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St Gabriel’s

St Gabriel’s

Our Leadership Team & Staff

St Gabriel's is very proud of its team approach in the provision of education. All staff, whether academic or support, senior or junior, curriculum or pastoral, work together to ensure every child in our care receives the appropriate teaching and support throughout their journey with us.

The Executive

Principal Mr Ricki Smith, MA, MEd, PGCE
Vice-Principal Mrs Angela Chapman, BA Hons, PGCE, QTS
Bursar Mrs Penny Setter, BA Hons
Head of Junior School Mr Peter Dove, BA Hons, PGCE

Senior Leadership Team

Director of Studies Mrs Anna Chicken, MA, BA Hons, PGCE
Head of Sixth Form Mrs Hannah Trevis, BSocSc Hons, PGCE
Head of Upper School (Years 9, 10 & 11) Mrs Emma Hammons, LLB Hons, PGCE
Head of Lower School (Years 7 & 8) Mrs Rebecca Wright, BSc Hons, PGCE
Deputy Head of Junior School Miss Amelia Smith, BEd Hons, QTS
Sandleford Curriculum Manager Mrs Clare Lawrence, BA Ed, QTS
Sandleford Manager Mrs Katie Noonan, BA Hons, EYTS
Sandleford Deputy Manager Mrs Michelle Bullock, NVQ Level 3
Compliance Coordinator Mrs Vicci Vaughan, BSc Hons, QTS
Challenge & Extension Mrs Anna Chicken, BA Hons, PGCE (Senior School)
Miss Amelia Smith, BEd Hons, QTS (Junior School)

Teaching Staff: Senior School

(* Heads of Department)

Art, Photography & Textiles Mr Paul Spurrett, BA Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Laura Bainbrigge, BA Hons, PGCE
Ms Melanie Hunter, MA RCA, BA Hons
Business Mrs Faye Lavasani, BA Hons, MSc, PGCE, QTS*
Mrs Rosemary Kitto, MA, QTS
Classics

Mr Marc Ives, MA, BA Hons, PGCE *

Mrs Charlotte Causer, MA, BA Hons, QTS
Miss Eleanor Halstead, BA Hons

Computer Science Mr John Mannion, BA Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Sarah Haywood Smith, BSc Hons, BCS
Design Technology Mrs Jennifer Knott, BSc Hons, PGCE*
Mrs Teresa Zogaj, MA RCA, BA Hons, PGCE, QTS
Drama Mrs Ruth Chaplin, BA Hons, QTS *
Mrs Julia Lee-Delisle, BA Hons
English Mrs Jennifer Wellard-Hughes, BA Hons, PGCE, QTS *
Mrs Nichola Archer, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Rebecca Golding, BA Hons, PGCE
Geography Mrs Rebecca Harvey, BSc Hons, PGCE *
Miss Alison Roe, BA Hons, MA Hons, PGCE
History & Politics

Mrs Jennifer Shillaw, BA Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Emma Hammons, LLB, PGCE

Mr Ben Lewis, MA, PGCE
Mr John Mannion, BA Hons, PGCE

Mathematics

Mrs Vicci Vaughan, BSc Hons, QTS *
Mrs Nuala Bailey, BA Hons, QTS
Mrs Anna Chicken, MA, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Taya Johnson, MEng, QTS

Mr James Lloyd, BSc Hons, PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages

Ms Sarah Ferretti, Laurea in Lingue, PGCE *
Mrs Angela Chapman, BA Hons, PGCE, QTS

Mrs Guan Clarkson, MA, PGCE
Mrs Rosamund Cox, MA, PGCE
Mrs Clare Reseigh, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Lucy Tyler, BA Hons, MPhil, PGCE

Mr Antoine Sousa (Language Assistant)

Ms Encarnacion Verdejo Moreno (Language Assistant)

Music

Miss Caroline Woodhouse, BMus Hons, PGCE*
Dr Philip Tebbs, DPhil 

Physical Education

Mrs Verity Brazendale, BA Hons, QTS*
Mrs Katie Hastings, BA Hons, PGCE
Mr Ryan James, PGCE
Mrs Philippa Joseph, MEd, BA Hons, PGCE

Mrs Alison Pasternakiewicz, BEd Hons
Mrs Rebecca Wright, BSc Hons, PGCE

Psychology Mrs Hannah Trevis, BSocSc Hons, PGCE *
Religion, Philosophy & Ethics

Mr Alan Beverly, MA, PGCE *

Mrs Hannah Trevis, BSocSc Hons, PGCE

Science

Ms Jessica Hammett, MSc, BSc Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Karen Ali, BSc Hons, PGCE

Dr Rebecca Dennis, PhD, BSc Hons, PGCE

Mrs Deirdre McLaughlin. BSc Hons, PGCE
Ms Helen Rayner, BA Hons, PGCE

Mr Ravindra Shah, BSc Hons, PGCE

Technicians

Art Mrs Karen Cook
Science Mrs Anne Beake, Mrs Crystal Gwilliam
Technology Mrs Sandra Yeoman

