Senior Leadership Team

Mrs Diana Harrison (Acting Head), MA (Cantab), PGCE (Bristol), CPP (Roehampton)
Mr Michael Smyth (Deputy Head Academic) BSc (Newcastle), PGCE (Cantab), MSc (Oxon)
Ms Laura Holloway (Acting Deputy Head Pastoral & Director of Sixth Form, Higher Education & Professional Guidance) MA (Oxon), MA (Oxford Brookes)
Mrs Sophie Toland (Deputy Head Pastoral) MA (Cantab,) PGCE (Brunel), CPP (Roehampton)
Mrs Cari Depla (Director of External Relations) MA (St Andrews)
Mr Dominic St John Parker (Bursar) BA (Leeds)

Wider Senior Leadership Team (above plus)

Mrs Claire Bolton (Head of Community Outreach) BA (Leeds), PGCE (Sheffield)
Mr Simon Carter (Director of Co-Curriculum) MA (King's College), PGCE (Oxon)
Mrs Nina Clark (Director of Human Resources) CIPD Associate
Mrs Tamara Dalton (Assistant Bursar) ACMA/CGMA
Ms Laura Holloway (Director of Sixth Form, Higher Education & Professional Guidance) MA (Oxon), MA (Oxford Brookes)
Mr Giles Mason (Director of Sitewide IT) BSc, MSc (Manchester), PGCE (Exeter)
Mrs Fiona Muir (Co-opted, Academic) BA (Royal Holloway), MA (King's College, London), PGCE (Oxon)

DEPARTMENTS

ART

  • Mrs Annabel Owen (Director of Art) BA (UWE), PGCE (Middlesex)
  • Mrs Charlotte Fossa BA  (University of Arts London)
  • Mrs Rachel Bullimore (Art Technician) BA (Brighton) 
  • Mr Miles Bodimeade (Artist in Residence) BA  (Liverpool John Moores) 

CLASSICS

  • Mrs Lucy Weeden (Head of Department) MA (Surrey), BA (Oxon)
  • Miss Louise Cavanagh BA (Royal Holloway), PGCE (Buckingham)
  • Mrs Sharon Durant BA (Oxon/Open University), PGCE (Bath Spa)
  • Mrs Eleanor Evans BA (South Wales), PCGE (King's College London)
  • Ms Laura Holloway MA (Oxon), MA (Oxford Brookes)
  • Miss Kelly Malan BA (Birmingham), PGCE (Buckingham)

COMPUTER SCIENCE

  • Mr Hugo Lopez (Head of Department) BA (Oviedo), MSc (Bath), PGCE (UWE)
  • Mr Stephen Douglas BSc (Bath University), PCGE (Bath University)
  • Dr Stephen Drape (Academic Data Manager) MA, MSc, DPhil (Oxon), PGCE (Hull)
  • Mr Giles Mason BSc, MSc (Manchester), PGCE (Exeter)

CRITICAL THINKING AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES

  • Revd Marc Thomas (Head of Department) BA (UCW Swansea), PGCE (UCW Aberystwyth)
  • Revd Jonathan Beach BSc (Essex), BA (Bristol), MTh (Cardiff)
  • Mr Tim Waldron MA (Leeds), BA (Durham), PGCE (Bristol)
  • Mrs Hannah Willcox BA (Exeter), PGCE (Newcastle)
  • Miss Emma Wright BA (Essex), QTS (CanterburyChrist Church University)

DRAMA AND THEATRE STUDIES

  • Mr Duncan Ellis (Director of Drama) BA (York), MA (Goldsmiths), PGCE
  • Mrs Anna Friend BA (Middlesex), PGCE (Royal Central School of Speech and Drama)
  • Miss Robyn Caldwell BA (London College of Music) PGCE (Buckingham) DipLCM
  • Mrs Rebecca Cochran-Patrick (LAMDA)
  • Mrs Natasha Gray (LAMDA)
  • Mrs Frederica Underwood (LAMDA Co-ordinator)

ECONOMICS

  • Mr Adrian Poole (Head of Department) BA (UWE), Certificate in Education (Bath)
  • Mr Farzad Bhatti BSc (Nottingham), PGCE (Reading)

ENGLISH

  • Mrs Rebekah Lord (Head of English) MSc (Oxon), BA (Bath Spa), PGCE (Bromley Collegiate/University of Worcester)
  • Mrs Katie Barrett-Jolley MA (St Mary's Twickenham), BA (Southampton), PGCE (Roehampton)
  • Mrs Catherine Bruton BA (Oxford)
  • Miss Julie Grant BA (York), PGCE (York), MRes (York)
  • Mrs Debbie McMahon BA (Liverpool), PGCE (Manchester)
  • Mrs Fiona Muir BA (Royal Holloway), MA (King's College, London), PGCE (Oxon)
  • Mrs Sophie Toland MA (Cantab,) PGCE (Brunel), CPP (Roehampton)
  • Dr Penelope Wickson MA (Bristol), BA, MPhil, PhD (Birmingham), PGCE (Greenwich)

