Staff & Governors 2022-23

RoleNameQualificationsSubject(s)
HeadmasterMr Duncan MurphyMEd, BA (Hons) English Lit, IAPS, SoH, FRSAEnglish, HPQ Teacher
Deputy HeadmasterMr Ian MitchellMA, BA (Hons) PGCE, PG Dip EdHead of Geography, Maths, Games, Deputy DSL
Deputy Head AcademicsMr James MarchBA (Hons) PGCEHead of English
BursarMrs Sally Witts
Assistant Head, Head of SeniorsMr Sachin SukhdeoBSc (Hons) Maths, Dip.EducationMaths Teacher, Deputy DSL
Assistant Head, Head of Upper Prep Mr Liam ClarkeBSc Open, PGCEDesignated Safeguarding Lead, Games
Head of Lower PrepMrs Emma Ibbitson BEng (Hons) Electronics & Communications, PGCE, QTSLower & Upper Prep SENCo, Deputy DSL - EYFS
Head of Study Centre, Upper Prep & Seniors SENCo Miss Harriet WilsonBA (Hons) Primary Teaching, QTS, NaSENCo, BPS Registered Qualified Test User, Certificate in Psychometric Testing, Assessment, Access Arrangements (CPT3A), Head of Study Centre, Upper Prep & Seniors SENCo, Deputy DSL
NameQualificationsSubject(s)
Mr Mike BaileyIPGCEHead of Design Technology, Games
Mr David BarrattBEd Maths and ScienceScience & Games Teacher, Year 7 Form Teacher
Mrs Victoria BastableBA (Hons) Art History, PGCEHead of Art, KHS Character & Values Co-ordinator, Year 6 Form Teacher
Miss Amanda BlackMA Education Practice, PGDEHead of Science, Year 10 Form Teacher, Head of Careers
Mrs Eleanor BrayBA (Hons) Philosophy, PGDEEnglish Teacher, Year 9 Form Teacher, Independent Learning and Life Skills Coordinator, Student Council
Mr Joseph BrownGap Assistant
Mr Mark FarmerPhD, MA, MScMaths Teacher
Miss Bernice ForbesMA, PGCEYear 5 Form Teacher, General Subjects Teacher
Miss Kimberley FosterMA Teaching Musician, BA Music (Hons), iPGCEHead of Music, Year 8 Form Teacher
Mrs Julie HaunstetterBA (Hons) Medieval & Modern History, PGCEHead of History, Year 11 Form Teacher, HPQ Coordinator
Mr Robert HendryBSc Sports Studies and Physical Education, iPGCEHead of Sport, Year 7 Form Teacher, Deputy DSL
Mrs Belinda HorleyHND Performing Arts, PGCEHead of Drama
Miss Gemma HylandsCover Supervisor, Eco Coordinator
Mr Simon JacksonBA (Hons) Geology, MSc Petroleum Geology, PGCEComputer Science Teacher, Year 8 Form Teacher
Mr Thomas LaudyiPGCE Geography & Games Teacher, Year 8 Form Teacher, Trips Coordinator, KHA Staff Rep
Mr Roy Lechuga-RegelingMA Translation, BA French Language & Culture, PGCEHead of MFL, GTi Coordinator
Miss Hannah LuffBSc, Level 2 RFU CoachingGraduate Sports Assistant
Mrs Gemma LindleyBSc, PGCE Year 9 Form Teacher, Head of Maths
Mrs Chantel MartinsBA (Hons) Ceramic Design, Graduate Dip interior Design, TEFLiPGCE Student, Year 1 Form Teacher
Mrs Claire McGillLevel 3 NVQ Learning & DevelopmentLower Prep Assistant, LSA
Mrs Sandra O’SheaNVQ Level 3 in Supporting in Learning and TeachingIndependent Learning Supervisor
Miss Nikita Patel BSC (Hons) Genetics, PGCEScience, Year 7 Form Teacher, DofE Coordinator
Mrs Sally SeiverBEd (Hons)General Subjects Teacher
Miss Julie SmithLevel 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning, HLTA, Level 3 in Education and TrainingFunctional Skills Teacher, LSA
Miss Zoe SmithBA (Hons) Educational Studies, PGCEAssistant Head Lower Prep, Year 4 Form Teacher, Houses, Charities Coordinator, Deputy DSL
Ms Fiona SwiftiPGCE Year 6 Form Teacher, RE/PSHE Coordinator, General Subjects Teacher, Deputy DSL
Miss Lana SummersBA (Hons) Music, PGCEYear 3 Form Teacher
Mr Jeremy WestcottBSc (Hons) Sport, Fitness & Coaching, iPGCETeacher of PE & General Subjects
Mrs Stephanie WestonPGCE, Dip. C.O.T. Head of RS, Classics Teacher, Year 11 Form Teacher

Governors 2022 – 2023

The Kingswood House School Trust Limited is controlled by a board of Governors under the chairmanship of Mr RJ Evans. Mr Evans may be contacted c/o Kingswood House School, 56 West Hill, Epsom KT19 8LG. The Governing Body oversees the external management of the School. There are various sub-committees set up to assist the Headmaster. The Headmaster and his Senior Leadership Team supervise the internal management of the School. This includes, at the Headmaster’s discretion, the Deputy Headmaster, the Director of Studies, the Head of Lower Prep, the Head of Upper Prep, Head of Seniors, and the Bursar.

