Thamesmead School Staff

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


Senior Leadership Team
Mr P Reeves Headteacher 
Mrs J Bell Deputy Headteacher – Pastoral
Designated Safeguarding Lead / Maths 
Mrs H Eley Deputy Headteacher – Academic / Food Technology 
Miss R Campbell Assistant Headteacher  – Inclusion / Computer Science 
Mr A Capozzi Assistant Headteacher – English & Maths / English
Mrs C Oates Assistant Headteacher – Teaching & Learning/English 
Miss S Poroku Assistant Headteacher –  Data & Timetabling /Maths 
Mrs M Dempsey Finance & Business Manager 
Lead Practitioner
Miss K Hall SLT / SCITT Manager/Drama
Miss S Walker SLT /Deputy SCITT/ English 
Heads of Year
Miss R Jones Year 7 / CL Humanities / SL Geography 
Miss J Shillabeer Year 8 / Science
Mrs F Foster Year 9 / Citizenship
Mr P Stevenson Year 10 / Science / D of E Co-ordinator 
Mr E Moulton Year 11 / PE 
House Leaders
Mrs L Pomford Senior House Leader/ Science 
Miss S Kett Centaur House / English
Miss S Cole Dragon House / Religion-Philosophy-Ethics
Mr R Keane Griffin House / English/ History
Ms R Phillips Phoenix House / PE
Curriculum Leaders
Mr T Adeliyi SENDCo
Mrs J Burtsell CL Performing Arts
Mr A Capozzi CL English
Miss J Hayes CL Science
Miss R Jones CL Humanities / SL Geography 
Mr M Loffstadt CL Design and Technology
Mrs C Landman
maternity leave
CL Maths 
Miss R Britt CL MFL
Subject Leaders
Mr S Barrett SL Religious Studies / Deputy Timetable-Data Manager
Mr A Grafton SL Computer Science
Miss K Haines-Bevan SL Drama
Miss R Jones SL Geography / CL Humanities
Mrs H Long SL Art
Mrs L Robins-Kent SL PE and Dance / Educational Visits Co-ordinator
Mrs S Rowan SL Art
Miss R Threlfall SL History
Mrs J. Mason Head of Careers, Enterprise and Employability Education / Science
Teaching Staff
Miss M Archer English
Mrs C Azoulay MFL
Miss A Beturin MFL
Mrs C Brooks Art
Ms J Coleman Deputy CL Design and Technology
Mr C Deasy English
Miss B Edmonson-Jones Science
Mr G Evans Music
Mr R Fisher DT
Miss K Flowers Science
Miss R Harris Maths
Miss N Hayes Design and Technology 
Mr H Hoadley PE 
Mrs M Johnston Mathematics
Miss B Juchnevic Science
Mr R Keane English / History
Miss S Kett English
Miss M Liquet MFL 
Mrs H Mazhar English and Maths
Mrs E McCarthy maternity leave Science
Mr K MacNeaney Geography
Mr A McHale History 
Mrs C Morgan maternity leave English
Miss A On Deputy CL English
Miss R Phillips PE
Miss L Pomford Science
Mr R Proudlock Mathematics
Miss J Shillabeer Triple Science Co-ordinator
Mr R Singh Mathematics
Miss N Tang Deputy CL Mathematics 
Mr L Trevelyan Mathematics
Mrs E Ward maternity leave PE / Dance
Mrs F Willans maternity leave Head of Careers, Enterprise and Employability Education / English
Miss J Williams English
Dr A Wright Science
Teaching Support Staff  
Mrs K Best Cover Supervisor
Miss J Brown Teaching Assistant 
Mrs T Dodds Teaching Assistant
Miss S Edmonds Teaching Assistant
Mrs E Gonzales Teaching Assistant
Miss M Gutcher Cover Supervisor 
Mrs C Meade Senior Cover Supervisor 
Mrs J Miller Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Myers Teaching Assistant
Mr A Nesztinger Teaching Assistant
Mrs I Padgett Teaching Assistant
Mrs A Pescud Teaching Assistant
Miss L Soanes Teaching Assistant
Mrs E Taylor Teaching Assistant
Mrs L Thomas Teaching Assistant
Miss C Walker Teaching Assistant
Mrs P Wood Teaching Assistant 
Admin & Support Staff  
Mrs L Broughton Home School Link Worker / Deputy DSL
Mrs L Chambers Inclusion Support Manager / Deputy DSL
Mrs M Dempsey Finance and Business Manager
Mrs A Garraway Learning Centre Manager
Mrs R Graham Senior Finance Officer 
Mrs A Harman Senior Pastoral & Curriculum Support Administrator
Mrs M Irwin Senior Communications Administrator
Mrs D Mansell Teacher Training Administrator 
Mrs S McCarthy Development Manager
Mrs Z Midwinter HR Manager
Mrs P Moss PA to the Headteacher & LT / Admissions Officer
Mrs M Parkinson Data Manager – Exams
Mrs W Shipman Social Inclusion Officer
Mrs J Smith Governor Support Officer
Mrs K Smith IEU Behaviour Support Manager
Mr M Stevens Site Manager


CD          Community Director

CL           Curriculum Leader

DSL        Designated Safeguarding Lead

HoY        Head of Year

HR          Human Resources

IEU         Internal Exclusion Unit

LT           Leadership Team

MFL       Modern Foreign Languages

PA          Personal Assistant

SCITT     School Centred Initial Teacher Training

SENDCo  Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Co-ordinator

SL            Subject Leader

SLT          Senior Leadership Team