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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 Hons, 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 Teaching & Learning Mrs Hannah Trevis, BSocSc Hons, PGCE
Director of Curriculum Mrs Anna Chicken, BA Hons, PGCE
Head of Sixth Form Mrs Clare Reseigh, BA 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 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 *
Ms Melanie Hunter, MA RCA, BA Hons
Miss Annie Keenleyside, BEd Hons
Business Mrs Diana Evans, BSc Hons, PGCE, MInstLM *
Classics Mr Marc Ives, MA, BA Hons, PGCE *
Miss Eleanor Halstead, BA Hons
Computer Science Mr John Mannion, BA Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Sarah Hayward Smith, BSc Hons, JEB
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
Mrs Anna Thayer, MA, BA Hons, QTS
Geography Mrs Rebecca Harvey, BSc Hons, PGCE *
Miss Alison Roe, BA Hons, MA Hons, PGCE
History & Politics Mrs Jennifer Shillaw, BA Hons, PGCE *
Mr Ben Lewis, MA, PGCE
Mrs Emma Hammons, LLB, PGCE
Mr John Mannion, BA Hons, PGCE
Mathematics Mrs Sue Sim, BSc Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Nuala Bailey, BA Hons, QTS
Mrs Anna Chicken, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Taya Johnson, MEng, QTS
Mrs Vicci Vaughan, BSc Hons, QTS
Modern Foreign Languages

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

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

Miss Yi Zhang, MSc, BA Hons, PGCE

Music

Dr Philip Tebbs, DPhil *
Ms Miranda Gunn, BA Hons, QTS

Physical Education

Mrs Verity Brazendale, BA Hons, QTS*
Mrs Katie Hastings, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Philippa Joseph, MEd, BA Hons, PGCE
Mr Gareth May, BA Hons, QTS

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

Psychology Mrs Rachel Dadds, MTeach BSc Hons, PGCE *
Religion, Philosophy & Ethics Mrs Hannah Trevis, BSocSc Hons, PGCE *
Mr Alan Beverly, MA, PGCE
Science

Ms Jessica Hammett, MSc, BSc Hons, PGCE *
Mrs Deirdre McLaughlin. BSc Hons, PGCE
Mrs Helen Porter, BSc Hons, PGCE
Ms Helen Rayner, BA Hons, PGCE

Mr Ravindra Shah, BSc Hons, PGCE

Dr Elizabeth Tate, PhD, QTS

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
Year 5

Mrs Maria Davidson, BEd Hons

Mr Rob Havercroft, MEng, QTS

Mrs Lizzie Hayes, BA Hons, PGCE

Year 4 Mrs Rachel Dye, MA Hons, PGCE, QTS
Year 3

Miss Helen Moth, BA Hons

Mrs Denise Wilkinson, BA Hons, PGCE

Year 2 Mrs Clare Lawrence, BA Ed Hons, QTS
Miss Amelia Smith, BEd Hons, QTS
Year 1 Miss Eva Bloomfield, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Sarah Webb, BSc Hons, PGCE
Reception Mrs Sarah Bloxsom, BA Hons, QTS

Subject Leaders & Subject Teachers

(*Subject Leaders)

Art Mrs Tsveta Stoyanova, MA, QTS*
Computer Science Miss Amelia Smith, BEd Hons, QTS*
Mr John Mannion, BA Hons, PGCE
Mrs Sarah Hayward Smith, BSc Hons, JEB
Dance Mrs Katie Hastings, BA Hons, PGCE*
Design Technology Mrs Jennifer Knott, BSc Hons, PGCE*
Ms Melanie Hunter, MA RCA, BA Hons
Drama Mrs Ruth Chaplin, BA Hons, QTS*
English Mrs Sarah Bloxsom, BA Hons, QTS*
Mrs Maria Davidson, BEd Hons*
Food Technology Mrs Teresa Zogaj, MA, BA Hons, PGCE*
Humanities & RPE Miss Josette Pearmine, BA Hons, PGCE*
Mathematics Mr Rob Havercroft, MEng, QTS
Modern Foreign Languages

