Food & Nutrition Department

Mrs Claudia Picton, BEd
Head of Food and Nutrition                                                         

Mrs Claudia Picton is Head of Food and Nutrition. She joined the school in 2013, having previously taught at Coopers’-Coborn school in Upminster for 28 years. She has a Home Economics degree from Leeds University. In addition to her teaching she is a Sixth Form tutor.                                  


Mrs Donna Asher, B.Ed. ORD
Teacher of Food and Nutrition

Mrs Barbara Daly, BEd
of Food and Nutrition

Mrs Barbara Daly is currently teaching Food and Nutrition part-time. She joined the school in 2002 and became Head of Department in 2006-2013. She has a Food Technology degree from Nottingham University. In addition to her teaching she assists with Badminton and Athletics.


Mrs Jackline Franklin, BSc
Teacher of Food and Nutrition

Mrs Jackline Franklin joined the Food and Nutrition department in 2015 as a part-time teacher. She previously taught at The King John School in Benfleet for 5 years. She has a Food Science degree from Reading University.


Miss Jackie Wilson, Food and Nutrition Technician


Mrs Lisa Shackleton, Food and Nutrition Technician


Mrs Gemma Tomlin, Food and Nutrition Technician