William Hulme's Grammar School is proud to promote a safe environment for our students, visitors, staff and our community members.

Core Team

Mr B A Howarth
Designated Safeguarding Lead (Vice Principal)
Miss J Moran
Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead (Director of Safeguarding)
Mrs K M Heaton
Mrs L S Dalton
Primary Phase Headteacher
Mr K Khalique
Vice Principal
Mrs L S Likissa
Director of Pastoral Care (Safeguarding / Attendance)
Mrs C M Krondiras
Director of Health & Safety
Miss J E Childs
Early Help Coordinator and Counselling Lead
Mrs N D Hales
SEND Safeguarding Lead
Miss E Domican
Learning & Attendance Mentor
Miss L Wilcox
Learning & Attendance Mentor
Safeguarding Concerns

If you have a concern about a young person, please contact the school on 0161 226 2054 or email:

You can also contact the following Children's Services:

  • Manchester: 0161 234 5001
  • Trafford: 0161 912 5125
Allegations Against Staff

If you suspect or become aware of an allegation of child abuse made against a member of school staff or a volunteer, contact the Designated Safeguarding Lead or the Principal directly or, in the Principal’s absence, United Learning Safeguarding Lead and the Chair of the LGB. The school will not undertake its own investigations of allegations without prior consultation with the LADO (see below). 

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

If you're concerned that a professional or carer has harmed a child, contact Manchester Council, on:

Pastoral Support

In Years 7 to 11, the Pastoral Teams are led and managed by the Vice Principal, Mr Khalique and the Assistant Principals; Mr Green, Mr Kathrada and Mr Mundell, supported by the Directors of Pastoral Care; Miss Sewell and Mr Hughes. 

Assistant Principal (KS3) - Mr R J Green

Mr A K Lemord - Head of Year 7
Miss N Hales - Assistant Head of Year 7
Mr S R Coulston - Assistant Head of Year 7

Assistant Principal (KS3 Year 8 and 9) - Mr M Kathrada

Miss O C Sewell - Director of Pastoral Care / Head of Year 8

Mr Q Zaman - Assistant Head of Year 8
Mr S A Nero - Assistant Head of Year 8

Miss M S Bretherton - Head of Year 9
Mr C G Fewtrell - Assistant Head of Year 9
Mr A N Choudhury - Assistant Head of Year 9

Assistant Principal (KS4) - Mr A Mundell

Mr R Lindley - Head of Year 10
Mrs K H Qureshi - Assistant Head of Year 10
Miss T P Ali - Assistant Head of Year 10

Director of Pastoral Care for Year 11 - Mr M R Hughes

Mr B Winster - Head of Year 11
Miss S R Bhaimohmed - Assistant Head of Year 11
Mrs S J Stapleton - Assistant Head of Year 11

Vice Principal and Designating Safeguarding Lead (DSL) - Mr B A Howarth

Head of Sixth Form - Miss E J Kaufman

Deputy Head of Sixth Form - Miss J F Smith

Head of Year 12 - Mr L J Steinman

Head of Year 13 - Mrs S L Hilton

Wider Pastoral Team - Safeguarding and Attendance Support

The Director of Safeguarding (Ms J Moran), the Attendance Officer (Mr A Hughes) and Attendance Mentor (Ms D Edwards) support the work of the Pastoral Team by ensuring students are kept safe and attend school, working closely with the Directors of Pastoral Care and Heads of Year.

Wider Pastoral Team - Student Support (Impact Centre)

The Impact Centre Manager (Ms S Bhaimohmed) and a team of four Learning Mentors provide bespoke programmes to support the academic, pastoral and welfare needs of students. The Centre offers short and long-term placements on-site to help students remove barriers to learning.

External Partners

The work of the Pastoral Team is further supported by the Careers Advisor, Ms Pollen, providing one-to-one and small groups information, advice and guidance on post-16 pathways.

Special  Educational Needs (SEN) Team 

Information on SEN and Inclusion


Mrs J Andrews
Chair of Governors
Mr K Platts
Nominated Safeguarding and Online Safety Governor

The Chair of Governors and the Nominated Safeguarding Governor can be contacted via the Principal’s PA (Mrs J Carter, email:

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