Our Lady of Lourdes Central Services Team

Welcome to the Central Team 

The Central Services Team at Our Lady of Lourdes offers a wide range of services to our schools, to allow them to concentrate on education, whilst we take care of the operational and service side on their behalf.

Operational Areas

The Central Team have responsibility for the four main operational areas Finance, Human Resources, Premises and Information Technology.  In addition, we have a centrally appointed Data Protection Officer and Data Manager and provide advice and support on Governance to our Local Governing Bodies on behalf of our Directors.  

The Team

Our Central Team is based at The Oaks business park in Redditch.  The team have access to excellent office, meeting and training facilities which can also be utilised by our schools.  Many of the Central team are peripatetic and are deployed to our schools. 

Central Team managed by Mrs Ann Cullwick Chief Finance and Operations Officer/Company Secretary 

Mr Matt Setchell IT Services Lead

Mr Ray Cullwick  Estates and Facilities Lead

Mr Luke Payton Data Protection Officer

Mrs Kate Bates Finance Manager

Mrs Julie Hardy HR Officer

Mrs Maria Jenkins Data Manager 

Mrs Steph O’Reily Administrator/Central HR 

Miss Lilly Mattimoe Clerk to the Board of Directors

Finance Team – Managed by Mrs Kate Bates

Central Based:

Mrs Rachel Thornstrand Finance Officer

Ms Caroline Philips Finance Clerk

School Based:

Mrs Angela McAnally Finance Officer – Saint Augustines

Mrs Becky Baker Finance Clerk – Saint Augustines

Mrs Denise Menzies Finance Officer – St Bedes

Mrs Sally Hatfield Finance Clerk – St Bedes

Mrs Kathryn Keay Finance Officer – St Peters

Mrs Kerry Birkinshaw Finance Officer – Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Mrs Helen Kimberley OM/ Finance Officer– St Thomas More

Estates Team – Managed by Mr Ray Cullwick

School Based

Mr Mark Hawkins – Saint Augustines

Mr Paul Dainity – St Bedes

Mr Ray Sucking – St Peters

Mr Paul Bunegar – Various

Mr Leigh Shakespeare – Various

Mr Keith Lutwyche – Various

Central Offices - The Oaks