Governors & Staff

A team of highly qualified and experienced teachers operate as a Senior Management Team to oversee the organisation of the Infant & Junior School, Senior School and Sixth Form as a whole.

Meet our highly experienced and dedicated team

Mrs Christine Cunniffe is our School Principal and the Senior Management Team is led by Mr Ian Mullins, Director of Education for the school’s founding body, the Licensed Trade Charity.

A team of over 180 teaching and support staff work throughout all departments to care for the educational, physical and social well-being of all our pupils.

Our specialist teams of academic staff hold a subject specific Bachelor’s degree, if not Master’s degree or PHD and all have QTS where appropriate.

Strategic Leadership and Management Team

The Strategic Leadership and Management Team comprises the School Principal, Vice Principal, Head of Infant & Junior School and Director of Admissions and Business Development,  supported by the Senior Management Team which comprises six Assistant Heads.

The Assistant Heads are supported by the Heads of Department on the academic side and Housemasters/Housemistresses on the pastoral side.

Chairman of Governing Body Anita Adams
Director of Education Ian Mullins
Principal Christine Cunniffe
Head of Infant & Junior School Rachael Cox

Vice Principal and Assistant Heads

Vice Principal/Director of Studies Bryan Padrick
Assistant Head (Academic Development & Curricular & Assessment) Sarah Catlin and Sharon Petrault
Assistant Head – Co curricular & Compliance Laura Collins
Assistant Head – Well-being James Curtis-Nye
Assistant Head – Sixth Form & Media Jenny Westwood
Assistant Head – Boarding Bradley Hunt


Full Staff List January 2021


Registered office of the Licensed Trade Charity, LVS Ascot’s proprietor:
London Road, Ascot
Berkshire, SL5 8DR

Telephone: +44 (0)1344 882 770

Anita Adams holds the position of Chair of our governing body. Mrs Adams may be contacted c/o:

LVS Ascot
London Road, Ascot
Berkshire, SL5 8DR


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