Team

Teaching Staff | Houseparents | Specialist Staff  | Administration Staff

Dr Peter Gardener Dr Peter Gardner Founder and Director B.A. Hons., Dip.Psych., M.A., Ed.D., A.F.B.Ps.S., C. Sci., CMgr MCMI, F.Inst.D.

Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society, BPS Chartered Psychologist, Full Member BPS Division of Neuropsychology, BPS Special Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists,

Faculty of Paediatric Neuropsychology

Chartered Scientist, Health and Care Professional Council, Registered Psychologist: Practitioner Counselling Psychologist, Practitioner Educational Psychologist, Practitioner Forensic Psychologist, UKCP Registered Psychotherapist, Chartered Manager, Member of the Chartered Management Institute, Fellow of the Institute of Directors.

Mr David King Headmaster B.Ed. Hons (University of Liverpool), M.I.A.

Teaching Staff

Mrs Jackie Clark Head of Lower School, Lower School Teacher BSc Comb Hons (Exeter University), PGCE (Bath University), SpLD (Southampton)
Mrs Lorna MacCormac Head of Upper School, Upper School Teacher MA (Oxon), PCGE (Kings London)
Mr Richard Caley Mr Richard Caley Head of Sixth Form, Head of Oak House, Upper School Teacher BA Hons, PGCE (South Glamorgan Inst. Higher Education) Hornsby Diploma SpLD
Shelagh Mrs Shelagh King Head of Learning Support, Upper School Teacher B.Ed(Hons) University of Exeter, SENIOS, AMBDA
Simon Coombes Mr Simon Coombes PE Teacher BSc. Hons, Sports Studies, PGCE (University of Bath)
Ms Della McGuckian 6th FormTeacher BA Hons (Bath Spa), MA SpLD/Dyslexia (Bath Spa),AMBDA
Helen McGarrigle Mrs Helen McGarrigle Maths Teacher and 6th Form Teacher BA (Hons) Open University. BDA 2
Mrs Janice Mitchell Head of Science B.Sc. Hons, University of Surrey, PGCE (Southampton)
DSC02144 a Miss Hannaleen van der Merwe Head of Music HDE – Bloemfontein Teachers’ Training College (South Africa) Abschlussbescheinigung (Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria)
Mr Mark Ball Mr Mark Ball Design and Technology Teacher B.Ed Hons in PE & ICT
Mrs Helen Booth Mrs Helen Booth Lower School Teacher BA Hons (University of Warwick), PGCE (Bath College of Higher Education), Hornsby Diploma SpLD
Mrs Wendy Dopheide Mrs Wendy Dopheide Head of Drama BA (Hons), PGCE (London University)
mikyla-francis Mrs Mikyla Francis English, Drama and PSHE Teacher B.Ed Hons (Utrecht University The Netherlands), Major in Social Studies ESL Teacher Cambridge GCSE Examiner
Mrs Jacqui Gillan Mrs Jacqui Gillan LowerSchool Teacher Cert E.d. (Salisbury)
Mr Pete Goodings Mr Pete Goodings Head of Maths B.Sc Hons (Leeds Met University), PGCE (Southampton)
Mrs Gwen Goodings Mrs Gwen Goodings Head of English BA Hons (University of Huddersfield), PGCE (Leeds)
Miss Hannah Johnson Miss Hannah Johnson Information Technology Teacher BSc ICT (University of Glamorgan) PGCE (Swindon SEITT)
Kelly Pullen Miss Kelly Pullen Lower School Teacher BA (Hons) (MMU Cheshire)PGCE (Bath Spa University)
Victoria Swerdlow Mrs Victoria Swerdlow Lower School Teacher B.Sc. Hons (Bristol)PGCE (Roehampton)M.Ed (Bristol)
Dean Filkins Mr Dean Filkins History Teacher BA Hons (University of Winchester), MA (University of Gloucestershire), PCGE (University of Sunderland)
David O'Connor Mr David O’Connor Head of Art, Design and Technology B.A. Hons in Fine art (Sunderland Polytechnic) Higher Diploma in Fine Art -( Slade School of Fine Art-UCL) Cert Ed- University of Southampton Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Educational Assessors
Mr David King History Teacher B.Ed. Hons (University of Liverpool) MIA
Mrs Lynn Noble Food Technology Teacher BSc (Hons) Home Economics & PGCE (Bath Spa)
Mr Robert Fielder Lower School Teacher, Head of PE and Games BSc Hons Sports Coaching, Cardiff Metropolitan University
Mr Matthew Dean Art & Design Teacher BA (Bournemouth Arts University
Mrs Elisabeth Wrench Lower School Teacher BA Hons Oxon, English language/literature, QTS North Wiltshire S.C.I.T.T
Mrs Sally McMullen English Teacher
Miss Jemma McCleery Science Teacher

