The Boarding House Staff
The Boarding House is staffed by a dedicated team led by the Housemaster. Each and every member of staff keeps a close eye on all the boys, and works to make them feel happy, safe and supported during their time in the Boarding House.
Boarding House Staff
Mr Ed Sykes, Housemaster and Head of Boarding
Mr Sykes has overall responsibility for the welfare of all the boarders and the operation of the House. He also teaches Classics.
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Mr Ian Barker, Deputy Housemaster
Mr Barker assists Mr Sykes in the running of the House. He is Head of PSHCE and teaches Classics.
Resident House Tutor
Mrs Joanna McNiff works in the Boarding House two evenings a week. She is Head of RS and is a Year 8 form tutor.
Mr Colin Dely works in the Boarding House two evenings a week. He is Head of Juniors and is a Year 3 form tutor.
Non- Resident House Tutors
Mr Matt Andrews, Non-Resident House Tutor
Mr Andrews is a Year 1 Form Tutor. He works in the Boarding House on Thursday evenings.
Mr Benjamin Sheen, Non-Resident House Tutor
Mr Sheen is the Recordings and Media Officer for King's College, and is an ex-Lay Clerk with the Choir. He works in the Boarding House on Monday and Wednesday evenings.
Other Boarding House Staff
Mr Tom Coe-Hales, Deputy Head of Academic
Mr Coe-Hales teaches Maths and also tutors the Year 8 choristers. He liaises closely between the academic staff and Mr Sykes.
Mr James Randle, Director of Music
Mr Randle is the school's Director of Music and works closely with all the choristers, overseeing their instrumental development.
Mrs Meredith Trueman, Boarding House Administrator
Mrs Trueman works behind the scenes in the Boarding House, taking care of the general admin. She works Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
We have up to four school Gap Assistants, usually students who come to us either before or after University. They assist with the weekly activities and duties in the Boarding House.