Senior School Staff


Mr Matthew Shoults MA (Classics) Oxford; PGCE Cambridge

Senior Deputy Head (Pastoral)

Rebecca Irwin BA (English Literature) Manchester; PGCE (Secondary Education) Roehampton  English

Deputy Head (Academic)

Mr A Smith MA (Classics) Cambridge; MEd Cambridge; PGCE Cambridge Classics

Head of Sixth Form

 Miss J Bushell BA (Physics) Oxford; PGCE Oxford: MSc (Learning and Teaching) Oxford  Physics

Assistant Deputy Head 

Mrs K Swift BA (French and German) UCL, MA (Modern Languages in Education) Institute of Education, London; PGCE University of Southampton French and German

Assistant Deputy Head

Mr R Cheney BSc (Biological Science) Imperial College, QTS Canterbury Christ Church Biology

Assistant Deputy Head

Mrs C R E Woolner BA (Philosophy) Durham; PGCE Oxford Brookes Head of RS, Philosophy & Ethics

Senior School Teaching Staff

Ms H J Adams, BA (Physics) Oxford, PGCE King’s College London Mathematics
Miss T Adams BEd (Secondary Physical Education) University of St Mark and St John PE
Mrs V Arthur Bsc (Physics) Durham; PGCE King’s College London Mathematics
Ms A Barbosa BA (Modern Languages and Literature) Faculty of Arts University of Porto Head of Spanish (maternity leave)
Ms H Barnard BA English Studies, University of Exeter; PGCE (Secondary Education), Kings College London English
Mr R Bent, ASA swimming teacher and coach, STA Tutor, RLSS UK Trainer/Assessor, City & Guilds Training & Assessing D32 D33, Lifesaving Instructor, First Aid Instructor, Pool Plant Technician, Waterpolo coach, Football coach Coach & Instructor
Ms L A Brown, BSc Human Sciences (Hons) University College London; PGCE Biology King’s College; MA Leading Innovation and Change St Mary’s University College Head of Biology
Miss E Cagnino BA (Fine Art, Painting) Winchester School of Art; MA (Interior Spatial Design) Chelsea School of Art; PGCE Canterbury Christ Church  Art
Miss S Castano LLB, King’s College London; Maitrise en Droit, Université de Paris 1; LLM University College London;  LPC College of Law; PGCE King’s College London French, Spanish
Mrs T Cheng BA (Music) Taiwan; QTS London; MA Roehampton Head of Mandarin
Ms C Chi BA (Translation Studies) Westminster; PGCE (MFL- Mandarin) Institute of Education, London Mandarin
Ms S Craggs BEd (Drama) Central School of Speech & Drama, London Drama
Ms H Critcher BSc (Mathematics) London; PGCE Institute of Education, London Mathematics
Miss H Croft BSc (Mathematics) Bath; PGCE Secondary Mathematics University of Worcester Head of Mathematics
Ms M Di Paola BA (Fine Art)East London; PGCE Goldsmiths, London Art
Miss D Dunkley (Level 2 Netball Coach; English Premier League Academy Head Coach; B Award Umpire) PE
Miss L Dunne BMus Hons (Saxophone Performance) Royal College of Music Musician in Residence
Mrs A Duns BSc Chemistry) Christchurch NZ; Dip Teaching Christchurch NZ Chemistry
Mrs C Eastwood, BA (English Literature) Sussex, PGCE (Secondary English) UCL English
Miss L Eells BA (History) Sussex; PGCE Sussex;  MA (Historical Research) Roehampton History, Politics
Mrs C Elderkin MA (Philosophy & Theology) Oxford; PGCE King’s College London  RS, Philosophy & Ethics
Mrs P Esler BA (French/German) Kent; PGCE London Head of German, French
Mrs. R. Fisher-Black, BA (Fine Art Painting) Sir John Cass School of Art, London; PGC (Interior Spatial Design) Chelsea School of Art; PGCE (Art and Design, Secondary Education) UCL Institute of Education, London Head of Art
Mr O Futter, BA (Design) UAL; GTP Institute of Education Head of Design Technology
Mrs S O Gbadebo  Bsc (Hons) (Industrial Chemistry) Ogun State University, Nigeria; PGCE UCL:  Diploma:Teaching Learners with Dyslexia/SpLD Learning Support

