Maritime Academy Trust

Maritime is a charitable education trust with schools across London and the South East.

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Our Staff

Our hard-working staff are dedicated to meeting the needs of all of the children in our care. We are committed to making learning both enjoyable and meaningful for all children.

Senior Leadership Team:

  • Headteacher - Cathryn Falconer
  • Deputy Headteacher - Zoe Smith
  • Deputy Headteacher - Rachael Clare
  • Assistant Headteacher - Joanna Pieslak                         
  • Assistant Headteacher - Lou Elliott

 Parent Partnership & Safeguarding Leads

Lucy Curtis and Karen Foot

Class Teachers 

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Megan Tutty - EYFS and Satellite Lead

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Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTAs)

Katie Togwell (Nurture Lead)
Sophie Robinson (Early Years Practitioner)
Marcus Rose
Katie Lamborn
Charlotte Pudney
Sophie Gosnell
Jade Beer
Tara Wren


Therapy Team

Lou Elliott                 Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist & Behaviour                                    Specialist

Tasmin Jesse               Paediatric Occupational Therapist

Sian Williams             Speech & Language Therapist

Clare Stevens             Therapy Assistant

Robyn Moore              Therapy Assistant

School Office Team

Clare Smyth                Office Manager

Lenna Wells                 Admin Assistant

Sue Burgess                 Admin Assistant

Tia Singh                     Business Admin Apprenticeship

Site & Premises Team

Jane Raggett                Area Premises Manager

Paul Durkan                 Site Supervisor

Michael Chambers       Site Supervisor