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Staff

Our staff - from inspiring teachers to dedicated support staff - are integral to the success of St John's.  

Academic Staff

The Head
Mrs R C Cole BSc MBA

Deputy Head
Dr E R Laurie BSc MSc

Deputy Head (Academic)
Mr W Turner BA
 
Deputy Head (Director of Studies)
Mrs R E P Evans BSc

Art
Miss S L Emblem BA (Acting)*
Mrs K L Burrett BA
Mrs N Dewhurst MA

Classics
Mrs J V Lane BA*
Mr O E P Barber BA
Miss H Bradley MA
Mr N J I H Burns BA

Computer Science
Mr A G Smith BSc*
Mr T H Davies MPhys
Mr M Rogers BSc

Design and Engineering
Mr J Ward BSc*
Mr A Bass BEd
Mr A T F Blumfield BSc
Mr A D Mooney BEd

Drama
Mr J R Garbett BA*
Ms E D Thyne (Theatre Manager)
Miss E A J Tiller BA
Miss F J Toloczko BA
Mrs K F Walsh-Jones BA

Economics and Business
Mr J P D Powell (Head of Economics) MSc BA*
Ms L Pedret (Head of Business) BA
Mr J B Kidd MA
Mr A P Mogford MA
Miss L-E W Moors MA

English
Miss K M Symes-Thompson BA MA*
Miss E Ball BA
Mrs H E Hunter BA
Mr N Johnston-Jones BA
Mr J C P Kelway MA
Mr A P King BA FSA (Scot)
Dr E R J Pritchett PhD MEd BA
Miss E A J Tiller BA
Mrs J L Vinsen Tell BA
Mrs R M Williams BA

Geography
Mr T Howell BA*
Miss J Clarkson MA
Mr S Hughes BA
Mr H R Jones MSc
Dr E R Laurie BSc MSc
Mrs A D Rawlings MCGI BSc

Government & Politics
Mr J A Thomas MSc*
Mr J D Pepper BA
Mr M A Sartorius BA MSc
Mr N T Whitmore MA

History
Mr R A Ross BA*
Miss D Dixon BA House
Miss G N Lawes BA
Mr J D Pepper BA
Mr M A Sartorius BA Msc
Mr N T Whitmore MA

Mathematics
Miss F M C Hyde (Acting) BEng*
Mr A T Debney (Deputy) BSc
Mr G C Bennett BA BSc
Mr M W Bawden MA
Mr S H Blatch BSc Mobile
Mr L C Bruggemann BSc
Mrs D J Burgess BSc
Mrs R E P Evans BSc
Mrs L J Parker BA 
Mr L P Rao MA
Miss H F Rowell BSc
Miss S C Westerby-Jones BA

Modern Foreign Languages
Miss L C M Elliott (Head of MFL) MA*
Mrs T Bateson (Head of German) MA
Mrs N Byrne (Head of French) MA
Mr O E P Barber BA
Miss E Gaioni BA
Mr G D Hicks BA
Mrs S Lecointre (Spanish Assistant)
Miss J C Michael BA
Mr W T Morgan BA
Mrs A M Moore (French Assistant) BA
Mrs J H Moriya BA
Mr W Turner BA
Mr P W Wright BA

Music
Mrs I O M Morgan (Acting) PGDip BA*
Mr A N Goodwin BA
Mr J-P G Sutcliffe (Music Technology) BMus
Mr O J White (Performance Music) MA

Psychology
Mrs S L Alderson BSc MSc*
Mr O R Cross BSc
Mr A Eberlin MSc
Mr T A Parry (OJ) BSc MSc

Religious Studies
Mrs C N Handzel BA*
Mrs C L Densham BA House
Mr R J Harvey BA
Mr O J Metcalfe (OJ) BA
Revd C M Moloney BA MA

Sciences
Dr P Reilly BSc MA PHd*
Mrs C Edwards (Deputy) BSc

Biology
Mrs A Abbott MA*
Mrs F M Durrant BSc
Dr C R Fellows BSc PHD
Mrs C L Moon BSc
Mr T A Parry (OJ) BSc MSc
Dr P Reilly BSc MA PHd

Chemistry
Mr J E L Coote MSc MChem*
Mr J H Davies MSc
Mr D J Evans BSc MA
Mr A D Hoyland MChem
Dr T R Leonard MSc PHd

Physics
Dr R J Bastin PHd MSc*
Dr S J Chalk BSc PHd
Mr T H Davies MPhys
Mr A B Gale BSc CPhys MInstP
Mr A D Hoyland MChem
Miss E G Ferguson (Fellow) BA ME
Mr M Rogers BSc

Sports Science
Mr I W White BSc*
Miss L E Hems BSc
Mr C J T Holland BSc
Mr G D James BSc

Learning Development
Mrs J H Chaddock BA Dip (SpLD)*
Ms B C Carter BSc
Mrs L S Culm MA BEd Dip (SpLD)
Mrs B Davies BSc MA
Mrs J H Moriya BA

Library 
Mrs H C Ascough, Learning Resources Manager*
Mrs S J Jayesinghe, Learning Resources Assistant
Mrs S Todd, School Archivist

*denotes Head of Department

 

Support Staff

PAs and Reception
Miss L C Marriott, PA to The Head*
Miss L A Finnigan, Receptionist (PM)
Mrs L F Mott,  PA to Deputy Heads
Mrs S J Naughten, PA 
Mrs A Winsor,  Receptionist (AM) 
 
Administration 
Mrs S A Hunt, MIS Manager and Educational Visits Co-ordinator*
Mrs R M Richardson,  Administrative Assistant - Database
 
Catering 
Ms J E Evans, Catering Manager*
Mr T Adlington, Catering Porter
Mr R Antunes, Sous Chef
Mr G R I Baxter, Chef de Partie
Mr G Beauchamp, Head Chef
Miss L A Bruce, Catering Assistant
Mr K R Cooper, Pastry Chef
Mr A Deberling, Catering Assistant
Ms A J Di Talamo, Assistant Catering Manager - Hospitality
Mr S D Dunk, Catering Porter
Mrs A L Eady, Catering Assistant
Miss C L T Holland, Front of House Supervisor
Miss V Laczi, Catering Assistant
Mrs S M Lait, Commis Chef
Mr D G Selyem, Catering Porter
Mr B X Szijjarto, Catering Porter
Mr E J A Tait, Chef de Partie
Mr C Vilagosi, Catering Porter
Mr J K Wilson, Kitchen Porter
Miss J White, Catering Assistant
 
CCF 
Mr S R Vine, School Staff Instructor (CCF)
 
Drama 
Ms E D Thyne, Theatre Manager
 
Estates 
Mr W O Nash, Estates Director*
Mrs J E Chitty, Estates Administrator
Mr C Freeman, Maintenance Assistant
Mr B Shehu, Chargehand
Mr T X Woolveridge, Estates Manager
 
Exams 
Mrs S X Thompson, Examinations Administrator
 
Finance 
Mrs S E Holwell,  Finance Director*
Mrs L Jenkins, Accounts Assistant - Fees
Mrs D C Lawton, Purchasing Coordinator
Mrs J Leggatt, Accounts Manager
Mrs S R Pople, Accounts Assistant (Purchasing)
Mrs L M Sharpe, PA to Finance Director
Mrs R A E Taylor, Financial Controller
 
Graduate Assistants 
Mr J S Bannister, Graduate Assistant
Mr M E Davies, Graduate Assistant
Mr T A Gardner, Graduate Assistant
Miss H Lafferty, Graduate Assistant
 
Health Centre 
Ms S P J Newing, Nurse Manager*
Mrs N Kennesion, School Counsellor
Mrs S K Lockwood, School Nurse
Mrs E Maynard, School Nurse
 
HR 
Mrs C Goble, HR Manager*
Mrs N J Duggans, HR and Compliance Assistant
Mrs K L Perkins, HR Officer
Mrs A Simmonds, HR Administrator - L&D
 
IT 
Mr J A Sawers, IT Network Manager*
Mr J A Brookes, Senior IT Technician
Mr R A S Burnett, AV Technician
 
Learning Development  
Miss M A Thickitt, Learning Development Administrator
 
Lower School  
Mrs A J Freeman, Lower School Matron
Mrs M L Grasty, Lower School Administrative Assistant/Receptionist
 
Marketing, Development and Admissions
Mrs P J Crosthwaite, Director of Marketing and Communications*
Mrs A R Kearney,  Director of External Relations*
Mrs N M Edwards,  Development Officer
Mrs Y P Littlewood, Assistant Admissions Registrar
Miss C M Pullen,  Marketing Executive
Mrs S A Stuart,  Admissions Registrar
 
Matrons 
Mrs R Cooper-Smith, Day House Matron - Monty
Mrs S N Medland, Boarding House Matron- West
Ms L O Monroe, Boarding House Matron - Gloucester
Mrs J Mountford, Boarding House Matron - East
Mrs A B O'Keeffe, Day House Matron - Surrey
Mrs J R Sainsbury, Day House Matron - Churchill
Mrs T Smallbone, Day House Matron- Haslewood
Mrs N Webb, Day House Matron - North
Mrs K Young, Boarding House Matron - South
 
MFL 
Mrs A N Moore, Foreign Language Assistant
 
Music 
Mrs S L Turner, Music Administrator

Operations/Compliance 
Mrs C J Robinson, Operations and Compliance Director*
Mrs S R Graham, Compliance Officer
 
Operations 
Mrs C L Upfold, Operations Manager*
Miss J L Baguley, Lettings Co-ordinator
Mr M J Dee, Site Supervisor
Mr M A Eddison, Assistant Site Supervisor
Mr R J Elcome, Minibus Driver
Mr J T Foster, Minibus Driver
Mr T M Guise, Transport Manager
Mr G E Hall, Assistant Site Supervisor
Mr M Harper, Assistant Site Supervisor
Mr R J Hengoed, Site Supervisor
Mrs L Kirton-Vaughan, Laundry Supervisor
Mr I R Morley, Lead Minibus Driver
Mr J Potts, Minibus Driver
Mrs V J Upton, Operations Assistant
Mr R G Young, Minibus Driver
 
Reprographics 
Mr C P Williams, Document Manager*
Mr D Pemberton, Reprographics Technician
 
Sports 
Mrs J D Turner, Administration Assistant - Sports
Mr W O Marshall, Sports Assistant
 
Technicians 
Mrs Y S Cypher, Assistant Science Technician
Mrs S Foster-Baptiste, Physics Technician
Mrs A R Gambel, Biology Technician
Mr P Glyn, Chemistry Technician
Mrs S J Jones, Art Technician
Miss G X Mauri, D&E Technician
Mrs L A Sperrin, Biology Technician