Mr A Gill BSc (Behavioural Sciences) Huddersfield; PGCE Wolverhampton

Head of Computer Science, Design Technology
Miss H S Goodsell, BA Music (York) PGCE (Cambridge) OLY (Beijing) Director of Music
Miss R Gordon BA (History) Nottingham; PGCE Institute of Education, London History 
Miss A Greenslade BA (QTS) (Sports Studies /Religious & Theological Studies St Mary’s University College PE
Miss M Hanbury MA (English Literature) Edinburgh; PGCE Roehampton English
 Ms M Heppenstall BSc (Physics & Philosophy of Science) St Andrews; MSC (Philosophy of Science) LSE; QTS Canterbury Christ Church Physics
Mrs T Hobbs BSc (Environmental Management & Ecology) La Trobe, Australia; Grad Dip Education, Australia Biology
Mrs H.M. Holliday, BA (French and Spanish & Latin American Studies) London; PGCE (Modern Languages) Institute of Education, London; MA (Latin American Studies) UCL Spanish
Miss E Holmes, BA (English and Biblical Studies) Sheffield; PGCE (Warwick) English
Mr R W Ives BSc (Science with Education), Sheffield Hallam Head of Science, Head of Physics
Ms F Johnson MChem University of Edinburgh; QTS Canterbury Christ Church Head of Chemistry
Mrs S Johnson BA (RS and Educational Studies) University of Gloucestershire; PGCE Roehampton RS
Mr F Khan, BSc (Software Engineering) Coventry University; PGCE (Computer Science) King’s College London; MA (Education Management) King’s College London Computer Science
Mr W Lam, BSc (Economics) London School of Economics and Political Science Economics
Miss M Le Brun MA (Music) Oxford, PGCE Institute of Education, UCL Music, Deputy Head Sixth Form
Dr S Li BEng Warwick; DIC; PhD London; PGCE Oxford Mathematics
Ms M Z Li BA (English Literature / Foreign Languages) Taiwan; MA (Applied Linguistics) University of Wales; MPhil (Theatre Studies) Glasgow; PGCE Goldsmiths London Mandarin
Mr A Livings BSc (Geography) Bournemouth; PGCE Sussex Head of Geography
Mr M J Mc Laughlin BA (Music and Languages) Maynooth; PGDE (Music and Languages) Irish Word Music Centre, MMUS (Voice) Trinity Laban Music
Miss S Longmore, BA (History) Warwick; PGCE Reading History
Miss T Morgan MA (History of Art) Edinburgh; MA (History of Art) Courtauld Institute of Art, London; PGCE (Post-Compulsory Education) UCL Institute of Education, London Head of History of Art, Deputy Head Sixth Form
Miss L Munro-Hall BA (English and Sport Science) Loughborough University; PGCE London Metropolitan University (Secondary Physical Education) PE
Mrs C Myatt BA (English) Cambridge; MPhil (Renaissance Literature) Cambridge; MA (English Education) Teachers’ College, Columbia University English (maternity leave)
Miss S Nicholas BSc (Sports Science) Loughborough University; MSc (Education) Loughborough University, PGCE (Physical Education) Loughborough University Director of Sport
Ms E Nicoll MA (Classics) Oxford; PGCE King’s College London; MA (Education and Professional Studies) King’s College London Classics, Head of Lower School
Ms C Parr BEd Hons (Geography / Biology) Cambridge Geography, History, Head of Careers
Dr R Pearce BSc(Hons) Microbiology, University of Bristol; MSc Applied Molecular Biology of Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London; PhD London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London; PGCE University of Buckingham Biology
Ms M Pearson MEng (Engineering) Nottingham; PGCE Brunel Mathematics
Mr S Piesse MA (French and Spanish) Oxford;  PGCE King’s College, London Head of Modern Languages
Mr J Pepper MA (History) Cambridge, PGCE Kingston Head of History, Head of Politics
Ms S Plowden BA (Painting) Edinburgh College of Art Art
Miss K Prendergast, BSC (Psychology with Criminology) University of East London; MSc (Forensic Psychology) London Metropolitan University; QTS Institute of Education Head of Psychology
Mr P Quarmby BSC (Mathematics) Durham, PGCE Thames Valley  Mathematics
Mrs P.R.H. Robertson, BA (Literae Humaniores) Oxford Head of Classics
Mrs K Scales BA (History & History of Art ) Birmingham; PGCE Bristol History (maternity leave)
Mrs J Scott BEd (Human Movement) Sussex PE
Mrs J H Sheikh MA (French and Spanish) Cambridge; PGCE Bath Spanish
Dr P Sheldon BSc (Biochemistry) UCL; PhD Birmingham; PGCE Warwick Chemistry
Miss H Silvester BA (English Literature and History) Durham; MA (English) King’s College London; PGCE Buckingham Head of English
Dr J Stark MMath (Mathematics) Bath; PhD (Mathematics) Bath; PGCE Institute of Education, London Mathematics
Miss G Stannard, BSc (Geography) The University of Exeter; PGCE UCL Institute of Education Geography
Dr P Stocker, BA (Economics) Leeds Metropolitan; MA (History) West Virginia University; PhD (History) Teesside University History

