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The Senior Leadership Team

Head Master Mr W Goldsmith BA (Hons), FRSA, FCCT
Senior Deputy Head and Head of Prep Mr K Wills, BSc (Hons), PGCE
Head of Pre-Prep Mrs E Adriano, BA (Hons), PGCE, PGDip
Assistant Head – Pastoral (Prep School) Miss L Squire BA (Hons), PGCE

Assistant Head – Academic (Prep School)

Maths Teacher, Boys Games

Mr I Nicholas BA (Hons) QTS

Business Director

Clerk to the Governors

Mrs K Chorley, LLB (Hons), FCA


Academic Staff


Modern Foreign Languages

Year 8 Form Tutor

Mrs C Alderson, Licence en Langues Etrangères GTP
Year 2 Teacher Mrs G Amankwah, BEd, QTS
Head of Physical Education – Pre-Prep School Mrs L Barlow, BEd (Hons)
After School Care Supervisor & Playground Mentor Mrs S Brooks-Sayward

Year 5 Teacher

Head of Revenge House

Mrs S Douglas BSc (Hons), GTp

Teacher of PE and Boys’ Games

Year 8 Form Tutor

Mr J Elston, BA (Hons)

Head of  Computing

Head of Rodney House

Mrs C Emmerson-Smith, BEd (Hons)
Year 5 Teacher Mrs K Evans, BA (Hons), QTS
Reception Teacher Mrs J Evans, BA (Hons), MA, PGCE

Head of Modern Foreign Languages

Year 6 Form Tutor

Ms M Flieger, Staatsexamen in English and Linguistics
Kindergarten Teacher Miss R Flint, BA (Hons), EYTS
Head of Science Mr C R Foran, BA (Mod Hons), HDipEd (Hons)

SEND Tutor

Food Technology Teacher

Mrs G Furnell, NVQ3 in CCL+D
KS2 Teaching Assistant Mrs M Ghafadgi, BA (Hons)

Head of Design Technology

Year 7 Form Tutor

Head of Victory House

Mr D Giani, BSc (Hons), PG Dip, GTP
Year 1 Teacher Mrs A Gilbert BA (Hons)
Head of Humanities Mrs E Goble, BA (Hons), AKC, PGCE
Art Teacher Ms C Hawkins, BA (Hons)

Year 3 Teacher

Girls’ Games

Miss C Hewson, BSc (Hons), PGCE
SEN Assistant Mrs C Holbrook BEd (Hons)

Year 5 Teacher

Coordinator of Girls Games (Years 3 – 8)

Mrs Z James BSc (Hons), PGCE
Drama Teacher Mr A Jennings BA (Hons)

SEND Co-ordinator

Mathematics Teacher

Ms G Kenworthy-Brown, GMus, PGCE
Year 5 Teacher (maternity cover) Ms Lydia Kerber, MA (Hons),Primary PGCE, QTS
Year 3 Teacher Mrs M Learmont BA (Oxon), PGCE
Year 5 Teacher Mrs R Mitchell
Kindergarten Class Teacher

Mrs T  Novelli, Higher Education Diploma (South Africa)

Diploma in Specialised Education (Remedial)

SEN Tutor Ms D O’Donnell
Girls’ Games Teacher Mrs A O’Donovan BA (Hons)

Swimming Teacher

Boarding House Parent

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs A Onions, BSc (Hons), STA

Head of Latin

Boarding House Parent

Boys’ Games Teacher

Mr J Onions, BA (Hons), MEd, PGCE

Head of Maths

Year 6 Form Tutor

Mrs H Padam, BSc (Hons), PGCE, MA

French Teacher (Pre-Prep)


Ms J Pickering, BA (Hons)
Reception Teacher Mrs L Pollock, BEd (Hons), Montessori Teaching Diploma
Pre-Prep SENCO Mrs H Powell, BEd
Year 4 Teacher Miss E Ralfe BA (Hons), PGCE

