Teaching Staff for 2016-17


HEAD MASTER

  • Mel Mrowiec (Christ Church, Oxford) from Harrow School, England

 

SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

  • Deputy Head
    Seth Bolderow (University of Exeter) from the John Lyon School, England
  • Director of Studies
    James Martin (University of Exeter) from Chigwell School, England
  • Director of Pastoral Care & Boarding
    Barnaby Durrant (University College, London) from Stowe School, England
  • Director of Extra-Curricular Activities
    Sarah Delaney (The University of New England, NSW, Australia) from Cheltenham Ladies’ College, England
  • Head of Lower School
    Kate Gower (Greenwich University) from The Pines School, Bracknell, England
  • Deputy Head of Lower School
    Anna Karacan (University of Manchester) from St. Margaret’s Prep School, England
  • Prep School Leader and Prep School House Master
    Adrian Morris (St. Mary's College, Strawberry Hill) from Junior King's School, Canterbury, England

 

SPECIALIST SUPPORT

  • Individual Needs Co-ordinator
    Kim Gration (Magdalen College, Oxford) from Luanda International School, Angola
  • School Psychologist
    Dr. Reena Gogna (Aston University) from Cambridgeshire County Council, England
  • EAP Coordinator
    Iris Cheung (The London School of Economics and Political Science) from Diocesan Girls’ School, Hong Kong

 

