Senior School Leadership Team

Head of College: Barney Durrant MA

Bursar: J A Connelly, MA (Kings College), MBA (Open University), BEng, CEng, MIET

Deputy Head, Academic: B Pennells, BA Hons Leeds

Deputy Head, Pastoral: T Moulton, BA Hons Leeds

Chaplain: Revd J P Goodwin-Hudson (Religious Studies)

Assistant Head, 6th Form: E Matthews, BA (West of England) (Drama)


Bellerby: A Izzard (Games & Head of Netball)

Clifford: A N Humphrys, BA (Westminster) (English)

Deacon: G O Jones, BSc (Hertfordshire) (Games, Business Studies, Finance)

Laing: Dr K E Barwell, PhD (Kent), BSc (Kent) (Chemistry)

Lodge: C E Sharp, MEng (Sheffield) (Mathematics, Physics) *

Newlands: H T Stevens, CertHE in Education Studies (CCCU) (Head of Hockey, Academic PE)

Tower: A J Gunn, BSc (Loughborough), PGCE (Religious Studies & Philosophy)

Kirby: J M Rawbone, BA (Leeds), PGDip Aspergers (Sheffield Hallam), (Head of AEN)

Senior School Staff

F D Alhajjaj, BSc Hons (Kent), (Science)

A E Bailey, BEd (London), MA (Sussex) (Head of PSHE)

Dr K E Barwell, PhD (Kent), BSc (Kent) (Chemistry)

R A Bendall, BA (London) (MFL, EAL)

J D J Bowyer, MusB Hons (Manchester), GRNCM, FRCO, PGCE (Director of Music)

S Briggs, BEd (Stafford) (AEN, Games)

D Brooks, BSc (Kent) (Head of Mathematics)

C Brown, BA (Exeter) (Head of Economics and Business Studies)

O C Cackett, BSc Hons (Kent) (Science & PE)

D Caines, Cert Ed, Dip Counselling Skills, Dip Special Needs (Head of AEN)

R J Castle, CELTA (Head of EAL)

S J Clark, BEd Hons (De Montfort) (Head of Academic PE)

A E Coe, BA (Hull) (History)

T Cupido (Head of Biology)

E Dickinson, BA Hons (Kingston), PGCE (English)

S E Flory, Cert Ed, (London), Dip Adaptive Physical Education (Kent) (AEN)

M Fourrier, BA (France), PGCE (French & Spanish)

J Gale, BA (Oxon ), MA (Oxon) (Modern Languages)

A J Gunn, BSc (Loughborough), PGCE (Religious Studies & Philosophy)

R J Higgins, BSc (Manchester) (Head of Modern Languages)

N E P Hill, BSc Hons (Twickenham) (Geography)

N Hodge, BA Hons (Birmingham City), PGCE (Head of Art)

A J Izzard, BA (Chichester) (Director of Sport)

T D A Jameson, BA (Leicester) (Geography)

O G A Jones, BA Hons (London), ESOL (English, EAL) 

S F King, BA (RSA/Cambridge), Cert TEFLA (Deputy Resident Housemaster Tower)

E Kouthouri, BSc (N&C Univ, Athens) (Head of Science & Physics)

J Lane, BA (Kent), MSc (CCCU) (Business Studies, Economics)

N J Macaulay, BA Hons (Portsmouth), PGCE (AEN)

F E McGrath, BE (Leicestershire) (Mathematics)

S Moody, BA Hons (Kent) (English Teacher)

G Owen, BMus Hons (Birmingham), PGDip (GSMD), MA (London) (Assistant Director of Music)

K B Parker, BA Hons (Manchester Poly), PGCE D&T (Greenwich) (Head of Design & Technology)

A T M Robinson, BA Hons (Calgary, Canada); MA (Queens Belfast) (College Librarian and Head of Careers)

A E Ross, BA Hons (London), PGCE (Drama)

D Scoins, BA Hons (Kent) (Head of History)

C P Senaratne, MSc, PhD (Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia) (Mathematics, ICT)

S M Simmons, BSc (Portsmouth) (Assistant Director of Sport, Head of Cricket)

D J E Snowdon, BA Hons (Cardiff) PGCE (Art & Photography)

H T Stevens, CertHE in Education Studies (CCCU) (Head of Hockey, Academic PE)

P S Taylor, BA (Brighton) (Design & Technology)

M C Thompson, BA Hons (London) (Mathematics)

L Vinson, BSc Hons (Sussex) (Psychology Teacher) 

S Wilde, BSc (Bristol), PGCE (Science)

R B Wilkening, BA (London), MA (Kent) (Head of ICT, Deputy Housemaster Newlands) *

