Staff

Executive Team

Neil Patterson – Principal

Neil Patterson

Neil Patterson took up the position of Principal in March 2013 and worked with the UTC’s partners and governors to develop the curriculum and oversee the construction of the £10m campus. Prior to joining he was Chief Engineer at McLaren Automotive, where he worked for nearly 14 years. At McLaren he played a key part in the company’s transition from a motorsports based engineering company to a full-fledged automotive manufacturer.

Vanessa Stanley – Deputy Principal

VanessaStanley
Vanessa brings a wealth of experience in running schools. After gaining a B.Eng. in Aeronautical Engineering at Imperial College, London followed by a PGCE at Kings College, London, she began her teaching career in Wiltshire where she quickly became Head of Science before moving to Magdalen College, Brackley. Over recent years she has worked at The Hazeley Academy in Milton Keynes where she was instrumental in setting up the new school and achieving a grade of Outstanding from Ofsted within 2 years.

John McAfee – Assistant Principal, Pastoral Head, Head of 6th Form and Designated Senior Person for Safeguarding

Simon Hollies – Assistant Principal – Employability and Teaching & Learning

Neil Hopkins – Business Manager, CFO

Leadership Team                          

Andrea Triggs – Head of Faculty – Engineering & Design
Kate Lewis – Head of Faculty – Global Communications (English, German & Media Studies)
Lynne Gethins – Head of Faculty – Science (Physics, Chemistry)
Mark Jell – Head of Faculty – ICT and Computer Science, Lead for Behaviour Intervention
Julie Muscutt – Head of Faculty – Global Events (Business Studies, Travel & Tourism, Geography, Citizenship, PE)
Jennifer Andrewartha – Head of Curriculum OperationsGeorgie Hart – Head of Key Stage 4
Tim Jenkins – Lead for Academic Intervention

Admininstration and Support

Helen Jones – Careers Leader
Christie Norris – SENCO
Fiona Hall – Deputy Pastoral Manager
Lauren Leeson – Teaching Assistant
Tracey Williams – Teaching Assistant
Charlotte Hopkins – Cover Supervisor
Jack Turner – Apprentice Engineering Technician
Debbie Forster – Science Technician
Nicola Woodhead – PA to Executive Team
Lucy Hughes-Martin – Exams Officer
Nick Jenkins – Site Officer
Innes Macaulay – Site Officer
Becky Midgley – Data Manager
Sonia Ramos-Gardel – Receptionist and Enquiries
Susan Young – Administration and Enquiries

Teaching Staff

Engineering & Design

Head of Faculty
Andrea Triggs

Engineering
Tom Andrewartha
Victoria Archer
Stephen Christie
Robert Cowan
Colin Creasey
Tim Jenkins
Chris Knapman
John McAfee
Peter Reeves
Vanessa Stanley
Paul Thomas
Martin Wincott

Design & Technology
Victoria Archer
Robert Cowan
Andrea Triggs
Martin Wincott

Global Communications

Head of Faculty
Kate Lewis

English
Janet Buck
Rob Hamilton
Kate Lewis
Dr Morna Ramday
Emma Todd

German
Sonja Cook
Luciane Guntner

Media Studies
Emma Todd

Science, Technology and Mathematics

Head of Faculty
Lynne Gethins (Science)
Mark Jell (IT/Comp)
Simon Hollies (Maths)

ICT/Computing
Jennifer Page
Mark Jell

Mathematics
Rebecca Grantham
Tim Jenkins
Rebecca Shepherd
Stephanie Wilkie

Science
Jenny Andrewartha
Tom Andrewartha
Clare Carter
Mark Longford

Global Events

Head of Faculty
Julie Muscutt

Business Studies with Events Management
Jessica Dixon
Julie Muscutt

Citizenship
Sonja Cook
Luciane Guntner

Geography
Caroline Kirk
Simon Hollies
Conrad Smith

PE & Sport
Dominic Fitzhugh
Conrad Smith

PSHCE
Jenny Andrewartha
Jess Dixon
Dom Fitzhugh
Luciane Guntner

Travel & Tourism
Julie Muscutt

Alphabetical List of Staff with Email Addresses

Name Email Address
Andrewartha, Jennifer jenniferandrewartha@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Andrewartha, Tom tomandrewartha@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Archer, Victoria victoriaarcher@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Buck, Janet JanetBuck@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Carter, Clare clarecarter@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Christie, Stephen stephenchristie@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Cook, Sonja SonjaCook@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Cowan, Robert RobertCowan@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Creasey, Colin colincreasey@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Dixon, Jessica jessicadixon@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Fitzhugh, Dominic dominicfitzhugh@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Forster, Debbie debbieforster@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Grantham, Rebecca rebeccagrantham@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Guntner, Luciane LucianeGuntner@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hall, Fiona FionaHall@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hamilton, Rob RobertHamilton@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hart, Georgie georgiehart@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hollies, Simon simonhollies@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hopkins, Charlotte charlottehopkins@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hopkins, Neil neilhopkins@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Hughes-Martin, Lucy LucyHughes-Martin@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Jell, Mark markjell@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Jenkins, Nick nickjenkins@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Jenkins, Tim timjenkins@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Jones, Helen helenjones@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Kirk, Caroline carolinekirk@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Knapman, Chris ChrisKnapman@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Leeson, Lauren laurenleeson@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Lewis, Kate KateLewis@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Longford, Mark MarkLongford@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Macaulay, Innes innesmacaulay@utc-silverstone.co.uk
McAfee, John johnmcafee@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Midgley, Becky beckymidgley@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Muscutt, Julie JulieMuscutt@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Norris, Christie christienorris@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Page, Jennifer JenniferPage@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Patterson, Neil neilpatterson@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Ramday, Morna MornaRamday@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Ramos-Gardel, Sonia SoniaRamos-Gardel@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Reeves, Peter PeterReeves@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Shepherd, Rebecca RebeccaShepherd@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Smith, Conrad conradsmith@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Stanley, Vanessa vanessastanley@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Thomas, Paul PaulThomas@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Todd, Emma EmmaTodd@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Triggs, Andrea AndreaTriggs@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Turner, Jack jackturner@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Wilkie, Stephanie StephanieWilkie@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Williams, Tracey traceywilliams@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Wincott, Martin martinwincott@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Woodhead, Nicola NicolaWoodhead@utc-silverstone.co.uk
Young, Susan susanyoung@utc-silverstone.co.uk