Meet the Staff

Meet the Staff

Governing Body

The school is governed by the TRUSTEES of the Cothill Trust

Prep School Teaching Staff

MS0028

Mr. N.A. Bailey **

Headmaster
B.A. (Hons.) Newcastle, P.G.C.E.

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MS0054

Mrs. K.E. Martin **

Deputy Head, Head of Year 5 
B.A. (Hons.) Northumbria, P.G.C.E.

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MS0008

Mrs. K. Knight **

Head of Pre-Prep and E.Y.F.S.
B.Ed. (Hons.) Bedford

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MS0102

Mr. J.R. Hadfield **

Director of Studies and Head of History, Head of Years 7 & 8 
B.A. (Hons.) Aberystwyth, P.G.C.E.

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MS0079

Mr. S. Shaw-Kew

Head of Games
B.A. (Hons.) Leeds, P.G.C.E.

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MS0024

Mrs. N.E. Bailey

Headmaster's Wife
B.A. (Hons.) Winchester School of Art, P.G.C.E

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Mrs. E. Belshaw (B)

Head of Art
B.A. (Hons.) Sheffield Hallam, P.G.C.E.

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MS0023

Mrs. D. Condren

Head of Learning Support
B.Ed. (Hons.) Newcastle Polytechnic, SpLD (Dyslexia), AMBDA, ATS

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MS0075

Mrs. M. Cooper * (B)

Head of Maths
B.Sc. (Hons.) London, P.G.C.E.

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Mrs. R. Denham (C)

Head of Classics
M.A. Swansea, P.G.C.E. 

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MS0068

Mr. M. Fowlds * (C)

Director of Music
B.A. (Hons.) L.G.S.M., A.L.C.M., Cert.Ed.

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MS0060

Mrs. B. Hadfield (C)

Teacher of English & Librarian
B.A. (Hons.) Winchester, QTS 

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Mrs. K. Thew (C)

Head of English and Drama
B.A (Hons.) Durham, QTS

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Mrs. J. Philipson (C)

Teacher of Lamda
B.A. (Hons.) Queen's, Belfast, P.G.C.E 

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Mr. I. Hartley (B)

Head of IT
B.A. (Hons.) Manchester, P.G.C.E.

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Mr. P. Hill * (S)

Head of Geography
B.A. (Hons.) Birmingham, P.G.C.E.

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MS0003

Mrs. P. Kay (S)

Head of Year 6
B.A. University of Rhodes, H.D.E., B.Ed (Hons.)

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MS0024

Mr. J. Lamb (G) 

Head of French
B.A. (Hons.) Newcastle

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MS0038

Mr. C.A. Little (G)

Head of PE
B.A. (Hons.) Sunderland

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MS0015

Mrs. J. Scott (G)

Head of Science
B.Sc. (Hons.) Edinburgh, P.G.C.E. 

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MS0104

Mrs. S. Whittle *  (G)

Head of Year 4
B.Sc. (Hons.) Northumbria, P.G.C.E.

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MS0017

Mrs. N.M. Johnson

Year 4  Class Teacher
B.A. (Hons.) Sunderland

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MS0104

Mrs. G. Ball

Head of Classics (Maternity Cover)
B.A. (Hons.) Manchester, P.G.C.E.

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Pre-Prep Staff

MS0008

Mrs. K. Knight

Head of Pre-Prep and E.Y.F.S.
B.Ed. (Hons.) Bedford

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MS0013

Mrs. C. Edge

Nursery Teacher
B.Ed. (Hons.) Lancaster

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MS0006

Mrs. M. Fraser

Pre-Prep Teacher
B.Sc. (Hons.) PGCE Sunderland

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Mrs. S. Flynn

Pre-Prep Teacher
B.Ed. (Hons.) Newcastle Polytechnic

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MS0010

Miss S. Milburn

Pre-Prep Teacher
B.A. (Hons.) Northumbria, QTS

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MS0044

Miss L. Anson

Teaching Assistant

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MS0032

Mrs. J. Belton

Swimming Teacher & Teaching Assistant

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MS0040

Mrs. A. Forster

Teaching Assistant

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MS0001

Miss S. Lockey

Teaching Assistant

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MS0040

Miss J. Flynn

Teaching Assistant

MS0001

Mrs. H. Alder

Teaching Assistant

MS0040

Mrs. I. Johnston

Teaching Assistant

Administrative & Support Staff

Mrs. C. Rooney

P.A. to the Headmaster

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MS0035

Miss A.L. Miller

School Secretary

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Mrs. D. Freeman-Griffith

Marketing Manager
B.A. (Hons.) Northumbria

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Mr. I. Hartley

IT Support

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MS0070

Miss L. Serbrock

Housemistress
B.A. (Hons.) Northampton

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MS0018

Ms. L. Finney, RGN

School Nurse

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MS0091

Mrs. P. Hall

Matey

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MS0023

Mrs. L. Thomson

Matey

MS0060

Mrs. P. Hutchinson

Catering Manager

Miss Elise Beazley

Gap Student

Miss Victoria Davies

Gap Student

MS0060

Mrs. A. Rea

Matey & Teaching Assistant

Miss Josephine Adkins

Gap Student

Miss Ellie Van Staden

Graduate Assistant

Specialist Teaching Staff

MS0032

Mrs. J. Belton

Swimming Teacher

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Mrs. A. Barnes

Piano

B.A. (Hons), P.G.C.E.

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Miss S. Dunne

Northumbrian Pipes

Miss A. Francomb

Clarinet/Saxophone
G.R.S.M., L.R.A.M.

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Miss C. Howes

Strings
A.B.S.M.

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Miss A. Humble

Guitar/Piano
M.A. Mus.Ed.

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Mr. A. W. Lord

Brass
B. Mus. (Hons), R.N.C.M.

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Mr. J. Miller

Percussion
B.A. (Hons)

Mrs. R. O'Donnell

Oboe/Piano
M. Mus

Mr. W. Smith

Director of Choir

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Mr. B. Stewart

Flute
Dip. R.C.M., A.R.C.M.

Key:

**Member of the Senior Management Team

* Head of House