Governors

The Twyford CofE Academies Trust is governed by a Board of Directors which is made up of Church of England representatives, the chairs of school governing bodies, elected staff representatives, elected parent representatives and the Executive Head Teacher. The Directors appoint people who are locally based to serve on the Local Governing Body for each School in the Trust.

The Ealing Fields Governing Body is made up of local Church of England representatives, elected staff representatives, elected parent representatives, co-opted Governors, a Directors' representative and the Associate Head Teacher. Currently the Chair of the Local Governing Body is Rev'd Christopher Ramsay, the Bishop's Representative.

Further information about the Governing Body can be found on the Governance page.


Senior Leadership Team

Dame Alice Hudson

Executive Head Teacher

Executive Head Teacher of Twyford CofE Academies Trust since 2012, having previously been Head Teacher at Twyford CofE High School since 2002. She joined Twyford in 2000 as Deputy Head Teacher then progressed to Acting Headteacher. Prior to Twyford CofE High School she was Deputy Head Teacher at Brentside High School, and previous to that she taught at Central Foundation Boys’ School in Islington and Maria Fidelis School in Euston. Alice was educated at Slough Girls’ High School, Leighton Park School and St Hilda’s Oxford where she read English.

M Bedford

Associate Headteacher

Mark graduated from Trinity College, Oxford with a History degree before training as a History teacher in south London. He was appointed as a History teacher at Twyford CofE High School in 2008 and was also a Head of Year for 4 years before being appointed to Assistant Head Teacher at William Perkin CofE High School in 2013. From September 2015, he was Deputy Head Teacher at William Perkin before taking up the role of Associate Headteacher at Ealing Fields in 2018.

J Trewin

Deputy Headteacher

Ms Trewin joined Ealing Fields in September 2017 as Deputy Headteacher. She qualified as an English Teacher in 2002 and was Head of 6th Form at a school in Hillingdon before joining the Twyford Trust as the first Head of the Ealing Teaching School Alliance in 2013. Under her leadership ETSA has rapidly become established as the leading body for training, developing and supporting teachers in the borough.

L Santos

Assistant Headteacher - Pastoral Lead

Mr Santos joined the school in September 2017 as Head of Lower School, overseeing pastoral and behaviour systems. He qualified as a teacher in 2012 and joined the Twyford Trust as a Science teacher at William Perkin School in 2014. From 2015 Mr Santos was Head of Year and played an important role in developing the School to the point where it was graded outstanding by Ofsted. His passion at Ealing Fields extends beyond teaching Science to also instilling brilliant learning habits in all the students so that they can be successful in whatever they pursue beyond school. Outside of school Mr Santos helps to run a youth charity organisation by arranging Summer sports camps, dance classes and cultural youth activities within his local community.

K Woodham

Assistant Headteacher - Head of KS3

Mr Woodham joined Ealing Fields High School in September 2016 as Head of Mathematics. During his time at Ealing Fields he has taken on whole-school responsibilities for overseeing our Curriculum and Assessment systems. He is now an Assistant Headteacher and will oversee all of Key Stage 3, both their academic progress and their personal progression. He is passionate about ensuring our students achieve well academically but also sample our wider ranging extra-curricular offer in order to broaden their horizons and flourish as individuals within our Ealing Fields Community.

P Deacon

Assistant Headteacher - SMSC and Wider Learning

Ms Deacon graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Theology and Religious Studies before gaining experience in the Civil Service and other public sector roles. She qualified as an RE teacher in 2015 and became Head of RE at a school in Hillingdon before joining Ealing Fields as Head of RE and SMSC in 2018. During her time at Ealing Fields, she has shared her passion for deep philosophical thinking by developing the Ethics curriculum in the lower school and she has now taken on the role of Assistant Headteacher for SMSC and Wider Learning.

James Salter

Head of Inclusion and SEN

Graduated from Oxford with a History degree and trained as a History teacher at the Institute of Education in London. James was part of the launch team at William Perkin CofE High School, working there as a Humanities teacher and Inclusion Lead for five years. James joined Ealing Fields in 2018 as the Head of Inclusion and has subsequently qualified to become the SENCO. His current role is as a member of the wider SLT as the Head of Inclusion and SEN, and a member of the safeguarding team.

Other Key Staff

Mr A Kochhar Head of Maths and Trainee Induction Coordinator/Wider SLT
Mr E Clifton Head of English Whole School Literacy/Wider SLT – Literacy
Miss L Edwards Head of Year 7/Wider SLT – Transition
Mrs S Gallagher Head of Science/Wider SLT - Exams coordinator
Mrs A Jones Head of Languages
Mr R Coombes Head of History
Miss K Alyas KS3 RE Lead
Miss R McCaffrey Subject Lead of Geography
Mr M Tootell Head of PE
Ms M Swaby Subject Lead of Computing
Miss F Glanfield Subject Lead of Music
Miss R Pennells Head of Art
Mrs N Awa SEN & EAl Lead/Academic Mentor
Mrs J Eustace Head of year 8
Mr J Coussins Acting Head of Year 8
Miss L Bellfield Head of Year 9
Miss A James Head of Year 10
Dr I Lawson Head of Year 11
Mr J Gilvear Acting Head of Year 11
Revd David Brammer Trust Chaplain
Mr R Massey Trust Head of Data & Assessment
Mr R Lane Trust Director of Finance and Operations
Ms I Zalewska / Ms S Soni Trust HR Manager
Mrs F McGonigal Trust Head of Specialist Music College
Miss S Moody Trust Head of Specialist Languages College

Administrative Staff

Mrs V Drake Head Clerk to the Directors and Governing Bodies
Ms C Mann Executive Assistant to Dame Alice Hudson
Mr I Reidy Site Manager
Mrs L Mitchell Administration and Communications Manager
Mrs S Sandhu Welfare Administrator

To contact a member of staff, please see our Contact Us page.