WHS NON-TEACHING STAFF

This will never be complete, but it seems to me to be worth updating when possible.
The school could not have functioned without them and many bring back dear memories.

WHS NON-TEACHING STAFF - Pls send me names & corrections ...
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WHO   ROLE FROM TO SERVICE  
DIED
NOTES
Simon Rutt   Housemaster Hansons
?
      left to do degree at Trent Polytechnic
Len Lewis    
?
      groundsmen & heating staff whose contracts were extended so they could look after estate until new owners took over
Bob Taylor    
?
     
Brian Crack    
?
91?
     
Eric Amner    
?
91?
     
Ms Dawn Adams Trevor Adams' daughter
?/?
?/?
Trevor Adams' daughter & ex-wife of Blair James
Mr Don Adams (Elvis Impressionist!)
/
?/88
Ms Linda Adams "Head of Care"
9/82
7/88
wife of Trevor & mother of Dawn
Mr Trevor Adams
9/82
7/90
school caretaker as well as a House parent in the old Johnstons house from approx 84 until the school closed.
Mr Jean Allen Sister in Sick Bay
1/73
?/?
Mr Harry Amy
?/?
?/?
Ms Julie Armitt
?/?
?/?
Miss Angela Bailey Mr Mrs Bailey's daughter
9/60
7/74
14 years attended IHS - played piano - later obtained an M.B.A. and worked for a charity
Mrs G. H. Bailey Head's wife
Asst. Mtron Corners ?
9/60
12/73
She gave the 6th form dance lessons in the gym once - a really lovely and classy lady.
Ms Peggy Bailey
9/76
?/?
1976
Miss ? Birrell UNKNOWN
?/?
?/?
married Mr Davies in 1956
Lt Col ? Bland
?/?
?/?
Mr Alfred Bloomfield
?/47
?/77
30 years
Ms Frankie Bristow-Jones   Corners House
1/74
?/?
Mr Ken Bullard
?/47
?/85
30 years yes
Rev. Bullen
?/?
?/?
Ms Aureole Burney
?/?
?/?
Mrs M. Burt
9/68
7/69
1 year
Mrs ? Butler
9/68
7/76
8 years 1976 succeeded by Peggy Bailey
Ms Pippa Carter
?/?
?/?
Mrs Irene Chaplin Chairwoman
?/?
?/?
yes
Rev. Rev. Brian Chapman   Divinity
9/56
7/61
5 years 21/12/1961

Mr ? Chilton Brian Mann took over when Mr Chilton left.
9/56
8/66
10 years
  Ms Aileen Clark Corners
9/56
7/73
17 years 1973
  Ms Cynthia Clark
?/?
?/?
  Mr Francis J. Clark
?/?
?/?

Ms Annette F Clarke

 

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Orwell
9/57
?/83
July 2001
Mr John D. L. Cliff
?/?
?/?
Mr Norman Cockayne
9/66
7/79
13 years
Ms Sister Cocks
9/68
7/69
1 year
Mrs ? Cotthill Headmaster's Secretary
?/62
7/64
18 months 18 months - succeeded by Miss Green
Mr Algy Crack
9/61
7/76
15 years 1976
Ms Jill Cuff
?/81
?/82
Mr B Davies ?
?/?
12/56
was at Corners in Autumn 65 - married Miss Birrell
Mr ? Dawdry
?/74
7/76
2.5 years
Ms Julia Dent
?/?
7/90
She went on to be the librarian at Northgate (where Tim Salmon went) and also sang inBarry Salmon's choir the "Gyppeswyk singers"
Ms Marion Dobie Hansons
9/65
?/?
May 2015
Ms Pamela Dobie Halls
1/73
7/82?
? years 1973 12/15

married Malcolm Poole

 

Mr ? Drane   Catering Manager
9/71
?/?
Mr Mr Duffin
10/69
?/?
Ms Heather J Duthie
9/62
7/63
1 year left to become Bursar at St Hugh's College, Oxford
Ms Elizabeth Elborne
?/?
?/?
Mr Haydn Evans
?/?
?/?
I G Evans' son?
Miss E Ferguson
?/58
7/62
3.5 years married Dr Hassell-Smith
Ms Alma Ferrier Assistant Bursar
2/70
9/71
5 terms during Miss Kynaston-Shaw's illness
Mr Andy Freeman
?/?
?/?
Mr John Freeman
?/?
?/?
Mr A. Fuller
?/?
7/69
? V. I. Gaster
?/?
?/?
Ms Jane Gibson
9/71
12/73
7 terms
Mr John Gibson gardener
10/73
1/77
1976 Jan 77 died Jan 77 after long illness
Ms Myra D. Godwin Sister in SB
10/65
7/70
5 years succeeded Sister Hamon
Mr R. J. Goodman
?/?
?/?
Mr ? Gordon-Cummings   Corners
9/57
?/?
Miss Judy Green
9/64
7/68
4 years     9/1968 to 7/1969 away working for U.N. in Vienna
Miss ? Gregory Halls
9/54
?/?
Mrs ? Griffin Hansons
9/60
12/64
4 years
Miss K M Hammond
?/59
?/61
Ms Kay Hamon
9/56
12/65
9 years +1 retired to Jersey
Mrs ? Harrold or Sister?
9/71
?/75
1975
Gerry Howard
9/80
?/?
 