UPPER SCHOOL

  • Senior School House Master and Teacher of English
    Edward Nightingale (Emmanuel College, Cambridge) from Dulwich College, Beijing, China
  • Senior School House Master and Teacher of Biology
    Crispian Waterman (University of Swansea) from Old Swinford Hospital School, England
  • Senior School House Master and Teacher of History
    Oliver Lloyd (University College, London) from King’s College, Taunton, England
  • Senior School House Mistress and Teacher of Chemistry
    Lotje Smith (University of Potchefstroom, South Africa) from Harrow School, England
  • Senior School House Mistress and Teacher of Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Samantha Ward (University of Lancaster) from Bilborough Sixth Form College, Nottingham, England
  • Senior School Day House Mistress and Teacher of Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Sarah Matthews (University of Lancaster) from Stamford High School for Girls, Stamford, England
  • Sixth Form Leader and Teacher of French & Spanish
    Jo Morris (London University) from The John Lyon School, England
  • Prep School House Master and Teacher of Geography
    Robert Fox (University of Bristol) from Repton Prep School, England 
  • Prep School House Master and Teacher of History
    Simon Mildinhall (University of York) from the London Oratory School, England
  • Prep School House Mistress (and Teacher of Music)
    Christine Duffner (University of Huddersfield) from the King’s School, Dubai
  • Prep School House Mistress and Teacher of Physical Education
    Chemane Fairleigh (Manchester Metropolitan University) from South Island School, Hong Kong
  • Prep School House Mistress & Teacher of English
    Alexandra Wood-Wilkinson (University of Manchester) from South Island School, Hong Kong
  • Academic Organisation Coordinator and Teacher of French
    Dr Catherine Clerc (University of Dijon & University of Leeds) from Shanghai Rego International School, Shanghai, China
  • Director of ICT
    Omar Fall (University of Dakar, Senegal) from Harrow International School, Beijing, China
  • Director of Languages
    Graham Simms (University of Birmingham) from Matthew Moss High School, Rochdale, England
  • Director of Music
    Richard Brightwell (University of York) from Portland Place School, London (from January 2017)
  • Director of Sport
    Daniel Thomson (Liverpool John Moores University) from Cheadle Hulme School, England
  • Head of Art and Design
    Rodney Stratton (University of Auckland) from The John Lyon School, England   
  • Head of Chemistry and Senior School Resident House Tutor
    Eva Cliffe (Newnham College, Cambridge) from St. John Fisher Catholic College, Newcastle-under-Lyme, England
  • Head of Drama
    Samantha Davis (Royal Holloway, University of London) from Wellington School, Somerset, England
  • Head of Economics
    Christina Tagg (University of Canterbury) from Queen Elizabeth’s School, Hertfordshire, England
  • Head of English
    Bella Nightingale (University of Reading) from Dulwich College, Beijing, China
  • Head of Geography
    Faye Cook (University of Liverpool) from St. Andrew’s International School, Malawi
  • Head of History and Politics
    Amy King (Queen Mary, University of London) from the British School Manila, Philippines
  • Head of Library & Learning Lounge and Prep School Resident House Tutor
    Mary Jones (State University of New York at Geneseo) from Nexus International School, Singapore 
  • Head of Mathematics
    Darren Bastyan (University of Warwick) from Trinity School, Croydon, England
  • Head of Physics and Senior School Resident House Tutor
    Matthew Twomey (University of Bristol) from Latymer Upper School, England
  • Head of Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Benjamin Robertson (University of Leeds) from Cheadle Hulme School, England
  • Head of Science and Head of Biology
    Zara Holliday (University of Edinburgh) from The Cardinal Wiseman School, Ealing, England
  • Teacher of Art & Design
    James Adams (Oxford Brookes University) from Abraham Lincoln School, Dominican Republic
  • Teacher of Biology
    Isabelle Ackers (University of York) from Colfe’s School, England
  • Teacher of Biology
    Holly Perridge (Aston University) from Loughborough High School, England
  • Teacher of Chemistry
    Mehrnoush Ataii (Tehran Tarbiat Moalem University) from Ivy International High School, Shanghai, China
  • Teacher of Chemistry
    Robert Powell (Wadham College, Oxford) from The King David High School, Manchester, England
  • Teacher of Chinese, Head of Lower School Chinese and Prep School Resident House Tutor
    Julia Jing (Beijing Normal University) from Dulwich College, Seoul, Korea
  • Teacher of Chinese
    Jessica Chan (The Chinese University of Hong Kong) from St. Margaret’s School, Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Chinese
    Zera Lao (South China Normal University) from Macau Anglican College, Macau
  • Teacher of Chinese
    I Jong Lee (National Taiwan Normal University) from Singapore International School, Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Chinese and Senior School Chinese Coordinator
    Lauren Liu (University of Hong Kong) from Dulwich College, Beijing, China
  • Teacher of Chinese and Prep School Chinese Coordinator
    Fang Li (Qiqihar University, China) from Dulwich College, Beijing, China
  • Teacher of Chinese
    Yin Meng (Queen Mary College, University of London) from French International School, Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Chinese
    Mia Pu (Yunnan Normal University) from Regents International School, Pattaya, Thailand
  • Teacher of Chinese
    Cathy Zhang (East China Normal University) from Kingston International School, Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Chinese
    Helen Hsu (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan) from Zhu-Wei Elementary School, New Taipei City, Taiwan 
  • Teacher of Economics
    Peter Wray (University of Leeds) from St. Joseph’s Institute International School, Singapore
  • Teacher of English and Senior School Resident House Tutor
    Dominic Rapley (University of Edinburgh) from Ardingly College, England
  • Teacher of English
    Freya Crofton (University of Leeds) from Saltus Grammar School, Bermuda
  • Teacher of English
    Louise Tyrrell (University of Liverpool) from Discovery Bay International School, Hong Kong (until December 2016)
  • Teacher of English
    Harry Wills (University of Newcastle) from Marlborough Malaysia (from January 2017)
  • Teacher of English and Drama
    Lee Collins (University of Sydney) from New Cairo British International School, Egypt
  • Teacher of French and Spanish
    Deborah Kremer (Universite Pierres Mendes-France, Grenoble) from the British School of Kuwait, Kuwait City
  • Teacher of French and Spanish
    Amandine Morel (Universite Lumiere, Lyon, France) from ELCHK Lutheran Academy, Yuen Long, Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Geography
    Letitia Spry (University of Bristol) from Beal High School, London, England
  • Teacher of History and Prep School Resident House Tutor
    Michael Strickland (University of Exeter) from Norwich School, England
  • Teacher of History
    Hannah Tyley (University of Nottingham) from Norbury Manor Business and Enterprise College, London, England
  • Teacher of Mathematics, Prep School Mathematics Coordinator and Prep School Resident House Tutor
    Eleanor Drayton (University of Nottingham) from Cirencester Kingshill School, Gloucestershire, England
  • Teacher of Mathematics and Mathematics Support Coordinator
    Judy Scott (University of Wollongong) from Haileybury Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Teacher of Mathematics
    James Thomas (University of Nottingham) from New Cairo British International School, Egypt
  • Teacher of Mathematics
    Sioned Ralph (University of Cardiff) from Hampton School, England
  • Teacher of Mathematics
    Pauline Rotchford (University of Glasgow) from Hong Kong International School, Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Mathematics
    Julian Smith (Imperial College, London) from Jerudong International School, Brunei
  • Teacher of Mathematics and Prep School Resident House Tutor
    Sivendra Gajendra (University of Birmingham) from Mill Hill County High School, London, England
  • Teacher of Mathematics and Prep School Resident House Tutor
    Brian Murphy (Queen’s University, Belfast) from The Grange School, Santiago, Chile
  • Teacher of Music
    Stephen Tomlinson (University of Central England, Birmingham) from The Regent's School, Pattaya, Thailand
  • Teacher of Physical Education
    Kirsty Campbell (Auckland University of Technology) from Birkenhead College, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Teacher of Physical Education
    Olivia Coady (University of Canterbury) from Nansha College Preparatory Academy, China
  • Teacher of Physical Education and Head of Upper School Physical Education
    Benjamin Furniss (University of Loughborough) from Colegio Albert Einstein, Quito, Ecuador
  • Teacher of Physical Education, Head of Lower School Physical Education and Senior School Resident House Tutor
    Reece Hamon (Auckland University of Technology) from Harrow International School Hong Kong
  • Teacher of Physical Education and Senior Resident House Tutor
    Sarah McMillan (University of Bath) from Clifton High School, Bristol, England
  • Teacher of Physical Education and Prep School Science
    Daniel Moss (Open University) from Repton School, Dubai, UAE
  • Teacher of Physical Education
    Michael Tyrrell (Bradford and Ilkley Community College) from Hong Lok Yuen International Primary School, Hong Kong (until December 2016) 
  • Teacher of Physical Education
    Matthias Zoeller (University College, Cork) as a Newly Qualified teacher (from January 2017)
  • Teacher of Physics
    Dr Michael Daniel (University College, London and St. John’s College, Oxford) from King Edward's School, Birmingham, England
  • Teacher of Physics
    Matthew Oakes (University of Manchester) from British School of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Teacher of Spanish and Prep School Modern Foreign Languages Coordinator
    Moneiba Fernandez Brito (University of Laguna, Spain) from The Regent’s School, Pattaya, Thailand
  • Teacher of Spanish and Head of Lower School Modern Foreign Languages
    Emily Man (University of Exeter) from Bangkok Patana School, Thailand
  • Teacher of Spanish
    Olvido Vea (University of Lincolnshire & Humberside) from Korea International School, South Korea

