Staff & Governors

Staff List

Headmaster Mr C. Hammond BA (Hons), PGCE
School Business Manager/Registrar Mrs J. Brodie
Finance Officer Mrs L. Hargreaves
Administrative Assistant Mrs V. Jenks / Mrs V. Dos Santos/ Mrs M. Mota
Deputy Head & English Leader Upper School Mrs J. Windsor B.Teach (Prim)
Year 6 Mrs J. Brighton BA (Hons) PGCE
Year 5 & Maths Leader Mrs S. Polak LLB (Hons) PGCE
Year 4 & Science Leader Mrs M. Murphie BA (Hons) PGCE Dip. Tech
Year 3 Mrs S. Silve BA (Hons) PGCE
Head of Lower School &  Year 2 & English Leader Lower School Miss Z. Pilmer BA (Hons) PGCE Paediatric First Aid
Year 2 Mrs K. Felton LLB (Hons) PGCE
Year 1 Mrs M. Hicks B.Ed (Hons) (History Co-ordinator)
Year 1 Miss Z. Telford BA PGCE (RE Co-ordinator)
Reception & EYFS Leader Mrs J. Gunn BA (Hons) PGCE [Paediatric First Aid]
Reception Miss H. Deamer BA (Hons) Primary Ed with Early childhood Specialism
Head of Pre-Reception Mrs L. Badger Mont.Dip. Early Childhood Studies FD [Peadiatric First Aid]
Art Coordinator Mrs M. Cowie BA (Hons) PGCE
Physical Education Miss G. Doyle BA (Hons) PE
Director of Music Mrs N. Hirsch ARCM BMus (Hons) ARCM Piano PGCE
Computing Coordinator Mrs S. Everett Cert. Ed
French Mme M. Johnston
Head of Learning Support Mrs M. Dixon Cert.Ed., R.S.A. Dip. Sp L.D
Learning Support Teacher PSHME Mrs M. Young BA Ed (Hons) NPQH
Teaching Assistants Mrs V. Hooshangi BA, Montessori Stage 1
Mrs J. Langley (Pre-Reception)
Miss G. Howell MA Early Childhood, Level 3 Children’s & Young People Workforce, Paediatric First Aid
Miss J. Clark Level 3 Childhood Studies, Paediatric First Aid (Wraparound Care Manager)
Mrs J. Ridout Early Years Foundation Degree, Specialist Teaching Asst. Level 5
Mrs Z. Rodwell BA (Hons), Level 4 EAL
Ms C. Satchwell NVQ 3 Paediatric Frist Aid (Reception)
Mrs H. Seager Learning Support Assistant Level 2
Mrs T. Yacub Supporting Teaching & Learning Level 3
Mrs G Ugo (EYFS Volunteer)
Welfare Officer Miss G. Howell MA Early Childhood, Level 3 Children’s & Young People Workforce, Paediatric First Aid
Caretaker Mr. S. Sheridan
Cooks Mrs P. Northage and Mrs M. Smeets
Lunchtime Supervisors Mrs S. Riley Paediatric First Aid, Mrs L Saywel Paediatric First Aid & Mrs P. Webber Paediatric First Aid
Speech & Drama Mrs Kerry Woods-Shelly BA(Hons) PGCE PGC LLAM
Violin Mrs H. Pace LRAM, GRSM
Piano & Woodwind Miss S. Dingle GLCM LLCM (TD) ARCO PGCE
Voice Mrs Jacqueline Varsey AGSM
Speech & Language Therapist Miss Catherine Hooper Speech & Language

Governor List

Chairman & Secretary
Ms Andrea Morley (Managing Partner- Educational Consultancy)
Member of Education Committee  (Chair can be contacted via the School Office)
Mrs Mary Burrowes (Ex-parent/former Head of Lower School, Lyonsdown)
Member of Education Committee (Vice Chair)
Mr Simon Courtney (Treasurer) (Vice Chair) (Ex-parent/Fund Manager)
Member of Finance Committee (Chair)
Mr Neil Cowie (Parent/Regulatory Finance Consultant)
Member of Finance Committee
Mr. David Glass  (Ex-parent/Lawyer)
Member of Legal & Finance & Resources Committees
Mrs Brenda Sheridan (Retired Deputy Headteacher)
Member of Education Committee (Early Years Foundation Stage link governor) (Chair)
Mrs Claire Osborn (Head Teacher of an Independent School)
Member of Education Committee


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