Faculty




Our current school faculty is made up of dedicated and professional teachers from 15 countries, including, the United Kingdom, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, Belgium, France, Zambia and India. The diversity of both our students and our staff provide us with a strong foundation for our international education. The faculty for the school year 2017-18 is as follows:

Whole School Leadership Team


Mark FoxHead of School
Craig PattersonSecondary Principal
Sunita NairPrimary Principal
Virginia Machawi-MumbaFinance & Administration Manager

Primary School

Leadership Team


Sunita NairPrimary Principal
Grace KambeuIBPYP Coordinator (Nursery to Year 6)
Tazneem MohmedUpper Primary Coordinator (Year 3 to Year 6)
Karen HedstromEarly Years Coordinator (Nursery to Year 2)

Class and Specialist Teachers


Saoirse MilnerNursery Tasneen MohmedGrade 6 / 1
Brigitte SudaPre-School 1Jenny van der VinneGrade 6 / 2
Nicole ChijokaPre-School 2Nelly BandaArt
Amanda GarrawayReception 1Kambole ChizyukaESOL
Patience CheweReception 2Ackim KaseyaFrench
Sarah BurnsGrade 1 / 1Kavitha ReddyICT
Karen HedstromGrade 1 / 2Luo ZacksLearning Support
Tebogo TlhapaneGrade 2 / 1Kambole ChizyukaLearning Support
Tessa van AardtGrade 2 / 2Tanja KnödlerLearning Support
Yabbey ChikotaGrade 3 / 1Bridget ChilambuLibrary
James NyirendaGrade 3 / 2Hickey NkololaMusic
Champo MapomaGrade 4 / 1Adrian SikaongaPE
Madhurima ChoudhuriGrade 4 / 2Anna TemboPE
Daniella Filice MakawaGrade 5 / 1Dennis SimbayaSpanish
Gerald Chibwana Grade 5 / 2Georgina HacaambwaZambian Studies

Secondary School

Leadership Team


Craig PattersonSecondary Principal
Inonge ChifukaPastoral Coordinator (Years 7-11)
Muchindu ChizyukaIMYC Coordinator (Years 7-9)
Silvia NithyanathanIGCSE Coordinator (Years 10 and 11)
Nathalie VignardIBDP Coordinator/ Careers Advisor (Years 12 and 13)
Sheena KumarCAS Coordinator
Chipo MarundaHead of Creative Arts
Jillian JohannsenHead of English
Barbara DuvivierHead of Modern Languages
George SilondwaHead of Humanities
Vicky MeredithHead of Science
Martin McCutcheonHead of Mathematics
Donald BlondinAthletics Director/Head of PE
Luo ZacksHead of Student Support Services

Class Teachers


Jillian JohannsenHead of Department/ English Teacher
Durba TelkampEnglish Teacher
Ellings ChombaEnglish Teacher
Melisa BushEnglish Teacher
Muchindu ChizyukaEnglish Teacher
Barbara DuvivierHead of Department/ French Teacher
Nathalie VignardIBDP Coordinator/ French Teacher
Ackim KaseyaFrench Teacher
Silvia Moreno TiltonSpanish Teacher
Dennis SimbayaSpanish Teacher
George SilondwaHead of Department/ Humanities Teacher
William BushHistory/ ToK Teacher
Michelle GuzzwellEconomics/ Social Studies Teacher
Claudious MwaleBusiness Management/ Social Studies Teacher
Vicky MeredithHead of Department/ Biology Teacher
Dan BettsChemistry Teacher
Chris LembalembaPhysics Teacher
Chilele Mulyunga Science Teacher
Martin Mc CutcheonHead of Department/ Mathematics Teacher
Inonge ChifukaMathematics Teacher/ Pastoral Coordinator
Silvia NithyanathanMathematics Teacher/ IGCSE Coordinator
Sheena KumarMathematics Teacher/ CAS Coordinator
Chipo MarundaHead of Performing Arts/ Drama Teacher
Daniel BandaVisual Arts Teacher
Chinatsu HirayamaMusic Teacher
Nigel JamesComputer Science Teacher
Kavitha ReddyICT Teacher
Donald BlondinHead of Department/ PE Teacher
Gift MusanjePE Teacher
Anna Mwanza TemboPE Teacher
Luo ZacksHead of Department/ Learning Support Teacher
Tanja KnödlerLearning Support Teacher
Melisa BushESOL Teacher
Velenasi MunsanjeHead of Media Centre