Teaching Staff

Junior School teachers
Abigail Dook
Abigail Dook
Junior School Housemaster (Atlee) / Junior School Teacher
University of the West of England Bristol, Bachelor of Arts
Starting Year
2018
Caron Fitzpatrick
Caron Fitzpatrick
Year 6 Group Leader / Junior School Teacher
University of London, Bachelor of Science Second Class Honours (Upper Division) Geography, PGCE
Starting Year
2017
Dee Patterson
Dee Patterson
Junior School Teacher
St. Martin's College, University of Wolverhampton, PGCE, BSc Geography, QTS
Starting Year
2015
Eleanor Fulton
Eleanor Fulton
Year 1 Group Leader /Junior School Teacher
University of Cumbria, Bachelor of Arts
Starting Year
2018
Emelia Stapley
Emelia Stapley
Head of Thematic Learning / Junior School Teacher
University of Bedfordshire, Bachelor of Education, QTS
Starting Year
2018
Jayne Starkie
Jayne Starkie
Junior School Teacher
St. Martins University College, BA with QTS in Primary Education (Drama), QTS
Starting Year
2017
Joanne Nolan
Joanne Nolan
Junior School Teacher / Junior School Assistant Head
Cheltenham College of Higher Education, University of Manchester, PGCE Primary, BA Hons in Politics and Modern History
Starting Year
2016
Nina Osei-Armah
Nina Osei-Armah
Reception Year Leader / Junior School Teacher
Coventry University, Goldsmiths College, Bachelor of Arts, PGCE in Primary, QTS
Starting Year
2019
Jonathan Burrows
Jonathan Burrows
Junior School Teacher
University of Wolverhampton, University of Wales, The Manchester Metropolitan University, The University of Lancaster, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Science, Professional Studies in Education, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2018
Jonathan Crew
Jonathan Crew
Year 4 Group Leader / Junior School Teacher
University of Surrey, University of Wales, Bachelor of Science, PGCE
Starting Year
2016
Laura Crew
Laura Crew
Year 2 Group Leader / Junior School Teacher
University of Manchester, Bachelor of Science, PGCE
Starting Year
2016
Jason Burrows
Jason Burrows
Junior School Teacher
University of Central Lancashire, University of Cumbria, Bachelor of Arts in History, PGCE in Education Primary with QTS
Starting Year
2019
Matthew Blake
Matthew Blake
Head of Mathematics /Junior School Teacher
Kingston University, Oxford Brookes University, Bachelor of Arts, PGCE Primary
Starting Year
2018
Michael Starkie
Michael Starkie
Junior School Teacher
St. Martins University College, BA with QTS in Primary Education
Starting Year
2016
Charlotte Wright
Charlotte Wright
Junior School Teacher
Canterbury Christ Church University, Bachelor of Arts in Primary Education, QTS
Starting Year
2019
Peter Gooding
Peter Gooding
Junior School Housemaster (Bartle-Frere)/Science Subject Coordinator/Junior School Teacher
University of Wales, Bachelor Sc (Hons) Sports and Exercise Science, PGCE
Starting Year
2012
Sara Nicholls
Sara Nicholls
Junior School Teacher
Sheffield Hallam University, University of Sheffield, PGCE, BSc Geography, QTS
Starting Year
2017
Virginia Treasure
Virginia Treasure
English Subject Coordinator/Junior School Teacher
St. Edwards University, University of Lesley, Bachelor of Arts, Masters of Education
Starting Year
2015
William Neylon 
William Neylon 
Junior School Teacher
Falmouth University, University of Sunderland, Bachelor of Arts, PGCE
Starting Year
2018
Zeynep Kiziltepe-Winter
Zeynep Kiziltepe-Winter
Year 3 Leader / Junior School Teacher
University of Istanbul, University of North London, History of Art Degree, PGCE Primary, Multilingual Classroms QTS
Starting Year
2014
Andrew Williams
Andrew Williams
Junior School Teacher
University of East Anglia, Canterbury Christ Church University, Bachelor of Arts, PGCE
Starting Year
2019
Science Department
Hollie Hudson
Hollie Hudson
Senior School Teacher of Physics / STEM coordinator / Timetable Facilitator
Sheffield Hallam University, Bachelor of Science
Starting Year
2018
Shane Blincoe Deval
Shane Blincoe Deval
Senior School Teacher of Chemistry
University of Canterbury New Zealand, University of Canterbury New Zealand, Sheffield Hallam University, Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Chemistry, PGCE
Starting Year
2018
Simon Martin
Simon Martin
