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Senior Leadership Team


Miss Suzy Pett
Head of English MA Cantab, English

Mr James Courtnay Clack

English BA Hons, English Literature
Ms Stephanie Gartrell
Joint 2nd in English MA Hons Oxon, English Language & Literature
Mrs Emma Gleadhill*
English MA Oxon, English Language & Literature
Ms Fionnuala Kennedy
Deputy Head (Pastoral)/English MA Oxon, English Language & Literature
Ms Sarah Lindon
English BA Hons Oxford, English; MPhil University South Wales, Writing (Poetry)
Mrs Jane Lunnon
Head/English BA Hons Bristol, English
Mrs Charlotte Moon
Joint 2nd in English BA Hons UCL, English, MA UCL, Film Studies

* Denotes part-time staff 


Mrs Helena Rees
Head of Mathematics PGCE Cambridge, Maths, BA Hons Hull, Psychology
Mrs Clare Duncan
Mathematics, Assistant Head, Performance BSc Hons Sheffield, Maths
Ms Zoe Dunn
Mathematics BSc University of London, Mathematical Sciences for Business, Finance and Industry
Ms Gill Carpenter*
Mathematics BSc Hons London, Mathematics
Ms Jane Fawcett
Mathematics MA Oxford, Politics, Philosophy & Economics
Mrs Roz Johnson
Mathematics/ Deputy Head of Sixth Form BSc Hons Leeds, Maths

Mr Bob Haythorne

Director of Studies , Mathematics and Physics  MA Oxon
Ms Abigail Kingston
Mathematics BA UCL, Maths & Modern Languages, MMedSci Sheffield, Human Nutrition
Ms Alys Lloyd
Mathematics BSc Reading, Maths & Psychology
Mrs Sally Reeves*
Mathematics BSc Hons London, Mathematics

Miss Harriet Robjent

Mathematics MSc, Maths and Primate Conservation Science

*Denotes part-time staff 


Ms Mary McGovern
Head of Chemistry BSC Hons University of Ireland, Chemistry
Miss Ariola Gashi
Chemistry/Physics BSc Hons UCL, Chemistry
Mr Anthony Kane
Chemistry BSc Hons Durham, Chemistry
Ms Mari Nicholas
Chemistry MChem Hons Oxford, Chemisty
Mrs Edith Goakes
Head of Physics BEng Hons UCL, Engineering, MA King's College London, Education Management, 
Mr Bob Haythorne
Physics/ Mathematics/ Acting Deputy Head, Academic BSc (Hons) Nottingham, Physics

Mr Paul Holloway

Physics  BA Durham, Theology

Miss Nicola Kersley

Physics/KS3 Science Coordinator BSc Imperial College, Physics
Mr Raj Khuman
Physics/Maths BSc Bristol, Physics
Dr Silke Neumann
Head of Biology PhD Environmental Biology, University of Guelph, Canada

Mrs Nicola Cooper

Biology/Director of HE and Careers BSc Hons Leicester, Combined Studies
Mrs Suzanne East*
Biology BSc Hons Sheffield, Animal & Plant Biology
Dr Richard Gale
Biology BSc Hons Oxon, DPhil Oxon, Genetics

Dr Nadine Risso

Biology PHD, Biochemistry, Cambridge

*Denotes part-time staff 

Modern Languages

Ms Claire Baty
Head of French BA Hons Warwick, French & German
Mrs Valerie Moloney*
French MA Limoges
Mrs Suzanne Stone*
French BA Hons Cardiff, French
Ms Hazel Ruck
Head of Spanish BA North London Polytechnic, Humanities; MBA South Bank, Education
Mrs Monique Nullens
Spanish / Head of Year 9 / SHINE Serious Fun on Saturday Coordinator BSc Hons Cardiff, European Studies with Spanish/ Italian
Mrs Yolanda Rodriguez Docampo*
Spanish Universidad de Vigo, Humanities
Mrs Adèle Venter
Head of German BA Hons Pretoria, German, French, English, MA Sorbonne, French and Comparative Literature

Mrs Claire Serafini


German / French BA (Hons) Nottingham, German

*Denotes part-time staff


Mr Mark Wilmore
Head of Classics MA Oxon, Classics
Mrs Hattie Franklin
Classics MA Oxon, Classics

