Staff List

Senior Leadership Team

Name  Role
Ms Belinda Chapple Headteacher
Ms H Davis Deputy Headteacher (Teaching and Learning)
Mr K Smith Deputy Head (Standards)
Mr É Casey Assistant Headteacher (Safeguarding)
Ms V Cassettari Assistant Headteacher (Inclusion)
Ms S Plume Assistant Headteacher (Pastoral)
Mr P Stubbs Assistant Headteacher (Sixth Form)
Ms C Lazic Business Manager
Ms S Daly PA to Headteacher 

Year Leaders

Name Role Subject
Ms D Alphonse Year Leader 7 Geography
Ms D Glaser/Ms P Brocki Year Leader 8 Drama
Ms L Brandreth Year Leader 9 Art
Ms G Chakravarthi Year Leader 10 R.E./Citizenship
Mr M Tinker Year Leader 11 P.E.
Ms A  Machnicki  Head of Sixth Form P.E./Psychology

Pastoral Care Centre (PCC)

Ms S Cassidy Pastoral Support Team Manager
Ms R Fletcher Pastoral Support Team
Mr R Pike Pastoral Support Team
Ms S Badat Pastoral and Attendance Administrator (KS3 and KS4)
Ms P Richards Pastoral and Attendance Administrator (KS3 and KS4)



Name Role Subject
Mr D Earl Subject Leader Art
Ms L Brandreth Teacher Art
Mr R Leech Teacher Art
Ms M O’Connor Art Technician  

Business Studies

Name Role Subject
Mr M Buadi Head of Business Studies Bus.&Comm.
Ms S Frederick Teacher Bus.&Comm.
Mr W Amofah Teacher Bus & Comm.

Design and Technology, Food and Textiles

Name Role Subject
Ms S Buxoo Subject Leader Food CDT
Ms S Williams Subject Leader Design and Technology CDT
Ms C Kaur Food Tech Assistant CDT
Ms N Colley Food Tech Assistant CDT


Name Role Subject
Ms K Taburet Curriculum Area Leader English
Ms R Bashir Deputy Curriculum Leader English
Ms S Begum Teacher English
Ms K Bassett Teacher English
Mr J Dorrell Teacher English
Ms H Tariq Teacher English
Mr P Kennedy Teacher English
Ms M Taylor Learning Support Assistant English

French/ Spanish

Name Role Subject
Ms J Taylor Subject Leader Spanish Spanish
Mr E Charpentier Subject Leader French French
Ms D Morales Teacher Spanish
Ms S Plume Assistant Headteacher French


Name Role Subject
Mr C Hunter Subject Leader Geography
Ms B Gabbidon Teacher Geography
Ms D Alphonse Teacher Geography


Name Role Subject
Ms N Weinfass Subject Leader History
Ms A Copsey Teacher History
Ms L Kemal-Hilmi Teacher History

ICT/Computer Science

Name Role Subject
Mr J Ince Subject Leader ICT/Computer Science
Ms D Kumaran Teacher ICT/Computer Science


Name Role Subject
Ms C Ejiofor Curriculum Area Leader Mathematics
Mr K Ali Deputy Curriculum Leader Mathematics
Mr M Miah Lead Practitioner Mathematics
Ms O Haydari Teacher Mahematics
Ms P Sanger Teacher Mathematics
Mr F Merwanji Teacher Mathematics
Mr H Islam Teacher Mathematics
Ms M Younis Teacher Mathematics

Inclusion Department

Ms V Cassettari Inclusion Lead Inclusion Department
Mr R Parker SENDCo  
Ms A Misfud Assistant Learning Co-ordinator  
Ms J Prabhakar Special Support Assistant  
Ms J Elliott Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms J Hillier-Addis Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms S Akhter Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms P Marchant Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms J Mercer Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms M Prior Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms K Sehmby  Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms J Phipps Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms C O'Connor Special Support Assistant SEN
Ms L Hutchins Curriculum Area Leader HIP
Ms C Strath Teacher of the Deaf HIP
Ms S Adam Teacher of the Deaf HIP
Mr B Schulte Teacher of the Deaf HIP
Ms N Landon Communications Support Worker HIP
Ms F Welling Communications Support Worker HIP
Ms L Da Costa HIP Special Support Assistant HIP
Ms J Nica Teacher EAL
Ms E Bradbeer Learning Support Assistant EAL


Media Studies

Name Role Subject
Mr P Carpenter Subject Leader Media Studies


Name Role Subject
Mr J Middleweek Subject Leader  P.E.
Ms A Machnicki Teacher P.E.
Mr M Tinker Teacher P.E.
Mr  J Cloak PE Technician P.E
Ms C Marsh School Games Organiser P.E

Performing Arts

Name Role Subject
Ms D Threadwell Curriculum Leader Performing Arts
Ms D Glaser Teacher Drama


Name Role Subject
Ms S Saddique Subject Leader P.S.H.C.E/RE
Ms G Chakravarthi Teacher Responsibility Post R.E
Mr R Olaneye Teacher Responsibility Post and House Co-ordinator P.S.H.C.E. / RE


Name Role Subject
Mr R Inayat Subject Leader Science
Mr C Constantine Teacher Science
Mr B Koomson Teacher Responsibility Post Science
Ms M Naik Teacher Science
Mr G Ocansey Teacher Science
Ms K Sembi Teacher Responsibility Post Science
Mr R Samuel Teacher Science
Ms A Rahman Learning Support Assistant Science
Ms S Stock Science Technician Science
Ms K Jacobs Science Technician Science
Ms J Parish Science Technician Science

