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Thomas Keble Staff


Senior Management Team (SMT)

Mr Steven Shaw - Headteacher

Steve is originally from Newcastle and read Electrical and Mechanical Engineering at Edinburgh University. Following graduation, Steve spent a year cycling to India, before returning to Edinburgh to obtain a Post Graduate Certificate in Education. He has held leadership positions in schools in Bristol, Gloucestershire, Newcastle and Hong Kong. Steve is married with three children and is still a keen cyclist.

Mr Chris Patrick - Deputy Headteacher

Chris is originally from London and read English at St David’s University College, Lampeter.  Following graduation, he completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Education at the University of Bath.  Chris has spent all his teaching career in Gloucestershire, joining Thomas Keble as Deputy Headteacher in 2014.  Chris is married with two children and enjoys the cinema, cooking and walking the Gloucestershire countryside.

Mrs Claire Rositter - Assistant Headteacher

Claire is originally from North Wales and read Accounting and Finance at Aberystwyth University before completing a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from the University of Chester.  Claire has spent all of her teaching career in Gloucestershire and joined Thomas Keble in 2004.  Claire is married with two children and enjoys spending time with family and friends, visiting Wales, and walking her two very energetic dogs.

Mr Chris Whitfield - Assistant Headteacher

Chris is originally from Bristol and read Sport and Media at the University of Wales, Newport. Following graduation, Chris spent 2 years travelling around the World where he taught in schools in South America and coached sport in Australia. Chris is a qualified PADI scuba diver and has skied at a high level. He has held leadership positions in schools in Bristol and South Gloucestershire. Chris is married with two children and is still playing rugby. 

Ms Juliette Camilleri - Business Manager

Jules grew up in Cornwall, where she started her career in Local Government. She moved to Gloucestershire, working for the Police and Social Services before becoming a Business Manager in a South Gloucestershire school, moving to Thomas Keble in 2020. Jules has two grown up children and enjoys baking, knitting, Home Brewing and cycling.

 Mr Scott Thomas - Secondment

Originally from Bournemouth, Scott read Geography and History at Staffordshire University, before completing a master’s at Reading University. Following graduation,  Scott obtained a Post Graduate Certificate in Education at the University of the West of England. He has held leadership positions in schools in Swindon and Gloucestershire.  Scott is married with three children and enjoys tennis, surfing, and cycling.

Senior Pastoral Leads (SPL)

Role Name
Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) Mrs Joanna Hurren
KS3 and KS4 Pastoral Lead Mr Richard South

Tutor List

Year 7: Head of Year Mrs Dempsey

                 Assistant Head of Year Miss Belinger


In Y7, each tutor group will have a mix of Houses

7KG Mrs Hunt
7AW Mrs Weavill and Mr T Williams 
7PD Mrs Dodd (Miss Quinn & Miss Evans)
7OH Mr Hynes
7JC Mrs Cape and Mr T Williams
7SE Mrs Evans & Mrs Doodson 
Year 8: Head of Year Miss V Cannam
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mrs Paynter
Jenner  Miss Cole
Lee Mr Price 
Mercia Miss Beggan
Whittle Mrs Haynes and Mr Orland
Year 9: Head of Year Mr C Jackson
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mr Acton
Jenner Mr Kingscote
Lee Miss Pastor
Mercia Mr Whalley
Whittle Miss Evans and Miss Roberts
Year 10: Head of Year Mrs L Nicholls
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mrs Hardstaff
Jenner Mrs Crombie and Mrs Hankey
Lee Mrs Lee
Mercia Mrs Wills and Mrs Stradling
Whittle Mrs Park and Mrs Chambers
Year 11: Head of Year Mr S Thomas
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mr Williams
Jenner Mr Kingston-Lee
Lee Mrs Savage
Mercia Mr Burgess 
Whittle Mr Allen