Senior School Teacher of Chemistry
University of Southhampton, University of London, Bachelor of Science, PGCE
Starting Year
2018
Giles Whittaker
Giles Whittaker
Senior School Housemaster/Senior School Teacher of Biology
Liverpool John Moores University, University of Surrey, Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, PGCE
Starting Year
2016
Carolyn Neylon
Carolyn Neylon
Senior School Teacher of Biology
University of Southhampton, University of Sussex, Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biology, PGCE
Starting Year
2017
Stephen Jackson
Stephen Jackson
Head of Science Faculty/Senior School Teacher of Physics
Sheffield Hallam University, Bachelor of Education Physics
Starting Year
2015
Senior School | Language and Learning Department
Elizabeth Kirton
Elizabeth Kirton
Head of English Department
University of Salford, University of Liverpool, Bachelor of Arts (Hons), PGCE English with Drama
Starting Year
2019
Caron Morrison
Caron Morrison
Senior School Teacher of English
University College London, University of Birmingham, BA Hons. English and History of Art, PGCE
Starting Year
2017
Michael Klein
Michael Klein
Senior School Teacher of English
University of Western Cape Town, Teacher's Diploma (LSTD), Bachelor of Education, BA Hons. Humanities
Starting Year
2017
Patrick Donovan
Patrick Donovan
Coordinator of EAL for Local staff/Teacher of English
University of Wales, Bachelor of Arts with a General degree in Humanities, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2008
Jenny Owen
Jenny Owen
Head of the Language & Learning faculty
University of Liverpool, University of Keel, Manchester Academy of English, (Division 2) English Literature, Theology and Religious Studies, PGCE (Secondary Level) English, Media Studies and Drama, CELTA
Starting Year
2011
Zhanar Yespan
Zhanar Yespan
Whole school Teacher of L&L Faculty
Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages named after Ablai khan, Bachelor of Education
Starting Year
2008
Olga Kostyleva
Olga Kostyleva
Whole school Teacher of L&L Faculty
Gumilev Eurasian National University, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Bachelor of philology, IELTS
Starting Year
2015
Mariyam Kamedenova
Mariyam Kamedenova
Whole school Teacher of L&L Faculty
Kazakh National Pedagogical University, Bachelor of Education
Starting Year
2016
Aliya Zhiyenkulova
Aliya Zhiyenkulova
Whole school Teacher of L&L Faculty
Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages named after Ablai khan, Teacher of English and French, Bachelor of Education
Starting Year
2012
Karlygash Kazhdarova
Karlygash Kazhdarova
Whole school Teacher of L&L Faculty
Kazakh National Pedagogical University, Teacher of English and French, Bachelor of Education
Starting Year
2008
Galiya Mussabekova
Galiya Mussabekova
Whole school Teacher of L&L Faculty
Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages, Bachelor in Foreign Language
Starting Year
2013
Senior School | Maths Department
Darshak Pandya
Darshak Pandya
Senior Housemaster / Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
University of Sheffield, University of Leicester, The University of Nottingham, Bachelor of Engineering, Master of Arts in Education, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2018
Elizabeth Streat
Elizabeth Streat
Head of Mathematics Faculty and Computer Science/Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
University of Leeds, Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, QTS, Induction
Starting Year
2019
Vladimir Zhuk
Vladimir Zhuk
Olympiad Specialist /Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Bachelor of Mathematics, Master of Mathematics Candidate of Sciences in Physics and Mathematics
Starting Year
2016
Alexey Konanykhin
Alexey Konanykhin
Olympiad Specialist /Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Bachelor of Mathematics
Starting Year
2016
Dauren Aitmukhamet
Dauren Aitmukhamet
Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
Novosibirsk State University, Bachelor of Science Mathematics, Master of Mathematics
Starting Year
2018
Paul Boothroyd
Paul Boothroyd
Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
