The Staff

Academic Year 2020-2021

A full list of staff is available as a downloadable PDF:

Staff List

Executive Director – Mr M Farmer BA (Hons), PGCE
Headmaster – Mr B Everitt BSc, MEd, PGCE
Deputy Headmaster – Mr J Pulford BSc (Hons), PGCE
Assistant Head – Ms J Schembri BA, PGCE
Assistant Head (Academic) – Mr T Heaver BSc, MSc (Oxon), PGCE
Head of Lower Prep – Miss S Gallop BA, PGCE
Director of Finance – Mrs C Minikin BA, ACA

Academic Staff

Mrs S Attree BEd – Head of Girls’ Sport, Science
Mrs A Bowen PGCE – Year 1 Class Teacher, Lower Prep Science Coordinator
Mrs S Calpin – Swimming
Mrs J Carpenter BA, PGCE – Year 2 Class Teacher, Lower Prep
Geography Coordinator
Mr M Chapman BA, PGCE – English, Head of Year 6, Year 6 Class Tutor
Mrs I Chan – Nursery Assistant
Mrs C Conlan BEd (Hons), MA – Mathematics, Year 5 Class Tutor
Mr D Cox BA (Hons), QTS – Head of PE and Prep Sport, Head of Football
Mr R Cross BA, MA, PGCE – Head of History, Year 6 Class Tutor
Mrs L De Almeida DipEd – Year 3 Class Teacher
Mr A Down BSc (Exon), PGCE – Head of Cricket, Clubs Coordinator,
Hockey Coach
Mr C Doyle-Davidson BSc, PGCE – Head of Geography, Head of Year 8
Mr B Everitt BSc MEd PGCE – Science
Miss E Fagan BSc, HDip Education – Head of Mathematics, Year 6 Class Tutor
Mrs L-A Fletcher-Irving BA (Hons), CACHE Level 3 – Early Years Practitioner
Miss R Freeman BA – Year 2 Class Teacher, Lower Prep Maths Coordinator
Miss S Gallop BA PGCE – Early Years SENCO
Mrs C Green BA, PGCE – English (on maternity leave)
Mrs H Hanson BA, PGCE – Head of Drama
Mr R Harris BA, LGSM – Director of Music
Ms F Hart MA (Oxon), PGCE – Mathematics, Maths & Assessment
Tracking, Head of Year 4, Year 4 Class Tutor
Mrs S Hastings BA, PGCE – Year 1 Class Teacher, Lower Prep History
Ms M Heap BA, PGCE, QTS – Teaching Assistant
Mr T Heaver BSc, MSc (Oxon), PGCE – Head of Year 5, Year 5 Class Tutor
Mr J Hinds BA, PGCE – Head of Year 7, Director of Digital Strategy
and Innovation
Mrs E Hobson CWDC Level 3 – Pre-Nursery Lead, Swimming
Mr P Hodgson BA, MA – Director of Sport
Mrs M Hopkins MA (Cantab), PGCE – Head of English
Mrs J Hurst – Early Years Assistant
Mr S Jakubowski BEd, QTS – Head of Religious Education, Year 5 Class Tutor
Miss K Jones ASA Level 2 – Swimming
Mr W Lamport BA, PGCE – English, Year 4 Class Tutor
Mrs C Loader BA, QTS – Teaching Assistant, Reading Scheme Coordinator
Ms M Luke BA, CWDC Level 3 – Head of Nursery
Mrs R Marcar BA Cert ToD OCR Level 5 Dip – Learning Support
Miss H Marsden BSc, PGCE, OCR Level 7 Dip
– Head of Learning Support (SENCO)
Mr M Mellstrom – Head of Skiing, Games
Miss N Meneghin MA (TFL), GTP (QTS) – Head of Modern Languages
Mr S Minikin BSc, PGCE – Head of Science, Year 5 Class Tutor
Miss I Moore BA, PGCE – Physical Education, Cross Country
Mrs A Neale – Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Offord BSc, MSc, PGCE, Dip SpLD – Team Leader for Specialist
Learning Support
Mrs B O’Neill BA, PGCE – Reception –Year 3 Teacher
Mr F O’Neill BA, QTS – Head of Football, PSHE, Science
Mrs A Palmer BA – Teaching Assistant
Miss K Parsons DPP Childcare – Teaching Assistant
Mr M Peach BA, QTS – Year 3 Class Teacher, Lower Prep ICT Coordinator
Mrs D Porcel Martin BA (Hons) CAP – Spanish
Mrs J Poulter CWDC Level 3 – Early Years Practitioner
Mrs R Roberts BSc, MBA, PGCE, OCR Level 5 Dip – Learning Support
Mrs C Rossi CWDC Level 3 – Early Years Practitioner
Mrs F Sanders BA (Hons) PGCE – Art
Mrs H Sansome BSc, PGCE, OCR Level 5 Dip – Learning Support
Ms J Schembri BA, PGCE – French
Miss S Shear BA (Hons), PGCE – Head of Art
Mrs A Sherazee NNEB – Teaching Assistant
Ms C Sinclair BEd – Year 3 Class Teacher, Lower Prep RE & Assessment
Mrs R Spooner BA, QTS – English, French
Mrs N Stefano DE Primary Education, HDE Junior Primary Education
Cape Town, QTS – Reception Class Teacher
Mrs A Stevens BA – Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Thornton BMus, DipABRSM, PGCert, LTCL, ATCL, PGCE – Music
Dr A Verny White BEng, PhD, PGCE – Science, Year 4 Class Tutor
Mrs S Watkinson BA (Dunelm) – Classics, Librarian
Mrs S Woods BEd – Early Years Teacher, Forest School Leader

