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Sarah Leggett
Head of English as an Additional Language

- Previous School: Dulwich College Suzhou

- Teaching Experience: 25+ years

- Qualifications: MA (Distinction)Teaching English to Young Learners (5-16) University of York, PGCE Primary (5-11 Years) University of the West of England, B.Sc (Hons) Geography, University of Birmingham

Nicol Fleming
Head of Learning Support/ Head of Years 7 & 8

- Previous School: South Ayrshire Council – Principal Teacher of Learning Support

- Teaching Experience: 13 years

- Qualifications: PGCE (Support for Learning) University of Glasgow, PGDE (Secondary Computing), University of Strathclyde, PGDIP (Information Technology) University of Paisley, MA(Hons) (Politics) University of Glasgow

Kerry Moore
Head of MFL

- Previous School: St John’s International Academy, UK

- Teaching Experience: 16 years

- Qualifications: PGCE – Trinity and All Saints College Leeds BA (Hons) French – University College of London

Jonathan Gillespie Payne
Head of Humanities / History Teacher

- Previous School: Repton School, Dubai

- Teaching Experience: 10 years

- Qualifications: PGCE (Independent) - University of Buckingham, Master of Arts (with Distinction) - University of London

Sean Gale
Head of Years 9 & 10

- Previous School: Jeddah Prep and Grammar School Saudi Arabia

- Teaching Experience: 16 years

- Qualifications: BA (Hons) Physical Education and Geography – University of St. Mark and St. John

Jessica Swann
Head of Science

- Previous School: Hockerill Anglo-European College, UK

- Teaching Experience: 8 years

- Qualifications: PGCE Secondary Science – University of Exeter BSc Forensic Science – University of South Wales.

Auday Ali
Head of Mathematics

- Previous School: New Cairo British International School, New Cairo, Egypt

- Teaching Experience: 15 Years

- Qualifications: BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Aston University, PGCSE (Secondary Mathematics) from the University of Wolverhampton.

Abigail Pepperell
Head of English

- Previous School: El Alsson British International School, Cairo.

- Teaching Experience: 13 Years

- Qualifications: BA Honours in Politics with English from Loughborough University. QTS Graduate Teaching Programme at Oxford University and Oxford Brookes University.

Kimberley Harries
Director of Performing Arts

- Previous School: International English School, Sundsvall, Sweden

- Teaching Experience: 11 years

- Qualifications: MA International Education – University of Sunderland PGCE – University of Sunderland BA (Hons) Theatre & The Performing Arts – London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts

Paul Russell
Director of Music

- Previous School: The British International School of Ukraine, Kyiv.

- Teaching Experience: 13 years

- Qualifications: PGCE in Music – University of Worcester BA Hons in Music – University of Bristol

Joshua Sussex
Head of Physical Education

- Previous School: Thomas More Catholic School, London

- Teaching Experience: 6 years

- Qualifications: PGCE in PE – University of Greenwich BA (Hons) Physical & Sport Education – St Mary’s University College

Sue Savage
Geography Teacher

- Previous School: Bromsgrove International School - Thailand

- Teaching Experience: 8 years

- Qualifications: PGCE Geography Secondary – St. Mary’s University College London BA Joint honours Geography/ English Lit. – St Mary’s University College London

Gillian Belal
Humanities Teacher

- Previous School: Maadi British International School, Cairo.

- Teaching Experience: 18 years.

- Qualifications: BA (Hons) History with English - Cheltenham & Gloucester College of Higher Education. PGCE Secondary (Distinction) – Liverpool Hope University.

Isabel Pante
Teacher of French / Head of Secondary House System / TOK Coordinator

- Previous School: Hockerill Anglo-European College, UK

- Teaching Experience: 4 years

- Qualifications: PGCE – University of Cambridge BA (Hons) Modern Foreign Languages – University of Southampton

John Hoban
Physics Teacher

- Previous School: Kolej Yayasan UEM A-Level College, Malaysia

- Teaching Experience: 14 years

- Qualifications: M.Ed in Science - Walden University. BSc. (Hons) in Biomedical Engineering - Hanze University of Applied Science

Stephen Wood
Teacher of Physics / Science

- Previous schools: The Sultans School, Muscat, Oman and Dulwich College Seoul, South Korea.

- Teaching experience: 22 years.

- Qualifications: PGCSE from The University of Wales, Abe Ystwyth. BEng, John Moores University, Liverpool.

Dennis Cella
Teacher of Mathematics

- Previous School: the Kuwait National English School (KNES), Kuwait.

- Teaching Experience: 9 Years

- Qualifications: BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Sheffield Hallam University.

Dr Iain Massie
Biology and Secondary Science Teacher

- Previous School: Bishop Mackenzie International School, Lilongwe, Malawi, Duke of Edinburgh International Award Co-ordinator.

- Teaching Experience: 15 Years

- Qualifications: PhD Philosophy (Botany and Genetics) University of London BSc Special Dual Honours Zoology and Genetics University of Sheffield PGCE Secondary Science Specialism University of Warwick

Philip Tranmer
ICT Teacher

- Previous School: Assistant head, Macmillan Academy: Head of School, EOTAS (Pru), Middlesbrough: Modern English School, Cairo Senior Leader ICT Network Manager.
QTS, Ba (Ed), Cert Ed, A.M.I.S.M, Supervision and management, A.L.C.M, London College of Music

- Teaching Experience: 14 years

- Qualifications: BA(Ed), Cert Ed. A.M.I.S.M  , A.L.C.M

Sally Solomon
French Teacher

- Previous School: Gems Metropole, Dubai, UAE

- Teaching Experience: 20 years

- Qualifications: MSc Educational Leadership and Management (Portsmouth University), PGCE (Bath University), Diploma in International Languages Communications (The Institute of Linguists)

Raymond Eades
Art Teacher

- Previous School: Satit Prasarnmit International Programme, Bangkok

- Teaching Experience: 30 years

- Qualifications: M Ed. in Media and Technology - University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Advanced Diploma in Design and Technology - West Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education, Supplementary Certificate in Design and Technology - Certificate of Education - St. Peters College Saltley Birmingham.

Luke Webb
Teacher of EAL

- Previous School: Route 39 Academy, Bideford, Devon, UK

- Teaching Experience: 7 years

- Qualifications: PGCE Secondary Spanish with French – University of Exeter BSc (HONS) 2.2 Sport Psychology – University of Liverpool.

Anthony Gardiner
Teacher of Mathematics

- Previous School: Cheshire College (South & West), UK

- Teaching Experience: 21 Years

- Qualifications: BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering from University College London, PGCE (Mathematics & Physics) from Keele University, Diploma in Education Management from Sheffield Hallam University

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