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  
Andrea Arnett School Counsellor
Jackie Wren Therapeutic Support Worker
Carol Morgan Student Welfare Officer
Jenna Scott Student Welfare Officer
David Straughton Behaviour Supervisor
Janette Fearon Behaviour Support
Jac Wolfsbane-Bani Positive Time-out Co-ordinator
Natasha Tynan Positive Time-out Support
Sheena Varty Positive Time-out Support
Sue Carruthers SEMH Co-ordinator 
Pupil Referral Unit   
Stella Johnston Specialist Teacher – KS2
Kate Hodgson Specialist Teacher - English
Jonathan Logan Specialist Teacher – Science
Hellen Lithgow Specialist Teacher - Outdoor Learning
Kelly Burns Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Tracy Cunningham Higher Level Teaching Assistant
  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
Katy Percival 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  
Martin Pickavance Specialist Teacher - Maths
Jennifer Flanagan Specialist Teacher - English
David Gallagher Specialist Teacher - Outdoor Learning 
Jennifer Flanagan Specialist Teacher - Hospitality & Catering
Timothy Pitchford Specialist Teacher - Construction / Outdoor Learning
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
Tracy Robinson Business Support
Joanne Park Catering
Victor Stewart Site