Senior School Staff

Below is our senior school staff list, last updated in August 2020. 

Read profiles of some of our teachers.

Headmistress

Mrs Sarah Clark, MA (Cantab), NPQH

Chief Operating Officer

Mr Ian Callender, BA (Oxon)

Deputy Heads

Academic: Mrs C. Hitchen, MA (Nottingham), MEng (Newcastle)
Pastoral: Dr H. Bagworth-Mann, BA (Brunel), PhD (Brunel)

Director of Studies and Administration

Mr M. Burke, BA (Newcastle), MA (Durham)

Head of Junior School

Mrs J. Newman, BEd (Cantab)

Assistant Heads

Teaching and Learning: Mrs J. Bedi, MA (Cantab)
Enrichment: Mr J. Majithia, BA (Oxon)
Professional Development: Mr H. Waddington, MA (Cantab), MPhil (Cantab) FRGS
Senior Tutor : Dr C.Jackson, PhD (Glasgow)
Head of Sixth Form: Miss D. Gibbs, BA (Surrey)
Head of Upper School: Mrs E. Wells, BSc (York), MPhil (Cantab)
Head of Middle School: Mr B. Tosh, BA (Greenwich)

SEN Advisor

Mrs K. Cowan, BA (Sussex), PGCE, OCR APC (SpLD) CELTA

Director of University Admissions

Mr D. James-Williams, BA (London), MA (Open)

Director of IB Diploma

Dr H. Linscott, BA (University College London), MA (UCL), PhD (UCL)

Head of Careers

Dr R. Silverman, BSc (Nottingham), MSc (Nottingham), PhD (Bristol)

Head of Examinations

Mrs A. Evans-Evans, BSc (Manchester)

Director of Admissions, Marketing & Communications

Ms Catherine Lister 

Director of Development

Mr Julian Marland

 

In the departmental sections, * denotes Head of Department.

Art and Design

Ms O. D'Cruz, BA (Warwick)
Ms S. Goldstein-Opasiak, BA (London), MEd (Cambs)
Miss G. Holland, BA Fine Art - Sculpture (Loughborough)
Miss N. Young, BA (Loughborough), MA (UWIC)

Classics

*Dr G. McCormick, DPhil (Oxon)
Miss C. Jones, MA (Edinburgh)
Dr H. Linscott, BA (University College London), MA (UCL), PhD (UCL)
Miss S. May, MA (St Andrews)
Mr E. Pike, BA (London), MA (Cape Town)

 

Computing

Ms M. Greenland, BSc (De Montfort)
* Mr Z. Qureshi, BSc (Hertfordshire)
Mrs E. Staves, BSc (Loughborough), MSc (Loughborough)

 

Drama

* Miss H. May, BA (Princeton University)
Miss D. Gibbs, BA (Surrey)
Mr B. Tosh, BA (Greenwich)
Mrs S. Wettreich, BA (East Anglia) 

 

 

Economics

* Mrs S. Dean, BSc (London), MSc (London)
Mrs J. Duthie, BSc (Lancaster)
Mr M. Smith, BA (Camb), MA (Cantab)
Mrs E. Wells, BSc (York), MPhil (Cantab)

English

*Ms M. Henson, BA (Cork), MA (Cork)
Mrs J. Bedi, MA (Cantab)
Dr P. Aherne, MA (London), PhD (London)
Mrs T. Anslow, BA (Oxon)
Ms T. Cummings, BA (Cantab)
Ms N. Dovedi, BA (Oxon)
Mrs S. Gamsu, BA (Leeds)
Mr D. James-Williams, BA (London), MA (Open)
Dr R. McLoughlin, DPhil (Oxon)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geography

* Miss J. Payne, BA (Manchester)
Mr M. Hadley, BSc (Edinburgh)
Mr N. McMinn, MSc (London)
Mrs C. Richards, BA (Exeter)
Mr H. Waddington, MA (Cantab), MPhil (Cantab) FRGS

 

 

History and Government & Politics

Dr H. Bagworth-Mann, BA (Brunel), PhD (Brunel)
Mrs S. Cantor, BA (London)
Mr L. Forde, BA (London, MA (UCL)
Mr J.P. Glock, BSc (London)
Miss V. Holley, BA (Oxon)
Mr J. Majithia, BA (Oxon)
Dr J. Roberts, MA (St Andrews), MPhil (London), DPhil (Oxon)
*Dr W. Van Reyk, BA, MSt, DPhil (Oxon)

