Senior Leadership Team                                              Main Teaching Subject


Mrs J A Ross BA (Hons) (Manchester) NPQH




Mr D Martin BSc (Hons) (London)

Deputy Head

Mrs J Kingston BSc (Hons) (Cardiff) MPhil (Bath) 



Assistant Head (Sixth Form)

Ms J Ambrose BA (Hons) (Swansea)



Head of Preparatory Department

Mrs M Carney BA (Hons) (Galway)


Year 6 Class teacher

Director of Studies, Preparatory Department

Dr H Creber PhD (Cardiff)


Year 5 Class teacher

Assistant Head (Teaching and Learning)

Mrs M Moore MA (Cambridge)



Senior House Main Teaching Subject
Mr A Adams BSc (Hons) (London) Physics, Chemistry
Mrs E Beasley BA (Hons) (Cambridge) Geography
Miss S Betteridge BA (Hons) (York) French, Spanish, Housemistress (Latham)
Mr P Boland B Eng (Hons) (Mc Gill) Head of Science, Physics
Mrs J Cannon BA (Hons) (Newcastle) Head of Modern Foreign Languages, Housemistress (Butler)
Mrs M Christensen French
Mrs J Davison BA (Hons) (Leicester) Acting Head of History
Mrs J Deadman BEd (Hons) (Exeter) Head of Key Stage 3, Physical Education
Mr J Dodd BSc (Hons) (Lancaster) Head of Business and Economics
Mrs N Douglass BA (Hons) (Plymouth) Head of Art
Mrs W Fox MA (Cambridge) Biology
Mr A Gibb BA (Hons) (Queens) English, Teacher in Charge of Professional Studies
Mrs Z Glenister BA (Hons) (Newcastle upon Tyne) German, French Acting Head of Key Stage 4
Mr J Heath BSc (Hons) (Loughborough) Acting Head of Humanities

Miss R Hillier BA (Hons) (Sussex)


Head of Religious Studies, Senior House Mistress

Mr R Khumra BA (Hons) (Liverpool) Maths
Mr A Levai (Ministry of Education, Hungary) History
Mr P Macken  BA (Hons) (Essex) Head of Drama, Head of Co-curricular Learning, Housemaster (Temple West)
Mrs I Martin MA (Cambridge) Biology
Mrs E McNally BA (Hons) (University of West of England) Head of English
Miss R Mulchrone BSc (Hons) (St Mary’s University College) Head of Psychology, Head of Charities
Miss R Perry (Leeds) Head of Physical Education
Mrs J Phillips MA (Beds) Head of Expressive Arts and Director of Music
Mrs F Qureshi BSc (London) Head of Mathematics
Mrs J Rayat MA (Hons) (Hertfordshire) Art
Mrs E Roberts BEd (Hons) (Sheffield) Food & Nutrition, Textiles, Housemistress (Kirk)
Mrs B Sivaramalingam MA (London) Mathematics
Miss H Snaith MA (Canterbury Christ Church) Director of ICT and Systems Management
Mrs K Stansfield MA (York) Head of Humanities, History
Mrs G Sugrue BA (Hons) (Northampton) Support for Learning
Mrs G Swart BA (Hons) (Durham) French/Spanish
Mrs B Taylor PGD (Leeds) BA (Hons) (de Montfort) Head of Support for Learning
Miss E Warburton BSc (Hons) (Warwick) Chemistry
Miss C Wilkins BA (Hons) (St Mary’s University, Twickenham) Physical Education, Duke of Edinburgh Co-ordinator
Mrs H Williams BA (Hons) (Cardiff) Head of Media Studies, English, UCAS Co-ordinator
Mrs T Wingfield MA (Oxford Brookes) Chemistry
Preparatory Department Main Teaching Subject
Mrs A Bishop LLB (Liverpool Polytechnic School of Law) Music Co-ordinator
Mrs S Brereton BA (Hons) (Leicester) Y3 Class Teacher, Science
Mrs S Burton BA (Leeds) Teacher of English
Mrs M Carney BA (Hons) (Galway) Y6 Class Teacher,  Head of Prep Department
Miss G Connell BA (Hull) Y1 Class Teacher
Dr H Creber PhD (Cardiff) Y5 Class Teacher, Director of Studies
Mrs C Fell BA (Hons) (Sheffield) Y2 Class Teacher
Mrs L Gibson NVQ Level 3 Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Hemsworth BEd (de Montfort) Physical Education, 11+ Co-ordinator
Mrs M Keal Level  4 Dyslexia Certificate Learning Support Assistant
Mrs J Kraushar BSc (Bristol) Science Co-ordinator
Mrs L Louth BA (Hons) (Kingston) Y1 Class Teacher
Mrs E Roche   BSc (Hons) (Leeds) KS2 Art/Design Technology Specialist
Miss R Rose BA (Hons) (Plymouth) EYFS Teacher, Pre Prep Co-ordinator
Mrs C Stuart-Lee MA (Oxon) French
Miss K Sweeney BA (Hons) (Plymouth) Y4 Class Teacher
Visiting Staff
Mrs C Cohen MSc (London) Educational Psychologist
Mr P Bresnen Tennis
Mr M Collins Martial Arts
Mr R Corden Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone
Mrs S Firman British Gymnastics Level 2 Coach Gymnastics
Mrs P Goldie Proficiency in Yoga, 200 hour Teacher Training Yoga
Mrs J Gresham BA (Hons) Piano
Miss K Harding BA (Hons) MPhil (Cantab) LTCL Cello, Double Bass
Mr S Jordan BA (Hons) Bristol Violin
Mr P Mallyon Drums
Mr J Martin LTA Licensed Coach Tennis
Mrs S McPherson Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Work Force LAMDA
Mrs G Pierozynski GRNCM ARNCM Piano, Singing
Mr A Rodgers BA (Huddersfield) Brass
Mr A Schofield Tennis
Miss J Stevenson AGSM Singing
Miss C Wells Classical guitar
Mrs R Wheeler ALCM CTABRSM MA Piano
Mrs K Williamson BMus Voice
Non-Teaching Staff
Mrs Z Arcari BA (Hons) Head of Marketing
Mrs S Chapman MSc (Kings College London) Science Technician
Mrs L Chorley Administration Assistant
Mrs L Dimmock Attendance Officer/Receptionist
Mr C Gutteridge Assistant Caretaker
Mrs S Jenkins Administration Assistant, First Aid Officer
Mrs H Kelly Assistant to the Bursar
Mr D Long Site Manager
Mrs S Murray Librarian
Mrs M Nemec AAT Assistant to the Bursar
Mrs C Panayiotou  BA (Hons) (Kent) Marketing Assistant
Mr R Petersen Caretaker
Mrs Y Rogers Examinations Officer
Mrs C Sylvester PA to the Headmistress
Mrs E Szczerbiak Registrar



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  • Whole School Open Day

    Saturday 14 October 2017  10.00 – 12.30
    (Early Years to Sixth Form)





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