 

LOWER SCHOOL

  • Early Years Leader and K1 Class Teacher
    Susan Lessiter (Liverpool Hope University) from Dulwich College, Seoul
  • K1 Class Teacher
    Sarah Bridges (University of East Anglia) from Marlborough College, Malaysia
  • K2 Class Teacher
    Josephine Meyer (De Montfort University) from Handcross Primary School, West Sussex, England
  • K2 Class Teacher
    Tiffany Murdoch (University of Manchester) from Bute House Prep School, Hammersmith, England
  • K2 Class Teacher
    Rebecca Woods (University of Sheffield) from Kings’ School Al Barsha, Dubai
  • Year 1 Leader and Class Teacher
    Naomi Taggart (Edge Hill University) from Southlands English School, Rome, Italy
  • Year 1 Class Teacher
    Naomi D’Arcy (St. Mary’s University College, Twickenham) from St. Mary’s Primary School, Twickenham, England
  • Year 1 Class Teacher
    James Rose (University of Portsmouth) from Derwentwater Primary School, Acton, London
  • Year 1 Class Teacher
    Catlin Thomas (St. Mary’s University College, Twickenham) from the British College of Sao Paulo
  • Year 2 Leader and Class Teacher
    Charlotte Durrant (St. Mary’s University College, Twickenham) formerly of Chandlings Manor Prep School, Oxford, England
  • Year 2 Class Teacher and Theme Curriculum Coordinator
    Abigail Hiley (University of Sheffield) from Kings’ School Al Barsha, Dubai
  • Year 2 Class Teacher
    Annika McQueen (University of Exeter) from Bassett House Prep School, London, England
  • Year 3 Leader and Class Teacher
    Joanne Geraghty (National University of Ireland) from Repton School, Dubai, UAE
  • Year 3 Class Teacher and Computing Curriculum Coordinator
    Samuel Blake (University of Plymouth) from Dolphin School, Twyford, England
  • Year 3 Class Teacher
    Sarah Cornish (University of the West of England, Bristol) from Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School, Towcester, England
  • Year 3 Class Teacher
    Mary O'Mahoney (Queen Mary College, London) from St. Matthew's Primary School, Westminster, England
  • Year 4 Leader & Class Teacher
    Jennifer Lamb (Brighton University) from Addison Primary School, London, England
  • Year 4 Class Teacher and Literacy Curriculum Coordinator
    Lorraine Monaghan (University of Surrey) from St. Theresa’s RC Primary School, London, England
  • Year 4 Class Teacher and Mathematics Curriculum Coordinator
    Ben Williams (Nottingham Trent University) from Anfield School, Hong Kong
  • Year 5 Leader and Class Teacher
    Gary Hancock (University of Derby) from Bangkok Patana School, Thailand
  • Year 5 Class Teacher
    Emma-Jane Oakes (University of Glasgow) from Shanghai International School, China
  • Year 5 Class Teacher
    Ami Shaw (Roehampton University) from St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Bracknell, England
  • Year 5 Class Teacher
    Theo de Vies (University of Leicester) from Derby High School, England
  • Lower School Teacher of Music
    Georgina Meecham (Queensland Conservatorium of Music Griffith University) from John Keble Church of England Primary School, Harlesden, London, England

 

ASSISTANTS

  • Music Graduate Assistant and Resident House Tutor
    Dumitha Gunawardene (University of Durham) as a Trainee Teacher (for the Autumn Term 2016)
  • Gap Tutor: Victoria Leigh from King’s School, Canterbury, England
  • Gap Tutor: Constance Howell from Benenden School, England
  • Gap Tutor: Alice Wright from Stonyhurst School, England
  • Gap Tutor: Nicholas Kill from Woodbridge School, England
  • Gap Tutor: Christopher Putman from St. Hugh’s College, Oxford, England
  • Gap Tutor: William Walker from Colfe’s School, England

 

Last updated: 27 Sep 2016 15:14