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 / SL Computer Science 
Mrs S Sandy Director of ITT
Mr R North Assistant Headteacher  – Designated Safeguarding Lead – MFL
Mrs C Oates Assistant Headteacher – Teaching & Learning / CDP / English
Mr M Loffstadt Assistant Headteacher – DDSL / CL Design & Technology  
Mrs N Sher Business Manager 
Miss S Walker SENDCo / English
Lead Practitioner
Miss K Hall SLT / Drama
Heads of Year
Miss B. Fisher Year 7 / English
Mr B. Smith Year 8
Mr D Patel Year 9 / PE
Mr P Stevenson Year 10 / Science / D of E 
Mr D Todd Year 11 / DT
House Leaders
Miss C Carvalho Centaur House / RPE
Miss G Baker Dragon House / English
Mr R Proudlock Griffin House / Maths
Miss H Cozens Phoenix House / Geography
Curriculum Leaders
Miss S Walker SENDCo
Ms J Williams CL English
Mrs E McCarthy CL Science
Mr M Loffstadt CL Design and Technology
Mrs C Landman CL Maths 
Mrs R Loong CL MFL
Subject Leaders
Mrs H Long SL Art
Ms L Clarke SL Business Studies
Miss R Jones Head of Careers / SL Geography
Mr A Grafton SL Computer Science
Mrs C Goddard SL Health & Social Care / DCL DT
Mrs M Phillips SL History
Mr G Evans SL Music
Mr S Cowley SL PE
Mrs E Whitehead (maternity leave) SL RPE
Teaching Staff
Mrs S Atherden Deputy CL English 
Mrs C Azoulay Deputy CL MFL
Ms G Baker English / HL Dragon
Miss L Bathers Maths 
Mr J Bletcher Maths
Ms J Bond History  
Mrs N Boyle Drama / English 
Mr S Boyle Computer Science
Miss L Brackenbury Science
Mrs C Brooks Art
Miss C Carvalho RPE / Centaur HL
Mrs K Charlton-Graham (maternity leave) Geography
Miss H Cozens Geography / HL Phoenix
Mrs C Dewar Deputy CL English  
Miss L Dos Remedios MFL
Mr J Fleetwood Geography  
Miss K Flowers Science
Miss R Harris Deputy CL Maths
Miss J Hayes Deputy CL Science 
Mrs R Hickman (maternity leave) Music 
Mrs M Johnston Deputy CL Maths
Mrs H Jones DT / Art
Miss B Juchnevic Science  
Mr P Liyanage Science  
Miss L Malam RPE  
Mrs H Mazhar English and Maths
Mr R Phillips History  
Mr R Proudlock Mathematics / HL Griffin
Mr S Prushi PE  
Mr H Qureshi Science  
Mrs A Rosethorne History
Mrs N Savvari MFL
Ms F Sharief Science  
Mis J Shillabeer (maternity leave) Triple Science Coordinator  
Mr R Singh Mathematics
Miss J Taylor English
Ms I Tollan English
Mrs E Ward PE
Pastoral Support Staff  
Mrs S Smith Year 7   
Mr B Smith Year 8  
Mrs A Bell Year 9  
Miss B Lock Year 10  
Mrs L Taliana-Carey Year 11 
Teaching Support Staff  
Mrs E Addai Cover Supervisor
Mrs S Barnes Teaching Assistant
Miss J Brown Teaching Assistant 
Miss A Cromarty Teaching Assistant
Miss S Edmonds Teaching Assistant / ELSA Lead
Mr L Grahame-Betts Teaching Assistant
Mrs P Hlebarska Teaching Assistant
Mrs N Horgan Teaching Assistant
Mr M Litvak Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Meade Senior Cover Supervisor 
Mrs M Melder-Green Teaching Assistant 
Mrs V Murugan Teaching Assistant
Mrs I Padgett Teaching Assistant
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
Ms C Wu Teaching Assistant  
Admin & Support Staff  
Attendance Reporting Contact
Mrs C Atkins Governor Support Officer         
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 PA to the Headteacher and Leadership Team
Mrs D Mansell Teacher Training Administrator 
Miss Z Midwinter HR Manager
Mrs A Pescud SEND Manager / ASD Lead
Mrs S Pearce Attendance Officer
Mrs A West SEND Administrator
Mrs Z Zisimopoulou Data and Exams Manager


CL          Curriculum Leader

DPO       Data Protection Officer

DSL        Designated Safeguarding Lead

DDSL      Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

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.