Mathematics

* Mr W. Galton, BA (Cantab)
Miss S. Aloysius, BSc (London)
Dr P. Avramidou, BA (Thessaloniki), MSc (Wyoming), PhD (Illinois)
Mr P. Chui, MA (Cantab), MSc (London)
Miss D. Cooper, MSc (London)
Dr R. Ferguson, BSc (Bath), PhD (Bath)
Mrs C. Hitchen, MA (Nottingham), MEng (Newcastle)
Mrs E. Livingston, MEng (Bristol) (
Mrs E. Shaw, BEd (Hons) Cantab
Mr M. Thorogood, BSc (Sussex)
Mr N. Vaghjiani, BSc (Warwick)
Mr L. Winston, BA (Cantab)

 

 

Modern Languages

*  Ms D. Mardell, MA (Cantab), MEd (Cantab) Head of Modern Foreign Languages / Spanish
Miss L. Aubic, MA (Marne-la-Vallee), CAPES (Paris IV)
Miss A. Biau, BA (Lyon)
* Miss K.D. Bonnal, Maitrise (Avignon) French
Mrs L. Dean, Maitrise (Paris XII), DESS (Montpellier)
Miss H. Geng, BA (Jiang Su), MBA (Lincoln)
* Ms A. Hickman, BA (Durham) Mandarin
Mrs L. Iakobachvili
* Dr N. Ibba, MA (Bologna), PhD (London) Italian
* Miss E. Makower, BA (Oxon) Russian
Miss C. Ortiz, BA (Salamanca), MA (Salamanca
Mrs M. Pampus, BA (London)
Ms A. Santos, BA (Hons) (Aveiro)
Mrs X. Yerbury, MA (London)

Language Assistants

Miss F. Croce (Italian) MA (Torino), MA (London)
Ms E. Hernandez Moral (Spanish)
Mrs W. Hu (Chinese), MA (London)
Mrs L. Iakobachvili (Russian)
Ms K. Kohnlein (German), MA (Ruprecht Karls University)
Mrs M. Kuo (Chinese), BA (Taiwan), MA (Hertfordshire)
Mx W. Mouelle Makolle (French), MPhil (Oxon)
Miss C. Marche (French) BA (Toulouse Jean Jaures)

Music

* Mr C. Ham, BA (Cantab), MMus (Royal Northern College of Music)
Mr L. Haigh, BMus (Edin)
Miss L. James, BMus (London)
Mr D. Lawrence, BMus (London), LRAM, ARCM
 


There are an additional 25 visiting musicians who teach violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar, bassoon, clarinet, saxophone, flute, oboe, recorder, singing, harp, harpsichord, pianoforte, organ, french horn, percussion and brass.

Physical Education

* Miss G. Aldcroft, BA (Liverpool)
Mrs A. Ansell, BSc (Birmingham) 
Mrs C. Britton, BA (London) (maternity leave)
Mrs G. Castle, BA (Liverpool John Moores)
Miss C. Hill, BSc (Birmingham)
Miss E. Horncastle, BSc (Coventry)
Mrs K. Kiernan, BA (Connecticut)
Mrs J. Mari, BEd (London)
Mrs J. Rafter, BA (London)
Mrs N. Taberner, BA (Brighton)

Religious Studies & Philosophy

Miss C. Hayne, BA (Oxon)
* Mr J. Holt, BA (Durham), MA (Open University)
Mr M. Burke, BA (Newcastle), MA (Durham)
Mr E. Cobb, BA (Warwick), MSc (Manchester)
Mrs J. Demetriou, BA (London)

Science

Mrs D. Barnett, MChem (Manchester)
Dr C. Browning, BSc (Bath), PhD (London)
Mr S. Bryers, MSc (Nottingham)
Mrs A. Evans-Evans, BSc (Manchester)
Miss G. Glover, BSc (East Anglia), MA (London)
Dr A. Hill, BA (Leeds)
Mrs N. Hutchings, BSc (Brunel)
Dr C. Jackson, PhD (Glasgow), BSc (Glasgow)
Miss H. Rice, BSc (Liverpool)
* Miss M. Siddiqui, BSc (London) Chemistry
Dr R. Silverman, BSc (Notts), MSc (Notts), PhD (Bristol)
Mr M. Stoklas, MSc (London)
Ms L. Timm, MChem (Oxon)
* Mrs N. Timoshina, MSc (Moscow) Physics

Librarians

*Mrs J. Bartlett, BA, M.Lib, MCLIP
Mr T. Chan, BSc, MA, MHKLA
Mrs G. Goad
Mrs D. Greatrex, BA, Hons DipLib
Dr L. Vinten, MA (St Andrews), MPhil, PhD (Cantab), DipArch (UCL)