Heads of House

Miss I Moore (Borelli)
Mr F O’Neill (Bowen)
Mr A Down (Morton)
Mr J Hinds (Radford)
Ms N Meneghin (Stokes)
Mrs R Spooner (Tylor)

School Nurse

Miss K Dew BN (Hons), RN

School Counsellor

Ms N Kennesion (Valley Trust Counselling Service)


Mrs A Charles – Director of Admissions
Mrs S Kang BSc, ACTA – Headmaster’s PA
Mrs N Menzies – Head of Marketing
Mrs S Bell – Marketing Ambassador
Mrs R Cope – Admissions Officer
Mrs S Codd – School Secretary
Miss L McCambridge – School Secretary


Mrs J Aspinwall – ISAMS Administrator
Mrs D Hayward BA – Accountant
Mrs J de Voil NVQ Level 2, Laser Learning Award (Spld) Level 3 – Finance Assistant
Mrs S Kimble – Finance Assistant
Miss R Smith – Finance Assistant


Mr M Mellstrom – Facilities Supervisor
Mr R Monks – Facilities and Health/Safety Coordinator
Mr A Smith – Head Groundsman
Mr M King – Grounds Assistant
Mr H Hahn – Caretaker


Mr S Lewis – Cleaning and Minibus Supervisor


Mr G Harvey (Catering Manager, Harrisons),
Mr J Henson (Area Manager, Harrisons)

Laboratory Technician

Miss B Arnold BSc

Peripatetic Music Staff

Mrs T Affonso BMus, MMus – Piano
Mrs S Barnes BMus, PGC, RSAMD, PGCE – Cello/Double Bass
Mrs K Brewster GRSM, LRAM – Oboe
Mr B Brooker – Drums/Percussion
Ms N Daly ARCM, GRSM – Recorder
Miss L Dubery BMus, TCM, TCM (Adv) – Bassoon
Mrs S Geddes BA, LGSM – Piano
Mrs N Haysted BA – Saxophone/Clarinet
Mrs G Herbert GRSM, LRAM – Violin/Viola
Mrs J Mallin MA, ATCL – Piano
Mrs E Millar BA – Flute
Mrs D Morley BMus – Singing
Mr R Price ARCM – Brass
Mr D Smith AGSM Dip – Guitar
Mrs S Weston BMus, GRSM, ARMCM, PGCE – Piano