Following the appointment of Lorraine Atkins as Principal earlier this year, we are delighted to announce a number of further appointments to the senior team at the College.

Michael Colville has joined Padworth as Director of Studies.  Mike has more than 13 years of experience in boarding and day schools in teaching and pastoral roles in the UK, China, Spain and the UAE.  Prior to joining Padworth, Mike was Head of Science at Oxford International College in Chengdu, China.

Lisa Palmer has recently been appointed Director of Marketing and Admissions.  Lisa has over 7 years experience in admissions, marketing and external relations in the boarding schools sector, having previously been Director of Marketing and Admissions at Taunton School from 2016 to 2019 and Head of International Marketing and Admissions from 2015 to 2016.

Amanda Snow has joined Padworth as Assistant Bursar, bringing with her over 15 years of experience in the independent schools sector, including extensive experience in financial and estates management.

Lorraine, Mike, Lisa and Amanda will be part of the College’s Senior Leadership Team, alongside the two Directors/Proprietors, Charlie Freer and Mark Jeynes.