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Tyne Coast Academy Trust Tyne Coast Academy Trust


Central Team

Dr L Whiterod CBE   -   CEO

Mr M McCarthy   -   Deputy CEO 

Mrs J Cuthbertson   -   Chief Finance Officer

Mrs K Ritchie   -   Head of Finance 

Mr D Jobson   -   Finance Business Partner

Mr N Longstaff   -   Director of Governance

Miss C Collier - Governance Support 

Mrs M Dobrianski  -  HR Manager 

Mr M Collier   -   Director of Curriculum & Quality

Miss C Pinkney   -   Contracts and Procurement Manager

Mrs M Hunter   -   Senior Finance Officer

Mrs P Rowland   -   Finance Officer



Senior Academy Staff


Ridgeway Primary Academy

Mr M McCarthy Deputy CEO 

Mr A Golden - Head of School

Miss M Baker - Deputy Headteacher

Mr A Storey - Assistant Headteacher

Walker Riverside Academy

Mr M Collier - Headteacher 

Mrs J Carr - Deputy Headteacher

Mr P Robson  - Assistant Headteacher 

Mrs K Brayson - Assistant Headteacher 

Miss L Carmichael  - Assistant Headteacher 

Mr C Appleby - Assistant Headteacher 

North East Futures UTC

Mr D Sydes - Principal

Mr L Clark - Assistant Principal 

Mrs K Nixon - Assistant Principal 

Mrs J Harrison - Assistant Principal 

Monkwearmouth Academy

Mr M Grummett - Head Teacher

Mrs V Cramman - Deputy Head Teacher

Mr M Carling  - Assistant Head Teacher

Redby Academy

Mrs M Wight - Head Teacher

Mrs J Carroll - Deputy Head Teacher

Ponteland Community Primary School

Dr C Pryer - Head Teacher

Mrs J Cafferty - Deputy Head Teacher




Miss S Hayden - Ridgeway Primary Academy 

Mrs L Hart - Walker Riverside Academy 

Mr L Clark - North East Futures UTC 

Mr P Vipond - Monkwearmouth Academy

Mrs R Simpson - Redby Academy

Mrs E Blackburn - Ponteland Community Primary School


Designated Safeguarding Leads

Mr A Golden - Ridgeway Primary Academy 

Mr P Robson - Walker Riverside Academy 

Mr J Pattison - North East Futures UTC 

Mr M Grummett - Monkwearmouth Academy

Mrs M Wight - Redby Academy

Dr C Pryer -  Ponteland Community Primary School 


Contact Us

Tel: 0191 4273786


Tyne Coast Academy Trust
St George's Avenue, South Shields, NE34 6ET

Tyne Coast Academy Trust is a company registered in England and Wales.

Company registration no. 08313162, Registered offices Tyne Coast College
St. Georges Avenue, South Shields, Tyne And Wear, England, NE34 6ET

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