Mike Halliwell

Head of Engineering

Mike served a five year sheet metal work apprenticeship, before spending the next 11 years working for various companies as a sheet metal worker, welder and ventilation engineer.

At 32 years of age he re-trained as a teacher and spent the next 25 years teaching design technology and engineering in Essex and Kent. He has held a number of management roles in education, from Head of Department to Head of House.

Mike brings all of his experience in management and engineering to his role at the Swale Skills Centre, where he leads a team of teachers in the delivery of a high quality education in this multi-disciplinary sector.

Get in touch: Mike.Halliwell@sittingbourne.kent.sch.uk