GEOGRAPHY

  • Mr Daniel Curran (Head of Department) BSc (Plymouth), PGCE (Cantab)
  • Mrs Laura Lacey (Maternity Cover) BA (Nottingham), PGCE (Bristol)
  • Ms Emma Mathias-Williams BSc (University of Liverpool), PGCE (University of Bath), MA (Institute of Education UCL)
  • Mrs Sarah Tanner BA (Cardiff), PGCE (Exeter)

HISTORY AND POLITICS

  • Mrs Samantha Handy (Head of Department) MA (Oxon), PGCE (Bristol)
  • Mr Simon Carter MA (King's College), PGCE (Oxon)
  • Mr Adrian Stoten BA (Sheffield), PGCE (Bristol)
  • Mr Andrew Morris BA (UCL), PGCE (SCITT)
  • Mrs Ali Visser BA (Southampton), PGCE (Leeds), CPP (Roehampton)

HISTORY OF ART

  • Dr Penelope Wickson (Head of Department) MA (Bristol), BA, MPhil, PhD (Birmingham), PGCE (Greenwich)

MATHEMATICS

  • Dr Sarah Kewley (Head of Department) PhD (Bristol), BSc (Plymouth), PGCE (UWE)
  • Mr Farzad Bhatti BSc (Nottingham), PGCE (Reading)
  • Mr Stephen Douglas BSc (Bath University), PCGE (Bath University)
  • Dr Stephen Drape (Academic Data Manager) MA, MSc, DPhil (Oxon), PGCE (Hull)
  • Mr Benn Griffin BSc (Bath), QTS (Bath)
  • Mr Matthew Rose BSc (Warwick), PGCE (Oxford Brookes)
  • Mrs Ruth Thomas BSc (Swansea), PGCE (UCW Aberystwyth)

MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES

  • Mrs Leonie Moylan - (Head of Department and Head of Spanish) BA (Exeter), PGCE (Oxford)
  • Mrs Bianca Alberelli (Italian)
  • Mrs Claire Bolton (French and Spanish) BA (Leeds), PGCE (Sheffield)
  • Ms Melanie Davies (German) BA (University of Portsmouth), PGCE (Open University)
  • Mrs Annika Falconer (Head of German) BA (Universität Münster), GTP (Mid Somerset Consortium)
  • Mrs Fabienne Fauvarque (French Assistant)
  • Miss Yi-Ling Kuo (Mandarin) PGDE (Aberdeen), PG Dip (Birmingham)
  • Miss Mélissa Lecamp (French)  (University of Reims)
  • Mrs Christina Mitchell (Head of Mandarin) MA (Bath), BA (Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan)
  • Mrs Jacqui Northcote-Green (Head of French) BA (Durham), PGCE (Glasgow)
  • Mrs Valerie Scott-Ashe (French Assistant) Licence (France), PGCE (Canterbury)
  • Mrs Idoia Urquidi Oset (Spanish Assistant)
  • Mrs Alison Villalobos Ruiz (Spanish) BA (Portsmouth), PGCE (Bristol)

MUSIC

Academic and Full Time Staff

  • Miss Marie-Claire Arthur (Director of Music) BA (Hons), MA, PGDIP (ADVANCED), PGCE
  • Dr Daisy Gibbs (Head of Academic Music) PhD (Newcastle) MA (Oxon) PGCE (Buckingham)
  • Mrs Rachel Allard (Singing) Dip RAM, LRAM, GBSM, ABSM
  • Mrs Bethan Dudley Fryar (Director of Vocal Studies) BA (Birmingham), LRAM, ARAM, Dip RAM
  • Mr Dominic Joyce (Resident Organist, Piano) BMus (Hons)
  • Mrs Sarah Loveridge (Head of Strings) BMus (Hons), PGDip, DipABRSM, PGCEi
  • Mr Mark Sandon-Williams (Head of Keyboards) BMus, MA
  • Miss Sarah Wilby (Teacher of Music) BA, PGCE (Oxon)
  • Mrs Jo Black (Music Administrator)

