Balwearie High School

Staff List 2020-2021

Senior Leadership Team

Mr Neil McNeil - Rector
Miss Jennifer MacLaren - Depute Head S1 (Acting)
Mrs Alison Brawley - Depute Head S2
Mr Steven McGuckin - Depute Head S3
Mr Steven Robertson - Depute Head S4
Mr Andrew Booth - Depute Head S5/6
Mr David Trowell - Business Manager
Mr Ken Currie - Depute Head (Seconded)

Art Department

Mr Alastair Harlow (PTC)
Ms Kate McGladdery (PTC)
Mr Chris Foy
Ms Roisin Gilhooly 
Mrs Helouise Maylin
Miss Abbie Neave
Mrs Rachelle Page
Ms Shirley Taylor

Biology Department

Mrs Jennifer Ramsay-Service (PT)
Mrs Fiona Barr
Dr Calum MacLeod
Mrs Kerry McBride 
Miss Claire Moffat
Dr Linsey Rose
Ms Claire Shaw

Business Education Department

Ms Gwyneth Meadows (PTC)
Miss Sarah Boyes
Miss Kirsty Dunion
Mrs Jennifer McGuckin
Miss Simone Purves
Mrs Gina Wilson

Chemistry Department

Mr John Walsh (PTC)
Mrs Jane Henry
Miss Natalie MacKay 
Dr Andrew Ross
Mr David Scott

Computing Department

Ms Gwyneth Meadows (PTC)
Mr John Mason 
Mr Derek Shearer

Design & Technology Department

Mr Giorgio Giove (PTC - Acting)
Mrs Katie Brown
Miss Samantha Carnie
Mr Ken Currie (Depute Head)
Miss Kirsty Dick 
Mrs Miriam Heyes 
Mrs Tracey Mitchell (PTG)
Mr Steven Robertson (Depute Head)
Mr Ryan Southern
Mr Eric Williamson

Drama Department  

Mr Alastair Harlow (PTC)
Ms Kate McGladdery (PTC)
Mr Andrew Booth (Depute Head)
Ms Claire Cameron
Mrs Aimee Watt (PTG)

English Department

Mr Peter Finnigan (PT)
Mrs Andrea Whyte (PT Literacy)
Mr Andrew Burnett
Mr Stephen Chalmers
Ms Fozia Chishti
Mrs Wendy Gray 
Miss Jane Hutchison
Ms Clare Lynch
Ms Karen Rollo
Mrs Kate Sharp
Mrs Janice Williamson
Mr Colin Wylie

Home Economics Department

Mrs Zoe Farmer (PT)
Ms Jodie Cura
Miss Amy Grigor
Miss Amy Martyn
Miss Emma Wylie

Mathematics Department

Mrs Jackie Fleming (PT)
Ms Karen Miller (PT Numeracy)
Mrs Belinda Evans
Mrs Caroline Foy
Mrs Kristina Lloyd
Mrs Yvonne Logan (PTG)
Mr Gavin McLaren
Miss Eleanor Porte
Mr Till Soltesz 
Miss Katarina Svrckova
Mrs Hazel Thomson
Mrs Lorraine Thomson (Career Break)

Modern Languages Department

Mr Richard Leslie (PT)
Mrs Sarah Brown
Mrs Jennifer Fenelon
Miss Carina Lafferty
Mrs Sandra Low (PTG)
Mrs Louise MacMorris

Music Department

Mr Alastair Harlow (PTC)
Ms Kate McGladdery
Miss Linzi Charnley (Acting PTG)
Miss Emma Douglas
Mrs Alison Normand

Instrumental Teachers

Mr Stuart Anderson
Mr Paul Brown
Mr Kenneth Clarke
Mr Angus Cuthbertson
Mrs Karen Denison
Mr Gavin Fraser
Ms Lizzy Furness
Mrs Nicky McLaughlin
Mrs Nicola Morrison
Ms Sarah Muir

