Leadership Team


Andrew Wappat

Andrew Wappat is an Executive Principal with Outwood Grange Academies Trust. He is Executive Principal and Principal of Outwood Academy Bydales in Marske-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire and Outwood Academy Redcar. He is a National Leader of Education....

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Julie Slater

Julie Slater is Chief Executive Principal, Secondary for Outwood Grange Academies Trust, and a National Leader of Education. She has a proven track record of leading an ‘Outstanding’ school as Principal at Outwood Grange Academy and has considerab...

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Martyn Oliver

Chief Executive, Outwood Grange Academies Trust. National Leader of Education (NLE) Martyn is an experienced Executive Principal having led a number of the Outwood academies, including Outwood Academy Adwick in Doncaster from Special Measures to ...

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Seana Rice

Vice Principal, SENCO - Deep Support. I started my teaching career in 1996 as an Art teacher at Nunthorpe School. Within a year I became an Assistant Head of Year, and shortly afterwards became Head of Year. In this pastoral role I enjoyed leadin...

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Jo Ferris

Associate Vice Principal - Deep Experience. With a passion for teaching mathematics I began my career in Newcastle & Gateshead rapidly becoming involved in leadership as Head of Sixth Form. During this time, I was involved in the early stages...

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Glynnis Peacock

Assistant Principal - Deep Learning I started at Bydales School in January 2014 as Head of ICT, Business and Computing. My vision for the department is to have exciting, engaging lessons where expectations are extremely high and that students ach...

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Alex House

Business Manager I have been worked at Outwood Academy Bydales since February 2017. I am delighted to be working in education and providing staff and students alike a school that is fully operational and a pleasure to work and be educated in. Pri...

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Katie Gates

Inclusion Manager. I joined Bydales School in 2011, after completing my PGCE in Post-Compulsory Education specialising in Politics & Law. I moved into the role of Behaviour Support Assistant, after starting as a Cover Supervisor. I am very ambiti...

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Sarah Emmett

Associate Assistant Principal, Second in Science. I grew up in Saltburn. I studied, worked and volunteered in the area; I didn’t realise how strong the community spirit was until I moved away and how valuable that is to the development of our you...

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Vikkii Shallow

Associate Assistant Principal, Second in English. One thing I feel passionate about is giving back to the community which helped make me who I am today. At the age of three, I became a member of the Marske community; attending local primary Westg...

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Louise Ozdemir

Associate Executive Assistant to Andrew Wappat I recently joined Outwood Grange Academies Trust in August 2016. I previously worked for a large multi-academy trust in Manchester for almost five years as an HR Officer and PA to the Executive Pri...

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