E Young Bsc Hons (Manchester) PGCE (Science)

E J Young, BA (Chichester) (Head of Drama, Assistant Housemistress Kirby Girls)

 W G Higgins, BA (Newcastle) (Badminton Coach)

 Personal Assistant to the Principal: V J T Mills *

College Administrator: A L Jennings

Exams Officer and Educational Visits Coordinator: K E Pocock

Academic Administrator: V F Hammond

 * OL – former pupil of SLC

Junior School Leadership Team

Head of the Junior School: E Rowe, BA (Sheffield) (PSHE)

Deputy Head: R J Perry, BA (Oxford), MA (Oxon), MBA (Derby) (Maths)

FS & KS1 Co-ordinator: S A Peskett, BEd (Middlesex) (Reception Form Teacher)

SENDCo: K A Danes, BEd (Oxford Brookes) (Maths, English, Outdoor Learning)

Junior School Staff

C L Adams, BA (CCCU) (Year 1 Form Teacher)

K Balcombe, NVQ3 (Lunchtime Supervisor, After School Care Provider, Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant)

D C Baxter, BSc (Kingston) (Prep Science Teacher)

Z Bonell, BA (Anglia), MA (London) (Pre-Prep SENDCo Reception Form Teacher)

S Briggs, BEd (Stafford) Boys’ PE & Games

C Brown, BSc (Liverpool John Moores) (Year 6 Form Tutor, Maths, History, Geography, TLS)

R Brown, BA (CCCU) (Nursery Teacher)

J Burne (Swimming Coach)

H E Caddick, BMus (Goldsmiths), PgDipFlm/TV, CMTA (Director of JS Music)

J H Cox, SEN Support Dip (Blackford), HLTA L4 (Stonebridge) (Prep Teaching Assistant)

G Lasslett, BA (CCCU) ( English, Maths, ICT, RS, TLS)

J E Lawn (Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant)

A J Mackman, BA (CCCU) (Year 6 Form Tutor, English, Art, Maths)

J A Marsh, BA (Anglia Ruskin) (Maths, Head of PE & Boys’ Games)

K J Mayo, BA (CCCU) (Year 4 Form Tutor, Lower School PE, Science, Maths, English, History, RS, Geography, TLS)

N L Radford, NVQ3 (Nursery Teaching Assistant)

L A Rhodes, Level 5 TESOL (Trinity College London) (Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant)

J M Scopes, BEd (Kent) (Year 2 Form Teacher)

H Shaw, BSc Hons (Mauritius), PG Dip Ed (Wales) (part-time French Teacher)

S M Stiff, NVQ3 (Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant)

J M Stone (CCCU) KS2 Teacher

R D Turner, BA (CCCU) (Year 3 Form Teacher)

S Waller (Sports Coach)

E J Walton, BA Hons (Brighton), PGCE (Year 5 Form Tutor)

A J Watkins, CLANSA (OCR) (Prep Teaching Assistant)

C L Whiteley, BA (CCCU) (Year 3 Form Teacher)


Junior School Secretary & Head’s PA: H Sims, PG Cert

Administrative Assistant: J Grogan

Boarding Housemother: L Morgan, NVQ3

Boarding Assistant Housemother: A Mullins

Gap Year Tutor: N De Beer

College Staff

Assistant Clerk to the Governors & Personal Assistant to the Bursar – L J Cleaver

College Accountant: T D Wren

Senior Accounts Assistant: D J Arnold 

Commercial Manager: H Heath-Hall

Customer Service Manager: J E Hills

Facilities Manager (Estates): S Cowdery

General Catering Manager: K E Wyatt

ICS Manager: S D Kirby

Marketing, Admissions & Development: M A Briggs

Marketing, Admissions & Development: K J Jury

Head of Marketing: B Rickhuss

HR Manager – D A Myers

Medical Staff

Sister in Charge of Medical Centre: G Goodwin, RGN, Registered Nurse – Children

K Saunders, RGN

J A Sullivan, RGN

S Wilson, RGN BSc Hons Medical Officers

Dr S Goldberg, BSc, MB, BS, MRCGP


“The school is successful in providing opportunities for pupils of all abilities to gain academic success and develop their individual talents.”

ISI Inspection Report 2015
Open Days 2022

Junior School Open Day – Friday 25th February 2022 at 9 am

Early Years Open Morning (Age 3+) – Wednesday 16th March 2022 at 9.30 am

Junior School Open Morning – Saturday 19th March 2022 at 9.30 am

Senior School Open Day – Saturday 19th March 2022 at 11 am

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