Our Community - Our Future

Senior Leadership

Mr J Barker

Head Teacher

Joe joined Marple Hall School in 2009 having first worked at a school in West Yorkshire. As headteacher his role is to ensure that the school delivers a great education to all students, and that all members of staff are well supported and empowered. Read More

Miss R Davies

Deputy Head Teacher, Head of Standards

Rhian began working at Marple Hall School in 2004, initially as a teacher of maths. As one of the Deputy Headteachers, her role is to support the Headteacher with key leadership and management matters. Rhian’s work is mainly focused on the development, implementation and quality assurance of the curriculum. Read More

Mrs C Gregory

Deputy Head Teacher, Head of Character and Culture

Claire joined MHS in 2002 from a school in Cheshire. She has contributed to our school through various roles such as Head of Transition, Head of Year and Assistant Headteacher before becoming Deputy Headteacher. Her main role is the day to day leadership and management of the school community. Read More

Mr C Sharp

Deputy Head Teacher,Head of Provision

Colin has been Deputy Headteacher at Marple Hall School since 2012. He is now Head of Provision, a role which involves two overarching responsibilities: the quality assurance of teaching and learning across the school and the day to day leadership and management of all staff. Read More

Mrs B Cook

Director of Pastoral at Key Stage 3 and Senior Mental Health Lead

Bryony joined Marple Hall School in 2014 from the Pendlebury Centre, an outstanding Pupil Referral Unit in Stockport. She has had many roles in school, starting as Behaviour and Emotional Support in the Flexible Learning Area, the first non-teaching Head of Year and the first non-teaching Assistant Headteacher. Read More

Mr A Fitzgerald

Assistant Head Teacher

Tony joined Marple Hall in 2003. Initially joining as Head of Design and Technology, he became a member of SLT over ten years ago and now leads on Initial Teacher Training and the provision for Early Career Teachers. Read More

Mr L Graves

Assistant Head Teacher i/c English

Laurence joined Marple Hall School in 1997, having first worked at another Stockport school.  As an Assistant Headteacher in charge of the English Faculty, his role is to ensure that a cohesive and innovative English curriculum with clear and challenging learning intentions is in place across all five year groups.  Read More

Ms K Hall

Assistant Head Teacher i/c Maths

Katie joined Marple Hall School in 2011 having first worked at a school in West Yorkshire. As an Assistant Headteacher Katie is currently responsible for the pastoral leadership of the class of 2025 and 2026…Read More

Mrs L Lawton

Senior Assistant Headteacher

Lyn has worked at Marple Hall for over twenty years. In her role as Senior Assistant Headteacher she champions Literacy across school and develops professional development opportunities for staff. Read More

Mrs L Bower

Director of Finance and Operations

Lisa joined MHS in January 2022 with over ten years’ experience as a school business manager. Previously she had a career in marketing and advertising, choosing to move to the education sector as it is something that she is passionate about. Read More

Our Community - Our Future
Marple Hall School
Hill Top Drive
Stockport SK6 6LB Headteacher: Mr Joe Barker
Tel: 0161 427 7966
Fax: 0161 426 0931
Email: info@marplehall.stockport.sch.uk
Safeguarding: safeguarding@marplehall.stockport.sch.uk