Our People

Primary School Teachers

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All our teachers are employed on a full-­time basis unless otherwise stated.

Stephanie Hughes
EOTC Coordinator & Specialist Teacher: Health & Physical Education
BA (Hons) (Winchester, UK), Dip Dance Studies (Laban Centre, UK), PGCE (De Montfort, UK)
hughes.s@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor Of Arts (Hons) - King Alfred's College, Winchester, UK
Diploma in Dance Studies - Laban Centre, London, UK
Postgraduate Certificate in Education - De Montfort University, UK








Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Health and Physical Education (HPE)

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Physical Education

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Physical Education

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Sports, Exercise & Health Science and Sports, Exercise & Health Science HL

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Sports, Exercise & Health Science and Sports, Exercise & Health Science HL


Joanna Calvert
Subject Leader: Music
BMusEd (Auckland, NZ), ADipLCM (West London, UK), DipLCM (Thames Valley, UK)
calvert.j@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Music Education - University of Auckland Associate Diploma of the London College of Music in Pianoforte Performance - University of West London
Diploma of the London College of Music in Pianoforte Teaching - Thames Valley University








Full CPE Course Registration
 

Courses and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Music and Unit of Inquiry

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Music

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Music SL and HL

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Music SL and HL

Andrew Fordham
Specialist Teacher: Music
BA (Hons) (East Anglia, UK), PGCE (Cambridge, UK)
fordham.a@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) - University of East Anglia
PGCE Secondary - University of Cambridge





Full CPE Course Registration
 

Courses and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Music and Unit of Inquiry

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Music

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Music SL and HL

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Music SL and HL

Marilyn Dillon
Specialist Teacher: Music
BEd (Otago, NZ), ATCL (TCM, UK), DipTchg (Otago, NZ)
dillon.m@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Education - University of Otago
Singing (ATCL) - Trinity College of Music
Diploma of Teaching - New Zealand Department of Education





Full CPE Course Registration
 

Courses and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Music and Unit of Inquiry

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Music

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Music SL and HL

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Music SL and HL

Linda Roberts
Specialist Teacher: Music
MA (Sheffield, UK), BMus (Rhodes, SA), DipSM (Rhodes,SA)
roberts.l@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Master of Arts in Psychology of Music - Sheffield University
Bachelor of Music - Rhodes University
Diploma of School Music - Rhodes University




Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Music and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Music and Unit of Inquiry

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Music

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Music

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Music

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Music SL and HL

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Music SL and HL


Susan Macintosh
Teacher Librarian
MLIS (Dalhousie, Can), BA (Simon Fraser, Can), TC (Simon Fraser, Can)
macintosh.s@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Master of Library & Information Studies - Dalhousie University, Canada
Bachelor of Arts - Simon Fraser University, Canada
Teaching Certification - Simon Fraser University, Canada











Full CPE Course Registration

Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Language Arts and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Language Arts and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Language Arts and Unit of Inquiry

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

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

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

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

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

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Theory of Knowledge

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Theory of Knowledge

Monica Picard
Teacher Librarian
DipTESOL (UK)
picard.m@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages - London Teacher Training College





Full CPE Course Registration

Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Language Arts and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Language Arts and Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Language Arts and Unit of Inquiry

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

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

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

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

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

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Theory of Knowledge

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Theory of Knowledge

Edward Bailey
Digital Coach
BSc (Durham, UK), PGSE (Goldsmiths, UK)
bailey.e@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Science in Natural Science - University of Durham
Postgraduate Certificate in Education - Goldsmiths University of London





Full CPE Course Registration
 

Course and subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 3: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 4: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 5: Unit of Inquiry

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 6: Unit of Inquiry

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Digital Skills and Science

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Digital Skills and Science

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Digital Skills and Science

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Computer Science

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Computer Science

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Information Technology in a Global Society and Computer Science HL and SL

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Information Technology in a Global Society and Computer Science HL and SL

Aletia Aston-Soards
Subject Leader: Art
BA (University of the Arts, London, UK), PGCE (London, UK)
soards.a@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Bachelor of Arts - University of the Arts London
PGCE in Education - Institute of Education University of London




Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

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

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

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

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

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Art & Design

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Art & Design

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Art & Design

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 10: Art & Design

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) - Year 11: Art & Design

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 12: Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP) - Year 13: Visual Arts


Meher Verghese
Specialist Teacher: Art
MEd (Monash, Aus), BA (Madras, India), HDSM (NIIT, India), CIDTT (Cambridge, UK)
verghese.m@nexus.edu.sg


Full Qualifications
Masters in Education - Monash University 
Bachelor of Arts - University of Madras
Diploma for Teachers and Trainers - University of Cambridge
Honours Diploma in Systems Management - National Institute of Information Technology








Full CPE Course Registration


Course and Subject
International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Nursery: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Kindergarten: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 1: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP) - Year 2: Unit of Inquiry and Visual Arts

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

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

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

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

English National Curriculum - Year 7: Art & Design

English National Curriculum - Year 8: Art & Design

English National Curriculum - Year 9: Art & Design