Jeannie Crook - Assistant Principal: DSO, Director of Care Support and Guidance and SENCO
Jeannie is an experienced leader within schools and in her previous career in the Royal Navy. Jeannie has had in excess of 15 years leading Computing and Business faculties in Schools, College and University.
Jeannie studied at Chichester and Portsmouth, before moving into teaching. Within the Royal Navy Jeannie prided herself on building successful teams and improving leadership skills within them. She has taken this skill through to education where she has developed leadership in both students and staff moving numerous personnel to leading their own departments.
Jeannie has always thought the STEM subjects important in schools and colleges and is particularly interested in promoting women in engineering. She believes that solving problems, making things and mending things may accidentally change the way you think.
Outside of UTC, Jeannie is a keen sports person having competed in many racquet sports, predominantly tennis. In addition to this Jeannie has a love for skiing, her dog and her family but not necessarily in that order.