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Dacorum Education Support Centre

Dacorum Education Support Centre


The Leadership Team (TLT)

Name Role
Sara Lalis Executive Headteacher
Dan Griggs Head of Centre
Clare Winter Deputy Headteacher
Naomi Walker Deputy Headteacher & DSL
Dustin King Assistant Head
Stephen Peach Assistant Headteacher & Business Manager
Kathryn Girdlestone Outreach and Therapeutic Services Lead

The Leadership Extended Team 

Name Role
Alice Neve  Dacorum Primary Behaviour Service Lead 
Adele Helsey KS3 Co-ordinator
Jade Dixon KS4 Co-ordinator & SENDCo
Jill Clark Administration Team Manager/HR Manager/Head's PA

Curriculum Leaders

Name Role
Sara Campbell Arts Co-ordinator/Duke of Edinburgh/Assistant SENDCo
Paul Kench Maths & Numeracy (KS4)
Emily McFadden English & Literacy (KS4)
Julie Wilcox Prince's Trust 

Teaching and Support Staff

Name Role
Nicola Browne DPBS Practitioner
Tamas Csaki DPBS Practitioner 
Sherry Steers DPBS Practitioner
Hannah Messer  KS3 Hub Teacher
Robyn Smith KS3 Practitioner
Shannon Reynolds KS3 Practitioner
Amie Schroeter KS4 Operations Co-ordinator
Karen Rackley Family and Adolescent Practitioner & DDSL
Chris Allgrove KS4 Teacher
Kane Beere KS4 Maths Teacher
Ediz Serman KS4 Teacher
Kelly Vincent KS4 English Teacher
Keeth Bandara KS4 PSD Lead
Munira Docrat KS4 Cookery Tutor
Kate Worden Centre Practitioner
Nadine Savage KS4 Learning Support Assistant
Joe Walker Prince's Trust Tutor & Art Awards Tutor

Outreach Staff

Name Role
Jennifer Bramley Outreach Caseworker
Amanda Bright Senior Outreach Caseworker
Sarah Cheshire Senior Outreach Caseworker
Gillian Davies Outreach Caseworker
Charlie Dawson Outreach Caseworker
Jennie Holloway Outreach Caseworker
Jacqui Lee Senior Outreach Caseworker
Shelley Walsh Outreach Caseworker

Therapeutic Services

Name Role
Clare Deacon Therapeutic Services Co-ordinator and Senior Mental Health Lead
Lisa Allen Counsellor
Suzanne Burrage Counsellor
Kathleen Charlton Counsellor
Carolyn Dunmur Counsellor
Dan Harwood-Stamper Counsellor
Jennie Holloway Counsellor
Anja Josefsberg Counsellor
Leon McCarthy Counsellor
Alison Taylor Counsellor
Alison Wells Counsellor
Tanya West Counsellor

Support Dogs

Name Role
Marley (Border Collie) Support Dog
Hazel (Rhodesian Ridgeback) Support Dog

Admin Staff

Name Role
Bev Barnett Finance Officer
Sharon Batchelor Reception/Admin Assistant – Barncroft
Kelly Coker Reception/Admin Assistant - Tenzing Road
Carole Hammond Exams Officer & Educational Visits Co-ordinator
Natasha Moore Admin Assistant

Site Staff

Name Role
Dylan Ferguson Facilities Manager
Tamas Csaki Site Assistant 
Viv Lucas School Chef
Sue Collins Cleaner
Lynne Duffin Cleaner
Jackie Horan Cleaner