Ms Sarah Ferretti, Laurea in Lingue, PGCE*

Mrs Guan Clarkson, MA, PGCE
Mrs Lizzie Hayes, BA Hons, PGCE

Miss Yi Zhang

Music Ms Miranda Gunn, BA Hons, QTS*
PSHE Mrs Sarah Webb, BSc Hons, PGCE*
PE

Mrs Verity Brazendale, BA Hons, QTS*
Mrs Philippa Joseph, MEd, BA Hons, PGCE
Mr Gareth May, BA Hons, QTS

Mrs Alison Pasternakiewicz, BEd Hons

Science Mr Rob Havercroft, MEng, QTS*
Miss Helen Moth, BA Hons, QTS*
Thinking Skills Mr Peter Dove, BA Hons, PGCE*

Teaching Assistants

Mrs Yvonne Brown, CACHE Level 3 (Reception)
Ms Chrissy Adams, NVQ Level 3, MFA University of Texas (Reception & Year 1)
Mrs Emma Biggs (1:1 LSA)
Mrs Sarah Ducker (Year 1)
Miss Anna Joseph (1:1 LSA)
Mrs Helen Martin, NVQ Level 2 (Year 1)
Mrs Gemma Livingstone, BA Hons, NCFE Level 3 (Year 2)
Mrs Zoe McAlister, NVQ Level 3 (Reception)
Mrs Sarah Morris, BSc Hons, HLTA (Year 3)

Nursery Team

Mrs Leanne Cox, NVQ Level 3
Miss Jemma Gilpin, CACHE Level 3
Miss Lisa Greetham, NVQ Level 3
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 Sophie Milligan, CYPW Level 3
Miss Chloe Timberlake, CACHE Level 3
Miss Molly Townsend (Apprentice)
Miss Tasha Upham, NVQ Level 3
Mrs Mirela Zapodeanu, QTS

Individual Needs

Mrs Carla Oxley, BS(Ed) Hons, Dip SpLD*
Mrs Catherine Cockar, QTS (1:1 LSA)
Mrs Margaret Goodhead, Dip SpLD

Administration, Support & Facilities Staff

Bursar’s Office

Accountant

Mrs Sheelagh Willson
Assistant Accountant Mrs Amy Williams
HR & Operations Manager Mrs Angela Morris
Payroll & Accounts Administrator Mrs Andrea Austin
Estates Manager Mr Tim Britten
Transport Coordinator Mrs Jacqui Goodman-Mills

School Office

Admissions Manager Mrs Jane Benney
Marketing Manager Mrs Bridget Evans
Executive Secretary Miss Camilla Jackson
Data Manager Mrs Ami Kail
School Secretaries

Mrs Tracey Harpwood
Mrs Sarra Tucker

School Nurse Mrs Jen Reehal 
Exams Officer Mrs Helen Corkhill
Librarian Mrs Ann Borzoni
After School Club

Ms Chrissy Adams
Miss Hayley Bonney
Miss Anna Joseph
Mrs Cristina Vidal da Gama

Visiting Music Staff

Brass Mr Phil Tarrant, ARCM, Cert Ed
Cello Mrs Sally Riddex, BA Hons, PGCE, LTCHM, LESMD
Clarinet & Saxophone Mr Simon Parker, ALCM, LLCM, CT, ABRSM
Drum Kit & Percussion Mr Jonathan Scott, BA Hons
Flute & Recorder Mrs Jackie Frith, CT ABRSM
Guitar & Drums Mr David Birnie, BMus Hons
Oboe Mrs Helen Rawstron, BA, LTCL
Piano Mr Martin Lijinsky: CT ABRSM
Mrs Helen Page: BMus Hons, PGCE
Mrs Viv Toll: LRAM, Cert Ed
Singing

Miss Lys Hayles

Ms Maia Hendrickx-Nutley, BA Hons, GTC

Violin Mr Tom Bott, BMus Hons, PG Dip