Our Staff

Senior Management Team

Mrs J Tudor

MA (Ed) (OU), BSc (Hons) London

Mr I Vallance

Deputy Head: Academic
BEd Bristol, MA (Education) London SB University

Mr N Patterson


Mrs C Gilding-Brant

Deputy Head: Pastoral (Upper School) and Head of Sixth Form
BA, Brighton

Mrs S Hills

Deputy Head: Pastoral (Lower School) and Head of SEND
MSc London, BEd (Hons) Leeds Polytechnic

Mr R Battrick

Assistant Head of Sixth Form
BA (Hons) Loughborough, MA Cardiff

Mr D Savage

Pastoral Care – Years 9, 10 & 11 and Boarding House Parent
BA Humberside

Mrs D Ennis

Head of Marketing, Admissions & Development




Mr R Battrick | Head of Art

Mrs A Venables | Art Teacher

Miss S Hitchcock | Photography Assistant


Dr R Freeman | Teacher of Classics

Drama & Theatre Studies

Mrs E Brown | Director of Drama and Theatre Studies

Mrs J Harris | Teacher of Drama

Mr I Cullen | Visiting Drama Teacher

Economics & Business Studies

Ms L Stephens | Head of Business and Economics


Mrs C Rees | Head of English

Mrs E Simpson | English Teacher

Miss D Bahbra | English Teacher

Mrs K Clutterbuck | English Teacher

Mrs A Chick | English Teacher

Design & Technology

Mr D Savage | Head of Engineering

Mrs C McCafferty | Head of Textiles Technology

Food & Nutrition

Mrs S Gibson | Head of Food & Nutrition


Mrs B Eveleigh | Head of Geography (Maternity Cover)

Mr G Cromb | Geography Teacher

Mrs K Knight | Head of Geography (On Maternity Leave from Sept 18)


Mr P Maynard | Head of History

Mrs V Stratton | History Teacher

Information & Communication Technology

Mr D Beasley | Head of Digital Learning and Computer Science


Miss R Duncan | Head of Mathematics

Mrs N Dawson | Mathematics Teacher

Mr I Vallance | Mathematics Teacher

Miss L Walls | Mathematics Teacher

Mr S McGonnell | Mathematics Teacher

Modern Languages

Miss H Ryan | Head of MFL

Mrs H Hinz | MFL Teacher

Miss K Intxaurbe | MFL Teacher

Mrs L Simmonds | MFL Teacher

Mrs L Porter | French Conversation

Mrs C Paisley | German Conversation

Mrs S Huddleston | Spanish Conversation

Miss K Baldwin | Visiting Teacher for Chinese

Mrs S Rose | Russian Tutor


Mrs H Strivens | Head of Psychology

Mrs C Gilding-Brant | Psychology Teacher

Religious Studies

Miss T Matthews | Head of Religious  Studies (Maternity Cover)

Mrs K Matsuya | Head of Religious Studies (On Maternity Leave from Sept 18)

Mrs S Kearns | Religious Studies Teacher


Mrs J Ellwood | Director of Music

Mrs J Clark | Music Teacher

Mr A McKenna | Music Teacher

Mr A Gwilt | Clarinet/Saxophone

Mr J Mitchell | Rock Guitar

Mr M Davies | Singing

Mr N Charlton | Cello

Mr J Ellwood | Brass Tutor

Mrs H Cheng | Piano

Mrs L Roper | Singing

Mrs M Stallwood | Classical Guitar

Mr M Kelly | Violin/Viola

Physical Education

Mrs K Hobson | Director of Sport

Mr M Humphrey | Head of Boys’ Sport

Mrs C Gilding-Brant | PE Teacher

Miss J Cumming | PE Teacher

Mrs S Hills | PE Teacher


Mrs H Buck | Head of Science

Dr R Jones | Head of Biology

Mr S Bond | Head of Physics

Dr W Ross | Head of Chemistry

Mrs J Tudor | Chemistry Teacher

Mrs F Blackmore | Physics Teacher

Outdoor Education

Mrs S Hills

Mr P Hills | Outdoor Activities Co-ordinator

Teaching Support / SEN

Mrs S Hills | SENCO

Mrs C Mccafferty | Assistant SENCO

Mrs E Simpson | EAL Teacher

Mrs B Beaup | EAL Tutor

Mrs S Wakelin | SEN Tutor

Miss K Dworkin | Graduate Boarding and Sports Assistant

Boarding Staff

Mr D Savage | Boarding House Parent

Mrs S Savage | Boarding House Parent

Miss J Cumming | Assistant Housemistress

Mr I Vallance | Housemaster

Miss T Matthews|  Boarding  Assistant

Miss K Dworkin | Graduate Boarding and Sports Assistant


Mrs H Lan | School Medical Officer


Mrs R Maskelyne | Senior Librarian

Mrs D Godfrey | Assistant Librarian

Support Staff

Mr N Patterson | Bursar

Mrs R Stevens | Finance Bursar

Mrs D Ennis | Head of Marketing, Admissions & Development

Mrs N Hall | Head’s PA & HR Manager

Mrs L Cox | Examinations Officer

Mr O Bamber | Theatre Manager

Mr D Wilkinson | ICT Technician

Mrs S Norman | Administration Assistant

Mrs C Crombie | Registrar

Mrs J Fowler | Finance Assistant

Mrs J Leatherby | School Secretary

Mrs S Hawkins | Alumni Co-ordinator and School Secretary

Mrs S Humphreys | Centenary Coordinator

Mr G Wilkins | Exams Invigilator

Mrs C Sowton | Exams Invigilator

Mrs E Coogan-Beck | Chef Manager

Mrs A Williams | Chef de Partie

Mr S Taylor | Chef de Partie

Miss S Hill | Commis Chef


Mrs N Partner | Food and Textile Technician

Mrs N Allaway | Science Technician

Mrs K Crawshaw | Science Technician