Mr Howard - both he and his wife taught violin and cello to 80’s intake as ILEA’s compulsory music experiment

dress sense? home-made clothes, patches on elbows, flares - and his wife had skirts made out of old curtains

PS Tim Salmon is still in touch with Jenny through Facebook .....

Ms Susie Howard
9/75
7/90
1975
  Mrs Lulu Hume
?/?
7/70
  Mrs ? Hunt Ma Johnstons
9/55
7/60
5 years left to become warden of a Diocesan retreat near Haywads hea
  Mrs Felicity Hutton Patrick's wife
?/?
?/?
Miss Joy Kynaston-Shaw  
9/62
?/?
yes Miss Kynaston-Shaw’s forename was Joy. She was a stalwart of school drama productions as well as being the owner of two particularly unpleasant Pekingese dogs.
  Rev. F Lambert
?/?
9/56
  Miss C. Lee
9/69
?/?
  Mr Len Lewis
?/?
?/?
  Ms Jill Liverton
9/70
3/71
2 terms
  Miss ? Lockyer
?/?
?/?
  Mr ? Lorimer Berners
9/58
?/?
short stay - was he a teacher?
  Mr J. E. MacColl
?/?
?/?
  Mrs UNKNOWN MacLennan   Johnstons
9/69
7/75
6 years
Mrs F. A. Malden Johnstons
9/61
7/69
8 years succeeded Mrs Rowland
  Miss J Malley Halls
?/?
7/59
  Lt.Col Estrange Malone
?/?
?/?
Mr Brian Mann

Assistant Bursar 63-70

Bursar later, certainly
from 79-84

9/70

79
?/?

84
dates uncertain
  Mrs ? Matthews Johnstons
9/51
?/?
5 years

Mr J. E. Matthews

 

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?/51
?/55
5 years
Mrs ? Mayes Berners
9/58
?/?
part time
Mr Richard Mayes Dickie cricket
?/?
?/?
yes
  Miss ? McNeil Orwell
?/57
7/60
2 years +2
  Miss J. Meeds
5/66
?/?
  Mrs Liz Merriman
?/?
7/70
  Ms Nadege Michaux
?/?
?/?
  Mrs Irene Mornington
?/?
?/?
  Ms Sister Morris
9/67
7/68
1 year
  Mrs ? Morter
9/63
12/64
4 terms
  ? UNKNOWN Munro-Cape  
?/?
?/?
  Mrs UNKNOWN Newman-Saunders    
9/69
?/?
  Mrs ? Nichols Hansons
1/76
?/?
1976
  Mrs UNKNOWN O'Leary  
7/76
/89
14 yrs
  Mr Geoffrey Paul
?/?
?/?
Ms Rosemary Peacock
9/71
8/75
4 years married name Koch-Osborne
Mr Arthur Podd or stoker?
9/54
1/76
21.5 years 1976
  Madeleine Price      
Ms Madeleine Ranger
?/?
?/?
Miss M. C. Reade
?/?
?/?
Mr UNKNOWN Ridout
9/46
8/68
22 years
Mr Frank Robinson "Chippy"
9/47
?/?
30 years
Mrs Rowland Matron Johnstons
9/60
7/61
1 year 28/02/1964 succeeded Mrs Hunt
Ms Helju Sadler
?/66
?/90
Peter Sadler's daughter
Ms Mirta Sadler School Librarian
?/?
?/?
Mr Tim Sands
?/?
?/?
Mr ? Scott Head Gardener
?/?
8/71
Mr J. B. Scott
9/64
4/66
5 terms
? UNKNOWN Scratton
?/?
?/?
Ms Janet Seel
?/?
?/?
Mrs Marjorie Shakeshaft (nee Ager)   Matron Berners
9/58
7/70
12 years 27/1/2019
Mr David Sillett Sailing
?/?
?/89
Feb 2002
Ms Frances Smith
10/67
7/74
7 years In March 1973 married a Mr Vincent - replaced by Deanna Thurston
Ms Glenys Talbot
4/66
7/67
4 terms
Ms Deanna Thurston
9/74
7/89
Canon Richard Utten Todd  
9/60
7/61
1 year 21/12/61
Ms Juliette UNKNOWN Assistant School Secretary
9/87
7/90
3 years
Ms Frances Vincent
4/73
7/74
4 terms
Sister Miss Watson
9/60
7/63
3 years

Ms Rosa Weekes

 

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dinner-lady (AND counseller!) Orwell
?/62
?/82
20 years
YES
Mrs "Molly" Wells Asst. Domestic Bursar
2/70
?/?
Miss Lyn Whyte
9/68
7/69
1 year
Sister E. C. Williams
?/?
?/?

Commander G. Wiseman

 

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Jock
9/50
3/66
19 years 3/66 yes
Mr B. Woolford
?/9
?/?
Miss F. Wright
?/?
?/?