everyone has a personal best
Mark McQuillan has a background in engineering and trained to be a Science Teacher. He has over 17 years of experience in special education. He has taught in mainstream schools and in a range of different special needs provisions, including residential schools. He has experience of Senior Management and operational roles with independent providers of care and education. He has previously worked at another Cambian school in the role of Interim Principal. Mark believes in striving to ensure that the whole staff team provide the best opportunities and outcomes for all students.
Rebecca Heath is the Deputy Head (Head of Care). Her experience stems from 30 years of working with vulnerable young people. She has a strong background within 'Health & Social Care' and is a trained Social Worker. Rebecca is passionate about 'facilitating' and 'enabling' young people to achieve the very best of outcomes, educationally, emotionally & socially.
Rebecca believes in giving our young people the chance to participate In positive experiences that provide 'memories for a life time' and may not ordinarily be available to them. These are the stepping stones to be able to contribute successfully to the community.
Eva Pereira is the Registered Care Manager at Stratford Lodge, the Sixth Form satellite base of Grateley House School. She has over 23 years’ experience of working with vulnerable children and young adults. Eva is passionate about enabling and supporting students to be as independent as possible within their lives, ensuring they are given opportunities and experiences that make them step outside of their individual comfort zones and challenges them to holistically further their personal development.
James Lynch is a self-motivated and dynamic S.E.N (Special Educational Needs) Senior Leader with over 17 years’ experience in S.E.N. After an initial career in the Parachute Regiment, he qualified with a BA Honours degree and PGCE in Secondary PE. From working in both mainstream secondary and S.E.N settings he has never drifted away from his relentless pursuit to fulfill a lifelong goal of developing life changing education for students with complex social emotional and behavioural difficulties, building positive relationships within a structured learning environment for the most vulnerable of students. He has delivered a learning community that encouraged success, equipped students with the right tools to be positive individuals in society today and created a future of hope while offering cutting edge educational programmes with the vision and leadership required to guarantee the highest quality of education.
Telephone: 020 8735 6150
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