Physical Education Department

Mr Chris Barr (PT) 
Mrs Gail Hand
Mr James Hand
Mr Sam Linton
Mr Steven McGuckin (Depute Head)
Mr Keith McKenzie
Mr William Thomson

Physics Department

Mr John Walsh (PTC)
Mrs Alison Brawley (Depute Head)
Miss Rebecca Darlington 
Mr Stuart Holland
Mrs Katrina Kelly

Pupil Support Department

Mrs Zoe Robertson (PT)
Mr Scott Clunie ( PT)
Ms Jennifer Cairney
Miss Deonne Currie (PTG)
Mrs Yvonne Ferguson (PTG)
Miss Jennifer MacLaren (Acting Depute Head)

Relgious & Moral Education Department

Mr John Airlie (PTC)
Mrs Clare Williams

Social Subjects Department

Mr John Airlie (PTC)
Miss Katrina McFarlane (PT)
Mr Phil Clark
Miss Deonne Currie (PTG)
Mr Iain Hannah
Mrs Amy Lax (Career Break)
Mrs Clare Logan (Maternity)
Mrs Karen McLean
Mrs Gill Mearns (PTG)
Mr Joseph O’Donnell
Ms Eilidh Sinclair

Department of Additional Support

Mrs Anne Marie McMorrin (PT)
Mr Gregor MacDonald (PT)
Mrs Patsy Wright-Davies (PT)
Mrs Lindia Aitken
Mrs Gabrielle Doig
Mrs Gail Doig
Mrs Anna Ferguson
Mrs Lynn Haldane
Mrs Dorothy Knight
Mrs Marian Laing
Ms Rebecca Wilkie

Admin & Clerical Staff

Mrs Ros Scott ( Admin Co-ordinator)
Mrs Heather Baillie (Clerical Officer)
Mrs Tracy Baxter  (Clerical Assistant)
Ms Alison Carruthers (Clerical Officer)
Miss Sharon Cunningham (Clerical Officer)
Mrs Louise Gilroy (Clerical Assistant)
Mrs Deivija McLeod (Clerical Assistant)
Mrs Sharon Thomson (Clerical Officer)

Pupil Support Assistants (Main School)

Mrs Tracy Anderson
Ms Carolyn Bryan
Mr Matthew Greig
Mrs Mags Halliday
Mrs Amber Izatt
Mrs Jackie Killin
Mrs Dawn MacGregor
Mrs Katrina McLeod
Ms Bee Parkinson-Cameron
Mrs Kirsteen Wright

Pupil Support Assistants (DAS)

Mrs Linda Anderson
Mrs Lesley Brand
Mrs Lynn Burns
Mrs Eileen Close
Mrs Kim Copp
Mrs Jacqueline Cruden
Mrs Mandy Ellis
Mrs Sona Gauld
Miss Amanda Gear
Mrs Jane Gear
Mr Tom Hunter
Mrs June McNab
Mrs Susan Mayhew
Mrs Martha Mill
Mrs Carolann Paterson
Mrs Gail Preston
Mrs Michelle Reid
Mrs Elaine Webster

Classroom Support Assistant

Mrs Pauline Barrowman

Information Centre

Mrs Wendy O’Donnell (Librarian)

Support Services Co-ordinator

Mrs Margaret Johnstone

Pupil Support Officer

Mr Alan McLeod

Technicians

Mr Gordon Mathieson (Senior)
Mr Edward Doig
Mr Brian Murphy
Mr Ross Paterson

Janitors

Mr Paul Steel (Senior)
Mr Raymond Chapman
Mr Andrew Harley
Mr Duncan Payne

Trade Unions & Professional Association Representatives

Mrs Lindia Aitken (EIS)
Mr Derek Shearer (EIS)
Mr Pete Finnigan (NASUWT)
Mr John Mason (SSTA) 
Mrs Jackie Cruden (UNISON)