Our People

Primary School Teachers

Click on the email to contact the teacher and on the name for full qualifications and CPE registration.
All our teachers are employed on a full-­time basis unless otherwise stated.

Paul Beach
Head of Primary School
BSc (Brunel), PGCE (Roehampton Institute, London), NPQH (NCSL)
beach.p@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics & Statistics with Management - Brunel University, National Professional Qualification of Headship (National College of School Leadership)
Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Primary) - Roehampton Institute, London








Full CPE Course Registration
 

Courses and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Language Arts, Mathematics and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Language Arts, Mathematics and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Language Arts, Mathematics and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Language Arts, Mathematics and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Language Arts, Mathematics and Unit of Inquiry
 

Justin Potter
Deputy Head of Primary School, PYP Coordinator & Year 4 Class Teacher
BSc (Hons) (Queen Mary's, London, UK), PGCE (Goldsmiths, London, UK)
potter.j@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Secondary) - Goldsmith College, University of London, UK
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Environmental Science - Queen Mary's, University of London, UK







Full CPE Course Registration
 

Courses and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

Andy Jefferson
Learning Area Leader: Languages other than English
BA (Hons) (Sheffield, UK), PGDPSE (Open), PGCE (Sheffield, UK)
jefferson.a@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages (Hons) - University of Sheffield
Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Studies - Open University
Postgraduate Certificate in Education - University of Sheffield






Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Unit of Inquiry

English National Curriculum - Year 7: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Spanish

English National Curriculum - Year 8: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Spanish

English National Curriculum - Year 9: French - Additional Language, French - First Language and Spanish

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: French (Foreign Language)

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: French (Foreign Language)

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: French B and Spanish ab initio

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: French B and Spanish ab initio
 


Iswari Kunalan
Nursery Class Teacher
BEd (Hons) ECE (UniSA)
kunalan.i@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education (Hons) - University of South Australia




Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts
 


Lisa Cheyne
Nursery Class Teacher
BA (Hons) (Sunderland, UK), PGCE (Northumbria, UK)
cheyne.l@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Professional Graduate Certificate in Education in Early Years Education - University of Northumbria at Newcastle
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English with Philosophy - University of Sunderland








Full CPE Course Registration
 

Courses and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts
 
 

Michelle Lim
Kindergarten Class Teacher
BECS (Melbourne, Aus), MA (New England, Aus)
lim.m@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics - The University of New England
Bachelor of Early Childhood Studies - The University of Melbourne






Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts
 


Lyn Hart
Kindergarten Class Teacher
BEd (Griffith University, Queensland, Aus), Dip CC (TAFE College, Queensland, Aus)
hart.l@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Diploma of Child Care and Education - TAFE College, Queensland
Bachelor of Education - Griffith University, Queensland





Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts
 


Victoria Hehir
Phase Leader & Kindergarten Class Teacher
BA (Oxford Brookes, UK)
hehir.v@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Arts - Oxford Brookes University




Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts


Suzy Garlick
Year 1 Class Teacher
BA (The University of Auckland, NZ), GD (Auckland College of Education, NZ)
garlick.s@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Graduate Diploma of Teaching





Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts
 


Susan Sanderson (Part-time)
Year 1 Class Teacher
MEd (Birmingham.UK), BSc (Hons) (Lancaster, UK)
sanderson.s@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Master of Education Bilingualism in Education - University of Birmingham
Bachelor of Science Biological Sciences with Biomedicine (Hons) - Lancaster University






Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE), Language Arts, Mathematics, Music, Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts