Staff

Staff

Prep School Staff

Our dedicated team of teachers educate, inspire and support pupils in every facet of school life. Please see the staff list below.

To contact the Prep School, please call 020 7267 6266 and select option 3, or email prep.reception@northbridgehouse.com.

If you would like to receive details of staff qualifications, please contact the Prep School via prep.reception@northbridgehouse.com.

Cognita Director of Education (Chair of Governors): James Carroll

Senior Leadership Team (SLT)

James Stenning

James Stenning

Head Teacher

James became Head of North Bridge House Prep School in September 2018.  James grew up in Kenya and spent five years at boarding school in Somerset. Following a degree in Economics and Spanish he work...

Tom Le Tissier

Tom Le Tissier

Deputy Head Teacher

Tom joined NBH from Duncombe Prep School in Hertfordshire where he was Deputy Head, Director of Teaching and Learning and Online Safeguarding Lead. He is an experienced practitioner having taught thro...

Aidan Taylor

Aidan Taylor

Assistant Head (Head of Middle School)

As Assistant Head (Middle School), Aidan oversees teaching, learning and pastoral care in Years 5 and 6. He has worked as an Assistant Head, Maths Coordinator and class teacher in primary schools in N...

Veronika Shelley

Veronika Shelley

Assistant Head (Head of Lower School)

Veronika oversees teaching, learning and pastoral care in Years 3 and 4 at the Prep School, as well as the Learning Support Department. She joined the Prep School from NBH Senior Canonbury where she w...

Ray Irving

Ray Irving

Assistant Head (Co-Curriculum) and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Ray has joined us from Dubai as Assistant Head Teacher (Co-curricular).  Ray’s role will be to coordinate the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities that the children can enjoy to further en...

Penelope Lee

Penelope Lee

Senior Teacher and Designated Safeguarding Lead

In addition to her SLT role, supporting staff across the school with pastoral matters, Penny teachers English and Maths to boys in Years 6 and 8. Penny began her own education at Stepping Stones, n...

Staff Position
Dillie BariaHead of Digital Learning & Computing
Richard BranchDirector of Sport
Simon Columb Head of Art
Helen Greenham Director of Music
Céline MaillardHead of Languages
Colin KingHead of History
Juliette McGirrHead of English
Peta ProbstHead of Learning Support & Professional Tutor
Shannon RodgersHead of Science & Head of Careers and Examinations
Maggie SzczygielskaHead of Maths
Amy CoadHead of Girls’ Games & Educational Visits Coordinator
Simon White Head of Drama
Jessica ColledgeActing Head of Year 3 (Maternity Cover)
Matthew Lockwood Head of Year 7 & Year 8, Teacher of Games/Physical Education & Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead
Alice PolglazeHead of Year 4
Dana VivianHead of Year 6, Teacher of English & Future Schools Coordinator
Juliette WoodsHead of Year 5, Teacher of English and Drama
Joseph GrahameTeacher of Art
Holly Forman Teacher of English
Zoi LianouTeacher of Languages
Li ManTeacher of Languages
Deon McNeeTeacher of Mathematics, Geography and Games
Brandon DeweyTeacher of Mathematics
Laurie Power Year 3 Teacher, Assistant Head of Year 3
Kelig SasseryTeacher of Languages
Suzan SoniTeacher of Mathematics
Raquel Soto-MarinTeacher of Languages
Aaron YeungTeacher of Mathematics
Josh FoxTeacher of Geography
Alex GriffithsMusic Fixed Term (Maternity Cover)
Kendal Barrett-BrownYear 4 Teacher, Assistant Head of Year 4 & Deputy Head of English
Madeline HendersonTeacher of English
Anna TruesdaleYear 4 Teacher
Aniela DunfordLearning Assistant
Dominic LearoydTeacher of PE Fixed Term (Sep-Dec)
Nikki GodfreyLearning Assistant
Sonia GomezYear 3 Teacher and Assistant Head of Learning Support
Lenka Gryzova Learning Assistant
Marilyne Guillaumont Learning Assistant
Stephen KnibbsYear 3 Teacher
Sara Page-TowersSenior Learning Assistant
Camille PurcellYear 4 Teacher
Lynz SmithTeacher of Mathematics and English
Pete Elston Caretaker
Joseph GrahameTeacher of Art
Sue HillLibrarian
Alan KeaneFacilities Manager
Leila ParsonsCover Supervisor
Rita CapaldoCatering Manager
Iulia RocafullData Manager
Zoe Menendez-Buick Office Manager
Francis Barry-WalshReceptionist
Julie MayhewBusiness Manager
Alex Aruwjoye IT Technician
Alison MileyRegistrar
Sue SabinPA to Headteacher, HR, Recruitment Coordinator and SCR Champion
Devi BhugoowanSchool Nurse

North Bridge House Schools

Nursery & Pre-Prep School Contact Numbers

Nursery general number
020 7267 6266 Option 1
Pre-Prep general number
020 7267 6266 Option 2
Admission number
020 7428 1520

Prep School Contact Numbers

General number
020 7267 6266 Option 3
Admission number
020 7428 1520

Senior Hampstead Contact Numbers

General number
020 7267 6266 Option 4
Admission number
020 7428 1520

Senior Canonbury Contact Numbers

General number
020 7267 6266 Option 5
Admission number
020 7428 1520

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Nursery & Pre-Prep School West Hampstead Contact Numbers

General number
020 7267 6266
Admission number
020 7428 1520