Staff List

Senior Leadership Team

Headmistress: Miss S Dunn, BSc (Hons) NPQH, Exeter
Deputy Head and SDMS for Safeguarding: Mrs P Wilks, MA, Oxford (History)
Director of Sixth Form: Mr T Hibberd, MA, Cambridge
Director of Studies: Dr P Rudling, MA, Cambridge; MSc, PhD Exeter
Head of Junior School: Mr Steven Smerdon, BEd, Exeter
Head of Pre-Prep: Mrs Emma Cook, BA (Ed) Exeter
Bursar and Clerk to the Governors: Mr P Hammond, BSc (Hons), Warwick
Marketing Manager: Mrs J Conway, BSc (Hons), Southampton


Teaching Staff

(Teaching area in brackets)


Mr B Anderson – BSc (Hons), Birmingham, QTS Hertfordshire (Chemistry, Physics)
Miss M Beach (Higher Level Teaching Assistant and Early Years Practitioner)
Miss A Blackwell, BA (Hons), MA, LTCL, Durham University (Director of Music & Performing Arts)
Mrs A Briscoe, BA (Hons), MA, Sussex (English)
Mrs L Burt, BA (Hons), Plymouth (Head of Computing)
Mrs M Davey (Teaching Assistant and Forest School Leader)
Mrs W Dersley, BSc (Hons), Open University (Mathematics)
Mrs R Fabian – BSc (Hons), Exeter (Physical Education)
Mrs S Fanous, BEd, Keele (Head of Food & Nutrition/Textiles)
Mrs K Fry, BEd, Exeter (Junior School)
Mrs C M Gabbitass, BSc (Hons), Loughborough (Director of Sport)
Miss K Gwynne, MTheol, St Andrews; ThM, Princeton (Religious Studies)
Mrs R Halse, BA (Hons), University of Arizona (Spanish)
Mrs A J Horton, BSc (Hons), Exeter (Mathematics)
Dr L Keen, MA, PhD, Exeter, MA, St Andrews (Classics)
Mrs S Kerrane, BSc (Hons), Swansea (Biology)
Mrs R Khreisheh, BA (Hons), Oxford (Junior School)
Ms K Lavelle – BSc (Hons), Birmingham, PGDipEd, Birmingham (Physical Education)
Mr M Loosemore – BA (Hons), Southampton, (Head of English)
Mr I Macdonald, BSc (Hons), Sussex (Chemistry, Physics)
Mrs A Meaton, BA Ed, Southampton (Pre-Prep)
Dr P Merisi, MPhil, PhD, Exeter (Mathematics)
Mr D O’Neill, BA (Hons), York (German & French)
Mrs H Reynolds, BSc (Hons), Open University (Junior School)
Mr C Ridler, MA (Hons), Warwick (Physics)
Mrs C Rowe, DipEd, Edinburgh (Junior School)
Mr J Tabb, BA (Hons), London (Head of Faculty History/Geography)
Mrs S Thorne, BSc (Hons), Nottingham (Chemistry/ Biology)
Mrs A Trevallion (Higher Level Teaching Assistant and Thrive Practitioner)
Mrs Z Vingoe, BA (Hons), Manchester Metropolitan (Head of Art)
Miss K Williamson, BSc (Hons), Bristol, MEd Exeter (Head of Geography/Deputy Head of Sixth Form)


Mr G Banks, BA (Hons), Leeds (English) (Maternity Cover)
Ms J Bellamy, BA (Hons), Manchester (Head of Drama)
Mrs C Finnegan, BA (Hons), Central Saint Martins (Food & Nutrition/Textiles)
Mrs C Flavelle, MA Cambridge (History)
Mr A Ganley, BA (Hons), Nottingham (Drama)
Mrs C Gorrod, BA (Hons), Surrey (Pre-Prep)
Dr R Henderson, MMath (Hons), Durham, PhD East Anglia (Mathematics)
Ms A M Hurley, MA, London (Art)
Mrs D Lewis, BA (Hons), Cheltenham (Careers / Exams Officer)
Miss T Lothingland, MA, Exeter (TEFL, EAL)
Mrs V Martin, BA (Hons), Hull (English)
Mrs I Powell, BSc (Hons), MSc, Rennes (French)
Mr P Richards, LL.B Southampton (Lead Teacher of Economics)
Mrs A Rowley, BA (Hons), Liverpool (English)
Mrs R Smith, BA (Hons) PGCE Primary with Music Specialism (Junior Music)
Mrs C Smith, MA, Tours (French/Spanish)
Mrs K Spelman, BA (Hons), Oxford, MA London (Classics)
Mrs A Weeks, BSc (Hons), Loughborough (Physics)
Miss N Wintle , BA Ed (Hons), Exeter, National SENCO Masters Level Qualification (SENCO)
Mrs S Wood, BA (Ed), Exeter (Physical Education)
Mrs V Woulfe, BSc (Hons), Keele (Mathematics)

