About Us

Meet the team


"The staff are supportive and help us achieve things we didn’t realise we could do." Student

Macmillan Academy employs a team of qualified and experienced members of staff to deliver its Outdoor Learning provision. The staff team have a wide range of experience and bring a wealth of knowledge and opportunities to the academy.

Meet the team

Our Mission

Mr C.Bede – DofE Manager

  • Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Leader, Supervisor and Assessor
  • Summer ML

Our Mission

Mrs S Roberts- DofE Manager

  • Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Leader, Supervisor and Assessor
  • Summer ML
  • Single Pitch Award
  • Climbing Wall Award
  • Archery Instructor
  • APIOL
  • Trail Cycle Leader

Our Mission

Mr N Stott, Maths and Outdoor Learning

Our beliefs

Mrs S. Creasey - History & Outdoor Learning

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Mr M Soochit - ICT and Outdoor Learning

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Mr J Day - Science and Outdoor Learning

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Miss H Wood - Geography and Outdoor Learning

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Mr L Tucker - Science and Outdoor Learning

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Miss A Nicol - DT and Outdoor Learning

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Mr J McVeigh - DT and Outdoor Learning

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Mr T Morris - Maths and Outdoor Learning

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Mr L Richardson, PE and Outdoor Learning

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Miss C Dalby, Outdoor Learning

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Miss R Adamson, Science and Outdoor Learning

Staff involvement

Our core staff come from the outdoor learning sector, bringing the technical skills and qualifications to lead our students in the outdoors. They are outdoor leaders, who know how to balance the skills of teaching, facilitation & coaching to maximise the learning opportunities for our students. There is an extended team of qualified staff who support the programme.

Providers

Outward Bound

Outward Bound

Student have the opportunity to participate in a variety of residential programmes with the Outward Bound Trust at a number of their centres across the country. It is a programme consisting of challenge and adventure with activities ranging from jumping into the lake to climbing the Lakeland fells.

Our beliefs

Saltburn Surf School

Students have the opportunity to learn surfing with Saltburn Surf School. They provide excellent equipment and professional instruction that ensures our students are safe. Students love this and always make great progress. (link?)

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PGL Ski

PGL Ski are our preferred supplier for Ski Visits to Austria. The next visit is in 2018!