Specialist Staff

Mrs Elizabeth Hatton Psychotherapist MA, Integrative Child Psychotherapist
Helen-Twentyman Mrs Helen Twentyman Deputy Head of Learning Support and Occupational Therapist DipCOT HPC SROT
Mrs Marion Hughes Occupational Therapist B Sc Hons Occupational Therapy HCPC
Mr Thomas Cope Speech and Language Therapist
Mrs Michelle Prout Speech and Language Therapist
Mrs Emma Morrey Mrs Emma Morrey Occupational Therapist DipCOT HCPC registered. SROT
Mrs Rosemary Eachus Mrs Rosemary Eachus Speech and Language Therapist MA Linguistics & Language Pathology, BA, certMRCSLT, HCPC(reg), MSc, AMBDA
sarah-sharp Miss Sarah Sharpe Speech and Language Therapist B.Sc. Hons, Speech Sciences, RCSLT HCPC
Mrs Christine Sawyer THRIVE Practitioner, Emotional Learning Support Assistant Foundation Degree in Education Studies for Teaching Assistants (Bath Spa Uni)
NVQ Level 3 Specialist Teaching and Learning Support
NVQ Level 3 Supporting Children and Young People

House Parents

Mrs lona Gray Head of Boarding and Pastoral Care DesignatedSafeguarding Lead, Advanced Training First Aid at Work, including Paediatric First Aid Administration of Medication
Mrs Fiona Filkins Deputy Head of Boarding and Houseparent for Girls Yrs 9 – 13 Diploma in Children’s studies Understanding Dyslexia First Aid at Work Channel General Awareness Medicines Awareness for Schools
charles-anderson Mr Charles Anderson Houseparent for Boys, Yrs 10 and 11 MA in Politics and International Relations Emergency First Aid in the Work Place with an Emphasis on the Outdoor Environment UKCC Rugby Coaching Level 2 World Rugby Strength and Conditioning Level 1
coral-wedd Mrs Coral Wedd Houseparent for 6th Form boarders NVQ 4 CCLD Child Protection Training First Aid at Work, including Paediatric First Aid Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering Care of Medicines – Advanced
Mrs Sarah Bishop Houseparent for boys, Yrs 3 – 9 Level 3 First Aid, Diabetic Training, Prescribed Medication Administration
Child Protection Training, BSA Counselling for Young Adults
Independent Listener training, Netball Coach and all England Umpire
Mr Andy Wedd Houseparent for boys, Yrs 3 – 9 Level 3 NVQ in Children’s Care, Learning & Development (NVQ L3 CCLD)
3 day First Aid, Medication Administration in Schools
Duke of Edinburgh Expedition Supervisor Training Course
Coastal & Countryside Camping Endorsement & Leader Course
Miss Amy Cleaver Houseparent for Girls Yrs 3 – 8 NVQ 3 CCLD Child Protection Training First Aid at Work, including Paediatric First Aid Care of Medicines – Advanced Administration of Medicines

Administration Staff

Mrs Carolyn Shipstone Mrs Carolyn Shipstone MBE Head of Admin and Marketing, PA to Headmaster
claire-cooper Mrs Claire Cooper HR Officer
Capturesadfaf Mrs Justine Palmer Finance Administrator
Mrs Jan Lock Registrar