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Our Team

We believe in a team approach to education.

Our team of gifted and talented Teachers, Speech & Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Music Therapist and Teaching Assistants work seamlessly together to deliver multi-sensory lessons using the traditional teaching methods but also integrating the latest technological advances in educational hardware and software to enhance the learning environment.

“Teachers are ‘super nice’ and they ‘help you to learn’.” Pupil

Abingdon House School is owned and operated by Cavendish Education; the Proprietary Body also known as the Governing Body. Any reference to Governors means any Director of Cavendish Education.

Governing Body

Mr Aatif Hassan Chairman
Mr J Pickles Finance Director
Ms D Carr Operations Director

Staff list

Head Teacher

 

 

Roy English

 

 

MA (Education & Management) BA (Hon) Psychology and Sociology, PGCE, SEN Adv Dip, Child Protection Level 3, Safer Recruitment Training, Optima Senior Management Course.
Deputy Head

 

Adrian Groves

 

B Ed (Hon), PGDipE, SEN, Child Protection Level 3, Safer Recruitment Training.

 

Director of Studies

 

Claire Bredahl

 

BA, PGCE, ATS SpLD, Safeguarding training Sept 15

 

Secretary Mrs Karen Franklin
SENCo 1 Lower

 

Susannah Harris

 

BSc (Hon) PGCE, RSA (SpLD) – OCR 5 Diploma  in Teaching Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties, Safeguarding training Sept 15
SENCo 2 Upper

 

Lakshmi Rajagopal

 

RSA (SpLD) – OCR 5 Diploma  in Teaching Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties, ACA, Safeguarding training Sept 15
Senior Therapist

Occupational Therapy

 

 

Claire Lancaster

 

 

 

BSc (Hon) Occupational Therapy, Sensory Integration (Module 2) PGC in Sensory Integration, First Aid training completed July 2015, Safeguarding training Sept 15

 

 

Speech & Language

Therapy

 

Danielle Bahgat

 

 

PgDip Speech & Language Therapy, BSc Honours Audiology MRSCLT HCPC, Safeguarding training Sept 15

 

 

Speech & Language

Therapy

 

 

Rachel Cullen

 

 

 

MSc Speech & Language Therapy, BSc (Hon) Psychology & Cognitive Neuroscience, Montessori Dip Early Childhood Development MRSCLT  HCPC, Safeguarding training Sept 15

 

Occupational Therapy

 

 

Celia Guimares

 

 

MSc, PGC Child, Adolescent & Family Well-being, BSc (Hon) Educational Psychology, Sensory Integration (Module 1) MSc Occupational therapy and COT HCPC, Safeguarding training Sept 15
Music Therapy

 

 

Martin Hay

 

 

MA Music Therapy. PG Dip Music Therapy, Safeguarding training Sept 15

 

Speech & Language Therapy

 

Sue Madraszek

 

BSc (Hon) Speech Pathology & Therapy, Makaton Regional Tutor, The Listening Programme (TLP) Provider, British Sign Language Level 1, Safeguarding training Sept 15
Physiotherapy

 

James Paterson

 

MCSP HCPC Chartered Physiotherapist, Sensory Integration (Module 1), First Aid training completed July 2015
Play Therapy

 

 

 

Rosie Williamson

 

 

 

BSC (Hon) Psychology, PGC Theraputic Playskills, First Aid training completed July 2015, Safeguarding training Sept 15, Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

 

 

Teacher Rome

 

 

 

Rosie Howard

 

 

 

BSc (Hon) Psychology, PGCE SEN & Inclusion, First Aid training completed July 2015, Safeguarding training Sept 15, Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

 

 

Teacher London

 

Eva Eugeniou MA (History), QTS, SEN Adv Dip

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

 

Teacher Paris

Curriculum Enrichment

 

 

Nicola Harvey

 

 

 

BA (Hon), PGCE, QTS, SEN Adv Dip, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Diploma

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher Moscow

 

 

 

Alex Morley

 

 

 

BA (Hon) PGCE, TEFL, BSL (Level 1), Makaton (Foundation), TEACCH

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher Rio

ICT & Games

Co-ordinator

English teacher

James Banfield

 

 

 

BA (Hon) PGCE

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher New York

Subject

Co-ordinator

 

Marwa

El-Hadad

 

 

BSc (Hon) PGCE, QTS, SEN Adv Dip

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher Tokyo

 

 

 

Riana Russo

 

 

 

BA (Hon) PGCE

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher San Francisco

Subject

Co-ordinator

 

Christopher Lloyd

 

 

 

BSc (Hon) PGCE, QTS, SEN Adv Dip

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher

Curriculum Enrichment

 

 

Aisha Hosany

 

 

 

BA (Hon) PGCE, QTS, BDA, Accredited Level 3 Programme Dyslexia Awareness, Support and Training (Inc.  Practical Solutions in Reading, Writing, and Spelling)

EVC trained

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Creative Director

Teacher of Music

 

Daniel Gillingwater

 

 

BMus (Hon)

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teacher of Art

 

Monika Graefling-Gladysiak

 

MA, QTS, TEFL

First Aid training completed July 2015

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teaching Assistant

 

 

 

Bozena Biskup

 

 

 

CACHE Level 3, QCF

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Senior Teaching Assistant

 

 

Nadia Carella

 

 

 

Dip level 3 Children’s Care, Learning and Development

Dip level 3 Health and Social Care

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teaching Assistant

 

 

 

Hadi El-Turk

 

 

 

BTEC Dip Sports Science & Exercise, Play Work (Level 2)

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teaching Assistant

 

 

 

Amanda Hostler

 

 

 

BA (Hon) Inclusive education

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teaching Assistant

 

 

 

Jo Paplinska

 

 

 

BA (Hon)

First Aid training completed July 2015

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teaching Assistant

 

 

Suzanne McGuiness

 

ABA/Verbal behaviour tutor

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

Teaching Assistant

 

 

Lara Edwards

 

 

BSc (Hon)

Safeguarding training Sept 15

Positive Handling training completed Sept 15

1-1 Assistant

 

Ross Linton

 

BSc Higher level diploma

Safeguarding training Sept 15

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