Expressive Arts

Our Expressive Art Departments

Art & Photography

Drawing, painting, printing, sculpting,Photoshop and studio photography


Design Technology & Textiles, offering specialist workshops, CAD Design and 3D printing


Pianos, keyboards, drum kits, guitars & much more.


Perfomance ,theatre skills, lighting and direction , extracurricular workshops and theatre visits.

Head of Faculty: Ms Jane Shilvock

The Expressive Arts faculty:

Jane Shilvock – Head of Expressive Arts Faculty, School Jack Petchey Co-ordinator

Charlotte Lipparelli – Head of Design /Second in Faculty 

Emily Hilliker  – Head of Performing Arts ( Drama and Music)

Alex Williams  – Head of Art 

Michelle Harper – Music Teacher and Progress Lead 

Ellie Dodwell – Art & Textiles teacher (Faculty SEND coordinator – Bury Campus (Maternity))

Nadia Zuberi – Art & Textiles Teacher, Secondary & Primary. (AG&T coordinator Art/Design) (Maternity)

Alexander Pierides -Design Teacher (Numeracy Co-ordinator)  

Nadia Chambi- Design Teacher & Deputy Head Teacher)

Amanda Chandler -Textiles & D&T Teacher – (Faculty Literacy lead)

Aisha Meade – Music Teacher

Peter Maxwell – Art Teacher (Faculty SEND coordinator)

Claudia Barrell – Art Teacher