ISCT teachers and staff are dedicated to creating a safe space in support of your child’s holistic development. We work together towards a common goal: to spark success in every student. We’re particular about who we invite into our family. That’s why we make sure that each staff member is aligned with our values. 


All ISCT staff undergo regular development and training in order to keep up with the ever-changing trends and developments in education.


David Hunter – Principal
Katherine Reed – Deputy Principal
Katherine Bennet – Director of Studies / Head of Key Stage 4 & 5 
Paul Moore – Director of Student Affairs
Adi Daniel – Head of Key Stage 1
Sheila Neethling – Head of Key Stage 2
Phillip James – Head of Key Stage 3
Jacques Groenewald – Business Manager


Debbie Crawford – Nursery Teacher
Alexandra Smith – Reception Teacher
Rouxné Vlok – Reception Teacher
Derryn Willis – Year 1 Teacher
Robyn Adams – Year 1 Teacher
Chloë Liebenberg- Year 2 Teacher
Gouwah Waggie – Year 2 Co – Teacher
Bronwen de Roo – Year 3 Teacher
Catherine Hanbury – Year 3 Teacher
Sipho Maphosa – Year 4 Teacher
Georgina Douglas – Year 4 Teacher
Renachia Armino – Year 5 Teacher
Nicola Engel – Year 5 Teacher
Rene Fahrenfort – Year 6 Teacher
Peter Greenwood – Year 6 Teacher
Jaqueline Hurwitz – KS2 Learning Support
Ansia Moodley – Key Stage 1 and 2 Learning Support
Margarida Papell Conill – KS2 Spanish Teacher
Lana Julius – KS2 Assistant Teacher and Aftercare Supervisor 
Lynette Martin – KS2 Classroom Assistant
Chanté Williams – Struben House Assistant Teacher
Zaakirah Bawa – Struben House Assistant Teacher
Darlene Sonnenberg – Struben House Teacher Assistant and Aftercare Supervisor
Noloyiso Sokani – Struben House Assistant Teacher and Aftercare Supervisor
Kelsey Leendertz – Struben House Assistant Teacher
Tarryn Quinn – Struben House Assistant Teacher
Abbegale Valayudam – Struben House Assistant Teacher



Illona Simons – Part-time PE Teacher & Sport Co-ordinator
Ronwin Williams – PT Assistant Sports Coordinator


Mathematics and Sciences

Ernest Manhenga – Head of Science, Physics, Exams Officer
Edward Munyarari – Chemistry Teacher
Margaux Rat – Biology Teacher
Patricia Doyle – Physics, General Science and Mathematics
Rob Tait – Mathematics, Science, ICT, and D&T Teacher
Charmaine Butler Gates – Mathematics Teacher
Kerrin Kolesky – KS3 Science and KS3 Co-ordinator
Grant Hillebrand – Computer Science Teacher
Khuselo Jadezweni – High School Math Teacher, STEAM coordinator, Lab Assistant
Annize de Villiers – Mathematics Teacher


Katherine Bennet – Head of English, English Language Teacher
Julia Janssens – English Language and Literature Teacher
Terry Nicholas – English Language and Literature Teacher
Carline Janse Van Rensburg – Afrikaans Teacher
Theresa Smith – Part-time Afrikaans Teacher
Ceri Baron – Part-time English Literature Teacher

Modern Foreign Languages

Emma Bentley – Spanish Teacher
Margarida Papell-Conill – Spanish Teacher
Donatella du Plessis – French and Eng Literature teacher
Harriet Carivalis – Part-time French Teacher
Sebastien Mary – Part-time French Teacher

Arts and Humanities

Jody Engelbrecht – Head of Music
Amnei Steyn – Part-time Music Teacher
Lisa Sutton – Art Teacher
Fanie Buys – Art, Design and Technology Teacher
Thakirah Edwards – Drama & ICT Teacher
Phillip James – History Teacher
David Hunter – History Teacher
Marc Henry – Geography, History, PSHE Teacher
Symon Hlophe – PT History & Geography Teacher
Paul Moore – Business Studies Teacher
Sarah Everett – PSHE & Student Support Teacher


Admire Gwanzura – IT Manager
Bronwyn Ralph – Admissions & Marketing
Daphne Gengayan – Librarian
Melita Poplett – School Administrator & Principal’s PA
Monique Williams – Bookkeeper
Cikizwa Njana – Struben House Receptionist
Nicole Langtry – School Administrator
Vuyelwa Funani – Woodland Heights Receptionist
Andries Koester – Woodland Heights Maintenance
Cedric Kay – Struben House Estate Manager and Driver
Dumisani Mavume – Security Guard
Liso Mangaliso – A/H Security Guard
Mcebisi Menye – Estate Manager
Mongezi Zozo – Gardener
Charmaine Abrahams – Woodland Heights Housekeeper
Jehaan Matthews – Woodland Heights Housekeeping Supervisor
Michelle De Kock – Struben House Housekeeper
Nadia Dean – Struben House Housekeeper
Noleen O’Neill – Woodland Heights Housekeeper
Nolufefe Magini – Woodland Heights Housekeeper
Verdi Jason – Woodland Heights Housekeeper
Mziwoxolo Mqulo – Security Guard
Phumzile Bonani – A/h Security Guard
Leonard Demas – Driver
Wesley Lindsay – Struben House Maintenance