Staff List

Staff List November 2018

Any member of staff may be contacted by emailing info@stclares-school.co.uk or telephoning the School Office on 01656 782509.

Staffing List November 2018


Senior Leadership Team

Mrs Helen Hier Headteacher

Mrs Helen Hier

M Ed; BA Hons Spanish/Italian; PGCE

Mrs Rachel Smart Deputy Head-Pastoral & Wellbeing; Spanish & French Teacher

Mrs Rachel Smart

BA Hons French/Spanish; PGCE

Mrs Margaret Parker Deputy Head (Academic); French Teacher

Mrs Margaret Parker

MA (Hons) French & Italian; Dip Ed

Mrs Mary Layland Head of Prep School, DSL (Prep School), Head of Sciences Faculty

Mrs Mary Layland

BSc Hons Biology; PGCE; M Ed Educational Management

Mr Michael Gatt Physics Teacher, DSL (Senior School), EVC

Mr Michael Gatt

BSc Hons Geology, PGCE

Mrs Nicola McGinley School Business Manager; H&S Coordinator; Senior Leadership Team

Mrs Nicola McGinley

PGCE, CIPD, BSC Hons


Senior School Staff

Mrs Rachel Smart Deputy Head-Pastoral & Wellbeing; Spanish & French Teacher

Mrs Rachel Smart

BA Hons French/Spanish; PGCE

Mrs Margaret Parker Deputy Head (Academic); French Teacher

Mrs Margaret Parker

MA (Hons) French & Italian; Dip Ed

Mrs Louise Williams Head of Faculty of Art; Art and Textiles Teacher

Mrs Louise Williams

BA (Hons) Art, Fashion, Textiles; PGCE

Mrs Sue Smith Head of Faculty of MFL & Humanities; Geography and History Teacher

Mrs Sue Smith

Master of Arts, PGCE, BA Hons Humanities

Mr Stephen Martin Head of Key Stage 3; Head of Key Stage 4; PE Teacher

Mr Stephen Martin

Mr Michael Gatt Physics Teacher, DSL (Senior School), EVC

Mr Michael Gatt

BSc Hons Geology, PGCE

Mr Craig Evans Head of Faculty of Maths; Maths Teacher; Data Champion

Mr Craig Evans

BSc (Hons) Mathematics, PGCE Mathematics (11-18), HNC Construction Management

Mrs Kelly Burns Head of English Faculty; MAT Coordinator; English Teacher

Mrs Kelly Burns

BA Hons; PGCE

Computer Science Teacher; Careers Adviser; SIMS Champion

Mr Leon Yemm

BSc (Hons) Computing; PGCE


Prep School Staff

Mrs Mary Layland Head of Prep School, DSL (Prep School), Head of Sciences Faculty

Mrs Mary Layland

BSc Hons Biology; PGCE; M Ed Educational Management

Mr Chris Emanuel Deputy Head of Prep, Year 6 Teacher

Mr Chris Emanuel

B Ed Hons; PG Dip


Operations & Administration

Mrs Nicola McGinley School Business Manager; H&S Coordinator; Senior Leadership Team

Mrs Nicola McGinley

PGCE, CIPD, BSC Hons