – Head of Department

  • Miss Karen James

Music Department

  • Mrs Lynne Davies – Head of Department

  • Mr Richard James

  • Mrs Emma Wood

Drama Department

  • Mr Martin Wigley

Design & Technology Department

  • Mrs Emma Barnard – Head of Department

  • Mrs Linda Bartlett

  • Miss Hayley Adams

  • Mr Dominic La Trobe

  • Mr Richard James

Religious Education Department

  • Mrs Natalie Giles - Head of Department

  • Miss Celyn Thomas

French Department

  • Mrs Leri Lloyd-Phillips

  • Miss Angharad Davies

  • Mrs Catrin James

Computer Studies / IT Department

  • Mr Neil Roberts – Head of Department

  • Miss Lucy Anthony

Health & Social Care

  • Dr Helen Thomas

  • Mrs Liana Mason

  • Miss Hayley Adams

Cover Assistants

  • Mrs Tanya Croston-Evans

  • Mrs Nina Mammatt

  • Mr Tomos Davies

Additional Learning Needs Department

  • Mrs Liana Mason – ALNCo

Curriculum Assistants

  • Mrs Rhian Phillips

  • Miss Cat Mayes

Teaching Assistants ALN

  • Mrs Tanya James

  • Miss Emma Palmer

  • Mrs Marian Richards

  • Mrs Susan Treacy

  • Mrs Holly Booth

  • Ms Lorna Sharp

  • Mrs Val Watts

  • Mrs Sarah Jones

  • Mrs Alyson Williams

  • Miss Emily Rees

  • Miss Cat Mayes

Technical Staff

  • Mrs Amanda Thorpe – Laboratory Technician

  • Mr Simon Williams – Network Manager

  • Mrs Gill Clarricoats – IT Technician

Administrative Staff

  • Mrs Catrin Cole– Deputy Principal Officer/Headteacher’s PA/Clerk to the Governing Body

  • Mrs Sandra Davies – Finance Manager

  • Mrs Ceri Moremon – Administrative Officer

  • Mrs Hefina Jones – Administrative Assistant/Exams

  • Mrs Ceri Newton – Reprographics Technician

  • Ms Katie Topliss – Receptionist

  • Mrs Mandy Smith – Attendance Clerk

  • Mr Nigel Phillips – Caretaker

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