Our Staff

Our current teaching and support staff

Members of Staff: 2017 - 2018

Head
Andrew Fisher, BA, MEd, FRSA

Bursar & Clerk to Governors
Paul Lane, MBA, BSc, FCIPD, FCMI

Deputy Head
Becks Scullion, BSc, PGCE

Deputy Head (Academic)
Rachel Burnett, BA, MSc, PGCE

Assistant Head
Barry Carr, MA, PGCE

Heads of Schools
Sixth Form:  Peter Unitt, BSc, PGCE
Middle School:  Andy Spink, BSc, QTS
Junior School:  Nic Hoskins, BA, QTS

English

Head of Department: Deirdre Gannon, BA, Dip Ed
Lisa Graham, BA, PGCE
Jennifer Hodge, MA, PGCE
Rachel Burnett, BA, MSc, PGCE
Alison Bundy, BEd

Mathematics

Russell Crew, BEng, PGCE
Andrew Ellison, BSc, QTS
David Stevenson, BA, PGCE
Paul Hughes, BEng, PGCE
Daniel Pullen, BSc, PGCE
Sarah Jackson

Science

Head of Department: Nick Boon-Arnell, BSc, PGCE
Peter Unitt, BSc, PGCE –  TiC Chemistry
Charlotte Douglass, BA, PGCE
Susan Millerchip, BSc, PGCE – TiC Physics
Andrew Ellison, BSc, QTS
Jeff Loomis, PhD, QTS
Sarah Jackson
Kevin Joy, BEd (Science)
Janette Wiggs – Senior Science Technician
Kerry Howard – Science Technician

Modern Foreign Languages

Head of Department: Tim Seys, BA, PGCE – Spanish/French
Angela Schock-Hurst, MA – TiC German         
Richard Arthur, BA, PGCE
Kate Godeseth, BA, PGCE –  Maternity Leave
Emma Wyld, BA, Dip TESOL
Valerie Taylor-Meysonnet, BA, PGCE – TiC EAL
Kerry Phipps, MA, PGCE – Maternity Cover

History

Head of Department: Matthew Burns, BA, PGCE
Charlie Bennett, BA, MA, PGCE-M Level
Sophia Colley, MA, PGCE
Amanda McCallum, BSc, PGCE

Geography

Head of Department: Nicola O’Donnell, BA, MEd, PGCE
Karen McBride, BSc, PGCE
Will Paskell, BSc, PGCE
Amanda McCallum, BSc, PGCE

Economics & Business Studies & Sociology

Head of Department: Hugh Robertson, BSc, PGCE, MBA
Barry Carr, MA, PGCE
Becks Scullion, BSc, PGCE
Hannah Manton, BSc, PGCE
Sue Matthews – Cover

Psychology

Head of Department: Hannah Manton, BSc, PGCE

Information Technology

Head of Department: James Clarke, BSc, PGCE
Tim Tester, BA, PGCE

PE & Games

Head of Department: Joanne Dalziel, BSc, PGCE
Andy Spink, BSc, QTS
Sian Owens, BSc, QTS
Lucy Fox, BSc, PGCE
David Lloyd

Outdoor Education

Head of Department: Linn Kathenes, BSc, PGCE

Art & Design

Head of Department: Brendan Horstead, BA, PGCE
Alexander Allan, BA, PGCE – TiC Design Technology
Sarah Farr – TiC Photography
Michele Rickett, BA, PGCE
Ashley Howard, MA
Stefi Cottle-Bailey, BA
Sonia Percival – Art Technician
Robert Russell – Art Technician
Simon Bond – DT Technician

Dance

Head of Department: Robert Keane
Lynn Goodburne, BPhil, DipLCDD, QTS

Drama

Head of Department: Amanda Liddle, BA
Clare Esterhuysen, MA, PGCE

Music

Head of Department: James Casselton, BA, PGCE
Laura Eaton, BMus
Joshua Edwards, Bmus, QTS

Learning Support

Beverley Wrigglesworth – Head of Learning Support (Middle School and Sixth Form) OCR Level 5 Cert SpLD, OCR Level 7 Dip SpLD
Chris Vardy, BEd – Head of Learning Support (Junior School)

