Extended Leadership Team


The real value of Inverurie Academy is to be found in our people; staff, students, parents and community partners.  Full ‘staff team’ information can be found by looking in each of the Faculty areas.  However, please find information below about our Extended Leadership Team.

Senior Leadership Team

  • Mark Jones (Rector)
  • Pauline Fraser (Depute Rector & Year Head for S6)
  • Dawn Lynch (Depute Rector & Year Head for S1)
  • Craig Paterson (Depute Rector & Year Head for S3 & S5)
  • Alasdair O’Connor (Depute Rector & Year Head for S4)
  • Alan Johnston (Acting Depute Rector & Year Head for S2)
  • Marion Morrell (CSN Coordinator)


Principal Teachers of Guidance

  • Phil Littler (Barra House)
  • Sian Penter (Crichie House)
  • Claire Taylor (Davah House)
  • Alan Johnston (Harlaw House)
  • Emma Farquhar, Acting (Harlaw House)
  • Debbie May  (Selbie House)
  • Katie Mackintosh (Selbie House)

Principal Teachers (Faculty)

  • Olefine Richardson (Creative Arts)
  • Jill Milne (English)
  • Graeme Cowie (Health and Wellbeing)
  • Julian Shepherd – (Humanities)
  • Duncan Webster (Science)
  • Iain MacIver (Technical and Vocational Education)
  • Brian Prosser (Modern Languages)
  • Kathy Rapley (Wider Achievement)
  • Alan Watkinson (Maths)
  • Anita Weir (Business and Information Technology)
  • Fiona Littlejohn (Additional Support for Learning Team)
  • Diane McFarland – Acting (Additional Support for Learning Team)