Creative Design Team

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Creative Design Team

MR J ALLEN

Mr Allen is a full-time technician. He has a BA Hons in Studio Ceramics from Falmouth University, specializing in sculpture and throwing. He has taught ceramics and mosaics in the adult education sector: specialising in teaching disadvantaged and special needs young adults. Before joining us he worked as a Science & Art technician in a large college. Mr Allen also supports students to access the curriculum.

jallen@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk

MISS N CLEVELAND

Miss Cleveland holds a 3D Design BA from Plymouth University. Specialising in furniture and textiles. She has been an integral part of the team for the last seven years, offering technical support, specialising in Food technology. She is also highly skilled at helping students to access the curriculum.

ncleveland@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk

MR P FOX WILLIAMS

Mr Fox is our vastly experienced Head of the Art Department. He has taught Art and Textiles for 25 years, in a number of schools. He holds a BA and an MA in Art and Design, and has a special interest in printmaking and tailoring.

pfox@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk

MR J WEST

Mr West joined us two years ago to teach Resistant Materials. He holds a MA in D&T Education. His expertise and energy resulted in the modernisation of the RM workshop. In addition to his rich teaching background his experience in the construction industry is highly beneficial to our students. Mr West’s creativity and expertise has enabled our students to produce a very wide range of products.

jwest@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk

MRS G DEMI RASHIDI

Mrs Daemi-Rashidi is Head of Faculty. She has a BA in Jewellery Design, and worked in the Jewellery industry in London and New York before entering education. She has taught a wide range of D&T disciplines for 20 years, specialising in Graphic Design for the last 10 years at St Ives. In her previous school she taught ‘A’ Level Product Design.

grashidi@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk

MISS K GOLDSWORTHY

Miss Goldsworthy has recently joined us as our Food Technology teacher. She has a BA in Fashion Design and studied in Plymouth before entering education, teaching Design and Technology. She is now running the new GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition course which focuses on the technical skills which gives the students the opportunity to enter the catering industry. Alongside Food Technology, she is also teaching product design to KS3.

kgoldsworthy@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk

MRS J TROTMAN

Mrs Trotman is our longest serving member of staff, who has supported a huge number of St Ives’ Students in their learning. Recently she has specialised in assisting students in Food technology, as well holding a technician position, where her unlimited energy and determination are well employed.

jtrotman@st-ives.cornwall.sch.uk