St James Senior Girls’ School Welcomes New Deputy Headteacher for September 2024
April 8, 2024

St James Senior Girls’ School Welcomes New Deputy Headteacher for September 2024

We are delighted to announce that following a highly competitive two-day recruitment process, we have appointed Mr Paul Reeves as Deputy Headteacher from September 2024. 

Paul will join St James Senior Girls’ School from Surbiton High School, one of the largest single-sex girls’ schools in the country, where he is currently Assistant Principal with specific responsibility for Learning and Teaching. 

With an impressive career including 10 years as an HR and Organisational Design Consultant and over 18 years in education, Paul Reeves brings a wealth of expertise to the St James Schools’ community. 

Paul is particularly well placed to lead the next phase of St James Senior Girls’ School’s exciting Digital Transformation programme, having previously been responsible for Digital Strategy at Ernest Bevin College. Holding a NPQH and MA in Educational Leadership and Innovation, his varied career journey also includes experience as a professional football coach in the United States. 

“We are very much looking forward to welcoming Paul,” Emma Bell, Headteacher at St James Senior Girls’ School.

“His extensive experience, coupled with his passion for creating the right environment for learning, leading to educational excellence, make him a valuable addition to our leadership team. We look forward to his contributions in advancing our school’s mission and fostering a holistic learning environment for our pupils.” 

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Paul as he joins the St James community.