Press release

The Board of Directors, the Local Governing Board and Professor Paul A Ryan, Catholic Senior Executive Leader and CEO to St. Teresa of Calcutta Multi Academy Company, are pleased to announce the appointment of our new Headteacher, Mr Ciaran Clinton. Mr Clinton has a wealth of experience, working in a range of schools in Birmingham and Solihull, including extensive experience in two local Catholic schools, one where he has been the Deputy Head for the last three years.


Ciaran Clinton has said, “I am excited to be joining such a prestigious school as Archbishop Ilsley. I will endeavour to build on the work of Helen Burrows and ensure that the pupils can experience the very best Catholic education has to offer.


I am looking forward to meeting staff, pupils and parents and working together to ensure that all pupils can develop their God given talents, experience an engaging and well sequenced curriculum and secure the very best outcomes.”


Mr Clinton will take up the post of Headteacher in January.