Mr A Taylor, Assistant Headteacher, joined from Brownhills School in 2015 from his previous post as Head of 6th form and member of the Senior Leadership Team. His responsibilities include being in charge of Behaviour, Rewards, Duke of Edinburgh, Head of the Purple Directorate (PE, Drama and Music), Director of Community provision and a Designated Safeguarding Lead. From 2015-2016 he was also Head of Physical Education.
Andy believes that all pupils have the ability to be ready, respectful and safe which the Academy’s three new rules. After becoming a Level 3 instructor in Behaviour Management in the Summer of 2017, he is strongly focused on achieving the schools aim of pupils consistently demonstrating ‘outstanding behaviour’. This will be achieved through all staff at the school being calm and consistent in their approaches, role modelling behaviours expected of students, recognising pupils for their effort and building positive relationships.