Mr Craig Wardle has been appointed as the new Head of Benedict House from 1st January 2022. Mr Andrew Forbes, our current Head, will be stepping down at the end of this year (December 2021) and he will continue to work tirelessly for all the children in his charge until he leaves the school. Mr Wardle joins Benedict House from
Mr Andrew Hammond has been appointed as the new Head of Hall School Wimbledon from 1st January 2022. Mr Robert Bannon, our current Head, will be stepping down at the end of this year (December 2021) and he will continue to work tirelessly for all the children in his
Today is National Thank a Teacher Day, so we’d like to say a huge heartfelt THANK YOU, to all our incredible Heads, teachers, teaching assistants and support staff at Chatsworth Schools. Your continued hard work, resilience and commitment to the children throughout the past year, is truly awe-inspiring. More
The Chatsworth Nursery Heads’ had a fantastic day at Great Tew at their inaugural Nursery Head’s Day.  The day was spent focusing on effective leadership and management of a standalone nursery setting.    The inspirational Jane Sparrow led an afternoon session to support their mental health and well-being, which was
Chatsworth Schools are excited to announce two fantastic additions to our growing team! Introducing Justine Willmott as our Head of People. A former professional badminton player, national coach with leadership positions in Olympic and Paralympic Sports to name a few. A passion for human potential and helping people be
Riverston, now part of the Chatsworth Schools Group, appoints new senior leadership team with plans to expand provision  Riverston School, a co-educational independent school in South East London, has appointed Mr David A T Ward as Headteacher effective 1st September 2021 and Miss K’Dee Bernard as Director of SEN,
Inspired by Captain Tom, Chatsworth Schools is proud to support The Captain Tom Foundation by taking part in the Captain Tom 100.  Our Schools and Nurseries did an amazing job to help raise money for this worthwhile cause.  Some brilliant ideas, team work and happy children who rose to
Chatsworth Schools are delighted to announce the rebrand of three Oxfordshire nurseries.  The previously known Tiny Toes Day Nurseries and Pre-Schools Group located in Abingdon, Steventon and Wallingford have been rebranded to the Chatsworth Schools Duchess Nurseries brand.  They will now be called Duchess Nursery Abingdon, Duchess Nursery Steventon
Chatsworth schools are pleased to welcome Clemmie Stewart as our new Director of Learning and Teaching. Starting in September, we look forward to Clemmie joining the team and helping us to enable outstanding futures for all of our children within the Chatsworth family. She brings with her a wealth
Jo from Highfield Prep School, Maidenhead has been awarded this week’s Chatsworth Schools Unsung Hero Award.  We are am delighted to recognise the immeasurable contribution you make to the school community and the children in your care. Jo has been with the key worker girls from the start and
At the start of this term Valency from the Village Prep School was, as always, down to be helping the Lower School (Lower and Upper I) with their work as their Classroom Assistant. However, because of Covid factors, she was asked to come in and be assistant to the
Our Reception TA, Pilar Garea is just brilliant; she is the first in school each day and the kind of person that puts her hand  up for anything. She typifies the heart and soul of the school and the best colleague that you could wish for.  She doesn’t value her
Due to our continued growth and developments we are looking for a HEAD of PEOPLE Are you a people person? Do you have integrity and passion ? Are you resilient ? Do you get the giggles and have a great sense of humour? Are you ambitious? Are you kind
Matt is our site manager.  He is always around the school making sure that it is safe for us to learn and play.  Everyday, he comes in at the crack of dawn and makes sure that the building and grounds are free of dangers.  During COVID Matt has had
Everyone knows at Pattison College how hard Teresa works and how much she is involved in the many different operations of the School’s administration. However, when the Government decreed that Secondary schools must arrange tests for staff and pupils, Teresa came to the fore in shouldering the responsibility for
Robert Ferguson from Benedict House Prep School would like to honour the memory of Captain Sir Tom Moore by continuing his fantastic fundraising effort for the NHS. In these difficult times, Captain Sir Tom Moore showed great perseverance and courage. Just two of the values we hold dear at
The word ‘No’ does not exist in Nalini’s vocabulary!… Amongst her work as Marketing Manager at Hall School Wimbledon, she goes above and beyond to help every member of the school community in a variety of roles. Whether it be a parent seeking an answer to a query, a
Alison is our Pre-School teacher at Benedict House Prep School in Sidcup, Kent. Each Autumn Term she takes in children with a cast array of abilities from many differing backgrounds and turns them into little people. This year has been exceptionally challenging as the Pre-School children had missed six
Chatsworth Schools is pleased to announce the launch of a new school consultancy arm, Blenheim Schools. Chatsworth Schools is the first independent schools’ group to create a formal consultancy practice, responding to direct interest from schools across the UK. Blenheim Schools has been established to support and assist schools
Welcome to The Chatsworth Schools Challenge Each week Chatsworth Schools will be running a fun challenge where our pupils can participate and win a weekly prize. Challenges will be creative, musical, technical, sporty or something else…..?   This is a fun initiative that we hope will provide some added inspiration
Chatsworth Schools announced today the appointment of Mrs Sarah Hobby as the new Headteacher of Crown House Preparatory School in Buckinghamshire. Mrs Hobby recently completed the Chatsworth Schools Leadership Training Programme and is the first graduate of the course to become a Headteacher.   The Chatsworth Schools Leadership Training
On Sunday, 22nd November, Benedict House Preparatory School were ranked 14th nationally in the Sunday Times “Top Independent Schools” league table based on their Year 6 SATS scores. This is up from 33rd in 2019. This is a huge achievement and we are so proud of their success.
To be part of an amazing team which has, in such a short space of time, had real, tangible , positive impacting and across a growing family of schools is my truest honour . With over 300 members who , daily, go above and beyond – sprinkling fairy dust,
Chatsworth Schools is pleased to announce the acquisition of Tiny Toes Day Nurseries, three nurseries for 0-5 year olds located in Oxfordshire. Tiny Toes provide children with a family orientated, fun and safe environment where every child is nurtured and encouraged to achieve their full potential. Commenting on the
“What you do for yourself dies with you when you leave this world, what you do for others lives on forever”.               Sir Ken Robinson (1950-2020 ) In his honour we announce today, The Robinson Fellowship will be awarded in each of our
Happy New School Year! To all our Chatsworth families, our children and our staff, we not only welcome you back but wish you the best of years ahead.
In the midst of a global crisis, Chatsworth Schools wanted to inspire its children to think big and dream big, so they partnered with the award-winning education company 7billionideas to launch a competition called #ChatsworthIDEAS2020. In the first week of home schooling, pupils in Years 3-6, across all Chatsworth
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