Non-Teaching Staff

Mrs S Arnold (Assistant Chef)
Mr A Ayre (Chef Manager)
Mrs G Baker (Kitchen Assistant)
Mr D Bratt (Gardener)
Mrs E Bremner, (Marketing Assistant) (Maternity Leave)
Mrs R Board, BA (Hons), Warwick, (Head of Communications)
Mrs C Chudley (FNT Technician)
Mrs J Crowley (Reception)
Mrs L Drake (Office Administrator)
Mrs R El-Nashar – MA, Edinburgh (PA to Deputy Head & Director of Studies)
Mr M Everhard (Estate Dept.)
Mrs A Farndell (Bursar’s Assistant)
Mrs S Gardner (Senior Finance Manager)
Mrs M Green (Bursar’s Assistant)
Mrs H Halpin, BSc (Hons), Surrey (Resources Manager)
Mr P Hancock (Estates)
Mrs W Holt, BEng, Plymouth (Science Technician)
Mrs J Hourihan, BSc, Birmingham, 2 x BA (Hons), Open University, PgDip Information and Library Studies, Robert Gordon University (Librarian)
Mrs J Jephson (Art Technician)
Miss L Jones (Head’s PA)
Mrs K Jones (Kitchen Assistant)
Miss K Kovacova (Cleaner)
Miss H Lloyd – (Junior School Administrative Assistant)
Mrs S McLoughlin (Reception)
Mrs D Mihova (Cleaner)
Mrs L Mitchell (Chemistry Technician)
Mrs L Oldfield (Data Manager and Admissions Administrator)
Mrs W Parker (Registrar)
Mrs J Piatkowska (Cleaner)
Mrs F Prior-Palmer (School Nurse)
Mr B Pugh (Cleaning Supervisor)
Mrs J Pugh (Assistant Cleaning Supervisor)
Mr M Reid (Multimedia Creative Manager)
Mrs J Pinniger (Counsellor)
Mrs K Sanders (Resources Assistant)
Mrs J Slade (Kitchen Assistant)
Mrs J Thomas, BA (Hons), Exeter (Strategic Development Manager)
Mrs J Wallis (Kitchen Assistant)
Miss J Watson (Pre-Prep & Junior School Teaching Assistant)
Mr J Wicksteed, BSc (Hons), St Andrews (IT Systems’ Manager)
Mrs H Wright (Science Technician)

Visiting Staff

Mrs R Allsop (Clarinet, Saxaphone)
Mrs F Austen (Harp)
Mrs C Austin (Oboe)
Ms A Baker  (Head Hockey Coach)
Mrs S Barlow (Ballet)
Miss C Bradley (Cello)
Mrs D Broomfield (Choirs)
Mrs E Bucci (Netball Coach)
Dr H Catterick  (Kick-Boxing/Martial Arts Instructor)
Mr J Childs  (Hockey Coach)
Mr D Cottam (Guitar)
Mrs A Cox (Street Dance Instructor)
Mrs H Edwards  (Netball Coach)
Mrs N Fitzgerald  (Badminton Coach)
Miss N Fowler  (Zumba Instructor)
Mr J Hamilton (Tennis Coach)
Mrs J Hannah  (Flute)
Mrs A Higgins  (Piano/ Bassoon)
Miss M Hiley  (Percussion)
Mrs S Hill (Singing/Flute)
Miss A Kettlewell  (Singing)
Mr N Lawrence  (Singing)
Mrs P Leonard  (Speech & Drama)
Mr A Nuthall  (Brass, Saxaphone)
Mr C Pettet  (Singing)
Mr R Porch (Piano Tuner)
Mr J Rycroft  (Lead Tennis Coach)
Mr R Taverner  (Piano)
Mrs A Tillson-Hawke (Violin/Viola)
Ms I Woollcott (Double Bass)
Mr C Worcester  (Basketball Coach)