Staff List

PolyMAT Executive Team 

CEO Tim Plumb
Chief Operations Officer Alexa Rendell                   
Trust Leadership Advisor Byron Parker
Chief Finance Officer Amanda Peters
Director of Innovation Mark Guest 
Business Manager Justine Redsell


Woolwich Polytechnic School Staff List

Head of School Tom Lawrence                                                          
Deputy Head Teacher Kim Scott
Deputy Head Teacher / Head of Pastoral Care Jo Lumbis
Assistant Head Teacher/ Head of Inclusion/SENCO Val Smith
Assistant Head Teacher / Director of Learning Steve Hodges
Assistant Head Teacher Lisa Kalicharan
Assistant Head Teacher Selena Gurney
Assistant Head Teacher Michael McGuinness
Associate SLT/Director of Maths Kabu Charway
Associate SLT / Deputy Safeguarding Lead Desiree Kouame
Associate SLT Jason Warner
Associate SLT Carmen Jimenez Miranda
Acting Director of Sixth Form Hannah Elliott
Examination Officer Jane Woods
Head of Finances Kit-Lai Grandison
Finance Officers Liz Highfield, Anna Hoang and Ernesta Venckute
HR Manager Ann Cherry
Pastoral Administrator Jenny Gayle
Receptionist Debbie Hawgood
Clerk to the Governing Body Julie Scott


Tel: 020 8310 7000 Email:
Registered Office: Hutchins Road, London, SE28 8AT
Woolwich Polytechnic School is operated by POLYMAT which is a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales. Reg no. 9078530