Mrs J Spencer, MA (Comparative Literature) King’s College London; PGCE (MFL Secondary Education) King’s College London

Miss C Watkins: BA Hons (Management) University of Nottingham; PGCE (Business Studies and Economics) Institute of Education, London; MA (Leadership) UCL Head of Economics
Ms D Whitmarsh BEd (English, Speech & Drama) Central School of Speech & Drama, London Director of Drama
Dr C Williams-Foster BA (Fine Art) Falmouth; PGCE Brighton: MA (Fine Art) Southampton; PhD Southampton Head of Learning Support
Mrs H Zhou, BA (Environmental Management) Manchester; PGDip (Urban Planning) Manchester; PGCE Plymouth. Mathematics

School Technicians

Miss M Blenkinsop Chemistry
Mr B Jevtic Physics
Miss A Sinclair Humanities
Mrs C Asassa Design Technology
Mrs C Coxhill Art
Mrs N Richardson Biology

Language Assistants

Ms D Liesse French
Mrs T Vernon French
Miss S Yureri Germany
Mrs B Langham Spanish
Mrs B Martinez Spanish
Mrs P Luo Mandarin

Senior/Whole School Administration and Support Staff

Ms S Aharbil Examinations Officer
Mr J Baines Director of Finance & Operations
Mr D Barrett Premises Manager
Mr R Bent Swimming Coach
Mrs E Broekmann School Librarian & Archivist
Mrs N Burns Spence Alumnae Relations
Mr Z Campbell Senior IT Technician
Mrs M Cleary Head’s PA
Mrs J Collamati Finance Manager
Mrs N Copeland Finance Assistant
Mr  D Coxhill Caretaker
Mrs M Denning Senior School Administrator /Support to DFO
Mr C Edwards Senior Caretaker
Mrs H Gething Director of Marketing
Miss S Gill HR Manager
Miss J Guiste-Burrows Finance Officer
Mrs B Henry Facilities Manager
Mrs G Howard School Counsellor
Mrs H McGinn School Nurse
Miss E Miyama Senior School Administrator/Support to Deputy Head Academic
Mrs J Munro Sixth Form Administrator
Mr E Ntuluwaba Caretaker
Mr A Parker Caretaker
Mr S Patel IT Operations Manager
Mrs E Ratchford Data Manager
Mrs A Ratcliffe Senior School Office Manager
Mr C Reddy IT Technician
Mrs J Ryan Senior School Receptionist
Mrs J Smith Drama Technician
Ms L Smith Registrar
Mr B Sunter Caretaker
Miss G Thompson  Senior School Administrator/Support to Deputy Head Pastoral