Staff List A to Z

Full Name Initials Role
Mr Paul Acton PA Head of Department - Geography 
Mr Stuart Allen SA Head of Faculty - Maths & Computing
Mr Zabihullah Azizi AZ Deputy Network Manager
Mrs Mel Beddoe MKB Teaching Assistant – SEN
Miss Maisie Beggan MNB Music Teacher
Miss Emily Belcher EVB Head of Department – Special Educational Needs
Miss Stephanie Belinger SCB PE Teacher & Assistant Head of Year 7
Mr Andy Bint AB IT Technician / Site & Premises
Mrs Nicola Blight NB Data Manager & Exams Officer
Mr Jamie Burgess JAB Head of Performing Arts
Ms Juliette Camilleri JCC Business Manager
Miss Vickie Cannam VC Head of Department: Careers and English Teacher, Head of Year 8
Miss Jennifer Cape JHC Art Teacher
Mrs Sandra Chambers SC Languages Teacher (French)
Mrs Wendy Chandler WAC Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mr Ben Clarke BC Head of Department – Art  and Training Manager
Miss Amy Cole AJC Second in Science Faculty
Mrs Julie Cox JDC Teaching Assistant – SEN
Miss Mary Crombie MLC Design Technology Teacher
Mrs Sarah Davies SCD Science Technician
Mrs Barbara Davis BD Attendance Officer
Mrs Michelle Dempsey MXD Head of Department: PSHCE and Head of Year 7
Mrs Tish Dodd PD Head of Faculty: English
Mrs Sasha Doodson SMD Science Teacher
Mrs Sally Drumm SJD Science Technician
Miss Angharad Evans AE PE Technician
Mrs Sara Evans SE Science Teacher
Ms Nicola Farrow NF Careers Adviser
Ms Alexa Forbes AF Specialist teacher dyslexia & literacy and EAA coordinator
Mrs Suzie Foster SXF Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mrs Jane Gandy JG Display Officer
Mr Kiran Gateru KKG Maths Teacher
Mrs Serena Green SG Pastoral Student Support Officer
Mrs Anna Guarino AG Learning Support Assistant – SEN
Mrs Clare Hankey CH Design Technology Teacher
Miss Lynne Hardstaff LH Head of Department: MFL
Miss Hollie Hayes HJH Finance Assistant
Mrs Jane Haynes JLH Head of Department: Citizenship
Mrs Leanne Hunt LXH 2nd in English Department
Mrs Joanna Hurren JMH Designated Safeguarding Lead and English Teacher
Mr Ossian Hynes OXH Head of Faculty: Science
Mr Chris Jackson CAJ Head of Department: Design Technology and Head of Year 9
Mrs Kate Jaggard KJ SEN Administrator
Miss Caitlin Jesson CXJ Reception & PA to SMT
Miss Emma Jones EJ Design Technology Technician (Food)
Mr Rob Kingscote RK Head of Department: History and Head of House
Mr Toby Kingston-Lee TKL 2nd in Maths Department
Mrs Abigail Lee AL Science Teacher
Mr Thomas Luke TL IT Tech apprentice
Mrs Claire Minchin CM Teaching Assistant - SEN
Miss Laura Morris LJM Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mrs Tess Mortimer TM Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mrs Claire Murphy CM Sie Assistant & MDSA
Mrs Lisa Nicholls LN Geography Teacher and Head of Year 10
Mrs Deirdre Nolan DN Data & Exams Administrator
Mrs Lindsay Nottingham LXN Reprographics and Educational Visits Coordinator
Mr Guy O’Malley GO Operations Manager
Mrs Tigz O'Malley TO Attendance, Events Administrator and Student Support
Mr Chris Orland CO Cover Supervisor
Ms Amanda Oxberry AO PA to Headteacher, Clerk to Trustees, Recruitment and SCR Administrator
Mrs Annie Parfitt AP Higher Level Teaching Assistant – 2nd in SEN
Mrs Emma Park EP Teacher of English
Miss Berta Pastor BP Languages Teacher (Spanish)
Mr Chris Patrick CP Deputy Headteacher/Teaching & Learning
Mrs Harriet Paynter HMP RE Teacher
Mrs Helyn Powell HP Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mr Glenn Price GP Head of Faculty: PE
Miss Kat Quinn KQ Librarian
Mrs Jurate Rakauskiene JR1 Science Technician
Miss Abigail Richings AAR Volunteer
Miss Kirsty Roberts KR PE Teacher and Head of House
Mrs Liz Rogers LR Teaching Assistant - SEN
Mrs Claire Rossiter CR Assistant Headteacher: Data & Timetabling
Dr Chris Russell CPR Design Technology Technician
Mrs Katya Savage KS Science Teacher
Mr Steven Shaw SPS Headteacher and Physics Teacher
Mr Richard South RAS Director of Key Stage 3 & 4 and History and RE Teacher
Mrs Laura Stradling LJS Second in PE Department (Girls’ PE)
Miss Charlotte Tempest CT Teaching Assistant - SEN
Mr Scott Thomas ST Seconded to SMT and Head of Year 11
Mrs Andrea Wallace AW Pastoral Administrator
Mrs Alice Weavill AKW Head of Faculty: RE
Mrs Kate Weller KW Cover Officer, Admissions and HR
Miss Rachael Wells RW Teacher of PE
Mr Jim Whalley JW Head of Department: Computing and ICT
Mr Chris Whitfield CJW Assistant Headteacher: Pastoral Care and Ethos
Mr Ben Williams BW Maths Teacher
Mr Tom Williams TW PE Teacher 
Mrs Sally Wills SAW Design Technology Teacher
Mr Jolyon Wolfin JXW Cover Supervisor
Mr Steve Woodcock SW Pastoral Support Worker
Mr Pierre Wynn PW Caretaker
Miss Jess Yeomans JY Assistant SENDCo