Belhaven Hill School

A Full Boarding & Day School for Boys and Girls aged 7-13 years

Our Staff

"Staff appear effortlessly to achieve the often mutually exclusive combination of high standards and expectations in a caring, supportive and low pressure environment."

(Parent)

HEADMASTER

Henry Knight

BA Hons, PGCE, MEd
HEADMASTER
ENGLISH
headmaster@belhavenhill.com

Susannah Knight

BA Hons
Headmaster's Wife
Head of Pastoral Care
susannahknight@belhavenhill.com

TEACHING STAFF

Mike Gale

BMus Hons (Surrey), AMusLCM, MCollT, FRSA
Senior Master
Director of Music
mikegale@belhavenhill.com

Warwick Wilson

M.Sc. Strathclyde, Dip. P.S.T. (Auckland)
R.M.P.S., ENGLISH, IT
Form 3 Tutor
CPD Co-ordinator: Health & Safety Coordinator
warwickwilson@belhavenhill.com

Katie Gale

B.Sc. Hons (Surrey),
P.G.C.E. (De Montfort), C.C.R.S.
Head of Maths
Curriculum Coordinator
Girls' Games Coordinator
katiegale@belhavenhill.com 

William Townshend

B.Sc. (Natal), Higher Dip.Ed. (Rhodes)
Head of English
Acting Head of Geography
Head of Sport
Boys' Games Coordinator
williamtownshend@belhavenhill.com  

Amanda Parks

B.Ed. (King Alfred's)
FORM 5
Librarian
amandaparks@belhavenhill.com  

Noel Curry

M.A. (Hons.), P.G.D.E. (Edinburgh)
Head of Classics
noelcurry@belhavenhill.com  

Kay Holliday

BSc Forensic Science
PGCE Secondary Science
Head of Science
IT
kayholliday@belhavenhill.com  

Virginie Brodie

Degree in English (major) and French (minor) as a foreign language (Paris 3 University - La Sorbonne Nouvelle)
Head of French
Form 3 Tutor
virginiebrodie@belhavenhill.com  

Alice Du Vivier

MSc Geosciences and Ph.D. Geochemistry (Durham)
PGCE Geography (Buckingham)
Head of Geography
aliceduvivier@belhavenhill.com

Lucy Wimbledon

BA Hons (Edinburgh College of Art)
PCGE Secondary Art & Design (Reading)
Head of Art
lucywimbledon@belhavenhill.com  

Jane Haddon

Joint Hons M.A. Fine Art (Edinburgh)
PGCE PG Guidance
ART, RS, CLASSICS, Junior DT
janehaddon@belhavenhill.com  

Lesley Townshend

BCom Accountancy & Business Hons (Edinburgh)
PGCE Secondary (Moray House)
FORM 4
lesleytownshend@belhavenhill.com  

Alice Kidd

BSc Geography (Newcastle)
PGDE Dundee
FORM 6
alicekidd@belhavenhill.com  

Karen Leitch

BA Business Studies
PGCE
MATHS, FRENCH
karenleitch@belhavenhill.com 

John Marriott

BA, MA Ancient History (UCL)
PGCE Buckingham University
Director of Studies
ENGLISH, STUDY SKILLS, IT
johnmarriott@belhavenhill.com

George Barrett

BA Medieval History (St. Andrew's)
PGCE University of Buckingham
Housemaster of Boys' House

HISTORY
georgebarrett@belhavenhill.com

Maxine Brewster

BSc University of Gloucestershire
PGCE St. Mary's University, Twickenham
Housemistress of Girls' House

SCIENCE, FRENCH
maxinebrewster@belhavenhill.com

PASTORAL

Susannah Knight

BA Hons
Headmaster's Wife
Head of Pastoral Care
susannahknight@belhavenhill.com

George Barrett

BA Medieval History (St. Andrew's)
PGCE University of Buckingham
Housemaster of Boys' House

HISTORY
georgebarrett@belhavenhill.com

Maxine Brewster

BSc University of Gloucestershire
PGCE St. Mary's University, Twickenham
Housemistress of Girls' House

SCIENCE, FRENCH
maxinebrewster@belhavenhill.com

LEARNING SUPPORT

Aisling McGuire

BA English Studies
PGDE English
PGDE Pastoral Care, Guidance and Pupil Support
Head of Learning Support
aislingmcguire@belhavenhill.com  

Gillian Lawson

CLASSROOM ASSISTANT
gillianlawson@belhavenhill.com  

Pippa Hall

Additional Needs Auxiliary
pippahall@belhavenhill.com

Tamara Millman

Learning Support
tamaramillman@belhavenhill.com

NURSE/MATRONAL

Vanessa Stewart

School Nurse
Safeguarding Lead
vanessastewart@belhavenhill.com

Jane Wilson

Day Matron
matron@belhavenhill.com  

BOYS' HOUSE
Cathy Lee

Night Matron
matron@belhavenhill.com  

Joanne Turnbull

Night Matron
matron@belhavenhill.com  

GIRLS' HOUSE
Angela Caird

Night Matron
matron@belhavenhill.com  

Lucy Lavelle

Night Matron
matron@belhavenhill.com  

Gill Peart

Night Matron
matron@belhavenhill.com  

ADMINISTRATION

Alex Farquhar

School and Admissions' Secretary
BA Marketing with Tourism
secretary@belhavenhill.com  

Margaret Fowler

Financial Controller
Company Secretary
bursar@belhavenhill.com
margaretfowler@belhavenhill.com  

Julie Genockey

Finance Assistant

Elena Clark

Housekeeper
BA Administration & Accounting
elenaclark@belhavenhill.com

Richard McLean

Maintenance

Alex Wilson

Head Groundsman

David Peek

I.A.P.S. Diploma of Education
Website Manager
davidpeek@belhavenhill.com