Staff & Governors

Senior Leadership Team (SLT)

Mrs S Lance BD, PGCE (Religious Education)

Senior Deputy Head
Mrs E Sieczko BA (Hons), PGCE (Modern Foreign Languages)

Bursar & Clerk to the Governors
Mr N Binnington MBE, MBA

Head of Pre-Prep
Mrs A Burton Smith MA, QTS  

Deputy Head (Academic)
Mr S Pomeroy MA (Ed), BSc (Hons), PGCE  (Science)

Deputy Head (Pastoral)
Miss H Marland BA (Hons), PGCE, BTEC

Assistant Head (Digital Communication)
Mr G Starkey BA (Hons), PGCE   (Computing Subject Leader) 

Assistant Head (Co-Curricular, Operations & Community)
Mr M Rochford BSc (Hons), PGCE  (Geography Subject Leader) 

Assistant Head (Director of Studies)
Mrs C Carradine MManSci (Hons), DEUF, PGCE  (Maths Subject Leader) 

Head of Boarding
Mr J Thompson BA (Hons), QTS (Head of PE)    

Head of Lower School
Mrs J Stewart LLB (Hons), PGCE, QTS   (Year 4)

Head of Middle School
Miss A Wright BSC (Hons), PGCE  (Girls Games & PE) 

Head of Upper School
Mr B Baldwin BSc (Hons), QTS (PE & Sport)

Deputy Head of Pre-Prep
Mrs L Doherty BA (Hons), PGCE, QTS

The Governing Body

Chairman - Mr G Ashbee 

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Mrs P Barai BA (Geog), PGCE

Mr PA Howard BSc, ACA

Mrs S Humphrey BA (Hons), PGCE

Mrs M Jenner MBE JP

Mrs H Quincey CIPD

Mr M Sadler MA, LLB, FCCA

Ms C St-Gallay BA (Hons), PGCE, JP

Mrs M White LLB (Hons)

Mr K Harrington

Prep School Teaching Staff

Mrs O Allocco BA, MsC, PGCE    Modern Foreign Languages

Mr C Andrews MA, BMus (Hons), PGCE, LTCL   Director of Music

Mr B Baldwin BSc (Hons), QTS    PE & Games, Head of Upper School (SLT)

Mr S Blewitt BA (Hons), QTS    Year 6 Leader, PSHE Subject Leader, Mental Health Lead, PE, Boys Games

Mrs J Butcher BEd (Hons)    RE Subject Leader, Year 6 Form Tutor

Mrs C Carradine MManSci (Hons), DEUF, PGCE    Assistant Head (Director of Studies) (SLT), Maths Subject Leader

Ms K Chubb BA(Hons), PGCE    Year 7 Leader, Science, Girls Games

Mr A Coetzee BA, QTS    Deputy Head of Boarding, Art Subject Leader

Mrs C Collard-Rowe BSc (Hons), QTS    Assistant Director of Sport, Maths, House Co-Ordinator, Year 7 Form Tutor

Mrs E Collard-Rowe BSc (Hons), PGCE   Year 8 Leader, English

Mr M Cooper Sports Coach

Mr S Cotton QTS PE & Games

Mrs J Crowe BSc (Hons), PGCE    Science Subject Leader, Girls Games, Year 7 Form Tutor

Mrs F Davis BA (Hons)   Lower School Teaching Assistant

Mrs B Day BA (Hons), QTS   Design & Technology Subject Leader, Year 7 Form Tutor

Mrs D Denney BSc (Hons), PGCE   Year 4 English, PSHE

Mr S Fellingham BA, PGCE, QTS   Drama Subject Leader

Mrs E Horton DEUG and Licence, PGCE    Year 5 Leader, Modern Foreign Languages 

Mrs F Houston BA (Hons), PGCE, PGC (SEN)   Head of Learning Enrichment (SENCo)

Mrs N James MA, NPQSL, PGCE, QTS   Learning Enrichment, EAL

Mrs N Karaca BA (Hons), QTS    Modern Foreign Languages Subject Leader, Year 5 Form Tutor              

Mr N Kumar MA (Hons), PGCE   English, Boys Games, Year 8 Form Tutor

Miss H Marland  BA (Hons), PGCE   Deputy Head (Pastoral) (SLT), Year 3

Mrs H Marsh  BA (Hons), GTP, QTS   Latin Subject Leader, Year 5 Form Tutor, More Able Lead

