Leadership Team


Mrs Blundell - Associate Executive Principal

Carolyn Blundell is an associate executive principal who has responsibility for Outwood Academies Adwick and Danum. She has recently been appointed as a National Leader of Education and led, with Martyn Oliver, Outwood Academy Adwick on its journe...

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Mrs Gaunt - Principal

I have an unshakable belief that children are entitled to outstanding education, irrespective of their background, disability, starting point or postcode. It was this that motivated me to teach after a successful career as a senior manager in indu...

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Mr Evans - Vice Principal

Having studied my degree at Carnegie and later qualifying as a PE teacher from Bedford I started my teaching career in Chesterfield. From there I moved to Edward Sheerien School in Barnsley where I was Head of both the PE and PSHE departments. I b...

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Mr Grant - Vice Principal

Having originally starting my working life in management I took the decision to make a career change and trained as a PE Teacher at High Ridge Sports College. After I completed my training I moved to Foxhills Technology College in 2004. During tho...

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Mrs Godfrey - Vice Principal

After graduating from Hull University I went on to be a senior manager for several years in the telecom industry before deciding on a career in teaching. I trained at Sheffield Hallam University and my teaching career began in 2007 as a Maths tea...

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Mr Limber - Assistant Principal

I am an ex professional footballer. I graduated in 2001 with BSc Hons in physical education and started work at Danum as a PE teacher. I progressed to head of physical education and took on additional responsibility as head of year. I was promote...

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Mrs Flack - Assistant Principal

After graduating from Sheffiled Hallum University with a Mathematics degree I embarked on my teacher training. I started my journey at Maltby Academy and quickly knew that education and supporting young people through school was the only career fo...

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Mrs Laven - Assistant Principal

After travelling the world for a year I decided to start my career in teaching at Swanwick Hall School in Derbyshire as teacher of history. After a couple of years I was promoted to Head of History and Citizenship and I soon realised that I loved ...

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Miss M Clapham - Associate Assistant Principal

Associate Assistant Principal m.clapham@danum.outwood.com

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Mr P Gidney - Associate Assistant Principal

Associate Assistant Principal p.gidney@danum.outwood.com

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Ms D Calver - Associate Assistant Principal

Associate Assistant Principal d.calver@danum.outwood.com

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