Staff

Principal

Chris Hocking

Jane Morton
Deputy Principal
Nichola Milner
PA to the Principal

Higher Education Administration

David Bumpstead
Registrar
Laurie-Ann McQuire
HE Administrator
Helen Emmerton
HE Administrator

Production

Di Stedman
Head of Production
Alex James
Stage Manager
Sean Flynn
Construction Manager
Daniel Cheyne
Master Carpenter
Philip Bell
Chief Technician
Chris Mould
Lighting Technician
Ase Amy Djarf
Costume Supervisor
Marianne Harwich
Costume Assistant
Leanne Nagle
Front of House Manager & Bar Manager
Caz Morley
Box Office Manager & Production Administrator

Finance

Kathy-Ann Darmody
Finance Director
Ekaete Onipinla
Finance Office Manager
Monika Pawlik
Finance Assistant
Narinder Mangat
Finance Assistant

Facilities & IT

Frank Daniel
Facilities Manager
Nick Granville
ICT Network Manager
Youcef Oulounis
IT Administrator
Malcolm Djalo
ICT Technician
Luis Rodriguez
Maintenance Supervisor
Ian Horrod
Maintenance Supervisor
Eduardo Casarini
Caretaker

Reception

Marisa Newton
Receptionist
Damien Gallery
Evening Reception/Caretaker
Jules Cannon
Receptionist

Human Resources

Cheryl Jarman
Human Resources Manager
Bavneeta Santa
Human Resources Administrator

ArtsEd International

Dr Andrew Lee
Director, UAE
Paul Spicer
Creative Director

ArtsEd Extra & Outreach

Jessie Hills
Manager of ArtsEd Extra & Outreach
James Wilson
Administrator
Rebecca Norris
Hire Supervisor & International Admin

Library

John Antrobus
Head of Learning Resources
Karen Smith
Learning Resources Assistant

Development & Marketing

Sue Sandle
Director of Development
Victoria Noel
Development Manager
Laurel Ashton
Trusts & Foundations Advisor
Tess Henderson
Senior Digital & Marketing Officer
Oliver Corbett
Development & Marketing Assistant

Principal & Director of the School of Musical Theatre

Chris Hocking

Executive Team

Laurann Brown
Head of Second Year & Senior Voice and Speech Tutor
Karen Edwards
Head of First Year & Senior Jazz Tutor
Huw Geraint Griffith
Head of Music
Jill-Louise Hydes
Head of Dance
Dane Preece
Emeritus Director of Music
Heather Robbins
Foundation Course Leader & Year Head, Senior Dance Tutor
Rohan Tickell
Head of Acting
Chris Whitehead
Head of Third Year & Senior Music Tutor

Teaching Staff

Sandra Doling
Ballet Tutor
Grant Murphy
Tap Tutor
Vikki Ryan
Jazz Tutor
Mark Brown
Head Pianist (Ballet)
Timothy Evans
Repertoire Coach
Phillip Sutton
Repertoire Coach
Ceris Deverill
Singing Tutor
Rob Hickmore
Singing Tutor
Ann James
Singing Tutor
James Spilling
Singing Tutor
Tina Thomas
Singing Tutor
Besfort Williams
Singing Tutor
Mary King
Singing Tutor
James Michalos
Repertoire Coach & Musical Director
Michael Haslam
Repertoire Coach and Ensemble Tutor
Norma Atallah
Song Workshop Tutor
Daniel Wilkinson
Physiotherapist & Osteopath
Colin Farquharson
Learning Support Tutor
Josh Tuifua
Ballet Teacher
Christine Mottram
Voice & Speech Tutor
Dan Bird
Acting Tutor
Mark Street
Senior Screen Acting Tutor
Lorraine Leblanc
Contemporary Dance Tutor
Ryan Campbell-Burch
Tap Teacher
Daneil Cunningham
Yoga Tutor

Support Team

David Bumpstead
HE Registrar & Disability Coordinator
Helen Emmerton
HE Administrator
Benjamin Ensall
Health & Wellbeing Office and Gym Tutor
Yusuf Khamisa
Equality, Inclusivity & Diversity Officer
Lucy McDonald
Counsellor
Laurie-Ann McQuire
HE Administrator

