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Kingswood Secondary Academy

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Alex Copson - Curriculum Lead


Nikki Palmiero - Teacher of Business Studies

I have taught at Kingswood since 2006 after completing my PGCE at De Montfort University in Bedford.  Prior to becoming a teacher I worked in many different areas of industry including retail, travel, health, sales and hospitality.  During my time at Kingswood I have been Assistant Head of Sixth Form,  Head of Sixth Form and taught Business, Travel and Tourism and ICT.  I am currently Head of Vocational and teach Business Studies at KS4 &5.  

Santosh Sahota - Teacher of Vocational Studies

"I have been at Kingswood Secondary Academy in the Vocational Department since September  2016. I arrived here from Hastingsburys Business and Enterprise College in Bedfordshire where I had taught a variety of subjects including Business Studies, Italian and Spanish. I have  also worked  both in Italy and Spain where I have gained hands on experience in the Business industry."

Theresa George - Teacher of Vocational Studies

"I have been working at Kingswood since 2008. I have had a variety of roles, gaining lots of experience whilst I studied for my degree with the Open University. I have been teaching in the vocational department since Sep 2015."

Ross Nightingale - Teacher of PE & Business Studies

I arrived at Kingswood in September 2018 after graduating from the University of Bedfordshire and I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here. My favourite sport is football which I played at University and continue to play locally, and I also enjoy various martial arts.