Staff List

Telephone+44 (0) 1323 733203
Postal CodeSt Andrew’s Prep
Meads Street
East Sussex BN20 7RP

senior leadership team

Mr T Gregory, BA Hons, PGCEHeadmaster
Mr P Shouksmith, BSc (Leeds), PGCEDeputy Head, Teacher of Maths
Mrs A Gough, BA Hons (Exeter), FCA Chief Operating Officer and Clerk to the Governors
Mrs A Ford, BEd (Herts), NPQHHead of Learning Support, Year 8 Tutor, Teacher of English
Mr M Minister, MA, NASENCO, PGCEDirector of Studies
Mr M Tomsett, BSc Hons (Brighton), PGCEHead of Pastoral Care, DSL, Head of Boarding, Teacher of Boys Games, PE

Prep School Staff

Mr R Bagnall, BA Hons (Brighton), QTSHead of Design, Technology and Innovation, Teacher of Boys Games, Science, Year 8 Tutor
Mr B Barter, BSc (Kent), PGCEHead of Science, Teacher of Boys Games, Year 7 Tutor
Mrs C CampbellDance
Mrs M Brooker, Bristol Old Vic SchoolTeacher of LAMDA
Mrs S Casebourne, BEd (Exeter)Year 4 Form Teacher
Mrs F Cottrell, BA Cons, ATCI, ISTD/DDI Dance
and Musical Theatre
Dance and Music Theatre Tutor
Mr R Cousins, BMus Hons (Huddersfield), PGCEDirector of Music and Performing Arts
Mrs B Ewen-Firman, BA Hons (Nottingham), MA (Sussex), PGCEAssistant Head of Languages, Year 5 Tutor, Teacher of Latin, History, Head of Digital Pedagogy
Mrs S Francis, BEd (Kingston)Curriculum Support
Mrs J Garbett, FIOS, FIOS (PB), NVQ2 coaching, Bronze Life Support, NRATCHead of Activities, Head of Swimming, Year 7 Tutor
Mrs R Garrett, BA Hons (Chichester)Librarian
Mr A Ghammache, BA Hons (Brighton), PGCEAssistant Director of Sport, Fixtures Co-ordinator, Teacher of Boys Games, PE, Year 7 Tutor
Mr D Haggis, BSc Hons (UCL), GTP (Sussex)Head of Future Schools, Teacher of Science and Latin
Mrs C Hart, BA Hons (Durham), PGCEHead of Juniors, Teacher of English, French
Miss S Hassan, BEd (Reading)Year 3 Form Teacher
(Maternity Leave for Michaelmas Term 2023)
Mrs J Hreben, BA Hons (Kent), PGCEHead of Seniors, Head of Languages, Teacher of French, Latin
Mrs C Kemp, BSc Hons (Durham), PGCEHead of Maths, Teacher of TPR, Year 6 Tutor
Miss A Lancefield, BSc (Loughborough), PGCEHead of Geography, Boarding House Senior Tutor
Mr C Laughton, BSc Hons (Dunelm), PGCETeacher of DTI, OA administrator
Miss S Lozano Arcas, Level 5 CELTA, TEFL, BA Hons and English Studies, BA Hons (UCLM), CPE Distinction (Brighton)Head of EAL
Mr J Mackie-Savage, BA (Bristol), PGCEHead of TPR
Miss R McDavitt-Lowe, BA HonsDance Tutor
Ms L Miles-Lewis, BSc Hons (Brunel), PGCETeacher of Girls Games, PE, English, Humanities
Mrs K Murray, BA Hons (Brighton) with QTSDirector of Sport, Teacher of PE and Girls' Games
Mr C Pinch, MSc (Leicester), Dip Ed (Loughborough), Dip Sports Psychology (Nottingham)Teacher of Boys Games
Mrs C Pinch, Cert Ed (Chelsea)Teacher of Girls Games
Mrs J Price, BEd (Exeter), PGCE (SpLD)Learning Support
Mrs M Radley, BA (Southampton), PGCEAssistant Director of Music and the Performing Arts, Year 7 Tutor
Mr N Reed, High Ed Dip (Pretoria College)Head of Computing, Head of Public Events, Teacher of Maths, Year 6 Tutor
Miss C Schiphorst, BA Hons (Sussex), PGCEHead of English, Year 7 Tutor
Miss R Sharp, Level 3 BTECTeaching Assistant
Mrs D Shephard, MA Ed (Brighton), BEd Hons, Dip-SpLD, AMBDATeacher of English, PSHE, School Inspection Lead
Mrs J Sheridan, MA, BA Hons (Bath), PGCEHead of Middles, Head of History,
Mrs R Shouksmith, GLCM, LLCM (London College of Music)Teacher of Music
Mrs J Skinner, NVQ3Teaching Assistant
Ms Swanepoel, BA Fine Arts (Honours) WITS University, Higher Education Diploma (UNISA), PG Cert: Autism (Brighton University)Head of Art
Mrs S Temple, BA (LSE)Teacher of French
Mrs L Veitch, BA (Northampton), PGCEYear 4 Form Teacher, Co-Chair of SLC

