Prep School Staff

Prep School Head Mr Bill Toleman
Prep School Head's PA Mrs Barbara Raven
Admissions Officer Mrs Fiona Brett

Senior Management Team

Deputy Head Mr Graham Millard
Head of Shell & Deputy DSL Mrs Kirsty Brooks
Senior Teacher (Pastoral) & DSL Mr Richard Clough
Head of Mathematics, Communications Co-ordinator Mr Neil Eddom
Housemaster -
Grimwade House & Senior Teacher (Operations)
Mr Adrian Hathaway
Director of Studies Mrs Wendy Sharman


"Teaching challenges pupils to think for themselves, often intriguing them and frequently inspiring them to pursue ideas further. Resources and teaching methods are deployed to excellent effect to spark interest, to aid understanding and to keep pupils actively engaged". ISI Inspection 2011

Prep School Teaching Staff

Mrs Kay Adkins

PE, Head of Rounders

Mrs Belinda Aitken


Mrs Debra Balshaw


Mrs Zoe Barford

Head of KS3 Science

Mr Sandy Barnard

Head of Prep School Rugby, Latin, Mathematics

Miss Alice Beckley 


Mrs Rachael Borthwick

Head of Year (Form 2), Mathematics, Activities Co-ordinator

Mrs Lizzie Bridle

Head of Learning Support

Mrs Kirsty Brooks

Head of Shell,  Deputy DSL

Mr Corne de Bruyn

Design & Technology

Miss Emmanuelle Carme

Senior Teacher, Head of French, Spanish

Mr Richard Clough

Senior Teacher (Pastoral), Head of Geography, DSL

Mrs Imogen Cowan

Head of Year (Upper Third), Head of German, Deputy DSL, French

Mrs Laura Davies

Head of History

Mrs Kate Davey


Mr Aaran Donlevy

Head of Art, Housemaster – Newbury

Miss Cassie Drury

Shell Teacher (Head of Upper Shell)

Mr Neil Eddom

Head of Mathematics, Communications Co-ordinator

Mr Andrew John Edwards


Ms Naoko Edwards

Resident Matron, Grimwade

Mrs Hannah Fordham

Head of Athletics & Girls' Cricket - Housemistress - Monk-Jones, Visiting Tutor, Grimwade

Mrs Livia Fraser

Head of RE

Ms Claire Gale

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Mrs Rita Gearing

Learning Support

Mr Thomas Geyer

Gap Year Assistant

Mr Simon Gunter

English, Housemaster - Westfield

Mrs Melanie-Jane Haddow

Teaching Assistant (Shell)

Mr Richard Hamlyn

Shell Teacher

Mr Adrian Hathaway

Housemaster – Grimwade, Senior Teacher (Operations), Science

Mrs Mandy Hathaway

Housemistress – Grimwade

Mr David Herd

Head of Year (Form One), English

Mrs Deborah Huggett

Head of Swimming

Mr David Hughes


Mr Ed Jones

Head of Year (Lower Third), Deputy Housemaster - Grimwade

Mrs Fiona Jones

Head of Spanish, French

Ms Julia Kay

Netball Coach

Mrs Julia Krosny-Reed

Head of KS2 Science, EVC, Housemistress - Westfield

Mrs Andrea Lamyman

Assistant Librarian

Mrs Anne Leach


Mrs Annette Leith

Teaching Assistant (Shell)

Mr Graham Millard

Deputy Head, English, Science

Mrs Gerda Miller

Learning Support

Miss Jane Mitchell

Head of English

Mr Ian Morris

College Chaplain, RE

Mrs Luci Neville

Housemistress – Newbury House, Drama

Mrs Jennie North


Mr Iago Nunez


Mr Jaypea Opperman

Mathematics, Gifted & Talented Co-ordinator

Mr David Owen

ICT (Maternity Cover)

Mrs Helen Pervez Acting Director of Music

Miss Inga Philips


Miss Julie Pickard


Mrs Rosie Pike

Prep School Librarian

Mr Nick Prowse

Assistant Director of Sport, PE

Miss Tessa Pugh


Mrs Rosemary Rudge

Welfare Assistant

Mrs Jay Ryan


Mrs Wendy Sharman

Director of Studies

Mrs Frances Sharpsmith

Head of ICT

Mrs Lyndsay Shepherd

Director of College Sport

Mrs Lorraine Short

Resident House Tutor - Grimwade

Mr Nick Smith

Shell Teacher, Visiting Tutor, Grimwade

Mr Rupert Snow

History, Head of PSHEE, Resident Tutor, Grimwade

Mrs Jeanne Stacey


Mr Joe Surrage

Shell Teacher

Mr Jonathan Talbot Rice

English, Geography, Housemaster – Monk Jones

Natalie Thompson

Learning Support

Mrs Jane Towns

RE, History

Mrs Louise Vandenberg

Classroom/Playground Assistant

Miss Bethan Ward


Mrs Shona Ward-Booth

Lab Technician

Mrs Louisa Watson

PE, Head of Netball


Please note:

  • All Prep School teaching staff are involved in the Prep School Games programme. Those staff listed for Games work solely within the Sports Department.