Head of Media
Jonny joined Christ the King Sixth Forms in 2007 as a Performing Arts Technician at CTK Emmanuel. The College supported him in his ambition to become a teacher when he requested to study his PGCE. Once qualifying, he gained a Media and Photography Teacher role at CTK Emmanuel where he quickly proved himself. In 2013 he was promoted to Subject Coordinator of Media, and Photography Teacher/Coordinator. Jonny completed the CTK Leadership Programme a unique year long programme for current and potential leaders. This included him undertaking a detailed action research project entitled ‘ A look at the future of A-Level Media Studies and the impact of the A-Level Reforms and the Russell Group labelling strategy’ Jonny is now Head of Media at CTK St Mary’s.
Jonny says …
“I am extremely proud to have been a member of the CTK community for over 12 years. I have always felt supported in developing my teaching practice, and have held a range of different posts throughout my time at the college. CTK has a thriving learning environment with passionate and dedicated staff at all levels”.
Tony ST MARY'S Grades achieved: A*A*BA Progressed to: Oxford University Course: A Level Maths, Physics, Fine Art and Further Maths
“CTK has always encouraged me to aim high, which has led me to apply to the University of Oxford and I am so pleased to begin my studies there. ”
Ella Mae ST MARY'S Grades achieved: A A B A Progressed to: University of Sheffield Course: A Level Law Level Psychology A Level Sociology Extended Project
“What I enjoyed about CTK was meeting students from different backgrounds and sharing a desire to succeed. As an Advanced Graduate Programme student, I was given the motivation and confidence to work to the best of my ability. ”
Chief ST MARY'S Grades achieved: BBB Progressed to: Queen Mary University Course: A Level Maths, Physics and Chemistry
“I really enjoyed my learning at CTK as lessons were relevant, engaging and challenging, whilst cultivating a warm, dynamic atmosphere.”
Precious ST MARY'S Grades achieved: D*D*D* Progressed to: City University of London Course: BTEC Level 3 Health and Social Care
“Studying BTEC Health gave me the best opportunity to realise my dream. I’m incredibly appreciative of all the support and assistance I received throughout my course. From the beginning, the staff recognised my ability and didn’t give up on me.”
Oluwafoluhanmi ST MARY'S Progressed to: University of Hertfordshire Course: A Level Biology, Chemistry and PE
“Although studying A Levels can be challenging, my teachers make my lessons enjoyable and easier to understand. The teachers at CTK are really friendly and are more than happy to help. I hope to go on to study Physiotherapy at University.”