Social Sciences

Ms E Christofides Subject Leader - Sociology & Criminology
Mr A Ali Subject Leader - Health and Social Care
Ms H Abbas Teacher
Health and Social Care  
Mr A Ali Subject Leader - Health and Social Care
Mr K Smith Deputy Headteacher
Mr É Casey Assistant Headteacher
Ms E Christofides Subject Leader - Sociology & Criminology
Ms P Brocki Head of Year 8
Mr É Casey Acting Head of Psychology/Assistant Headteacher
Ms A Machnicki Head of Sixth Form
Ms H Abbas Teacher
Ms E Christofides Subject Leader - Sociology & Criminology
Mr A Ali Subject Leader - Health and Social Care
Ms P Brocki Head of Year 8

Administration, Education & Business Support

Name Role
Ms M Vali Student Services Team Leader
Ms B Dayal Student Services/Reception
Ms D Murdoch Student Services/Reception
Ms D West Attendance
Mr S Toorawa Cover and Admin
Ms D Venner HR Manager
Ms C Conway Business Support Manager/Careers Leader
Ms P Richards Business Support/Pastoral Care Centre
Ms R Sian Business Support
Ms R Curpen Finance Officer
Ms K Smith Examinations Officer
Mr T Edworthy Sixth Form Manager
Mr  M Chowdhry  Data Manager
Ms L Meilack Welfare Assistant
Mr A Cohen Cover Supervisor
Ms J Vincent Sixth Form Attendance & Administrative Officer

Facilities/ Premises Team

Mr G Ball Site Manager
Mr S Goodheart Site Manager
Mr J Boulahlib-Toffs Community Facilities Manager
Ms C Kaur Midday Assistant
Ms P Marchant Midday Assistant
Ms M Prior Midday Assistant
Ms J Vincent Midday Assistant
Ms J Mercer Midday Assistant
Ms K Sehmby Midday Assistant
Ms D West Midday Assistant
Ms M Taylor Midday Assistant
Ms J Elliott Midday Assistant

ICT and Multimedia

Name Role
Mr J Kalmakrian Resources Manager
Mr F Patel IT Systems Manager
Mr A Parker ICT Technician
Mr S Hussain ICT Apprentice


Speakers for Schools Virtual Talks Week Commencing 13th July Mon 13th July 10am Reemah Sakaan, Group Launch Director, Britbox Hear from Reemah Sakaan, Group Launch Director, BritBox on what it takes to have a career in TV, the skills and qualities that you might need and more about their career journey. Mon 13th July 2pm Andrew Bailey, Governor of the Bank of England Join us to hear from the Governor of the Bank of England, Andrew Bailey, as he talks to students across the UK about the work of the Bank and answers YOUR questions. Tues 14th July 10am Richard Aylard, External Affairs and Sustainability Director and Rebekah Kenyon, Senior Sustainability Awareness Advisor, Thames Water Reflections on sustainability in a lockdown world: Join us to hear from Richard Aylard and Rebekah Kenyon as they discuss sustainability and lockdown, from home working to how lockdown has impacted Thames Water’s activities and our new appreciation for the environment. Tues 14th July 2pm Sara Crofts, Chief Executive, The Institute of Conservation Who looks after the dinosaurs in the Natural History Museum? Who uncovers the hidden stories in old paintings? Who keeps Big Ben running like clockwork? Join Sara Crofts to find out how professional conservators care for the treasures in our museums and galleries. Wed 15th July 10am Anna Turney, Paralympian Paralympian, Anna Turney, is joining SFS virtually to reflect on her own journey and share life lessons with young people including the important of goal setting, working hard and developing resilience. Wed 15th July 2pm Alejandra Castaño GHG Air Quality Lead Advisor, Upstream - GOO, BP This talk will be given by an environmental engineer with BP about her career at the company and the kind of work she’s involved in with the company’s carbon ambitions. Thurs 16th July 10am Sharon Walpole, Director, Careermap We're delighted Sharon Walpole, Director, Careermap has kindly agreed to join us to discuss how young people can prepare for their future careers from understanding what your passion is, how to research to find out more about the careers you might be interested in and sharing the resources that can help you think about your future. Thurs 16th July 2pm Julia Angeles, Investment Manager, Baillie Gifford Interested in learning more about the skills it takes to succeed in the future job market? Julia Angeles has joined us to give insights in to the investment industry and to highlight the importance of collaborative and creative thinking in any career!
We welcomed some of the new Year 7 students today for a picnic, tour and some games activities. We look forward to seeing you all again in September.
Some great work on storyboards from some Year 8 students
Well done to Year 13 student who has been cooking food and delivering to homeless, vulnerable families, NHS and care staff in Newham and Redbridge. He also delivered to Richard House Children's hospice in Newham. Fantastic!
Tune in at 7.00pm tonight to see our brand new guide for studying at Caterham High School's Sixth Form - take the opportunity to meet our staff & students as well as taking a look around our dedicated facilities.
Here is our first ever virtual Open Event for our new Year 12 students looking to join us in September - it contains lots of information about our Sixth Form, the choices available to you as well as answers to your frequently asked questions premiering at 6.30pm tonight.
The prime minster Boris Johnson will address Year 11 school leavers on July 10th. You can watch it on Facebook or on the YouTube link:
@Caterham.High.School is doing 100 problems for 100 days. Follow the link below to complete a series of quizzes about the history of Maths.
Kindness Calendar
Redbridge Well-being Video No 3
Mr Charpentier with pupils who have planted radish and lettuce.
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