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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
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Miss Beggan
Jenner Mr Gould
Lee Miss Belinger and Mr Price
Mercia Mrs Paynter
Whittle Mrs Haynes and Mr Orland
Year 8: Head of Year Mr Williams (Mr Jackson until September 2023)
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mr Acton
Jenner Mr Kingscote
Lee Miss Pastor
Mercia Mr Whalley
Whittle Mr Mbanga (Mrs Roberts)
Year 9: Head of Year Mrs Nicholls
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mrs Hardstaff
Jenner Mrs Crombie and Mrs Rossiter
Lee Mrs Lee
Mercia Mrs Park (Mr Clarke Monday)
Whittle Mrs Wills and Mrs Stradling
Year 10: Head of Year Mr Thomas
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mr Williams
Jenner Mr Kingston-Lee
Lee Mrs Savage
Mercia Mr Burgess
Whittle Mr Allen
Year 11: Head of Year Ms Brodie
House Tutor(s)
Carpenter Mrs Carpenter
Jenner Mrs Hankey
Lee Mrs Dodd
Mercia Miss Cannam 

Staff List A to Z

Full Name Initials Role
Mr Paul Acton PA Geography Teacher
Mr Stuart Allen SA Second in Maths Department
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
Mr Andy Bint AB IT Technician / Site & Premises
Miss Sadie Brodie SNB Head of Faculty: Science / Head of Year 11
Mrs Nicky Bryant NB Science Teacher
Mr Jamie Burgess JAB Head of Performing Arts
Mrs Jean Buxton JB Reprographics Technician / Chief First Aider
Ms Juliette Camilleri JCC Business Manager
Miss Vickie Cannam VC Head of Department: Careers and English Teacher
Mrs Claire Carpenter CJC Head of Faculty – Maths & Computing
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
Mr Bailey Clutterbuck BXC Teaching Assistant – apprentice
Miss Amy Cole AJC Second in Science Faculty
Mrs Julie Cox JDC Teaching Assistant – SEN
Miss Mary Crombie MLC Design Technology Teacher
Mr Ray Curtis RAC Site Maintenance Assistant
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 Sciece Teacher
Mrs Sally Drumm SJD Science Technician
Miss Angharad Evans AE PE Technician
Mrs Sara Evans SE Science Teacher
Mrs Karen Fearnley KF Pastoral Student Welfare Officer
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 David Gould DG Science Teacher
Mrs Serena Green SG Pastoral Student Support Officer
Mrs Anna Guarino AG Learning Support Assistant – SEN
Mr Bradley Guy BG Data / Exams Officer
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 Marianne Hunt MH Teaching Assistant
Mrs Joanna Hurren JMH Designated Safeguarding Lead and English Teacher
Mr Chris Jackson CAJ Head of Department: Design Technology and Head of Year 8
Mrs Kate Jaggard KJ SEN Administrator
Miss Caitlin Jesson CXJ Reception & PA to SMT
Miss Emma Jones EJ Design Technology Technician (Food)
Mr Dan Kent DK Apprentice IT Technician
Mr Rob Kingscote RK Head of Department: History and Head of House
Mr Toby Kingston-Lee TKL Maths Teacher
Mrs Abigail Lee AL Science Teacher
Miss Laura Morris LJM Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mrs Tess Mortimer TM Teaching Assistant – SEN
Mrs Lisa Nicholls LN Geography Teacher and Head of Year 8
Mrs Deirdre Nolan DN Receptionist/Attendance & Events
Mrs Jo Oakhill JCO Administration Assistant/Data Office Assistant
Mr Guy O’Malley GO Operations Manager
Mr Chris Orland CO Cover Supervisor
Ms Amanda Oxberry AO PA to Headteacher, Recruitment and SCR Administrator
Mrs Annie Parfitt AP Higher Level Teaching Assistant – 2nd in SEN
Miss Berta Pastor BP Languages Teacher (Spanish)
Mr Chris Patrick CP Deputy Headteacher/Teaching & Learning
Mrs Harriet Paynter HMP RE Teacher
Mrs Jess Plimmer JDP Second in English Department
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
Mrs Jennifer Reeves JER Teaching Assistant
Mrs Tracy Richards TJR Teaching Assistant – SEN
Miss Kirsty Roberts KR PE Teacher and Head of House
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
Mr Richard South RAS Head of Key Stage 4 and History and RE Teacher
Mrs Laura Stradling LJS Second in PE Department (Girls’ PE)
Mr Scott Thomas ST Seconded to SMT and Head of Year 10
Mrs Andrea Wallace AW Pastoral Administrator
Mrs Alice Weavill AKW Head of Faculty: RE
Mrs Kate Weller KW Cover Officer, Admissions and HR
Mr Jim Whalley JW Head of Department: Computing and ICT
Mr Chris Whitfield CJW Assistant Headteacher: Pastoral Care and Ethos
Mrs Helen Whight HW Art Teacher
Mrs Alison Williams AEW Head of Department: Geography
Mr Ben Williams BW Maths Teacher
Mr Tom Williams TW PE Teacher and Head of Year 8
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