Meet The Staff

An Exceptional Education

Whatever our pupils aspire to be, we are here to support them and help them to achieve their own personal best.

At Kent College we are proud to offer an individualised approach to learning, provide exemplary pastoral care and inspirational teaching from across a wide variety of subjects.

A small group of 5 pupils at a desk

Heads

Photo of Dr David Lamper, Executive Head
Dr David Lamper
Photo of Mr Phil Wise, Head of Senior School
Mr Phil Wise
Photo of Mr Graham Letley, Deputy Head
Mr Graham Letley

Senior Leadership Team

Photo of Mr Chris Joy, Head of Boarding
Mr Chris Joy
Photo of Mrs Janet Glass, Learning Strategies Coordinator & Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mrs Janet Glass
Photo of Mrs Andrea Warden, Admissions and Marketing Director
Mrs Andrea Warden
Photo of Miss Josephine Velthoven, Head of the International Study Centre
Miss Josephine Velthoven

Year Heads

Photo of Mrs Claire Balsdon, Head of Sixth form (Years 12 & 13)
Mrs Claire Balsdon
Photo of Mr Tim Phillips, Assistant Head of Sixth form & Head of Year 12
Mr Tim Phillips
Photo of Mrs Sarah Taylor, Head of Middle School (Years 10 & 11) & Head of Year 10
Mrs Sarah Taylor
Photo of Mrs Tracy Watton, Assistant Head of Middle School & Head of Year 11
Mrs Tracy Watton
Photo of Mr Jeremy Smith, Head of Lower School and Head of Year 9
Mr Jeremy Smith
Photo of Mr Matthew Swaffer, Head of Year 8
Mr Matthew Swaffer
Photo of Mrs Kate Jain, Head of Year 7
Mrs Kate Jain

Boarding Staff

Photo of Mr Alan Bickerstaff, House Parent for Elfick House
Mr Alan Bickerstaff
Photo of Mr Darren Scott, House Parent for Gamon House
Mr Darren Scott
Photo of Mr Simon James, House Parent for Guilford House
Mr Simon James
Photo of Mrs Bev Pocock, House Parent for Austen House
Mrs Bev Pocock
Photo of Ms Elaine Jameson, House Parent for Wesley House
Ms Elaine Jameson

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