Who's Who

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 A full staff list for 2020/21 can be found below.

For more information or for any queries, please contact us either by telephone (01367 870700) or by email. The School Receptionists, the School Secretary, or the Headmaster's PA will be very happy to help put you in touch with the appropriate member of staff.

HeadmasterMr James Thompson, BA (St Mary's) QTS

Senior Leadership Team

BursarMr A Hamilton, BEng (Bath) MCMI

Deputy Head Academic: Mr B Leullier, BA (Lille), MSc (Lille, Stafford), PGCE

Deputy Head Pastoral, Senior Tutor (Boys): Mr R Clarke, BA (Canterbury), QTS

Deputy Head Operations: Mr D Maitland, MA (Oxon), QTS

Head of Middle School: Mrs J Veness, BSc (Miami), PGCE (Maternity leave)

Acting Head of Middle School: Mrs F Welch, BSc (Durham), PGCE

Head of Pre-Prep & Head of Early Years: Mrs J Blythe, BA (PTE) (Oxford Brookes), QTS

Director of Admissions and Marketing: Mrs C Rich

Houseparents
Mrs H Perry-Evans, BSc (UEA)/MSc (Wolverhampton)
Mr K Perry-Evans, BA (Cardiff), PGCE,  MA (Chester) 

Teaching Staff
Miss R Andrew, BSc (Brunel) Graduate Sports Assistant
Mrs Y Antwi-Dakwa, Drama Teacher part time maternity cover, BA (Warwick) 
Mr M Berry, MA (Cantab), PGCE, Pre-Prep
Mrs C Bickell, BSc (Bath), PGCE, MEd, EAL, French, Latin
Mr F Barber, Gap Student
Miss K Beckett, Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant, NVLQ Level 3
Mrs A Blanchard, BSc (UWE Bristol), Head of PE, Girls' Sport, Deputy House Parent
Mrs K Bolt, BSc App (Brisbane), Postgraduate Dip, Science Teacher, Upper School Teaching Assistant, Girls' Sport
Mrs K Boswell, BA (PTE) (Oxford Brookes), QTS, EVC, PGCE Literacy Difficulties, Head of Pre-Test Preparation, English, History
Miss L Botsford, BEd (Bedfordshire), Deputy Head of Pre-Prep
Mrs L Brodley, PGCE, Pre-Prep
Miss I Campbell, Performing & Creative Arts Gap Student
Mrs E Chamier-Williams, BA (Durham), PGCE, Pre-Prep Learning Support
Mrs K L Clarke, BSc (Leeds), QTS, Head of DT
Mr R L Cleaver, BA (Newcastle), MA (Worcester), PGCE, Head of Maths, Head of Examinations
Miss S Coles, BA (Exeter), Pre-Prep
Miss A Collier, BSc (Birmingham), PGCE, Pre-Prep
Miss J Collignon, MSc (Orléans), Science Technician
Miss M Costello, BA (Portsmouth), PGCE, Head of Modern Foreign Languages
Miss F Crook, BSc (Durham), PGCE, Head of Geography, Maths
Miss N Currie, Gap Student
Mrs S Dale, BSc, (Harper Adams), DT Technician, Assistant Librarian
Mrs L Davies, BEd (Sheffield), PGC SEN, PGC SpLD, AMBDA, Head of Future Schools, Head of PHSE
Mrs E Dickins, BCom (Birmingham), Librarian
Mrs J Du Plessis, PDA, HLTA, Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant
Mrs E Dupée, BA (NTU), Forest School Leader, DT Technician, Drama Assistant
Miss S Ewins, ARCM, Dip RCM perf, PGCE, Director of Music, Head of Performing Arts, Head of Calendar, Head of Houses, Senior Tutor (Girls)
Mrs G Farrow, Nursery Teaching Assistant
Miss T Ferguson, BA (St Mary’s), Middle School
Mrs J Fisher, BA (Newcastle) PGCE, Pre-Prep
Mrs H Flower, BSc (Open University), Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Godfrey, Learning Support Teacher, BA (Manchester), PG Level 5 Diploma SpLDs (Helen Arkell), Learning Support
Mrs R Golding, BSc (Glos), PGCE, Girls' Sport
Ms K Habberley, Middle School Teaching Assistant, BA (Leeds Beckett)
Mrs S Halliday, BA (Reading), PGCE, Upper School Teacher
Mr M D Hargreaves, BA, PGCE, CPSE, Head of History, Head of Scholarship, Science
Mrs E Heppell, BA, MA, ARSM, ACIM, AInstLM, Pre-Prep Music, Music Admin Assistant
Miss C Hill, Middle School Teacher, BA (Exeter)  PGCE
Mrs P Hills, BA (Aberystwyth), PGCE, Head of Drama, Head of Malvern
Mrs A Hiscock, CACHE Level 3 Diploma, Nursery Teaching Assistant
Mrs A Hughes, BA (Bard College), MA (Chicago), PGCE, Head of English
Mrs J Johnson, Forest School Teacher part time maternity cover, BA (Canterbury Christchurch), Level 3 - Forest Leader NVQ Level 3
Mr T Judge, Graduate Sports Assistant, BA (Bath)
Mr J Kennard, BSc (East Anglia), PGCE, Science, Head of Current Affairs, Head of Activities
Mrs A Lings, BEd (Oxon), Head of Nursery
Mr C McCully, BA (Liverpool John Moores), QTS, Director of Sport
Mrs H McCully, NNEB, Level 3, HLTA, Nursery Teaching Assistant
Miss S A Middleton, GRNCM, PGCE, Head of Art, English
Mrs G Newman, BA (Birmingham), PGCE, Girls’ Sport, PE
Mrs S North, MA (St Andrews), PGCE, English
Miss P Patel, BEd (Hertfordshire), PGCE, Middle School
Mrs R Pickering, BA (Exeter), PGCE, Head of RS, Head of Bickley
Ms L Price, Middle School Teacher, BSc (Birmingham).  PGCE
Mrs K V Ricks, BSc (Brunel), PGCE, Girls' Sport
Miss C Riley, BA (Warwick), PGCE, English
Mrs E Rogers, BSc (Cardiff), PGCE, Middle School
Mr T Rose, BA (Leeds Beckett), DTLLS, Head of Digital Learning & Development
Mrs E Rundle, BSc (Open University), MBPsS, PG Diploma SPLD (dyslexia) (IOE UCL), AMBDA, Learning Support
Mrs J L Russell, BEd (Newport), English, Maths, Geography, ICT
Mrs Judith Sharifi, Level 3 Diploma, HLTA, Boarding Tutor
Miss E Smith, Level 3 Diploma, HLTA, Middle School Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Steenaart, CACHE Level 3 NVQ, Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Tooze, BEd (Oxford), English
Mr J Towers, Law (Glamorgan), PGCE, Maths, Head of Chislehurst
Miss E Vosper, English, BA (University of Wales), MA (University of Wales), PGCE
Mr M Waller, BA (Wales), MA (Nottingham), Head of Latin, Head of Assessment, Head of Carswell
Mrs A Walsh, BEd (Trent), Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant
Mrs R Walsham, CACHE Level 3 Diploma, HLTA, Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Ward, BA (East Anglia), PGCE, Maths, History & Learning Support
Mrs F Welch, BSc (Durham), PGCE, Head of Geography, Maths
Mr E Williams, Geography Teacher, BSc (De Montfort), PGCE 
Mrs C Wilsdon, CACHE Level 3 Diploma, Nursery & Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant
Miss T Woodd, Middle School Teaching Assistant
 
