Assistant Principal BTEC and T Levels
Paula joined CTK St Mary’s in 2012 as a Coordinator of Health and Social Care. Since then she has been promoted to Head of Hall and an Enhanced Curriculum Leader for Psychology, Media & Health & Social Care as well as a BTEC Quality Nominee. Paula successfully completed her leadership programme, where she carried out research into embedding numeracy into Health & Social Care and in 2019 gained an MA in Leadership, after receiving a staff bursary. Paula was recently promoted to Assistant Principal (BTEC and T Levels ) at CTK Emmanuel.
Paula says …
“I really enjoy working at CTK, the progression opportunities are outstanding and my career has gone from strength to strength. There is a real community sense and everyone is so friendly and warm. Having three sixth forms as part of one family, there are tremendous opportunities for collaboration and sharing good practice. After working at CTK St Mary’s for 7 years, I’m excited to be starting my new role at CTK Emmanuel”.
Trevor AQUINAS Progressed to: University of Lancaster Course: A Level Business, ICT and English Language and Literature
“My tutors at CTK were fundamental in my academic success. They were always approachable and willing to go the extra mile. I enjoyed taking part in extracurricular activities, including leading the sixth form band and being Director of the Business Enterprise Group, Student Governor and Student Head of Hall. ”
Bradley AQUINAS Progressed to: University of Nottingham Course: A Levels Maths A*, Physics A* and Chemistry A*
“At Christ the King I discovered I was resilient. My teachers really pushed me to be my best, I am in their debt, thank you for believing in me.”
Rose AQUINAS Progressed to: The University of Warwick Course: A Level History A, Politics A, Sociology A*
“CTK was a great environment for me to learn in. I’ve really enjoyed the teaching – all my teachers have been encouraging and supportive. They put in the extra time to help with workshops and revision to ensure we did well.”
Owen AQUINAS Progressed to: Royal Holloway University Course: A Level Maths A, Psychology B and Biology A
“I would recommend coming to CTK as the level of support offered by the subject teachers is exceptionally good. The best thing about CTK is being part of the friendliest group of students I've ever met. I'm applying to Oxford to study Psychology. ”
Esosa AQUINAS Progressed to: De Montfort University Course: A Level Biology, Chemistry and Maths
“My form tutor at CTK was exceptionally supportive every day. I value the freedom and independence of controlling my own learning, staying motivated whilst also having fun. The and people and sense of community provide a great environment. I have enjoyed extra opportunities such as joining summer schools and widening participation programs and becoming a student governor. I received lots of help from the careers guidance counsellor to help me realise what I want to do after sixth form. ”