Visiting Specialist Music Teachers

  • Mr James Allard (Percussion) GBSM, ABSM
  • Mr Craig Bissex (Singing) BA (Hons)
  • Mrs Jennifer Cannon (Flute) BA, ABSM, ALCM
  • Mrs Diane Charlesworth-Herbert (Singing, Piano) AGSM, FISM
  • Mr Allen Cheshire (Brass) BA, Ad. Dip WCMD
  • Ms Al Cubbin (Clarinet, Saxophone) BMus, MISM
  • Mrs Kate Elphick (Cello, Double Bass, Violin) Dip TCL
  • Mrs Vanessa Hammond (Oboe) GRSM (Hons) LRAM
  • Mr Ian McVoy (Harp) DNSPM, CNSMDL, MMus
  • Mr Sam Harrison-Oram (Singing) BMus (Hons) PgCert MPerf
  • Mrs Amanda Hodder (Piano) GGSM, PGCE
  • Mrs Sian McInally (Violin, Viola) AGSM
  • Mr Simon Parker (Clarinet, Saxophone) MA, ALCM, LLCM
  • Mr Steve Weeks (Drums) Drumtech Dip
  • Mr Mark Witney (Guitar)

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Mr Tim Waldron (Head of PHSE & RSE) MA (Leeds), BA (Durham), PGCE (Bristol)
  • Mrs Sarah Tanner BA (Cardiff), PGCE (Exeter)
  • Mrs Kirsty Tod BA (London), PGCE (Surrey)
  • Mrs Hannah Willcox BA (Exeter), PGCE (Newcastle)

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

  • Mr Nick John (Executive Director of Sport) BA (Loughborough)
  • Miss Ceri Tamplin (Director of Sport) BSc (University of Wales), PGCE (University of Wales)
  • Mr David Abini (Head of Lacrosse)
  • Mrs Natalie Baldwin BEd (Sheffield)
  • Miss Sophie Davies MSc (Worcester)
  • Miss Elizabeth Pollitt BSc (Gloucestershire), PGCE (Buckingham)
  • Miss Lucy Setterington BA (York St John), PGCE (Bath Spa)
  • Miss Helen Turley BA (Chichester), PGCE (Chichester)
  • Miss Lucy Davies (Equestrian Co-ordinator)
  • Mrs Nikki Harris (Swimming Coach)
  • Mrs Lucy Long (Sports Administrator)

St Mary's Calne Tennis Academy (SMCTA)

  • Mr Jonathan Hayes (Director of Tennis)
  • Mr Cliff Gray (Professional Tennis Coach)
  • Mr Phil Reed (Professional Tennis Coach)
  • Mrs Dawn Riley (Head of 11-and Under Tennis)
  • Miss Hannah Russell-Crossley (Professional Tennis Coach)
  • Mr Steven Wood (Professional Tennis Coach)
  • Mr Mike Wright (Professional Tennis Coach)

SCIENCE

Biology

  • Mr Ashley Hilton (Head of Science and Head of Biology) BSc (Leicester), GTP (Derby)
  • Mrs Vicky Firth BSc (Exeter) PGCE (Cardiff Met)
  • Mrs Claire Holliss BSc (Sheffield), PGCE (Sheffield)
  • Mr Michael Smyth BSc (Newcastle), PGCE (Cambridge), MSc (Oxon)

Chemistry

  • Mrs Carol Wilson (Head of Chemistry) BSc (University of York), PGCE (University of York)
  • Dr Stan Fowler BSc (Dunelm), PhD (Dunelm), QTS, CSci, CChem, CSciTeach, MRSC, FRSA
  • Miss Annabel Ford BSc (Loughborough), PGCE (Lincoln)
  • Miss Sharon Skelhorn BSc (Keele University), PGCE (University of Gloucestershire)

Physics

  • Miss Brianna Thorpe (Head of Physics) BSc Physics (Bath), QTS (Reading)
  • Mrs Elaine Cowan PGCE (Reading)
  • Mrs Diana Harrison MA (Cantab), PGCE (Bristol), CPP (Roehampton)
  • Mr Tony McMahon BSc (Open University), Dip T (QUT), MInstP

Psychology

  • Mrs Ellie Waldron (Head of Psychology) BSc (Cardiff) PGCE (Bath)
  • Miss Geneva Chappell BSc (Bournemouth), PGCE (Bath Spa)

Science Technicians

  • Miss Jessica Rosier (Head Technician with Chemistry Specialism)
  • Mr Joseph Cobb (Physics Technician)
  • Miss Natasha Allen (Biology Technician)

