Helen Middleton joined Moor House School in 2001 as an English specialist, before taking on the role of English, Language and Literacy coordinator. In 2012 she was appointed as Assistant Head Teacher and Head of Post 16 for Moor House College in its founding year, establishing this highly successful provision. Upon the retirement of Mrs Dobbie Helen became Principal in April 2015. Helen believes passionately that all young people have the right to learn in a positive and supportive environment to enable them to reach their potential in all aspects of their lives.
Our Teachers, Teaching Assistants and Literacy Tutors know the individual students well. The team includes subject specialists at secondary level and staff have a range of specialist experience and qualifications in relation to language development and dyslexia.
Deputy Head Teacher
Assistant Headteacher- Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
Deputy Head Teacher College
The therapy department consists of a large well-established team including Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, a visiting Psychotherapist and trained Therapy Assistants. The team have a wide range of expertise and experience in the field of language and communication difficulties.
Head of Therapy Services & Admissions
Research Coordinator & SLT
Dr Susan Ebbels
For parents wanting to know more, arrange a visit or apply for a place at Moor House, please contact Sophia or Viv. They will give you excellent advice on how to find out if Moor House is right for your child and the steps to take.
The Residential Care team includes key workers, the health care team and night time support staff. All care staff understand the students’ communication difficulties and key workers link closely with the therapy and teaching teams. Staff organize evening activities and support students with their daily routines and general well-being.
Head of Residential Care
Bursar Doug Munson-Montanez and Office Manager Gill Crawford lead the administrative team. Our friendly administration staff will do all they can to answer your queries. The team support administration of the running of the school, parent workshops, annual reviews, events, uniform, student taxis, trip management, courses for professionals and visits, media enquires and sports hall hire.
Bursar and Business Manager