Irvine Royal Academy - Staff List

Alison Sutherland BA SQH MSc

Head Teacher

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Johnnie Little

Depute Head Teacher

Clare Bethell

Depute Head Teacher

Gillian Pryce

Depute Head Teacher

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Lorraine Clifford

Acting Depute

Head Teacher

Lizi Elliott

Acting Depute

Head Teacher

Departments and Faculties



Mrs Reid

Acting PT

Mrs Donaghy

Mrs Mitchum




Mr Jeffrey



Mrs Andrews

Acting PT

Mrs Clifford PTG

Mr Quinn

Miss Tomelty




Mrs Millar PT

Mrs Clark

Miss Lawson

Modern Languages


Mrs Forsell

Home Economics


Mrs Stickland

Mrs Craven

Physical Education


Miss Howie PT

Mr Couper

Mr McKelvie

Mrs Cains



Mrs Murray PT

Miss Carten

Mrs Denham

Mr Knox

Mr McAvoy

Mr Martin



Mr Oliphant PT

Mrs Long

Mrs Mann

Mrs Murray 

Social Subjects


Mrs Nicol

Acting PT

Miss Elliot PT

Miss Henderson

Mrs Marwick

Miss Muir

Mr Barr




Mr Sands



Mr Love PT

Mrs Gibson PTG

Mr Hume

Mr Robertson

Mr Turnbull



Mrs Davidson Acting PTG 

Mrs Gibson PTG

Miss Henderson Acting PTG

Mrs Marwick

Acting PTG

Pupil Support


Mrs Kenefick PT

Mrs Davidson

Mrs MacKenzie

Other Staff


The Sphere - Mrs Schofield

The Sphere - Mrs Gordon

Family learning - Mrs Lambie

Library - Mrs McVay

Library - Miss Walker

Careers - Mrs Callan

Post 16 - Mrs Andrews

Counsellor - Mrs Hazell

Technical Technician - Mr Atkinson

Science Technician - Mrs MacFarlane

IT Technician - Mr McAlpine



Finance - Mrs MacMaster

Finance - Mrs Beattie

Office - Mrs Steele

Office - Mrs Whyte

Office - Mrs Hendrie

Active Schools - Mr Fraser

Janitor - Mr Houston

Janitor - Mr Taggart