ACADEMIC SUPPORT STAFF

LEARNING SUPPORT and EAL

  • Mrs Sarah Lindsay (Head of Department) BA (Open) Dip SpLD (Hornsby), PATOSS AAA
  • Mrs Lucy Davies PGCE (Buckingham)
  • Mrs Emma Douglas BSc (Bath), PGCE (Bath Spa)
  • Mrs Kate Simpson BA (Sunderland), PGCE (Newcastle)

LIBRARY

  • Dr Penelope James (Librarian) BSc (Nottingham), MSc (Southampton), PhD (Bath)
  • Mrs Nicki Carnochan (Assistant Librarian) BSc (York), MSc (Aston Business School)

DIRECTOR OF CO-CURRICULUM

  • Mr Simon Carter MA (King's College London), PGCE (Oxford)

DIRECTOR OF SIXTH FORM, HIGHER EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL GUIDANCE

  • Ms Laura Holloway MA (Oxon), MA (Oxford Brookes)

EXAMINATIONS OFFICER

  • Miss Jessica Davies

OXBRIDGE COORDINATOR

  • Ms Laura Holloway MA (Oxon), MA (Oxford Brookes)

SCHOLARSHIP COORDINATOR

  • Mr Michael Smyth BSc (Newcastle), PGCE (Cantab), MSc (Oxon)

INDEPENDENT LEARNING & RESEARCH COORDINATOR

  • Ms Emma Mathias-Williams BSc (University of Liverpool), PGCE (University of Bath), MA (Institute of Education UCL)

ADVENTUROUS PURSUITS COORDINATOR

  • Recruiting - TBC

BOARDING STAFF AND PASTORAL CARE

  • Ms Laura Holloway (Acting Deputy Head Pastoral) MA (Oxon), MA (Oxford Brookes)
  • Mrs Claire Bolton (Acting Designated Safeguarding Lead)
  • Mrs Sophie Toland (Deputy Head Pastoral and DSL)

HELEN WRIGHT HOUSE

  • Mrs Vicky Firth (Housemistress) BSc (Exeter) PGCE (Cardiff Met)
  • Miss Emma Wright (Deputy Housemistress) 
  • Mrs Deborah Chalk (Assistant Houseparent) BA (Open), PGCE (Hertfordshire), MA (Glasgow)

FLORENCE DYAS

  • Mrs Debbie McMahon (Housemistress) BA (Liverpool), PGCE (Manchester)
  • Miss Sophie Davies (Deputy Housemistress) MSc (Worcester)
  • Miss Paige Corcoran (Assistant Houseparent) BA (Warwick)

GIBBINS

  • Miss Kelly Malan (Housemistress) BA (Birmingham), PGCE (Buckingham)
  • Miss Robyn Caldwell (Deputy Housemistress) BA (London College of Music) PGCE (Buckingham) DipLCM
  • Ms Debi James (Day Housemistress)

JOYCE WALTERS

  • Mrs Ali Visser (Housemistress) BA (Southampton), PGCE (Leeds), CPP (Roehampton)
  • Miss Lucy Setterington (Deputy Housemistress) BA (York St John), PGCE (Bath Spa)
  • Mrs Sally Thorneloe (Day Housemistress)
  • Mrs Rosie Smedley (Day Housemistress)

ST CECILIA'S

  • Mrs Kirsty Tod (Housemistress) BA (London), PGCE (Surrey)
  • Mr Tim Waldron (Deputy Housemaster) MA (Leeds), BA (Durham), PGCE (Bristol) 
  • Miss Bec Halpin (Assistant Houseparent)
  • Mrs Bianca Alberelli (Pastoral Assistant attached to all houses with focus on St Cecilia's)

ST PRISCA'S

  • Miss Louise Cavanagh (Housemistress) BA (Royal Holloway), PGCE (Buckingham)
  • Miss Helen Turley (Deputy Housemistress) BA (Chichester), PGCE (Chichester)
  • Mrs Alison Carter (Day Housemistress)

SCHOOL HOUSE

  • Mrs Fiona Muir (Housemistress) BA (Royal Holloway), MA (King's College, London), PGCE (Oxon)
  • Mrs Chris Hayes (Day Housemistress)

PASTORAL ASSISTANTS

  • Mrs Fiona Burke
  • Mrs Lucy Davies
  • Mrs Tina Field
  • Miss Annabel Ford
  • Mrs Anna Friend
  • Mrs Rita Hulme
  • Mrs Ami Macallister
  • Mrs Emma Makepeace
  • Mrs Hannah Willcox

HEALTH CENTRE

  • Mrs Charlotte Noon - Lead Nurse
  • Mrs Colette Newey (School Nurse) RGN
  • Mrs Deborah Parkinson (School Nurse) RGN and Registered Midwife
  • Miss Ellena Spanton (School Nurse) RGN
  • Mrs Josephine Clarke (Health Care Assistant) 
  • Mrs Zoe McCarthy (Administrator)

