Our Team

With over 100 teachers, teaching assistants and leaders from many different countries, the Braeburn Garden Estate School staff is a group of diverse and dedicated educators.

The Braeburn Group of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All applicants to Braeburn Schools undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers, criminal record, disclosure and barring service checks.

Senior Management Team

  • Peter Barnard - Senior Administrative Supervisor
  • Tim Richards - Primary Headteacher, Executive Headteacher
  • Ashlie Moffett - Primary Assistant Head
  • Laura Stansfield - Primary Assistant Head
  • Graeme Wallbank - Secondary Deputy Head Key stage 3, Biology
  • Rob Jackson - Secondary Headteacher, Biology
  • Elizabeth Cartwright - Secondary Deputy Head Key stage 4 & 5, English
  • Alex Manning - Group Sixth form and University Admissions Officer

Early Years Unit

  • Irene Kamau - Crèche B class teacher
  • Anastasia Wairi - Crèche G Class Teacher
  • Sylvia Muthoni - Foundation Stage 1B Class Teacher
  • Jemo Ergen - Early Years Coordinator and Foundation Stage 1G Class Teacher
  • Stephen Migwi - Foundation stage 2B teacher
  • Nikki Ojiambo - Foudnation Stage 2G Class Teacher

Key Stage One

  • Jasmine Weaver - 1B Class Teacher, Year 1 Leader
  • Ruth Kituku - 1G Class Teacher
  • Rachel Njehia - 1E Class Teacher
  • Sophie Chivers - 2B Class Teacher
  • Evelyn Wambua - 2G Class Teacher, Year 2 Leader
  • Wanja Ndungu - 2E Class Teacher
  • Diane O'Connor - Computing Teacher

Key Stage Two

  • Anna Taylor - 3B Class Teacher and Lower Key stage 2 Coordinator
  • Juliette Dear - 3G Class Teacher
  • Carolyn Wandeto - 3E Class Teacher
  • Misty Brunton - 4B Class Teacher, Year 4 Leader
  • Nuala Mutali - 4E Class Teacher
  • Faith Owuor - 4G Class Teacher, Clubs and Activities Coordinator
  • Wanjiru Mbugua - 5B Class Teacher
  • John Paul Stansfield - 5G Class Teacher Year 5 Leader
  • Anastasia Krumkracheva - 5E Class Teacher
  • Lucy Chambers-Harding - 6G Class Teacher
  • Tim Ochieng - 6B Class Teacher, Boarding Parent
  • Lynn Odira - 6E Class Teacher

Primary School Specialist Teachers

  • Joy Akolo - Language Teacher
  • Marika Attard - Creative Arts Coordinator, Music & Drama
  • Sabine Chegge - Swimming Teacher
  • David Edwards - Head of Primary Boys' Sport
  • Christine Juma - Language Teacher
  • Cynthia Kapasa - Computing, ICT Coordinator, Art teacher
  • Dennis Majalle - Part-time Swimming Coach
  • Collins Marigiri - Swimming Teacher
  • Pauline Mue - Cover Teacher
  • Jacinta Muhia - Cover Teacher
  • Emily Nginyo - Librarian
  • Angela Ochieng - Head of Primary Girls' Sport
  • Mabel Okioga - Music
  • James Okwiri - PE & Games

Inclusion and English as an Additional Language (EAL) Team

  • Daisy Lusimbo - Whole Site Inclusion Leader
  • Beatrice Anyim - EYU & KS1 SENDCO
  • Lillian Oduor - KS2 SENDCO
  • Stanley Nthenya - Early Years LS & EAL support
  • Godwin Ojwang - Year Six LS teacher
  • Sheetal Shah - EAL Teacher

Teaching Staff - Secondary

  • Julius Aringo - Head of Key stage 3 Learning Support
  • Cheruiyot Bett - Examinations Officer, Learning Support
  • Shawna Brenna - Psychology, Sports Administrator, PE and Games, Head of Girls' Boarding
  • Michael Bunbury - Head of Year 8, Design & Technology, ICT
  • Paul Ellis - PE and Games
  • Eva Gatwiri - EAL Support, English, History
  • Mercy Gichuhi - IBCP Coordinator, Economics, BTEC
  • Ariane Gouin - French
  • Mahavir Grewal - Science, Chemistry & Biology
  • Joseph Kabatha - BTEC, Business Studies, Economics
  • Jane Kabebe - Learning support & PSHE
  • Faith Kamwetu - Key Stage 3 English Leader, History
  • Eliud Kangethe - Mathematics
  • Puja Khagram - Key stage 3 Mathematics Leader, Psychology
  • John Kimani - Geography, Environmental Management, Environmental Systems, Head of Science
  • Peter Longden - Head of Faculty English
  • Joyce Manning - Head of Faculty Languages, Kiswahili
  • Collins Marigiri - Swimming Coach
  • Gladys Mbuvi - English
  • Stella Mitema - Biology, Science and Chemistry
  • Simon Moffett - Key stage 3 Coordinator & Head of Year 7, Mathematics
  • Joseph Murungu - Drama, Head of Drama and Theatre Studies
  • Patrick Mwangi - Head of Faculty for Humanities, ICT and ITGS
  • Rosetta Ngugi - Physics, Science
  • Rose Njuguna - Head of Faculty Mathematics
  • Caroline Nyamweya - Geography, Environmental Systems, Environmental Management
  • Christine Nyangayo - Kiswahili
  • Lillian Okanda - IB CAS Coordinator, Mathematics
  • James Okwiri - PE and Games
  • Maire O'Regan - Head of Secondary Sport, PE and Games
  • Carlos Osundwa - French
  • Norbert Owino - BTEC Coordinator, Business, BTEC
  • Amina Reeve - Key Stage 3 Science Leader, SEHS, PE
  • Edward Sakwa - Head of Year 9 Mathematics, ICT, Learning Support
  • Noelle Sempele - Head of Music
  • Sarra Sheikh - English
  • Andrew Sjoberg - IBDP/Key stage 5 Coordinator, Head of History and TOK
  • Verónica Sotomayor - Spanish
  • Godfrey Wamoyi - Geography, Mathematics, PSHE
  • Peris Wangari - Secondary SENDCO
  • Reuben Waweru - Visual Arts & Design
  • Marlous Werger-Walji - Key stage 4 Coordinator, Sociology, History, TOK, Global perspectives