The Diocesan Education Service Team
RE and Catholic Life
Deputy Director: RE and Catholic Life - Ms Angela Whelan
Responsible for: Responsible for: strategic management of provision, monitoring, evaluation and development of religious education and Catholic life of schools; strategic management for the on-going training of RE teachers and related aspects of leadership of Catholic life in schools.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Extension Code: 106
Secondary RE Adviser - Mr Dan Vince
Responsible for: guidance and advice for curriculum RE and Catholic life of schools, training for RE teachers, development of curriculum framework for RE in secondary schools, development of chaplaincy provision in secondary schools.
E-mail: email@example.com Extension Code: 106
School Improvement and Leadership
Deputy Director: School Improvement and Leadership - Mrs Yvonne Brennan
Responsible for: strategic monitoring and evaluation of Catholic education across both primary and secondary sector, leadership and management training and development of senior leaders, liason with teaching schools and national leaders of education, and brokering school to school support.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Extension Code: 112
Senior Adviser for School Improvement - Mrs Justine Lomas
Responsible for supporting headteachers in school improvement.
E-mail: email@example.com Extension Code 111
School Organisation and Effectiveness
Deputy Director: School Organisation and Effectiveness - Mr John Dwyer
Responsible for school organisation including academies: strategic management of governance, leadership and management matters, liason with DFE and CES, strategic management of diocesan policy for academies.
Responsibility for school effectiveness which includes strategic monitoring of school data.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Extension Code: 102
Finance and Buildings
Office Secretary - Miss Samantha Shepherd
Responsible for: operational support to deputy directors, general office duties, administrative support of leadership appointments.
E-mail: email@example.com Extension Code: 100
Administrator - Ms Charlotte Kirby
Responsible for: administrative support for admissions and governance, general office duties.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Extension Code: (on Mondays Tuesdays and Wednesdays)123 on Thursdays and Fridays 101
Director of Education - Mr Adam Hardy
Responsible for: strategic and operational responsibility for the DES; overall responsibility for RE and Catholic Life, school Improvement and leadership, school organisation and effectiveness and capital projects and place planning; overall responsibility for ensuring that the DES follows its mission and achieves its aims.
Director of the Diocesan Education Service - Rev. Jonathan Veasey
Responsible for: oversight of the DES, overall accountability for the Director of Education and the work of the DES, DES representative on the board of trustees and national organisations relating to Catholic education, overall responsibility for the recruitment of members to the DES leadership team.