Working with primary and secondary schools in the Allerdale and Copeland areas


Please find below a list of the current staff members working at the West Cumbria Learning Centre

Name Role
Leadership Team  
Helen Johnson Headteacher
Mark Stewart Deputy Headteacher
Kerry Cox Business Development Leader
Jane Dixon Assistant Head
Jo McGlasson Centre Manager
Sue Allen Head of Foundation Subjects & Specialist Teacher – Art / Graphics / Hospitality & Catering (PRU)
Jo Cavanagh Head of Core Subjects & Specialist Teacher - Maths (PRU)
Pastoral Team  
Sue Carruthers SEMH Co-ordinator
Andrea Arnett School Counsellor
Carol Morgan Student Welfare Officer
Jenna Scott Student Welfare Officer
David Straughton Behaviour Supervisor
Sammie Behan Behvaiour Support
Jac Wolfsbane-Bani Positive Time-out Co-ordinator
Sheena Varty Positive Time-out Support
Pupil Referral Unit   
Kate Hodgson Specialist Teacher - English
Stella Johnston Specialist Teacher – KS2
Gemma Carter Specialist Teacher – Science
Anna Dove Specialist Teacher - Humanities
Kelly Burns Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Tracy Cunningham Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Hellen Lithgow Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Elaine Maughan Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Michelle Tyson Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Callum Aitken Senior Teaching Assistant
Joanne Gartland Business Support
Pam Todd Business Support
Elaine Ismay Mid-day Supervisor
Lisa Bowden Catering
Carol Scowcroft Site
Wendy Worthington Site
Hospital & Home Tuition Service  
Polly Langstaff Specialist Teacher
Sarah Pinney Specialist Teacher
Anne Watson Specialist Teacher
Sarah Donnelly Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Alternative Provision / SEMH Provision  
Itxaso Baroja Specialist Teacher - Maths
Jennifer Flanagan Specialist Teacher - English
David Gallagher Specialist Teacher - Outdoor Learning / PE
Rachel Landsborough Specialist Teacher - Hospitality & Catering
Timothy Pitchford Specialist Teacher - Construction
Hayley Straughton Specialist Teacher - Art & Design / Hair & Beauty
Emma Bromley Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Karl Fillingham Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Alex Young Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Linda Burr Senior Teaching Assistant
Tony Ferguson Senior Teaching Assistant
Allison Heskett Senior Teaching Assistant
Craig Kenmare Senior Teaching Assistant
Natasha Tynan Senior Teaching Assistant
Tracy Robinson Business Support
Joanne Park Catering
Victor Stewart Site
Keith Donaldson  Site