Welcome to the
Endeavour Academy

A Free School providing, safe, supportive care for young people experiencing social and emotional issues in mainstream education.

Overview of provision

The Endeavour Academy is a Free School, providing personalised education in a safe, caring and nurturing environment. The provision is specifically aimed at students who suffer from anxiety, or those experiencing social and emotional issues, which may be present in traditional schools or in non-attendance.

Kerrie Whelan

Head Of School

Lesley Wood

Deputy Head Of School

Jonathan Greenall

Deputy Headteacher (Teaching & Learning)

Laura Rosamond

Learning Mentor / LSA

Dr Valerie Cornish


Laura Stock

Learning Mentor / LSA

Emily Thornley

Family Liaison Worker

Michael Cullen


Gillian Setterfield

Learning Mentor / LSA

Debra Wilson

Head Of Administration / PA To Head Of School / Exams Officer

Steven Christian


Louise Brewer

Learning Mentor / LSA


Through a wide variety of subjects and activities in a safe, nurturing environment, Endeavour aims to bring out the very best in our students. To find out more about our curriculum and what we offer to students, click the link below.

Our Statement

The Endeavour Academy is committed to ensuring the safety of our pupils and providing a supportive learning environment that promotes security and wellbeing of all students and staff. You can read our full safeguarding policy by clicking the link below.