Mrs McQueen started teaching in 1998 teaching English and then Media Studies. She joined the SLT team as Assistant Principal in 2015 and has led on both Deep Learning and Deep Experience.
As Vice Principal, Mrs McQueen currently has responsibility for Deep Learning. This encompasses leading on all aspects of whole school teaching and learning and the staff's professional development.
This role is creating the opportunity for the team to have an impact on whole school teaching and learning accelerating the Academy on its journey towards excellence. Mrs McQueen's philosophy as a leader is very much a supportive one, be it of students on their journey through school life or of colleagues in to becoming the best they can be in the classroom, to further improve outcomes for our young people.