PSME

Kate Godeseth, BA, PGCE – Maternity Leave

RE

Karen McBride, BSc, PGCE

Librarian

Noel Rasmussen

Graduate Gap Students

Lyam Atterbury
Hester Benham
Megan Skipper

Junior School

Head of Junior School
Nic Hoskins, BA, QTS

Class Teachers Year 6
Nick Oram-Tooley, BA
Paul Allams, BSc, PGCE

Class Teachers Year 5
Rosemary Giraudet, BEd – Curriculum Coordinator
Clive Esterhuysen, BA

Class Teacher Year 4
Sally Heighington, BEd

Class Teacher Year 3
Rosemary McMillan, CertEd

Class Teacher Year 2
Rachel Greenfield, BA, PGCE

Class Teachers Year 1
Olivia Aylott, BEd
Esme Lee, BEd

Reception Class Teacher
Caroline Rand, Bed (Hons) QTS – TiC EYFS

Reception Teacher
Clare Kerr BA, PGCE

Nursery Teacher
Kim Ramelli

Forest Class Teacher
Lydia Hardcastle, LLB, PGCE

Teaching Assistants
Sanya Birch – Extended Day Supervisor
Maria Colebrook
Louise Dixon, BSc(Hons)
Nina Dixon
Penny Gibbs
Debbie Hunt
Lisa Neave

Nursery Assistants
Liz Waite

Boarding House Staff

All house-staff live on site either in or close to (visiting tutors) the houses in which they work

Director of Boarding
Becks Scullion, Deputy Head 

Hamilton House (Years 7 to 9)
Sian Owens – Housemistress
Lynn Goodburne – Deputy Housemistress
Debbie Hunt – House Parent
Nick Oram-Tooley – Resident Tutor
Rachel Greenfield – Resident Tutor
Lyam Atterbury
Megan Skipper

Main House (Years 10 to 11)
William Paskell – Senior Housemaster
David Lloyd – Deputy Housemaster
Lucy Fox
Linn Kathenes – Visiting Tutor
Colette Hill – House Parent

Roberts House (Sixth Form)
Richard Arthur – Housemaster
Dan Pullen – Deputy Housemaster
Matthew Burns – Resident Tutor
Louise Moore
Sarah Jackson
Amy Lee
Sarah Dedman – House Parent

Health Centre
Carys Willman RN – Senior School Nurse
Charlotte Lee RGN – School Nurse
Debbie Huddlestone RN – School Nurse
Bridget McConnell – School Counsellor
Dr. Paul Adams – Medical Officers (visiting)
Dr. Liz Colyer – Medical Officers (visiting)

Support Staff

Headmaster’s office and support
Lindsey Boyce – Headmaster’s PA
Helen Evans, BA – School Secretary
Peter German, BA – Director of Marketing & Admissions
Sarah Windsor, BA – Admissions Registrar
Sarah Conway, BA(Hons) – Marketing & Admissions
Joanne Van Campen, BA – Marketing & Admissions
Sam Moulton – Junior School Admissions & Secretary
Lulu Spurling – Receptionist
Sally Vivian – Receptionist & Music School Secretary
Vicki Maule – Receptionist

Health Centre
Carys Willman RN – Senior School Nurse
Charlotte Lee RGN – School Nurse
Debbie Huddlestone RN – School Nurse
Bridget McConnell – School Counsellor
Dr. Paul Adams – Medical Officers (visiting)
Dr. Liz Colyer – Medical Officers (visiting)

Bursary
Paul Lane MBA, BSc, FCIPD, FCMI – Bursar & Clerk to Governors
Susie Birdsall, BA – Bursar’s Secretary
Simone Larkins – Finance Manager
Rachel Goddard, MAAT – Senior Financial Administrator
Julie Cox – Accounts Assistant
Barbara Smale – Accounts Assistant
Louise Moore BEng (Hons) – IT Manager
Sean Connor, BA – Theatre Manager
Ryan Harris – Theatre Apprentice
Ruth Wilde – Resources
Mark Dixon – Resources & IT Support
Kerry Guy – Enterprises Manager
Andrew Sheppard – Catering Manager
Kate Flannigan – Asst Manager, Catering
Christine Barrett – Housekeeper
Gordon Duncan – Estate Bursar
Liz Bownass-Clark. – School Administrator/Assistant Exams
Michael Hoy – Head of Maintenance
Kevin Barrett – Plumber
Russell Finbow – Carpenter
Nigel Day – Maintenance Assistant
Kevin Halstead – Maintenance Assistant