HEALTH & WELLBEING

  • Mrs Josie Ballenden (School Counsellor)
  • Miss Louise Blake (Wellbeing Practitioner)
  • Miss Faith Bourne (Wellbeing Practitioner)
  • Ms Sonal Khimji (Independent Listener)

CHAPLAIN

  • Reverend Jonathan Beach BSc (Essex) BA (Bristol) MTh (Cardiff)

HEADS OF COMPANY

  • Edmund Rich - Mr Benn Griffin
  • Grosstete - Mrs Claire Bolton
  • Moberly - Mrs Natalie Baldwin
  • Osmund - Miss Lucy Setterington
  • Poore - Mr Hugo Lopez

SUPPORT TEAMS

HEAD’S OFFICE

  • Mrs Annie Vodicka (PA to Head)

SCHOOL OFFICE

  • Mrs Hilary Bampton (Office Manager)
  • Mrs Emma Makepeace (Receptionist)

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

  • Mr James Steer (Head of Management Information Systems)
  • Mrs Karen Turner (Admin Assistant to Senior Staff)
  • Miss Natalie Burchell (Safeguarding Administrator) 
  • Mrs Karen Paddock (Sixth Form Administrator)

ADMISSIONS AND MARKETING

  • Mrs Cari Depla (Director of External Relations) MA (St Andrews)
  • Mrs Sally Dickens (Registrar)
  • Mrs Emma Smith (Deputy Registrar)
  • Mrs Sarah Carter (Admissions Administrator)
  • Ms Kristy Jones (Marketing and Communications Manager) BCom (Curtin, WA)
  • Miss Jess Bickley (Marketing Assistant) BA (Bath Spa)

DEVELOPMENT & ALUMNAE RELATIONS

  • Mrs Cari Depla (Director of External Relations) MA (St Andrews)
  • Dr Gemma Wise (Development & Alumnae Relations Manager)
  • Miss Sarah Chick-Richardson (Data & Content Administrator)
  • Mrs Gill Cooper (Development & Fundraising Event Coordinator) BSc (Surrey), DipM

BURSARY & FINANCE

  • Mrs Tamara Dalton (Assistant Bursar) ACMA/CGMA
  • Mrs Gaynor Brittain (Senior Finance Clerk)
  • Mrs Kerry Brown (Accounts Assistant)

HUMAN RESOURCES

  • Mrs Nina Clark (Director of HR) CIPD Associate
  • Mrs Clare Oatley (HR Administrator)
  • Mrs Maria Adlam-Apps (Payroll & Pensions Officer)

SCHOOL LOGISTICS MANAGER / GUARDIANSHIP CO-ORDINATOR

  • Mrs Deb German

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CO-ORDINATOR

  • Mrs Cari Depla

SCHOOL SHOP

  • Mrs Phillipa Hatlapa (School Shop Manager)
  • Mrs Emma Jack (School Shop Assistant)
  • Ms Ren Walker (School Shop Assistant)

CATERING MANAGEMENT

  • Mrs Linda Thomas (Catering Manager)
  • Mrs Alison Bunton (Head Chef)
  • Mr Matt Driver (Second Chef)

HOUSEKEEPING

  • Mrs Ali Felton (Domestic Services Manager)
  • Mrs Shelley Green (Deputy Domestic Services Manager)
  • Mrs Janice James (Functions Co-ordinator)

COMPUTER SERVICES DEPARTMENT

  • Mr David Page (Network Manager) BSc (Reading)
  • Mr Pete Slater (Senior IT Technician) BA (Plymouth Marjon University)
  • Mr Connor Gibson (IT Technician) BSc (Stafford)
  • Mr Connor Langley (Junior IT Technician)

ESTATES

  • Mr Bob Lunn (Director of Estates)
  • Mr Julian Davis (Estates Manager)
  • Mr Verne Baker (Grounds)
  • Mr Simon Bewley (Grounds)
  • Mr Pete Gibbons (Carpenter)
  • Mr Dave Keating (Electrician)
  • Mr Matthew Kerr (Grounds)
  • Mr Brian Merritt (Premises)
  • Mr Giuseppe Mucci (Premises)
  • Mrs Karen Morgan (Grounds)
  • Mr Andrew Oatley (Premises)
  • Mr Callum Riccalton (Grounds)
  • Mr Jay Taylor (Plumbing and Heating Engineer)

SECURITY

  • Mr Brett Haines (Security Officer)
  • Mr Ashleigh Giblen (Security Officer)