Mr Daniel Addis

Classics MA Cambridge, Classics

Dr Paulina Taraskin

Classics D Phil Cambridge, Philosophy



Miss Nicola Higgs
Head of Geography

BA Hons UCL, Geography


Mrs Wayne Eaves*
Geography MA Oxon, Geography, MSc London, Conservation

Mrs Rachel Adams*

Geography ‚ÄčBSc Hons Southampton, Geology MSc Kingston, FRGS, CGeog

Dr Stephanie Harel

Geography PhD Royal Holloway, Geography

*Denotes part-time staff


Miss Emily Anderson
Head of History BA Hons Cambridge, History

Mrs Suzanne East

History (and Biology) BSc Hons Sheffield, Animal & Plant Biology
Mrs Jenny Lingenfelder*
History BA Hons Southampton, History
Mr Paul Murphy

History / Politics

MA Cantab

Miss Holly Beckwith

History / Politics BA Hons Durham, English Literature and History
Mr Richard White
History, Head of Year 9, DoE Bronze coordinator BA University of Leeds, History

*Denotes part-time staff


Mr Keith Cawsey
Head of RS / Head of Year 11 BA Hons Cardiff, Theology

Mrs Andrea Croucher*

RS BA Hons Birmingham, History & Theology
Mr John Gunn*
RS BA Hons King's College London, Theology

*Denotes part-time staff


Mr John Doyle
Psychology BSc London Guildhall, Psychology



Mr Richard Finch
Head of Economics BA Hons Leeds, Economics & Politics


Mr Richard Bristow
Director of Music MA Oxon, Music
Ms Clare Green*
Music BA Hons Canterbury, Music & Education, M Mus Canterbury
Dr John Parsons
Music, Director of Sixth Form BMus MA PhD, Cardiff

*Denotes part-time staff


Ms Deborah McDowell
Head of Drama/ English BA Hons Lancaster, English Lit & Theatre Studies
Ms Fi Eastaugh
Drama/ English BA Hons Aberystwyth, Drama



Ms Rebecca Owens
Head of Art BA Hons Camberwell School of Art & Graphic Design
Ms Holly Muxworthy
Art BA Central St Martins College of Art & Design, Fine Art; MA University of West London, Leadership & Innovation

Miss Elin Mbeyela

Art BA Nottingham Trent, Fashion Knitwear Design



Miss Marcia Phillip
Head of DT/Textiles BEd Leeds, DT

Mrs Pauline Gibson*


MEd Sheffield, Training and Education HND Hotel Management and Catering

Miss Sinead Leonard*

DT / Textiles BA Limerick Institute of Technology, Fashion Design
Ms Alex Moulder*
DT/Product Design BA Sheffield, Architecture & Landscape

*Denotes part-time staff


Miss Louise Gordon

Director of Sport BSc Glasgow, Physiology and Sport

Ms Shona Martin

Head of Academic PE
MA Bedford, BA Hons Northampton; Education, Secondary PE, Sports Studies with History
Mrs Karen Hammond
Assistant Director of Sport BEd Brighton, Physical Education
Miss Jenny Cox
PE/ Assistant Head, Co-Curricular and Partnerships BSc Hons Brunel, Sports Science; Leisure Management
Mrs Justine Frost*
Swimming ASA/ UKCC Level 2 Teaching Aquatics
Miss Jessica Regan
PE (Gymnastics & Dance) BA Hons Durham, Sport

Miss Jaime-Lee Paterson

PE  BA Flinders, Health Sciences & Education
Mrs Gillian Lindsay
Director of Rowing  
Mr Will Hetherington
Assistant Director of Rowing  

*Denotes part-time staff

Computer Science

Veerman Sajadah*
Head of Computer Science and ICT MSc Middlesex, Computer Networks

Miss Fizza Hasan

Computer Science BA Hons Middlesex, Business Studies with Computing

Learning Support Coordinator

Ms Isabelle Alexander

Head of Learning Support (SEND) Assessment Practising Certificate from The Dyslexia Guild; Certificate in Psychometric Testing from The British Psychological Society; Hornsby Course in Dyslexia and Literacy; BA French and Politics, Staffordshire


Ms Oceane Toffoli
Senior School Librarian MA Aberystwyth, Economic & Social Studies/ Information & Library Studies

Support Staff

These are the support staff in the Senior School with whom parents are most likely to come into contact. 

Mrs Heather Anzante
Senior Admissions Secretary  
Mrs Isla Brown
Miss Carolyn Gordon Senior School Receptionist  
Me Estelle Clinton
Head's PA  
Mrs Joanne Joyce
Development Director  
Miss Zoe Black
Office Manager  
Mrs Noreen Rashid
Assistant Admissions Secretary, Senior School
(& Junior Admissions Secretary)

* Denotes part-time staff