De Montfort University, University of Liverpool, Bachelor of Science Mathematics, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2014
Martin Burgess
Martin Burgess
Senior School Teacher of Mathematics
University of East Anglia, MSc (Mathematics), D.Phil, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2019
Senior School | Humanities & Social Sciences Faculty
Neil Golding
Neil Golding
Seconds in Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences/Senior School Teacher of Economics & Business Studies
University of Hull, University of London, Bachelor of Science in Economics, PGCE
Starting Year
2014
Maira Berlibayeva
Maira Berlibayeva
Whole School Teacher of Kazakh History
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakh National Pedagogical University, Bachelor of Education, Master of Humanity Sciences
Starting Year
2016
Henry Wilkinson
Henry Wilkinson
Senior School Housemaster (Edmonstone)/ Senior School Teacher of Geography/ History
University of Manchester, University of York, The University of Nottingham, Bachelor of Arts in History, Master of Arts, PGCE
Starting Year
2018
Joshua Liversidge
Joshua Liversidge
Senior School Housemaster/Senior School Teacher of Geography
The University of Nottingham, University of Plymouth, Bachelor of Arts in Geography, PGCE
Starting Year
2015
Lucy Stainsby
Lucy Stainsby
Senior School Director of Studies/Teacher of Geography
John Coles
John Coles
Headmaster / Teacher of Geography
BA in Geography,University of Wales, Master of Education in Educational Leadership,University of Buckingham, PGCE, QTS, University of East Anglia
Starting Year
2018
Peter Dyer
Peter Dyer
Senior School Teacher of Psychology/ Teacher of Epistemology
University of Keele, University of Exeter, University of Cambridge, University of Greenwich, Bachelor of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Philosophy, PGCE
Starting Year
2018
Cedric Wildblood
Cedric Wildblood
Senior School Teacher of Business and Economics
University of London, University of Hull, Bachelor of Science in Economics, PGCE
Starting Year
2019
Stephen Avis
Stephen Avis
Head of Humanities & Social Sciences Faculty
University of Oxford, Christ Church University College, University of York, Bachelors of Arts in Modern History, PGCE Secondary, Master of Arts in History, QTS
Starting Year
2013
Lucy Wilkinson
Lucy Wilkinson
Senior School Teacher of History
University of Birmingham, University of Bath, Bachelor of Arts, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2018
Senior School | Physical Education Department
Richard Dook
Richard Dook
Director of Sport/ Head of Faculty of Physical Education
De Montfort University, Bachelor of Education in Physical Education
Starting Year
2018
Neil French
Neil French
Whole School Teacher of PE
University of Stirling, The Open University, University of East London, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Science, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2017
Olessya Shlyakhtina
Olessya Shlyakhtina
Whole school Teacher of PE
Republican college of sports, Kazakh State Academy of Sport andTourism, Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages, Physical training and sports, Physical training and sports Teacher, Bachelor in Foreign Language
Starting Year
2013
Liam Streat
Liam Streat
Whole School Teacher of PE/ Senior School Housemaster
University of Gloucestershire, Bachelor of Science in Sports Education, QTS
Starting Year
2019
Caitlin Harrison
Caitlin Harrison
Whole School Teacher of PE
Coventry University, Liverpool John Moores University, Bachelor of Science in Sport and Exercise Science, PGCE
Starting Year
2019
Senior School | Faculty of Art/Drama/Music
Hannah Nekounam
Hannah Nekounam
Head of Art
The Open University, University of Central England in Birmingham, Master of Arts in Education, PGCE, Professional Studies in Education
Starting Year
2018
Kuralay Praliyeva
Kuralay Praliyeva
Junior School Teacher of Art
South Kazakhstan Humanitarian University named after M.Auezov, Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research, BA in Primary, Master of Business Administration
Starting Year
2013
Svetlana Stoyannidu
Svetlana Stoyannidu
Coordinator of Peripatetic Teachers