Director of the School of Acting

Julie Spencer

Executive Team

Marcus Ellard
Senior Acting Tutor & Joint Head of Third Year
Gavin Fowler
Head of First Year
Mike Hayden
Head of Voice
Stephen Hudson
Programme Leader MA Acting
Yusuf Khamisa
Year Head - Foundation Acting and Equality, Inclusivity & Diversity Coordinator
Kim Vithana
Head of Film & TV & Joint Head of Third Year

Teaching Staff

Christine Mottram
Voice & Speech Tutor
Justin Pierre
Acting Tutor
Kiel O’Shea
Combat Tutor
Gaby Nimo
Movement Tutor
Kate Maravan
Acting Tutor
James Michalos
Repertoire Coach & Musical Director
Daniel P Cunningham
Yoga Instructor

Film & TV Department

Kim Vithana
Head of Film & TV
Kerryn Arcari
Film & TV Producer
Robert Hamilton
Film Editor
Mark Street
Senior Screen Acting Tutor
Helen Emmerton
Production Assistant

Support Team

David Bumpstead
Registrar
Benjamin Ensall
Health & Wellbeing Office and Gym Tutor
Colin Farquharson
Learning Support Tutor
Lucy McDonald
Counsellor
Laurie-Ann McQuire
HE Administrator

Headteacher

Adrian Blake

ablake@artsed.co.uk

SLT

Claire-Parker Wood
Deputy Headteacher
Natalie Bareham
Director of Performing Arts
Thamir Elzubaidi
Director of Curriculum, Head of Maths
Mark Ferrington
Director of Sixth Form
Chris Reynolds
Director of Professional Development & Community Engagement

Administration

Simon Bamforth
Headteacher's PA and Office Manager
Gabriela Duda
Office Administration Assistant & Admissions Officer
Amy Larham
Sixth Form Administrative Assistant
Parisara Boonrungreung
Exams Officer and Reporting Coordinator

BTEC

Lizzie Bellamy
Head of BTEC, BTEC Acting Pathway Leader
Giovanna Ryan
BTEC Musical Theatre Pathway Leader, Head of Singing
Mark Ferrington
Musical Theatre & Acting Teacher
Tim Hunter-Reid
BTEC Acting Teacher
Samantha Dye
BTEC Acting Teacher, Year 12 Form Tutor

Dance

Natalie Bareham
Director of Performing Arts & Head of Dance
Jamie Harris
Deputy Head of Dance
Christopher Reynolds
Director of Professional Development & Community Engagement
Emily Cardno
Dance Teacher
Amelia Cardwell
Dance Teacher
Tara Piontecki
Dance Teacher
Maria Rowland
Classical Ballet Teacher
Ellen Elphick
Classical Ballet Teacher

Drama

Russell Clark
Head of Co-Curricular Drama, Year 12 Form Tutor
Steven Pleasants
Head of Curricular Drama
Mara Philippou
Drama Teacher, Year 8 Form Tutor

English

Richard Brunel
Head of English
Ariana Georgulas
English Teacher
Leigh Brennan
Deputy Head of English

Film Studies

William Reiss
Head of Film Studies, Year 12 Form Tutor
Matthew Landers
Drama and Film Studies Teacher, Year 7 Form Tutor
Darien Charles
Film Studies Teacher

Humanities

Charles Payne
Head of History
Marianne Beresford
Head of KS5 History
Simmone Brown
Head of KS4 & Geography
James Vant
Head of KS3&4 History, Year 9 Form Tutor

Learning Support

Warren Turner
Sixth Form SENDCO
Georgina Kent
Day School SENDCO, Year 8 Form Tutor, Deputy DSL

Maths

Thamir Elzubaidi
Head of Maths
Jack McGuiness
Science/Maths Teacher, Year 9 Form Tutor
Jacobijn Scorer
Maths Teacher

MFL

Alex Gordon
Head of Modern Foreign Languages, Citizenship & PSHEE Coordinator
Nathalie LeMarc
French Teacher

Music

Sarah Taylor Ellis
Head of Music
Giovanna Ryan
Head of Singing
Lauren Ronan
Year 12 Form Tutor & Music Teacher

Science

Quinton Van Rooyen
Head of Science, Year 11 Form Tutor
Parisara Boonrungreung
Science & Maths Teacher
Claire Parker-Wood
Deputy Headteacher & Science Teacher

Visual Arts

Charlotte Swingler
Head of Visual Arts
Greg Beavis
Head of Photography and Art Teacher
Sarah Markbreiter
Art Teacher, Year 9 Form Tutor