Teaching Staff: Junior School

Year 6

Miss Josette Pearmine, BA Hons, PGCE

Mrs Denise Wilkinson, BA Hons, PGCE

Year 5

Mrs Maria Davidson, BEd Hons

Miss Nicola Hart, BA Hons, QTS

Year 4

Mrs Rachel Dye, MA Hons, PGCE, QTS

Mrs Lizzie Hayes, BA Hons, PGCE

Year 3

Mrs Rebecca Lonsdale, BSc Hons, PGCE

Miss Helen Moth, BA Hons

Year 2

Miss Eva Bloomfield, BA Hons, PGCE

Mrs Clare Lawrence, BA Ed Hons, QTS
Miss Amelia Smith, BEd Hons, QTS

Year 1 Mrs Sarah Webb, BSc Hons, PGCE
Reception Mrs Sarah Bloxsom, BA Hons, QTS

Subject Leaders

Art Mrs Tsveta Thrower, MA, QTS
Computer Science Mr John Mannion, BA Hons, PGCE
Dance Mrs Katie Hastings, BA Hons, PGCE
Design Technology Mrs Jennifer Knott, BSc Hons, PGCE
Drama Mrs Ruth Chaplin, BA Hons, QTS
English Miss Eva Bloomfield, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Maria Davidson, BEd Hons
Food Technology Mrs Teresa Zogaj, MA, BA Hons, PGCE
French Mrs Lizzie Hayes, BA Hons, PGCE
Humanities & RPE Mrs Denise Wilkinson, BA Hons, PGCE
Mathematics

Mrs Rachel Dye, MA Hons, PGCE, QTS

Miss Amelia Smith, BEd Hons, QTS

Music Mrs Sarah Bloxsom, BA Hons, QTS
Outdoor Education Miss Nicola Hart, BA Hons, QTS
PE Miss Nicola Hart, BA Hons, QTS
PSHE Mrs Sarah Webb, BSc Hons, PGCE
Science

Mrs Rebecca Londsale, BSc Hons, PGCE

Miss Helen Moth, BA Hons, QTS

Thinking Skills Mr Peter Dove, BA Hons, PGCE

Teaching Assistants
Mrs Chrissy Adams, NVQ Level 3, MFA University of Texas
Mrs Yvonne Brown, CACHE Level 3
Mrs Tina Chen, MSc, PGCE, QTS
Mrs Sara Ducker, NVQ Level 3
Mrs Susie Hamilton-Stubber
Mrs Gemma Livingstone, BA Hons, NCFE Level 3
Mrs Zoe McAlister, NVQ Level 3
Mrs Sarah Morris, BSc Hons, HLTA
Mrs Zoe Stafford, QTS

Nursery Team

Miss Lisa Barrett, NVQ Level 3
Miss Abigail Brewer
Mrs Sarah Bradbury, QTS                                                                                                                                                                                    Miss Sophie Croshaw, CACHE Level 2
Miss Katie Grineau, CACHE Level 3
Miss Miriam Hamm, NVQ Level 3
Miss Frances Hughes, CACHE Level 2
Mrs Naomi Kelly, NVQ Level 3
Miss Katherine Lee, NVQ Level 3
Miss Jill Magpusao, NVQ Level 3                                                                                                                                                                        Mrs Lesley Mannings, FdA                                                                                                                                                                            Miss Tammi Marsh, Apprentice
Miss Sophie Milligan, CYPW Level 3
Miss Ellie Philpott, NVQ Level 3                                                                                                                                                                      Miss Kaylie Pontin, CACHE Level 2
Miss Charlotte Tayler 
Mr David Taylor, NNEB
Miss Molly Townsend NVQ Level 3

Individual Needs

Mrs Carla Oxley, BS(Ed) Hons, Dip SpLD*
Miss Denise Humphries, BSc Hons, PGCE, Dip SpLD
Mrs Catherine Cockar, BA Hons, QTS (1:1 LSA)
Miss Lucy Durling, PGCE (1:1 LSA)                                                                                                                                                                      Mrs Tina Chen, MSc, PGCE, QTS (1:1 LSA)

Administration, Support & Facilities Staff

Bursar’s Office

Accountant

Mrs Amy Williams, AAT Technician NVQ Level 4
Accounts Assistant Mrs Karen Frampton
HR & Operations Manager Mrs Angela Morris, BA Hons 
Payroll & Accounts Administrator Mrs Andrea Austin
Estates Manager Mr Tim Britten
Transport Coordinator Mrs Jacqui Goodman-Mills, OCR Level 3

School Office

Director of Marketing & Admissions  Mrs Jane Benney, BSc Hons
Marketing Assistant Miss Emily Jennings, BA Hons 
Executive Secretary Miss Camilla Jackson
Data Manager Mrs Ami Kail
School Secretary

Mrs Tracey Harpwood

Mrs Carol Herbert

School Nurse Miss Lucy Keen, BA Hons, RSCN
Examinations Officer Mrs Helen Corkhill, BEd Hons
Librarian Mrs Ann Borzoni, BA Hons, PG Dip
After School Club

Mrs Chrissy Adams, NVQ Level 3, MFA University of Texas
Mr Luke Hammond
Mrs Zoe McAlister, CACHE Level 3
Miss Anna Joseph
Mrs Zoe Stafford, QTS

School Counsellor 

Mrs Ann Woodfield, PG Dip 

Visiting Music Staff

Brass Miss Lauren Chinn, BMus Hons, 

Cello

Mrs Sally Riddex, BA Hons, PGCE, LTCHM, LESMD
Clarinet & Saxophone Mr Simon Parker, ALCM, LLCM, CT, ABRSM
Drum Kit & Percussion Mr Simon Daruvala, BMus Hons
Flute & Recorder Mr Benjamin Copeman, BA Hons, PG Dip
Guitar Mr David Birnie, BMus Hons
Piano

Mr Martin Lijinsky: CT ABRSM
Mrs Helen Page: BMus Hons, PGCE

Mr Nathan Reeves, MMus, BMus Hons

Singing

Ms Lys Hayles, BA Hons, PG Dip

Violin Mr Tom Bott, BMus Hons, PG Dip