Tom Collishaw, Director of Boarding & Pastoral
Mr Collishaw joined Ipswich High School in September 2023 as Director of Boarding and Pastoral Care. Mr Collishaw qualified with a BA with QTS in Physical Education in 2009. Mr Collishaw has held several pastoral middle leadership roles including Head of Boys Sport, Head of Year and Head of House. Mr Collishaw then moved into senior leadership as Assistant Headteacher and Head of a large Boarding House at Wymondham College, Norfolk. During Mr Collishaw’s time, Wymondham College gained superb academic results and was awarded two consecutive outstanding Ofsted inspections for boarding specifically. Mr Collishaw went on to become Assistant Headteacher responsible for Behaviour and Attendance at Fakenham Academy.
Mr Collishaw loves sport and has played a range of sport to a highly competitive level including cricket, football, rugby, and basketball.