Having gained a first in Physics from Southampton University, I initially worked in Research and Development with Pilkington plc. What this period brought into focus was that I missed working with people, and especially missed the opportunities I had as an undergraduate to teach younger students.
Completing my PGCE at Bristol University, I went on to spend the next twenty-five years teaching Physics at independent schools in the UK. In addition to becoming a Head of Department and Faculty, most recently I served as a Housemaster and then Deputy Head at Sherborne School in Dorset.
It was the huge privilege of building a new school community that led to me relocating to Gibraltar with Diana and our two teenage children. In my spare time I enjoy competing in Open Water swimming events and exploring different countries and cultures.
I was born in Singapore and grew up on the Mediterranean coast of France. I received a BA with First Class Honours in Music and Spanish from Royal Holloway, University of London and completed my teacher training at Cambridge University, where I also pursued a Masters of Education.
I have taught all ages and levels in France and the UK. My hobbies include travelling, composing and painting. I am passionate about music and MFL in school, which I believe should be fun and accessible to all.
I have been a teacher for just over 14 years, most recently as the Head of a successful Humanities faculty in Cheshire.
As a Geographer I have a passion for travelling. This enthusiasm is something I have been fortunate to dovetail with my passion for teaching, leading to many oversees student expeditions to some far flung places.
Our family recently moved to Gibraltar for the excellent quality of life.
My wife hails from Gibraltar and the childhood she describes on the Rock is something we are very conscious our eighteen month old daughter, Sofia, experiences.
I moved out to Spain with my husband and two children in 2007 and have previously worked as Head of English and UCAS Officer at an international school in Spain.
I am also a qualified psychotherapist/counsellor.
After graduating from St Andrews University, I tried my hand at a variety of careers, before realising that I was destined to follow a family tradition of going into teaching.
I have a lifelong interest in horses, have sung in choirs for many years and am in my fifth year of studying Spanish at a local language school.
I am a 32-year-old teacher from Spain.
My background is in architecture however I always felt I had a vocation for education.
After finishing my teaching studies I worked as a Secondary and adult education teacher.
In 2012 I moved to London to gain teaching experience in a lively and multicultural environment.
I have taught a variety of subjects, both in Primary and Secondary: Spanish, ICT, D&T, Mathematics, Physics and Arts.
I was born in Gibraltar and lived here until the age of 18 when I left to study at the University of Exeter.
Following on from my degree, I obtained a job as a teacher of Science and, for the past five years, have been Head of Physical Education.
Whilst at university I followed my passion in sports, in particular hockey, and it was through this I met my husband, David.
I have represented Gibraltar in the hockey European Cup Challenge and am currently in training with my local team Hawks Ladies Hockey Club.
I studied Fine Art at Liverpool John Moores University and completed a Secondary PGCE in Art and Design at University of Leeds.
I taught Art and Design and Special Needs at a secondary school in Northern Ireland for 7 years.
We relocated to Gibraltar in 2014 and we have two daughters at St Joseph’s.
For the last 7 years I have taught ceramics at a summer camp in Vermont, USA.
Outside my art and design interests I research child psychology and nutrition and enjoy exercising.
I am exited to be part of this incredible team at Prior Park School Gibraltar as an Art, ICT and PE teacher.
Outside of school, I am a dedicated international athlete who has represented Gibraltar in numerous competitions in athletics. I am also a keen painter and have a particular interest in portraiture.
I gained a BA in Spanish and Italian from Nottingham Trent University, before completing a PGCE in Modern Foreign Languages at St. Mary's University in Twickenham.
During my Erasmus year, I attended Universidad de Granada and Università Degli Studi Di Verona, where I read phonetics, phonology, linguistics.
Before moving back to Gibraltar, I worked in secondary schools in London. I also held posts as an Academic Mentor, Head of House and PGCE Mentor for initial teacher training (ITT) trainees.
In my free time, I enjoy the outdoors, travelling, and learning about diverse cultures.
I received my BSc in Molecular Biology from the University of Zagreb, Croatia together with a Diploma in Piano from the Bjelovar Music College.
I completed a PhD in Molecular Biophysics at the University of Portsmouth and moved to the Cambridge area to continue my Bioscience career with MRC at the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus and with Cambridge Biotech companies.
We relocated to Gibraltar to bring up our two children in a safe and healthy, Mediterranean society with strong family values.
I enjoy many things including singing in the local choir, piano playing & tutoring, gardening, sailing, mountain life and exploring other countries.
I have a BA Honours degree from the University of Sussex. I captained the university’s rugby team and coached the ladies’ team. I did my PGCE in Geography at Middlesex University.
I manage a cricket club in Gibraltar and am a qualified cricket and rugby coach.
I have travelled extensively throughout Asia, Europe, North America and Oceania.
I speak Spanish and Swedish fluently and can scrape through in Italian and French.
For the last six years I have taught at Loreto Convent Middle School.
I’m married to Nina and we have 2 daughters.
I was born in Gibraltar and spent my school years here; after A Levels I moved to Berkshire, in the UK, where I spent 26 years in the Health Care industry.
I came back to Gibraltar 6 years ago and last year decided I was ready for a change, I was lucky enough to be chosen to become part of the start up team for Prior Park Gibraltar.
Seeing a derelict building become a vibrant, modern school in a year has been an extremely rewarding and exciting journey. I am now looking forward to moving away from the start up and getting stuck into the Assistant Bursar role at the school.
I was born in England and grew up in the beautiful Georgian City of Bath. I have a BA in Events Management from Cardiff Metropolitan University, with a background in Corporate Events and Marketing. I am now the School Administrator at Prior Park Gibraltar, overseeing all the schools marketing and admissions.
I moved to Gibraltar in January 2016 with my partner, who is a local, to enjoy the lifestyle, climate and cuisine of the Mediterranean.
I really enjoy the variety that the school offers on a day to day basis and love to travel and explore new places in my free time.
I recently relocated to Spain from Kent where I had spent 16 years as Senior Science Technician and 4 years as Exams Officer at a large secondary school near Maidstone.
My husband and I are both keen scuba divers and are looking forward to exploring the dive sites around Gibraltar and the Mediterranean coast as well as soaking up the sun and culture.
It is very exciting being here at the start of the PPSG journey and I feel very enthusiastic for the future and look forward to seeing both the school and students flourish.