Our Team

With a highly qualified and experienced teaching staff, teaching assistants and support staff, both international and local, the BMIS team is a group of diverse and dedicated educators.

The Braeburn Group of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All applicants to Braeburn Schools undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers, criminal record, disclosure and barring service checks.

Leadership Team

Peter Barnard

Headteacher - Secondary/Administration

Ingrid Mwangi

Deputy Headteacher - Secondary

Tom Craven

Headteacher - Primary

Sarah Philips

Deputy Headteacher - Primary

Teaching Staff

  • Janet Akinyi - Teaching Assistant
  • Belinda Aluoch - Teaching Assistant
  • Evelyn Awili - KS1 Class Teacher, SENCO
  • Richard Awili - Religious Education Teacher, Boarding Parent & Learning Support
  • Marina Cavanagh - Head of Early Years
  • Maron Chebet - Swimming Teacher
  • Dorothy Chepchumba - Teaching Assistant
  • Rod Daniels - Head of Humanities, History & Sociology
  • Robert Dutton - Boys P.E.
  • Susan Fisher - KS2 Class Teacher, Science Coordinator
  • Grace Ghandi - Teaching Assistant
  • Nabiha Janoowalla - BTEC & Business Studies
  • Zainab Juzer - EYU Class Teacher
  • Juma Kalama - KS2 Class Teacher
  • Benard Kamana - KS1 Class Teacher
  • Stephen Kanja - Science & Chemistry
  • Vanessa Kemp - KS2 Class Teacher
  • Lauren Kenny - Head of P.E., Girls P.E.
  • Lillian Majuma - Head of Music
  • Rachel Maleche - History, Sociology & Psychology Teacher
  • Alice McClelland - English Language/Literature & History
  • Laetitia Mkok - Head of Languages, KS5 Coordinator, English and Literature
  • Hesborne Mosoti - Art and Design Teacher
  • Joan Muchiri - Teaching Assistant
  • Grace Nyaga - EYU Class Teacher
  • Nelly Ochieng - Teaching Assistant
  • Marylyne Odwar - Teaching Assistant
  • Sylvia Oira - French Teacher
  • Violaine Oloo - Geography, Travel & Tourism Teacher
  • Cornelius Ondieki - Subject Teacher, Learning Support
  • Rose Opiyo - EYU Class Teacher
  • Radhia Rajab - Teaching Assistant
  • Tracey Russell - KS2 Class Teacher, KS2 & Humanities Coordinator
  • Emily Salano - Mathematics Teacher and Boarding Parent
  • Rachel Simon - Kiswahili Teacher
  • Stephen Took - Head of ICT
  • Samantha Upton - KS1 Class Teacher, Maths Coordinator
  • James Wainaina - Physics & Science Teacher
  • Peter Warui - Teaching Assistant
  • Keeley Wilson - Head of Science, KS4 Coordinator, Science & Biology
  • Christy Wood - Head of Mathematics