Chairman - Mr J R EvansBEd (Hons), MEd Management, IAPS. Chairman from July 2021. Experienced Prep School Headmaster of four IAPS Schools; retired now an Accredited IAPS Educational Consultant, Heads Mentor and Appraiser. ISI Independent School and Boarding Inspector, and Chairman of the Educational Sub-Committee
Mrs V BaconBEd (Hons). Apple Distinguished Educator, Teacher, Education Consultant Sub-Committees: Early Years, Technology Advisor
Mrs J H BourneBSc. Former biochemist with experience in IT & school administration Sub-Committees: Chair of Marketing
Dr H H Bowen-PerkinsMRCS LRCP MB BS LMSSA PGD Cardiology. Old Boy, former parent, local GP & on the Council of Epsom College Sub-Committees: Chair of Health, Safety & Welfare, Safeguarding
Mr R L ClarkeDip (Hons) Architecture, RIBA. Former parent, local architect with own practice Sub-Committees: Chair of Development
Mrs L CulmMEd (Hist) Oxon RSA Dip SpLD PATOSS. Tutor and Assessor in Learning Development Department at St John’s School, Leatherhead Sub-Committees: SEND, Risk Management
Mr R JohnstoneBA PGCE AMDIS Marketing Diploma. Teacher & House Tutor at Epsom College Sub-Committees: Academic
Mr R B G LaudyL.L.B. (Hons) Deputy Chair from September 2022. Former parent, retired partner in Pincent Masons LLP, Sub-Committee: Strategy
Mr A LawAccountant, FCA. Bursar at a non-competing Independent School & Vice President of Old Freemen’s Association Sub-Committees: Chair of Finance, Strategy
Mr A MatthewsMA (Hist) Cantab ICAEW. Former parent. Private equity investment & advisory services Sub-Committees: Finance
Mr H ScottDipM. ACIBA retired Corporate & Business Bank Executive. Sub-Committees: Finance, Risk Management
Mr C ShipleyLLB (Hons) MBA. Chair from 2015-2021. Former parent, retired local solicitor (Corporate Law) Sub-Committees: Finance, Strategy

The Study Centre Teaching Staff 2022-23

Head of Study Centre, Upper Prep & Seniors SENCo - Miss Harriet WilsonBA (Hons) Primary Teaching, QTS, NaSENCo, BPS Registered Qualified Test User, Certificate in Psychometric Testing, Assessment, Access Arrangements (CPT3A), Deputy DSL
Head of Lower Prep, Lower & Upper Prep SENCo - Mrs Emma IbbitsonBEng (Hons) Electronics and Communications PGCE QTS, Deputy DSL
Mrs Joanna McMurtrieLevel 5 Diploma in Teaching Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties, NCFE Cache Level 2 in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health
Mrs Amandeep RaiB.A. (Hons) Educational Studies & RS P.G.C.E., Q.T.S. Level 5 Certificate in Dyslexia Intervention Support C.E.L.T.A.

The Study Centre Peripatetic Tutors & Therapists 2022 – 2023

Mrs Sherryn AltonBSc (Hons) Logopaedics (Speech and Language Pathology and Audiology), MSc (Hons) Human Communication, ACS in Deafness; BSL Level 2, HCPC registered, Member of RCSLT, Member of ASLTIP
Mrs Miranda BagleyOCR Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Learners with Specific Learning; Level 5 Associate Diploma in the Arts; Level 4 Certificate in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector; Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Children with Specific Learning Difficulties; Patoss Associate MemberDifficulties
Mrs Aniesa BloreBachelor of Occupational Therapy, Clinical Specialist Paediatric Occupational Therapist, Member of Health Professions Council, Senior Associate of the Royal Society of Medicine, Member of British Association of Occupational Therapists
Ms Isabella BudaszBSc (Hons) Geography & Sociology, Cert Ed., Certficate in Supporting Adults with Dyslexia
Ms Ashna GanatraP.G. Dip. Speech and Language Therapy B.Sc. Business Management and Law
Mrs Jeanette GrovesLevel 5 Diploma in Teaching Children with Specific Learning Difficulties (Maths and Literacy), Patoss Associate Member
Mrs Juliet GrünB.A. (Hons) French, P.G.C.E, Post Graduate Certificate in Dyslexia and Literacy
Mrs Lucy FanningBSc (Hons) Psychology, PGCE, Post Graduate Certificate in Dyslexia and Literacy
Mrs Susan JonesLLB (Hons) PGCE, Level 4 Certificate in Specific Learning Difficulties
Mrs Emma RendleBSc (Hons) Speech Sciences, MRCSLT, MASSLTIP, HCPC Registered
Miss Ilse RoetsMA Leadership & Management in Education, HDE Maths & Geography, QTS
Mrs Leanne StewartBEd, Unicorn Maths