Deputy to Head of Pre-Prep

Year 2 Teacher

Mrs S Saunders, BA (Hons) QTS (Hons)
KS2 Teaching Assistant Ms D Scambler, Cert Ed
Year 5 Teacher (maternity cover) Ms Bethany Spencer, BA (Hons) Education Studies, PGCE
Drama Teacher Mrs Gaëlle Stark-Ordish, BA (Hons), AKC, MA
Teacher of Games, PE and Geography Mr B Svenson, BSc (Hons)
History Co-ordinator Mrs K Tombs, BA (Hons), PGCE, PGCE Sport & Leisure
Girls’ Sports Assistant Mrs L Wayman

Year 4 Teacher

Head of Vindictive House

Boys’ Games Teacher

Mr R Wilson, BA (Hons) QTS

Head of English,

Year 7 Form Tutor

Mrs C  Woodrow, BEd (Hons)

Director of Sport

Co-Curricular Coordinator

Mr P Wright, BSc (Hons), PGCE
Teaching Assistants – Pre-Prep Miss K Brown, Mrs T Cheng, Miss D Coulthard, Mrs L Flanagan, Mr A Hepburn, Ms J Robbens, Mrs C Smith, Mrs K Tatko, Miss A Taylor,  Mrs N Wainwright


Music Department


Director of Music Mr J Wilkinson, BA (Hons), PGDip (Voice), PGCE


Instrumental Teachers

Singing Mr B Alden, MMus, BA (Hons)
Singing Miss M Allan
Orchestral Percussion Mr T Barry, GGSM
Piano Mr L Bond BA, ARCO
Singing and piano Ms C Bowler-Reed, BA (Hons)
Brass and singing Mr T Carleston DipHE
Piano and Composing Mr N Cartwright BA (Hons), LTCL, MA(Ed)
Piano, singing, music theatre Mr J Cordell, BMus (Hons), PGDip
Violin and string orchestra Mr P Davis, LRAM, Prof  Cert RAM
Oboe and Piano Mr L Frankel, LRAM, ARCM, Cert Adv Stud (GSM)
Piano Mrs K Frayling, MMus (Hons), RCM, PG Dip, RCM, Dip RCM
Brass Miss L Gray
Piano Mr R Howarth, BA (Hons)
Guitar Mr M Maunder, MI Dip LTCL
Violin Ms L van Ments, GMus (RNCM), PGDip, RNCM
Trumpet Mr R Ward, BMus (Hons), PGDip, LRAM Teaching Diploma
Woodwind Ms R Watt, MPerf, BMus (Hons)
‘Cello and Piano Ms S Whale, LRAM
Drum Kit Mr S Wyndham
Piano Ms C Zerafa



Ballet teacher Miss L Longato ARAD, CBTS, RTS


Director of the Chapel Music Mr J Vivian, MA, FRCO
Assistant Director of Music Mr L Bond, BA, ARCO
Organ Scholar Mr A Trigg
Choristers’ Vocal Coaches

Miss A Morrison

Mr B Alden, MMus, BA (Hons)

Administrative Staff


Business Director &

Clerk to the Council

Mrs K Chorley, LLB (Hons), FCA
PA to Head Master Mrs S Wall
Registrar Ms A De Vally-King
Assistant Bursar Mr B Hooker
Book-keeping Assistant Mrs B Lewis-Weedon
Maintenance Manager Mr R Wall, City & Guilds Stage II OH, NP, SCC NP NCH
Maintenance Assistant Mr D Osborn
Security Officer Mr R Daniel
Catering Manager Ms O Merkett
School Secretary Mrs S Hope
School Administrator Mrs S Butt, MSc
Marketing Manager Mrs C Davis ACIM
Marketing Administrator Mrs M Sandall, BA (Hons), PG Sec Linguist
Librarian Ms J Pickering, BA (Hons)​


Health and Welfare


Medical Officer Dr E Harrison, MBBS BSc MRCS MRCGP
House Parents Mr & Mrs J Onions
Graduate Assistants Mr P Reynard, Miss H Sampson, Miss M Lawes and Miss H Halford-MacLeod
Senior Matron Miss K Mason
Lunchtime Supervisor Miss S Brooks-Sayward
Pastoral Committee

Miss L Squire

Mrs E Adriano

Mr J Onions

Revd Jonathan Coore

The Senior Leadership Team

William Goldsmith

Ian Nicholas

Kevin Wills

Emma Adriano

Louise Squire

Katie Chorley