Ms F Morrison BA (Hons), PGCE   Maths, Admissions

Mrs K Morrison BEd (Hons)   Year 3 Leader

Mr D Pearce BEd (Hons)    Year 4 Leader and Form Teacher, GAP Manager 

Mr S Pomeroy MA (Ed), BSc (Hons)    Deputy Head (Academic) (SLT), Science

Mrs S Ralston BA (Hons), PGCE    Year 3 Form Teacher  

Mr A Rishton  MSc, BSc (Hons), PGCE, QTS, ECB Level 2 Coach    Assistant Director of Sport, Director of Cricket, Maths, Year 6 Form Tutor

Mrs H Rochford MSc, BSc (Hons), PGCE, Level 5 SpLD   Deputy SENCo

Mr M Rochford BSc (Hons), PGCE   Assistant Head (Co-Curricular, Operations & Community) (SLT), Geography Subject Leader

Mrs E Rosewarne BA (Hons), QTS    Year 4

Mr A Rumbold BA (Hons), PGCE    English

Mrs N Shervell BSc (Hons), PGCE, QTS    Maths, Year 8 Form Tutor, More Able Lead

Mrs E Sieczko BA(Hons), PGCE    Senior Deputy Head (SLT), MFL

Mr H Smith BA (Hons), PGCE    Drama Teacher

Miss M Smith BA (Hons), QTS    Year 4

Mrs S Stapely BA (Hons), PGCE, QTS    Year 3

Mr G Starkey BA (Hons), PGCE    Assistant Head (Digital Communication) (SLT), Computing Subject Leader

Mrs J Stewart LLB (Hons), PGCE, QTS   Head of Lower School (SLT), Year 4

Miss R Szalma ASA Level 2   Swimming Coach

Mr J Thompson BA (Hons), QTS   Head of Boarding (SLT), PE & Boys Games

Mrs E W MM, BMus (Hons), PGCE, ABRSM   Music

Ms N Watts BA (Hons), QTS English Subject Leader

Mrs E West BA (Hons)   Lower School Teaching Assistant

Miss B Whitton BEd (Hons), BSport & Outdoor Rec   Maths, Year 8 Form Tutor

Mrs AC Williams MA, BEd (Hons), QTS    Lower School English

Mrs M Williamson BA (Hons), PGCE, QTS    History Subject Leader

Miss A Wright BSc (Hons), PGCE   Head of Middle School (SLT), PE, Girls Games 

Mrs J Woodward BEd (Hons)   Year 6 Form Tutor, Geography, PE, Girls Games 

Pre-Prep Teaching Staff

Head of Pre-Prep - Mrs A Burton Smith MA, QTS 

Deputy Head of Pre-Prep - Mrs L Doherty BA (Hons), PGCE, QTS 

Miss A Bensdorp Pre-Prep Assistant

Mrs E Caddick MA, Dip SpLD (Dyslexia), PGC (SEN), PGCE   Learning Enrichment Teacher

Miss E Collins  BA(Hons), PGCE    Year 2 Teacher, Reader Leader

Miss N Cordeaux-Brooks  NVQ L3    Teaching Assistant

Miss C Day  BMus, MMus, PGCE    Year 2 Teacher, KS1 Phase Leader

Mrs K Dixon  BA (Hons), QTS    Reception Teacher, EYFS Phase Leader

Miss L Frayne  NNEB    Teaching Assistant  

Miss D Hodgetts  NNEB    Teaching Assistant

Mrs J Hunte  BA(Hons), EYTS, PGCE, MA (Research in Education)    Nursery Teacher and Wraparound Care Co-ordinator,  Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Leader

Mrs Y Ip  PGCE, EYTS    Nursery Teacher, Forest School Leader 

Mr J Jarvis  BA (Hons), QTS    Year 2 Teacher

Miss S Kaur  BA (Hons), QTS    Year 1 Teacher, IPC Co-ordinator

Ms Z Kemenyffy BA (Hons)  Learning Enrichment

Miss G Minerva  PGCE, QTS   Year 1 Teacher

Mrs A Mossop  NNEB, RHS Diploma Forest School L3   Forest School Teacher, Teaching Assistant

Miss H Offen  BA (Hons), NNEB, EYPS    Nursery Teacher

Mrs C Panes BA (Hons), NNEB Reception Teacher

Mrs C Riley  BA (Hons), PGCE    Reception Teacher (Maternity leave)

Miss B Rodrigues Oliveira   Pre-Prep Assistant

Mrs M Sabbagh  NCFE, Licence, QCF L3    Teaching Assistant

Miss G Smith     Dance Teacher and Teaching Assistant

Miss K Szalma  NVQ L3   Early Years Educator

Mrs Z Webster NVQ L3   Teaching Assistant

Academic and Pastoral Support

Mrs F Houston BA (Hons), PGCE, PGC (SEN)   Head of Learning Enrichment (SENCo)

