BAISIS Chairman Caroline Nixon steps down as Principal at Taunton School International in September to take up a new post as International Recruitment Director for Taunton School. Caroline’s new, part time role, will give her more time to devote to BAISIS and she is looking forward to her planned programme of UK school visits next year to spread the BAISIS message. Her current deputy, Adrian Hallworth, takes over as Principal.
Sarah Bellotti leaves King’s Ely International where she has been Director since 2007 to become the founding Head of Mount Mill Hill, a brand new international study centre in London owned by Mill Hill School. Mount Mill Hill opens in 2015 and Sarah says she is looking forward enormously to the challenge of this exciting new venture.
Mark Eagers has been appointed as Principal of Cambridge Tutors College, London. Mark has worked in a variety of UK schools and was previously Head of the highly successful Box Hill School. Earlier, he worked overseas at the United World College in Singapore where he was Head of History, and has become an expert in education with an international focus. Mark takes over from Mario Di Clemente who becomes Principal of CATS London.
Jenny Smith, Head of EAL at New Hall School, retires in July and is succeeded by Caroline Edmunds, who currently teaches EAL at St Edmunds College, Ware.