ELSA

Ms Katey TimothyNVQ Level 3 TA, Youth Mental Health course, TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills, Cache Sexual Health Awareness, Adult Mental Health First Aider, Traumatic Bereavement Certificate, Zones of Regulation Certificate, SFAUSI

Learning Support Assistants 2022 – 2023

Mrs Nicola AdamBA (Hons) English Literature, SEN Support Assistant
Mr Calum BarnesLevel 3 Health & Social Care
Mr Ian BennettsExperienced LSA, TQUK Level 2 Understanding Autism, Level 3 NVQ Supporting Teaching & Learning, Level 2 Certificate in Understanding SLD, Level 2 Behaviour that Challenges in Children
Mrs Sarah ConnerNCFE Level 2 Support Work in Schools, Supporting Children on the Autistic Spectrum
Mrs Tessa Curnin - EHCP CordinatorBA (Hons) Modern Arts, PGCE Level 5 Literacy ESOL
Mrs Joanna DanksBA (Hons) History, NCFE Level 3 Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools, NCFE Level 2 Understanding Children & Young People's Mental Health
Mrs Glenda du PlessisBA (Hons) Geography & PE, PG Diploma in Education
Mrs Kate LongLevel 2 Understanding Autism, Level 3 Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools, Level 2 Dyslexia / Specific Learning Difficulties
Mrs Claire McGill NVQ Level 3, Learning and Development
Mr Campbell McKelvie OADip (SEN Advanced), TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Difficulties (RQF)
Mrs Claire MillsB.Sc. (Hons), PGCE, TESOL, Level 5 ESOL
Mr Priyesh MistryBA (Hons) Industrial Design, TEFL
Ms Sandra O’Shea NVQ Level 3 Support in Learning and Teaching, Supporting Children with Language and Communications, Independent Learning Supervisor
Ms Nicola ParsonsCert SLPS (Open)TQUK Level 2 Counselling Skills
Mrs Amelia RahmanBSc (Hons) Clothing Marketing, PGCE, Level 5 Diploma Specific Learning Difficulties
Mrs Amanda ReedNVQ Level 2 Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools, ELKAN course
Mrs Karen Santos NVQ Level 2 TA
Mrs Emma SharpeExperienced LSA, AADD course including Dyslexia & ASD, Level 2 Supporting Teenagers & Young Adults with PDA, Understanding Autism & PDA course
Miss Julie Smith Level 2 Supporting Teaching and Learning, H.L.T.A., Level 3 Education and Training, Functional Skills Teacher
Mrs Michelle TomlinsonNNEB Level 3
Mrs Maria West BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy, Level 3 in Childcare
Mrs Rosie WoodMA Graphic Design, ELKAN Level 3 Speech & Language Support for 5-11 year olds, Level 2 Mental Wellbeing

Administrative Staff 2022-2023

Mrs Zoe AshtonHead of Admissions
Mrs Kelly BishopStudy Centre Secretary
Me Walid ChaudryFinance Manager
Mrs Tessa CurninEHCP Coordinator & LSA
Mrs Emma DarbishierSchool Nurse
Mrs Amanda Earl Head of Marketing
Mrs Karen HardingSchool Secretary / Headmaster's PA
Mrs Susan LucasStudy Centre Secretary
Mrs Ann MillerAdmissions & Office Administrator (Maternity Cover) Clubs Coordinator
Mrs Huma RazaScience Technician (Maternity Leave)
Mrs Debbie SteerBursar's PA
Mrs Ines WittsAdmissions & Office Administrator (Maternity Leave)
Mrs Sally WittsBursar

Music Peripatetic Staff

Mr Stephen Bradfield Guitar
Ms Alison Knight Piano
Mr Alex Temple-Heald Drums
Ms Dido XenakisViolin

Kitchen

Mrs J Chandler Catering Manager
Miss M Lopez Assistant Cook
Miss J Leong Kitchen Assistant
Mrs I Lau Kitchen Assistant
Ms A LimCleaning & Catering Assistant
Mrs A Yeang Kitchen Assistant
Miss A Hafiz Kitchen Assistant

Grounds, Maintenance, Minibus

Mr Paul HylandsGroundsman / Minibus Driver
Mr Ron GummerMaintenance
Mr David StutterMinibus Driver
Mr Martin Wood Minibus Driver

Admissions Update re: Coronavirus

Kingswood House remains open for applications to join the school although additional
safeguards are in place to protect the interests of all parties. Please follow the link to our
admissions page in order to read more about our streamlined process and how to apply for a
place.

 

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