Thamesmead School Staff

Our current staff are listed here together with the subjects they teach, there is a key to the abbreviations provided below.

Thamesmead staff will endeavour to respond to email communication within 48 hours. Please bear in mind however, that this may not always be possible and it may take longer to reply. If your email is of an urgent nature please contact Reception on 01932 219400 and the Reception team will be able to assist you.

Senior Leadership Team
Mr P Reeves Headteacher 
Mr P Watson Deputy Headteacher – DDSL / Behaviour & Standards / Pastoral Support / Geography 
Mrs H Eley Deputy Headteacher – Academic Outcomes / Food & Nutrition 
Mr A Grafton Assistant Headteacher – Data & Timetabling / Computer Science 
Mr R North Assistant Headteacher  – Designated Safeguarding Lead – MFL
Mrs C Oates Assistant Headteacher – Teaching & Learning / CDP / English
Mr M Loffstadt Assistant Headteacher – DDSL / Design & Technology  
Mrs N Sher Business Manager 
Miss S Walker SENDCo / English
Lead Practitioner
Miss K Hall SLT / Drama
Heads of Year
Mr S Cowley Year 7 / PE
Miss B Fisher Year 8 / English
Mr B. Smith Year 9
Miss H Cozens Year 9 Deputy/ Geography
Mr D Patel Year 10 / PE
Mr P Stevenson Year 11 / Science / Centaur 
House Leaders
Mr P Stevenson Centaur House / HoY 11 / Science
Miss L Brackenbury Dragon House / Science
Mr R Proudlock Griffin House / Maths, Business Studies
Miss H Cozens Phoenix House / Geography
Curriculum Leaders
Miss S Walker SENDCo
Mrs H Long CL Art and Design & Technology
Ms J Williams CL English
Mrs C Landman CL Maths 
Mrs B Holmes CL Performing Arts (SL Drama)
Mrs E McCarthy CL Science
Subject Leaders
Mr R Proudlock SL Business Studies
Miss R Jones Head of Careers / SL Geography
Mr S Boyle SL Computer Science
Mrs H Jones SL Design & Technology
Mrs M Phillips SL History
Mr L Basson SL PE
SL Music
Mrs E Whitehead SL RPE
Mr D Todd Student Development & Wellbeing Leader/ DT
Teaching Staff
Mrs S Atherden (maternity leave) English 
Mrs C Azoulay Deputy CL MFL
Miss L Bathers Maths 
Miss A Bera Science
Mr J Bletcher Maths
Ms J Bond (maternity leave) History
Mrs N Boyle Drama / English 
Miss L Brackenbury Science/ HL Dragon
Mrs C Brooks (maternity leave) Art
Miss E Campbell RPE
Mrs K Charlton-Graham Geography
Miss H Cozens Geography / HL Phoenix
Mrs C Dewar Deputy CL English  
Miss L Dos Remedios MFL / D of E Co-ordinator
Mr D Edwards Music
Miss K Flowers Science
Mr D Francis Music
Mrs C Goddard Deputy CL Design & Technology
Miss R Harris Deputy CL Maths
Miss J Hayes Deputy CL Science 
Mrs R Hickman Music 
Mrs M Johnston Deputy CL Maths
Miss B Juchnevic (maternity leave) Science  
Miss A Khalid Science
Mr T Law PE
Mr P Liyanage Science  
Mrs R Loong (maternity leave) MFL  
Mr R Macdonald English
Mrs H Mazhar English and Maths
Mr S McLaughlin Deputy CL English
Miss C O’Riordan Art
Mr R Phillips History/ ECT Mentor  
Mrs L Ralph Deputy SENDCo/Music/Drama 
Mrs A Rosethorne History
Mrs N Savvari MFL
Ms F Sharief Science  
Miss J Shillabeer Triple Science Coordinator  
Mr R Singh Mathematics
Miss J Taylor English
Ms I Tollan English
Mrs E Ward PE
Pastoral Support Staff  
Mrs A Harman Year 7
Mrs S Smith Year 8   
Mr B Smith Head of Year 9  
Mrs A Bell Year 10  
Miss B Lock Year 11  
Teaching Support Staff  
Mrs E Addai Cover Supervisor
Mrs A Angeli Maths Tutor
Mrs S Barnes Teaching Assistant / ELSA
Miss J Brown Teaching Assistant 
Ms C Duncan Cover Supervisor
Mr L Grahame-Betts Teaching Assistant
Mrs N Horgan Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Jackman Senior Cover Supervisor 
Mr M Litvak Teaching Assistant
Mrs M Melder-Green Teaching Assistant 
Miss S Owen Teaching Assistant
Mrs I Padgett Teaching Assistant / ELSA
Miss L Soanes Teaching Assistant / Lead Speech & Language / Form Tutor
Mrs E Taylor Teaching Assistant / Lead Physical & Sensory Needs
Mrs L Thomas Teaching Assistant / Form Tutor
Admin & Support Staff  
Attendance Reporting Contact
Data Protection Officer
School Safeguarding Team Contact
Mrs E Belsey Admissions Officer 
Miss D Francis Inclusion Support Manager / DDSL
Mr W Cooper Operational Facilities Manager
Mrs A Garraway Learning Centre Manager/ DPO
Mrs L Hendricks Senior Finance Officer 
Mrs M Irwin Communications Manager
Mrs L Kennard Governor Support Officer
Mrs D Mansell Teacher Training Administrator 
Miss Z Midwinter HR Manager
Mrs S Pearce Attendance Officer
Mrs L Taliana-Carey Home School Link Worker
Miss R Rozman SEND Administrator
Mrs A West PA to the Headteacher and SLT
Mrs Z Zisimopoulou Data and Exams Manager


CL          Curriculum Leader

DPO       Data Protection Officer

DSL        Designated Safeguarding Lead

DDSL      Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

EAL         English as an Additional Language

HoY        Head of Year

HR          Human Resources

IEU         Internal Exclusion Unit

LT           Leadership Team

MFL       Modern Foreign Languages

PA          Personal Assistant

RPE        Religion-Philosophy-Ethics

SCITT     School Centred Initial Teacher Training

SENDCo  Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Co-ordinator

SL            Subject Leader

SLT          Senior Leadership Team


Thamesmead staff will endeavour to reply to external communication from parents and stakeholders within 48 hours. If they cannot answer your query specifically at that time, they will respond with an indication of the timescale for the information you require.