St Francis Xavier’s College, Woolton has appointed Paul Halliwell as headmaster, taking up his position this month.
Paul joins the college from St Bonaventure’s in east London where he was headteacher for nine years. Before that Paul was deputy head at De La Salle in Croxteth and previous to that he was assistant headteacher at Ruffwood Comprehensive in Kirkby.
Paul is a National Leader of Education and was responsible for setting up a Catholic Teaching School, The Agnus Dei Teaching School Alliance, which is made up of schools across the whole of London and Essex.
Paul was educated at The University of Wales. Paul is 52 and is married to Diane. They have two children – a daughter Abi who is 21 and a son Jamie who is 18 and will be attending Durham University to study politics.