Design & Technology

Teaching Staff

  • Mr C Jackson – (Head of Faculty)
  • Mrs C Clarke – (Head of Food Technology)
  • Mrs J Beswick – (Teacher of Food Technology)
  • Mr R Coull – (Teacher of Design Technology)
  • Mrs M Hodgkinson – (Teacher of Food Technology)
  • Mr S Farrington – (Teacher of Building and Construction)
  • Mr J Worrall – (Teacher of Design Technology)

Technicians and Support Staff

  • Mr P Hankinson – (Design and Technology Technician)
  • Mrs J Rimmer – (Food Technology Technician)


  • GCSE Systems Control
  • GCSE Product Design
  • GCSE Textiles
  • GCSE Catering

Vocational courses are offered in the following subjects:-

  • Construction (BTEC)


A qualification in any of the GCSE subjects can lead to ‘A’ level, AS or NVQ levels 1 & 2 courses in design, graphics, product design, mechanical and / or electrical engineering, fashion and interior design, food/catering and hospitality, child care and nursery nursing courses, as well as a route into industry and construction with the building courses.