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Harlington Upper School

Who's Who
Below you will find a list of all the teachers at HUS - please click on their names if you wish to email them.


I have been a science teacher for more than 30 years and Headteacher at Harlington Upper School since April 2003. Since joining the school we have undertaken a complete rebuilding programme, developed a curriculum second to none and have seen exam results steadily rise to be the best in the local area. However, I am most proud of the wonderful sense of community we have in our school, which has provided the basis for our sustained high standards and the enjoyment of school life for students and staff alike.
It has been a pleasure throughout my time at Harlington to appoint and work with a number of senior colleagues. I would therefore like to take this opportunity to introduce you to the Senior Leadership Team. They will work with me to take our already very good school even further and for us to become an outstanding school.
Please contact me about any aspect of the school:Mr S Fell

Deputy Headteacher/Acting SENCO

I have been Deputy Headteacher at Harlington since September 2014 having previously worked in a very different community in Peterborough for eleven years. My main area of responsibility at Harlington is to oversee all aspects of pastoral care working alongside the six House Leaders and their teams. I am the lead Safeguarding Officer for the school and strive to make sure that all students are safe, happy and well cared for. A particularly enjoyable part of my role is to work with colleagues and families to ensure that students joining us in year 9 are supported during the transition process so that they are able to make a confident start as soon as they arrive. Please contact me about any Student Support issues: Mrs G Billin 


Business Manager

After a career in banking I joined Harlington in 2006, taking responsibility for financial matters and the business functions of our large upper school.
As an Academy this includes managing support staff and helping to ensure we use our resources to best support students and their achievement. I also help manage our PFI-project site and buildings.
Please contact me about any Financial or Business related matters:

Mrs M Boyle

Assistant Headteachers  

          Teaching & Learning

I am a history teacher and Lead Examiner and joined Harlington after working as Head of Year in a local Hertfordshire school. My main responsibility as Assistant Headteacher is to develop Teaching and Learning across the school. I also lead our Able, Gifted and Talented programme. I therefore work with teachers and students to identify the best possible approaches to learning and embed them in all lessons.
Teaching is recognised as being very good at Harlington and my aim is to ensure it becomes outstanding.
Please contact me about any aspect of Teaching or Learning:

Mr T Southall 

          KS4 Achievement

Since September 2015 I have been responsible for the achievement of students in Key Stage 4. Working alongside Subject and House Leaders my role is to ensure all students achieve as highly as possible.
I have substantial experience of subject and pastoral leadership. It is my responsibility to monitor student progress and co-ordinate appropriate support or academic challenge if required.
Please contact me about Student Achievement in years 9,10 and 11
Mr G Russon 

          KS5 Achievement

As Assistant Headteacher responsible for the Sixth Form, my key responsibility is for the overall achievement of students in Year 12 and 13.  The Sixth Form team works with students, teachers and staff to support progression to the very best universities, school leavers programmes or apprenticeships.  Support includes information and guidance on careers, the UCAS progress, a Sixth Form studies enrichment programme and academic and pastoral provision.
Before joining Harlington in September 2015 I worked as Assistant Headteacher and Head of Department in a local Central Bedfordshire upper school.
Please contact me about any matters relating to Sixth Form:

Mrs H Sides 

Sixth Form  

Assistant Head of Sixth Form

Assistant Head of Sixth Form

Mrs N Culley

Mrs C Sargeant

Careers Guidance

Mrs W Sears / Miss J Bayes

Associate Head of Art Miss T Grunwald
  Miss E Cooney
Drama Subject Leaders Mrs R Gibbs \ Mrs C Maiello
  Miss E Ciampa
  Mrs K Redding
Music Subject Leader Mrs E Carroll
  Mrs C Sargeant
PE Subject Leader Mrs S Wareing
Assistant Head of PE Mr A Bennett 
  Miss N Cross
  Mrs M Elmes
  Mr G Russon
  Mrs H Sides
Duke of Edinburgh Award Leader  
Design Technology  
Head of Design Technology Mrs J Beresford
  Mr W Fleckney
  Mr D Appleman 
Food/Textiles Subject Leader  
  Mrs N Kemp
  Mrs B Sullivan-Ash
English & Media  
Director of English Mrs K Thomas
Associate Head of English Ms N Masala
  Mr C Christodoulou
  Mr M Field
  Mrs V Gunn 
  Mrs N Halpin
   Miss N Jay
  Mrs M Linney
  Ms N Nicol 
  Mrs N Nma
  Mrs K Neilson
  Mrs E Pratt 
  Miss N Schmid
Media Subject Leader Miss Z Smith
  Mrs E Stafford-Key
Geography Subject Leader Mrs N Culley
  Mrs S Page
  Mr R Makaza
  Mrs K Miles
History Subject Leader Mrs K Stocker
  Mr R Craze
  Mr R Golding 
  Mr T Southall
RS Subject Leader Mr P Jones
  Miss N Gibbs
Psychology Subject Leader Mrs C Godleman
  Mrs H Gant
 ICT Subject Leader Mr B D Clark
  Mr J Burnham
  Miss K Shah
Director of Maths Mrs A Cooper
Associate Head of Maths Mr A Houghton
Assistant Head of Maths Mr I Yusuf
Assistant Head of Maths Mrs L Cavadias
  Mr N Dodgson 
  Miss L Favager 
  Mrs R Karbasheva 
  Mrs H Lloyd
  Mrs M Midzova
  Mr P Martin
  Mr H Shah
Modern Foreign Languages & Business Studies  
Business & Economics Subject Leader Mr C Wright
  Mr J Keeling
  Miss N Nabi
MFL Subject Leader Mrs L Mayhew
           Mr A Maclean
  Miss L Ruiz Garcia
Director of Science Mr M Munshi
Associate Head of Science Mrs L Hymus
Assistant Head of Science  
  Mr B Clark
  Mrs G Detheridge
  Mr J Elmes 
  Dr C Gregory 
  Mr J Hutchins 
  Mrs V Lumley 
  Mr R Manser
  Mr C Prickett
  Mr D Rayner 
  Mr S Sims 
  Mr M Thomas 
  Mrs A Yates
Intervention Leader  
Attendance Officer Mrs A Ambridge
Student Support Reception / Admin / First Aid Mrs L Sherry / Mr B Lenihan 
Headteacher's PA/Admin Manager Mrs M Cook
Exams Officer Mrs A Goode 
Head Boy (Sep 2016 - 2017) Jack Goodhand
Head Girl (Sep 2016 - 2017) Mazzy Westwood
Deputy Head Boy (Sep 2016 - 2017) Kieran Morris
Deputy Head Girl (Sep 2016 - 2017) Thea O'Brien