St Bees School

Our Staff

Our Staff

Our staff at St Bees School are truly exceptional.  Bringing a wealth of global educational experience, their commitment to the students, families, community and each other enables St Bees to excel on all levels.  Please do get in touch with us at any time.

Senior Leadership Team


Staff at St Bees

 Meet the Staff

Year Tutors

Mrs Rachel Ward & Mr Konrad Hansen  Year 7 Tutors
Mrs Helen Bertram & Miss Chloe Small
 – Year 8 Tutors
Mr Brad Simpson  Year 9 Tutor
Mr James Bertram & Mrs Vanessa Johnstone  Year 10 Tutors
Mrs Rebecca Bell  Year 11 Tutor
Mr Jack Beach, Mrs Katherine Gan and Mr Andrew Keep  Sixth Form and Pre-A Tutors
Meet the Tutors and Contact Details


Mrs Zoe BettinsonHead of Languages and English, Drama & PE Teacher
Mr James BertramHead of Humanities and Art & PE Teacher
Mrs Micheline Roberts - Head of Science and Computer Science Teacher
Mr Jack BeachPhysics Teacher
Mrs Rebecca BellBiology & Art Teacher
Ms Rosie ColeOutdoor Education, Geography & Personal Development Teacher DDSL
Mr Ken Ford-PowellMusic Teacher
Mrs Katherine GanChemistry Teacher
Mr Duncan GrayEnglish as an Additional Language (EAL) Teacher
Mr Konrad HansenBusiness, Economics & English Teacher
Mr Tom HewitsonScience, Chemistry & Outdoor Education Teacher
Ms Ting HouChinese Teacher
Mrs Margaret SimperPeripatetic Music Teacher
Mr Brad SimpsonPE, Biology & Outdoor Education Teacher
Miss Chloe SmallHistory & Global Perspectives Teacher
Mrs Rachel WardMathematics & Geography Teacher

Teaching Support Staff

Mrs Jenny Bain – Lab Technician
Mrs Helen Bertram  SENCo

Boarding Staff

Mrs Emma Stott Head of Boarding
Mrs Nadine Dockwray - Boarding Assistant
Mrs Paula Hughes – Housekeeper

Office Staff

Mrs Wendy Dootson Finance and Payroll Assistant
Miss Holly Farragher – PR, Marketing and Communications Officer
Mr David Norbury Finance Manager
Mrs Julie Rayson   Admin Manager
Mrs Sue Shearsby  Receptionist

Facilities Staff

Mrs Julie Farrer  Catering Chef Manager
Miss Samantha Farrer  Catering Assistant
Miss Jayne Gallop  Catering Assistant
Mr David Lamb 
Mr Sean Boyd
 – Domestic
Mr Chris Mackman Facilities Manager 
Mr Mark Gibbs – Minibus Driver & Caretaker
Mr Craig Morrison
Mr Paul Robinson 
Mrs Judith Shackley 
Miss Ayla Silk – Catering Assistant
Mr Colin Shearsby – Minibus Driver & Site Technician
Mr Rob Smith 
 Minibus Driver

Leisure Staff

Mrs Claire McDowell – Swimming Teacher
Mr Sam Rowell – Swimming Teacher
Mrs Ann Stott Commercial Manager
Miss Hannah White – Swimming Teacher