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Staff List 2018


Headmistress/Year 6 History/Year 5 RE

Mrs Susan Pepper MA (Oxon), PGCE London, NPQH

Deputy Headmistress/RE

Miss Joanna Gay BA (Hons) Exeter, PGCE Chichester


Mr Philip Walker BSc (Hons) Loughborough, FCA

Assistant Head/Wilberforce House/

Year 1

Mrs Sarah Lee BA (Hons) Kingston, PGCE Birmingham
Assistant Head/Spencer House/Year 6 Miss Kerry Oldman BEd, DipT, Waikato University, NZ
Early Years Coordinator/Reception Mrs Susan Johnson BEd (Hons) London, Cert SpLD
Director of Studies/Year 5 Mr Christopher Baalham MSc, Essex, NPQSL, Anglia Ruskin


Ballet Ms Yasmin Alamiri BA (Hons) Royal Academy of Dance
Year 1 Mrs Mary Appleby BEd (Hons) Kingston
Year 2 Support Teacher

Mrs Valerie Bailey BEd (Hons) Roehampton

Science & DT

Miss Nadia Bishti BSc (Hons) Middlesex, PGCE London

Head of Music

Mrs Amy Jo Brown M Mus Manhattan School of Music

Music Ms Kathryn Cleeve CertEd Music, Trinity College of Music

Year 2/Curriculum Coordinator               

Miss Margot Cuerden BPrimEd Johannesburg

PE/Head of PE Miss Alison Dalgleish BPrimED, Natal
Year 2 Miss Emma Douglas GradDipTchg, GradDipBus, BIHM Auckland University of Technology, NZ  
PE/Year 4 Mathematics & DT Miss Caragh Evans DipEd CIE, PGCE Buckingham

Year 2 Maths/ Extension Groups

Miss Lulu Everett BA (Hons) Brunel

Year 3

Miss Susan Hall BEd (Hons) Leeds

Drama/LAMDA/Year 6 English

Ms Claire Kirkby BA (Hons) Warwick, PGCE Goldsmiths College

Learning Support Coordinator

Mrs Jessica Lawrence BEd (Hons) Cantab, Dip SpLD

Reception Ms Karen Lee BEd (Hons) Waikato University, NZ
PE/Year 5 Mathematics Mrs Amanda Marchant BSc (Hons) St Mary's, PGCE Roehampton
French/Spanish Year 6 Mrs Kathryn Martinez BA (Hons) Leeds
Computing Miss Lizzi Mehta BSc (Hons), Bath
Year 5 /Year 6 Mathematics Mrs Vicky Merefield PGCE Somerset SCITT
Year 4 Mrs Kirsteen More BEd Glasgow
Modern Foreign Languages Ms Vanessa Muir MA London, BA (Hons) Middlesex, PGCE London
Art/Head of Art Mrs Claire Owen BA (Hons) Contemporary Textiles Cardiff, PGCE Exeter

Year 3

Dr Monique Sarkany PhD, Cantab, PGCE Kingston

Year 6 Ms Debbie Smith MABA (Hons), PGCE , East Anglia
Year 4 Mrs Polly de Villiers BA (Hons) Surrey, PGCE, Roehampton
Year 3 Maths and English Ms Suzie Wingrove BSc (Hons) Southampton, PGCE Surrey


Reading Support Wilberforce House Mrs Judi Aldridge BSc, University of Cape Town

Learning Support/Teaching Assistant

Wilberforce House

Miss Jessica Burrell BSc (Hons) Roehampton, CACHE Level 3

Children's Supervisor/Housekeeper

Wilberforce House

Mrs Rachel Butcher


Child Supervisor/Teaching Assistant/

Wilberforce House

Miss Lisa Davies CACHE Level 3
Year 2 Teaching Assistant Mrs Sandra de Freitas

Year 1 Nursery Nurse

Mrs Sonia Gonzalez NVQ3

Reception Nursery Nurse

Miss Geraldine Latarse BA (Hons), Paris, NVQ4

Reception Nursery Nurse Mrs Ellisa Lopez CACHE Level 3
Year 3 Teaching Assistant Mrs Etra Martin
Year 3 Teaching Assistant Mrs Katia Marzocchi BSc London Guildhall University, CACHE Level 3
Spencer House Teaching Assistant Miss Amy McLellan BSc Sports Science, University of Western Australia

Year 1 Nursery Nurse

Mrs Ann McGrath NVQ3

PE Assistant/Teaching Assistant Mr Seanan McKillop
Children's Supervisor/Admin Assistant Spencer House Ms Grace O'Molloy 
Teaching  Assistant SH Miss Charlotte Turpin

Year 2 Teaching Assistant

Mrs Joanna Veerapen

PE Gap Year Student Mr Maximillian Younossi
Administrative Assistant Wilberforce House Miss Rebecca Baker
Bursar's Assistant Mrs Jackie Campbell

Admissions Secretary and Office


Miss Jane Davis

Compliance Officer Mrs Josephine Farthing MA Cantab

Site Manager Spencer House    

Mr Oscar Leyenda

Site Manager Wilberforce House

Mr Trevor King

Marketing and PR Director

Ms Sam Loggie BA (Hons) University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Secretary, Spencer House Ms Lindsay Harland
IT Network Manager Mr Fergus Mcleod-Moore MCSE, MCSA

Housekeeper Wilberforce House

Mrs Julie Sawyer/Mrs Rachel Butcher

Secretary, Wilberforce House

Miss Valerie Wheeler

Deputy Bursar

Mrs Jan Wright FCCA



Learning Support/EAL Mrs Ivana Adie BA (Hons) TEFL SRN PG Dip SpLD AMBDA

Learning Support

Mrs Sarah Barrett BEd (Hons) Kingston, Cert SpLD

Harp Ms Stephanie Beck MMus, LRAM


Miss Victoria Isfryn BMus (Hons) RNCM, PG Dip 

Woodwind Mr Adrian Crawford GDLM

Classical Guitar

Mr Pete Downes LCM/QCA

Learning Support Ms Natalie Dixon BA(Hons) PGCE MA PGDip spLD AMBDA


Ms Geraldine Gillman LLAM (Hons), BA (Hons) Theatre Studies, The Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance.

Learning Support

Mrs Monyra Ispahani SpLD AMBDA


Mr Thomas Law MMus


Ms Sharon Lloyd ARCM BMus (Hons)

Cello Miss Rhiannon Lock BMus (Hons), Suzuki qualified


Mr Daniel Schroyens FTCL


Ms Emily Sleightholme BMus (Hons), PGDip RNCM


Miss Vanessa Smith BMus (Hons) RCM


Mr C Weale BMus (Hons) PG Dip RCM