Kazakh National Conservatory, Bachelor instrumental performance
Starting Year
2017
Ivan Kolosov
Ivan Kolosov
Junior School Housemaster (Kipling)/ Whole School Teacher of Music
University of Durham, University of Buckingham, Bachelor of Arts in Music, PGCE,TEFL/TESOL
Starting Year
2012
Simone Jordan
Simone Jordan
Teacher of Drama and Dance with PE
Australian College of Physical Education, Bachelor of Dance Education
Starting Year
2018
John Harrison
John Harrison
Director of Music/Teacher of Music
University Of York, University of Huddersfield, Bachelor of Arts in Music, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2019
Senior School | Faculty of Modern Languages
Meruyert Kolosova
Meruyert Kolosova
Head of Faculty of Modern Languages/ Whole School Teacher of Mandarin
Communication University of China, Bachelor of Arts
Starting Year
2012
Aigerim Yessengaliyeva
Aigerim Yessengaliyeva
Whole School Teacher of Mandarin
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Bachelor of Human Studies in Foreign Philology
Starting Year
2012
Zhao Yanjie
Zhao Yanjie
Junior School Teacher of Mandarin
Dalian Institute of Foreign Languages, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Bachelor of Humanities, Master of Arts
Starting Year
2018
Julie Grignard
Julie Grignard
Whole School Teacher of French
University of Bristol, University of Rennes, Bachelor of English, PGCE
Starting Year
2016
Olga Oreshkina
Olga Oreshkina
Head of Russian /Whole School Teacher of Russian
Almaty Pedagogical College, Abai Kazakh National Pedagogical University, Primary teacher, Teacher of Russian
Starting Year
2008
Adelina Fot
Adelina Fot
Whole School Teacher of Russian
Almaty Pedagogical College, Primary School Teach
Starting Year
2011
Alena Karamulina
Alena Karamulina
Whole School Teacher of Russian
Kazakh National Pedagogical University, Bachelor of Russian and Literature
Starting Year
2011
Nazgul Sartova
Nazgul Sartova
Whole School Teacher of Russian
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Bachelor of Russian and Literature, Master of Linguistics
Starting Year
2008
Danagul Ryskalyeva
Danagul Ryskalyeva
Head of Kazakh /Whole School Teacher of Kazakh
West Kazakhstan Humanitarian University, Bachelor of Kazakh and Literature
Starting Year
2011
Dina Omarova
Dina Omarova
Whole School Teacher of Kazakh
International Kazakh-Arab University, Issyk Pedagogical College, Bachelor Teacher of Kazakh and literature, Primary teacher
Starting Year
2012
Gulzhakhan Dosmambetova
Gulzhakhan Dosmambetova
Whole School Teacher of Kazakh
Kazakh State Women's Teacher Training University, Arkalyk State Pedagogical Institute, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Kazakh and Literature
Starting Year
2008
Aliya Khazhimova
Aliya Khazhimova
Whole School Teacher of Kazakh
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Bachelor of Kazakh and Literature, Master of Philology, Candidate of Philological Sciences
Starting Year
2010
Zina Aitbayeva
Zina Aitbayeva
Whole School Teacher of Kazakh
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Bachelor of Kazakh and Literature
Starting Year
2013
Gulzhazira Sabazbekova
Gulzhazira Sabazbekova
Whole School Teacher of Kazakh
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty Humanitarian and Economic Institute, Bachelor of Kazakh and Literature, Teacher of foreign languages
Starting Year
2012
Sylvie Piegelin
Sylvie Piegelin
Whole School Teacher of French
University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne, Kingston University, Bachelor of Arts in Philology, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2018
Senior School | Sixth Form and Learning Support Department
Donald Scott
Donald Scott
Head of Sixth form / Senior School Teacher of Computer science
University of Greenwich, The Open University, Certificate in Education Post Compulsory Education and Training, Master of Science, PGCE, QTS
Starting Year
2012
Oksana Dotsenko
Oksana Dotsenko
Head of Learning Support
Leeds Beckett University, PGC in Special Education Needs Coordination
Starting Year
2014
Stephannie Tebow
Stephannie Tebow
Director of community well-being
Murray State University, Master of Science, Bachelor of Science in Voc Tec Ed
Starting Year
2018