Non Teaching Staff 
PA to Headmaster, Academic Administration: Mrs K Everatt
School Secretary: Mrs J Claverley, Louise Allen
Head of External Relations, Events and HR Manager: Mrs H Lloyd
Marketing & Communications Officer, School Photographer & Videographer: Mr J Rundle
Assistant Bursar: Mrs J Brown
Accounts Assistant: Mrs T Jenkins
School Accountant: Mrs H Wilson
Receptionists: Mrs V Thomasson, Mrs Gemma Rodgerson
Head Nurse: Mrs F Lines, RGN, Nuco First Aid Instructor
Nurse: Mrs A Codrington, RGN, Diploma Occupational Health, Nuco First Aid Instructor
Resident Boarding Tutor: Miss H Joseph-Green
Matron: Mrs D Pargeter
Estate Manager: Mr R Farrow Dip RSA and Grad IOSH
Estates Staff: Mr A Amaral, Mr J Esplin, Mr G Davies, Mr M Hobbs
Lettings Manager & Head of Activities: Mr R Paul
Manor House Cleaning: Mrs H Rowland, Miss S Hutt 
Laundry: Mrs K Titcombe

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'The social development of pupils is outstanding at all ages. This is evident in the harmonious relationshsips that exist between pupils as well as with the teaching staff and other adults in the school.'

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