Pat McQuade, Deputy Principal and Director of Students
Pat McQuade came to Abbey College Manchester in 2007 and is Director of Students and Head of the Sixth Form. She also teaches English and Sociology.
Pat has a degree in History from the University of Reading and a Diploma in Careers Guidance. She has wide experience in sixteen to nineteen education and staff and curriculum design and development. She has published teacher education and teaching materials and designed and assessed qualifications for both students and teachers and been an examiner for a large examination board.
Pat is an avid tennis fan and Manchester United supporter. She lived in France for ten years and has one daughter.