Pre-Prep and Nursery Staff

Miss R Arribas Gomez, QTS Early Years (Spain)Room Leader - Kingfisher
Mrs R Bates, NNEBTeaching Assistant Year 2
Mrs H Bloxam, NVQ3 Early Years Care and Education
Nursery Assistant - Starling
Mrs S Camille, Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 3Nursery Assistant - Kingfisher
Miss A Chatterton, NVQ3 Early Years EducatorNursery Assistant -Nightingale
Mrs E Cracknell, BTechTeaching Assistant Reception, joint Chair of SLC
Miss A Dadswell, NVQ3 Early Years Care and EducationNursery Assistant – Nightingale
Miss I Guillem Rodriguez, QTS PrimaryTeaching Assistant - Year 1
Miss J Hayward, BA, QTS (University of Brighton)Reception Teacher (Maternity cover)
Ms H Howick, BA (Hons) Fine Art and Art History, NVQ Level 3 Early Years Care and EducationBank Staff
Mrs C Kuchta,QTSBank Staff
Miss J Lucas, Level 3, Children and Young People Work ForceBank Staff
Mrs R Maynard, QTS BA Hons (St Mary’s)Reception Teacher
Mrs N Neale, NVQ3Nursery Assistant -Nightingale
Miss M Perez Ramon, QTS Early Years (Spain)Room Leader – Kingfisher
Mrs L Reed, Higher DipEd (Pretoria)Class Teacher Year 1
Ms J Richmond, NVQ Level 3 Early Year Care and EducationNursery Assistant -Nightingale
Miss S Sarjeant, NVQ Level 2Nursery Assistant – Nightingale
Miss N Santos,Early Years Educator Level 3Nursery Assistant – Kingfisher
Miss Scott, NVQ Level 3 Child Care EducatorNursery Assistant - Starling
Mrs S Smith, NVQ3Nursery Assistant - Kingfisher
Mrs G Tantram, Level 3, Children's Play Learning and Development Room Leader - Starling (maternity leave)
Mr J Tantram, Early Years Foundation DegreeHead of Nursery
Mrs L Tarrant, BA (Brighton), DipEdHead of Pre-Prep, Class Teacher Reception and Year 2
Mrs T Tomsett, BA HonsClass Teacher Year 2
Mrs R Ward, QTSClass Teacher Year 3


Ms S Carter, GMusFlute
Mrs M Dodridge, ABSM, GBSM, PGCE Violin
Mr D Fuller, LGSMD Brass
Mr S Giles, BMus HonsViolin/Viola
Mr P Greatorex Drums
Mr C GreenwoodPiano
Mr M Hale, BMus Hons, MPerf RCM Clarinet/Saxophone
Mrs J Jones, BMus Hons, TLC PGDip (Performance), RAMBrass
Mrs J KinghamPiano
Mrs A Noton, BA Comb HonsPiano/Oboe
Mrs P Pout Voice
Mrs R Shouksmith, GLCM, LLCMVoice
Mr M Smith, VMT MMus, BMusGuitar
Mrs S Thorkildsen, BMus Hons, PGCE, TEFL, RSA
Mrs C Wicks, BMus (Hons), PGDip (RAM), LRAM Voice


Mrs S AllanSchool Nurse
Miss V CampionSenior Nurse and Boarding House Matron
Mrs J WilliamsSchool Nurse

Support Staff

Mr W ArcherEstates Manager
Mrs D ArminDomestic Assistant
Mrs C AshfordRegistrar
Mrs M BirdMarketing Coordinator
Mrs K GentBrand and Marketing Lead
Mr J HillmanCatering Manager
Miss R HiltonSocial Media and Marketing Assistant
Mr D LairdTransport Services Manager
Mr F OsborneContent Creator
Mrs H PughOffice Manager
Mr Tony RibeiroMaintenance Assistant
Mr Ben RobinsonMaintenance Officer
Mr M StevensGroundsman
Mrs L SnellSchool Administrator