Staff Profiles

30 June 2020

Meet Claire Fletcher, Teacher of Geography

How did you get into teaching? I was a Sports Leader and mentor to some younger pupils when I was at school and enjoyed helping them, which inspired me to… Read more

23 June 2020

Meet Scott Shaw, Curriculum Director of Science

How did you get into teaching? Whilst completing my Master’s degree in Physics at the University of Sheffield, I engaged in a science outreach programme based in primary schools. Until… Read more

4 June 2020

Meet Jessica Stevenson, Principal

How did you get into teaching? I completed a degree in Theatre Design at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and thought I would pursue a career in… Read more

6 April 2020

Meet Ifatgar Ahmed, Curriculum Director for Computing

We sat down with Ifatgar Ahmed, to talk about his new role as Curriculum Director for Computing at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park. Why did you decide to start teaching… Read more

3 April 2020

Meet Douglas Parr, Teacher for Computing

Why did you decide to teach at a UTC? Someone I know recommended UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park to me, and I saw that it had a STEM focus, which… Read more

13 August 2019

Meet Shaun Whorton, Curriculum Director for Computing

We sat down with Shaun Whorton to talk about his role as Curriculum Director for Computing at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park. So how did you get into teaching? With… Read more

17 January 2019

Meet Owen Davies, Curriculum Director for Maths

We caught up with Owen Davies, new Curriculum Director for Maths at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, who started in September 2018. First up was understanding how Owen ended up… Read more

6 March 2018

Meet Head of Health Sciences and Sport Science at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park: Seana Sleaford

“What makes UTC special is the value that’s placed on vocational learning.” Seana Sleaford leads the Health Science subject area at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park and is passionate about… Read more