“Pupils’ self-confidence and self-awareness is excellent as a result of strong teacher support and excellent pastoral care”.

ISI 2018


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Mr David Griffiths BA (Hons), MEd, PGCE


Senior Management Team

Mrs Lorraine Deville ACCA, BSc (Hons), NEBOSH

Director of Finance & Operations

Mr Chris Bunting BSc (Hons)

Director of Studies, Head of ICT, Science

Mrs Emma Easdale RGN

Head of Boarding, School Nurse, DSL, Houseparent of Spero

Mrs Camilla Webster BEd (Cantab)

Head of Pre-Prep, Year 2 Teacher

Mr Nick Drake HND IPGCE

Director of Sport, OBEs Calendar & Logistics Manager

Mrs Gemma Gillott MA (Cantab), PGCE

Head of Learning Success

Prep School Staff

Mr Freddie Auld BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of Latin, English, Pastoral Lead

Mrs Rachel Auld BA (Hons) PGCE

French & Latin Teacher

Mr Jay Baptist BSc (Hons), PGCE

Head of Science, Year 8 Form Teacher

Mr Russell Barrett BEd (Hons)

Head of Geography, Year 7 Form Teacher

Mrs Tiffany Blackhurst BSc(Hons), PGCE

Science, Activities Co-Ordinator

Mrs Claire Bolton BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of Art & Design Technology, Year 7 Form Teacher

Ms Tamsyn Cook BA (Hons), PGCE

Head of French, Year 6 Form Teacher

Mr Stephen Gillott BSc (Hons) PGCE

Year 4 Teacher, Maths

Mrs Chloé Hayes BSc (Hons), PGCE

Learning Success Teacher

Mr Steven Hayes BEd (Hons) (Cantab)

Head of History, Head of Theology, Philosophy & Religion

Mrs Hilary Jacklin BA (Hons) BDA Cert.

Learning Success Assistant

Mrs Lucy Lee BA (Hons), QTS

Year 3 Teacher

Dr Rodney Marshall MA, PhD

Head of English, Year 6 Form Teacher

Mrs Jen Miller BSc (Hons), PGCE

Head of Maths, Year 8 Form Teacher

Mr Rob Miller BA (Hons), PGCE

Maths, RE, Senior Boys Houseparent

Mr Harrison Mortimer

GAP Student

Mr Nick Paley MA

Teaching Assistant

Ms Julia Parrott PPRNCM

Interim Director of Music

Mr Nicholas Pascalides BMus (Hons), PGCE

Year 4 Teacher

Mrs Sarah Pertwee RSADip, MontDip, IPGCE

Learning Success Teacher

Mrs Hannah Phillips IPGCE

Head of Girls Games, Year 5 Form Teacher

Mrs Judy Powell HLTA, MontDip, IPGCE

Teaching Assistant, Drama Teacher

Miss Lucy Quast

GAP Student

Mrs Caroline Rice BA (Ed) (Hons)

Head of Middle School, English, Year 3 Teacher

Mr Andrew Swiney BA (Hons), IPGCE

DT, Games, Year 5 Form Teacher

Mrs Alex Thurlow BA (Hons), QTS

Sports Teacher

Pre-Prep Staff

Mrs Samantha Allen BA (Hons)

Nursery Teacher

Mrs Emma Barrett City & Guilds L3

Teaching Assistant

Mrs Jo Drake IPGCE

Year 2 Teacher

Mrs Laura Keeling BA (Hons), EYTS

Nursery Teacher

Mrs Fiona Lapthorne NVQ L3

Teaching Assistant

Ms Patricia Starkey

Pre-Prep French Teacher

Ms Victoria Steers BA (Hons)

Year 1 Teacher

Mrs Anna Williams BSc (Hons), PGCE

Nursery Teaching Assistant

Pastoral / Medical / Matronal Staff

Miss Tracey Thornton

Houseparent (Girls), Senior Matron

Mrs Debra Gooderham


Miss Theresa Osborn

Resident Matron

Mr Mark Warrington BSc, MA, MPhil

Weekend Boarding Houseparent

Dr Mark Hainsworth

School Doctor

Miss Michelle Van de Berg

GAP Assistant Matron

Administrative Staff

Mrs Becky Griffiths BA (Hons), MA, PGCE


Mr Graeme Harris

IT Technician

Mrs Caron Pierson

Assistant Bursar

Mrs Joanna Riddleston

Headmaster’s PA & Development Officer

Mrs Linda Williams BEd (Hons)


Visiting Staff

Mrs Mandy Huxtable

School Counsellor

Rev. Tiffer Robinson

Independent Listener

Mrs E. Ackroyd-Cooper

Swimming Coach

Mr J. Bolt

Tennis Coach

Mrs C. Brindley

Speech & Language Therapist

Mr S. Goddard

Tennis Coach

Mr N. Paley

Extra Drama Teacher

Mr M. Perry

Tennis Coach

Mrs P. Starkey

Pre-Prep French

Instrumental Music Staff

Mr Fabian Baird GTCL

Drum and Tuned Percussion

Mr David Cole LTCL, CertED


Miss Sarah Gallop BA (Hons)

Singing and Piano

Miss Marina Korneva


Mr Jacob Marshall-Tierney BMUS (Hons)


Mrs Cecilia Passmore LRAM, ATCL

Piano and Strings

Mr John Randall


Miss Julie Rout BA (Hons)

Clarinet, Saxophone and Piano

Mrs Julia Seymour-Blackburn GMus

Flute and Piano

Mrs Emma Stewart-Smith BA (Hons), BA (Joint Hons)


Mrs Rebecca Welham BA (Hons)