Mrs H Rochford MSc, BSc (Hons), PGCE    Deputy SENCo

Mrs O Bonnard BA (Hons)    Speech & Language Therapist

Mrs E Caddick MA, Dip SpLD (Dyslexia), PGC (SEN), PGCE    Learning Enrichment (Pre-Prep)

Mrs L Carruthers BA, Level 5 Dyslexia   Learning Enrichment

Mrs N James MA, NPQSL, PGCE, QTS    Learning Enrichment, EAL Specialist

Ms Z Kemenyffy BA (Hons)  Learning Enrichment

Ms S MacAlphine-Downie BA (Hons), COSRT Acc.Dip. Couns    School Counsellor (Staff)

Mrs A Money-Chappelle BSc (Hons), PGCE    Learning Enrichment

Mrs S Mousavi BA (Hons)    Pupil School Counsellor

Support and Estate Staff

Ms J Anderson AAT Level 4   Purchase Ledger Clerk 

Mr N Binnington MBE   MBA  Bursar and Clerk to the Governors

Mrs E Burnside BA (Hons), MCLIP    Librarian

Mr S Cairns Minibus Driver

Mr M Calow   IT Technician

Mrs J Cardona    Senior Administrator

Mrs P Coetzee    Receptionist/Administration Assistant

Miss L Cooper    Receptionist/Administration Assistant

Mrs M Dalton     B.Comm, CGMA Financial Controller

Mr D Daubney    Bus Driver, Maintenance

Mrs J Davies   Music Administrator, Reprographics

Miss K Emery    Matron

Ms R French  MA, BSc (Hons), CIPD   Director of HR and Administration 

Mr M Flack   Facilities Manager

Mrs F Kinghorn BA (Hons)    Librarian

Mrs R Knox    Night Matron

Mrs A Manley BA   DT & Science Technician

Miss S McGrath    Matron

Dr A Mead   School Medical Officer

Mr A Norman  Gardener

Mr J Pearce  Head of Grounds

Mrs C Pinder MSc, BSc (Hons)  Director of Admissions, Marketing and Communications       

Mrs G Ractliff    Admissions Assistant

Mrs E Spratley    Pre-Prep Administrative Assistant

Mr R Stephens   Facilities Maintenance / Bus Driver

Mr S Stephens  Caretaker

Mr P Sumner    Network Manager

Miss C Tames  (Holroyd Howe) Chef Manager                      

Mrs H Tripp    Headmistress’s PA 

Mrs L Wotton  (Holroyd Howe) Front of House Manager

GAP Tutors

Charlie Atkins

Phoebe Fulford

Sam Meehan

Charlie Miller

Inka Wilson


Visiting Staff - Music

Mrs A Allen BA (Hons), PGCE    Piano

Mrs L Dubery BMus (Hons)    Bassoon

Mrs C Forkes BMus (Hons)    Flute & Recorder

Mr J Fryer BA (Hons)    Woodwind

Mrs A Glover Dip RCM, ARCM    Oboe

Miss L Howden BMus    Piano

Ms A Knight BA (Hons), LGSM, ARCM, LRAM, LTCL    Brass

Mr M Maunder MiDip, LTCL    Guitar

Mr D May  Percussion

Miss A Moore BMus (Hons)    Piano

Mrs A Robson-Hanafin BA (Hons)    Voice

Mrs E Smith BMus (Hons), DipABRSM   Piano

Ms J Spencer AGSM, LGSM    Cello

Miss H Tagoe BMus    Voice

Mr J Taylor LRAM    Guitar

Ms H Ward AGSM    Violin & Viola

Ms J Warden BA (Hons), LRAM   Violin

Visiting Staff - Sports and Activities

Mr P Amos    Athletics

Ms A Bond    LAMDA

Mr J Britton Taekwondo

Mr F Chase Taekwondo

Mr B Dembele   Table Tennis

Mr R Webber (Josh Evans Soccer School)    Football Coach

Mr M Gosling    Chess

Mr D Herselman (Rugby Tots)   Rugby Coach

Mrs K Hinchliffe    Swimming Coach

Mrs K Hunter    Tennis

Ms J Leivers    Target Shooting

Mr A Lothian    Rifle Shooting

Mr J Molloy    Games Coach

Ms T Paul   Food Technology

Mr H Roberts   Games Coach

Mr M Ruffell    Lower School Games Coach

Mrs G Smith Dance