Meet the Team

A dedicated team of staff with specialist knowledge will help guide your journey through A Level studies and into university or employment thereafter. Whether you are still considering courses to take at A Level or looking for something to improve your CV, Sharnbrook has specialist staff who are there to help you.

 Lisa Rattu

                        

Lisa Rattu
Operational Director of Sixth Form Studies
Teacher of PE and media
My role is to oversee the day-to-day running of all aspects of the sixth form, which I would not be able to do without my wonderful team of teaching and non-teaching colleagues. I am also specifically linked to Colworth and Ouse houses.  

 Sarah Brooks

Sarah Brooks
Associate Principal/Sixth Form
Teacher of chemistry
One of my areas of responsibility is to have general oversight of sixth form matters, working closely with Lisa Rattu and her excellent team.

 Alison Gill

Alison Gill
Assistant Director of Sixth Form
Teacher of law
I am the linked team member for Loring and Parentines houses. In addition to this, my role is to help in preparing students across the sixth form for their future, to work with them on employability skills, applications for work and UCAS including early entry students. I am also the sixth form liaison for students with specific individual needs which includes medical issues.  

 Andy Cakebread

Andy Cakebread
Assistant Director of Sixth Form
Teacher of history
My role is specifically the year 11 into 12 transition and induction process, ensuring that students make an informed choice of post 16 study according to their career and higher education aspirations. My other responsibilities are student welfare and coordinating enrichment opportunities, developing student voice and overseeing the production of the sixth form newsletter.  I am also attached as the sixth form link to Grange and Templar houses to oversee achievement. 

 Michelle Withers

Michelle Withers
Sixth Form Attached Lead
Head of business education
My role is to work with the Sixth Form directors to support all aspects of Sixth Form life.

 Lisa Ryder

Lisa Ryder
Sixth Form Centre Manager
My main role is to oversee the administrative systems within the Sixth Form with my main focus being on the UCAS process – from advising students on courses and universities to managing their applications and references.  My other responsibilities are supervising the admissions process, supporting the Operational Director of Sixth Form and working together with the Sixth Form Admin Team. 

 Divindra Bains

Divindra Bains
Assistant Sixth Form Centre Manager
My main role is to assist and deputise for the Sixth Form Centre manager – from full administration of the YR11 into YR12 process, student voice,  management of shadow days for prospective students and parent consultations.  My other responsibilities include managing 6th form student data, managing the study centre and working with the Sixth Form Admin Team.

 Debra Holland

Debra Holland
Sixth Form Co-ordinator
My main responsibility is for student welfare which involves offering the Listening Ear service. I also co-ordinate the enrichment programme,  work on the sixth form website and newsletters and organise bursaries, car permits and home study agreements.  I work as part of the team in the Year 11 into 12 process as well as the higher education events. 

 Nicki Young

Nicola Young
Sixth Form Attendance Officer
My responsibility is for the daily recording, monitoring and reporting of all Sixth Form student attendance.