ed-baker

Mr. Ed Baker

Key Stage 1 Coordinator

  • B.Sc. Sociology, University of Southampton, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education in Primary Education, City of Birmingham University, UK
  • 7 years of teaching experience in UK (3 years), Qatar (2 years) and HIS (2 years including being Head of Year 6 and Primary Homeroom Teacher)
Year 1
colette-irvine

Ms. Colette Irvine

Head of Year 1, Year 1 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Ed (Hons) Primary Education, University of Dundee, Scotland
  • 10 years of primary school teaching, primary school leadership roles and in special projects involving phonics awareness and school development.
mellissa-nonis

Ms. Mellissa Nonis

Year 1 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Psychology, HELP University, Malaysia
  • Currently pursuing postgraduate programme in education
  • 6 years of primary school teaching experience in private and international schools
dora-lowe

Ms. Dora Lowe

Year 1 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.C. Accountancy, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
  • Dip. Teaching in Early Childhood, NZ College of Early Childhood Education
  • Over 10 years of teaching experience in New Zealand and Malaysia
dearbhail-tobin-stewart

Ms. Dearbhail Tobin-Stewart

Year 1 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Early Childhood Studies, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland
  • M.A. Child, Family and Community Studies, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
  • Currently studying for the CACHE Level 3 Award in supporting teaching and learning
  • 8 years of teaching experience
Year 2
zoe-zarrabi

Ms. Zoe Zarrabi
Head of Year 2, Year 2 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Ed. Education for 0–8 years old, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
  • B.A. Early Years, London Metropolitan University, UK
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education – leadership and management with Derby University
  • 11 years of teaching experience
ed-baker

Mr. Ed Baker

Year 2 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. Sociology, University of Southampton, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education in Primary Education, City of Birmingham University, UK
  • 7 years of teaching experience in UK (3 years), Qatar (2 years) and HIS (2 years including being Head of Year 6 and Primary Homeroom Teacher)
leyshani-naidu

Ms. Leyshani Paula Naidu

Year 2 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Ed., Monash University, Australia
  • 3 years of teaching experience in Macau and Malaysia. Also had practical teaching placements in preschools and primary in Australia & the Cook Islands and is a qualified child care assistant in Australia.
maria-ruiz

Ms Maria Ruiz

Year 2 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. (Hons) in Biology, University of Alicante, Spain
  • C.A.P, University of Murcia, Spain
  • Qualified Teacher Status, National College for Teaching & Leadership, UK
  • 4 years of teaching experience internationally
Year 3
richard-jermyn

Mr Richard Jermyn

Head of Year 3, Year 3 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. (Hons) Property Management & Valuation, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (International), University of Nottingham, UK
  • 4 years of teacing experience
priscilla-michael

Ms. Priscilla Michael

Year 3 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. (Hons) TESL, HELP University, Malaysia
  • CELTA, British Council, Malaysia
  • Dip In Learning Disorders Management & Child Psychology, Linguistic Council, Malaysia
  • 6 years of teaching experience + 6 years of experience as an administrator
thomas-rothwell

Mr. Thomas Rothwell

Year 3 Homeroom Teacher

  • B. Comm. Accounting, University of South Africa, South Africa
  • TESOL Cert IV, Intercultural Training Associates, Australia
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (International), University of Nottingham, UK
  • 14 years of teaching experience internationally in various industries
clare-mccrann

Ms. Clare McCrann

Year 3 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Architecture, Manchester University, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (specialising in Maths Education), University College London Institute of Education, UK
  • 5 years of teaching experience
keilah-lees

Ms. Keilah Lees

Key Stage 2 Coordinator

  • B.A. (Hons) Primary Education 5 – 11, University of West of England, UK
  • 6 years of teaching experience in UK (3 years), South Africa and HIS (2 years including being Head of Year 5 and Primary Homeroom Teacher); also a sports coordinator in UK
Year 4
sarah-benedict

Ms. Sarah Benedict

Head of Year 4, Year 4 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Mass Communications, Murdoch University, Australia
  • Postgraduate Dip. Education, Wawasan Open University, Malaysia
  • Dip. Integrative Journalism, Malaysia Institute of Integrative Media
  • 10 years of teaching experience in private and international schools
jasmeen-kaur-basi

Ms. Jasmeen Kaur Basi

Year 4 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Fashion and Textile, University of Portsmouth, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education, University of Southampton, UK
  • 3 years of teaching experience in UK and Malaysia
catherine-hannah-jolly

Ms. Catherine Hannah Jolly

Year 4 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. in Primary Education, Nottingham University, UK
  • M.A. Social Work, Nottingham University, UK
  • TEFL qualification
  • 9 years of experience in supporting children as a teacher and social worker in the UK. Worked on special projects in Phnom Penh and Hong Kong.
harkrishan-kaur-rikhraj

Ms. Harkrishnan Kaur Rikhraj

Year 4 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Mass Com (Journalism), Murdoch University, Australia
  • M.A. Primary Teaching, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • 3 years of teaching experience – taught English, Maths, Science and ESL in international schools.
lim-yung-jie

Mr. Lim Yung Jie

Year 4 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. Engineering, RMIT University, Australia
  • B.Sc. Computing, University of Portsmouth, UK
  • M.A. Teaching (specialising in Add Maths), University of Melbourne, Australia
  • 9 years of teaching experience
Year 5
sarah-hutchins

Ms. Sarah Hutchins

Head of Year 5, Year 5 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. Psychology from the University of Nottingham, UK
  • Qualified Teacher Status, Westminster Council, London
  • E-Qualitas Graduate Teacher Training Programme
  • 10 years of teaching experience, including as Head of Geography and Science teacher
jamie-roy-speakman

Mr Jamie Speakman

Year 5 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A (Hons.) Media, Communication and Culture, Lincoln University
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (International), Nottingham University, UK
  • 6 years of teaching experience internationally
jose-odonovan

Mr. Jose O’Donovan

Year 5 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. (Hons) Digital Media Development, University of Brighton, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (International), University of Nottingham, UK
  • 4 years of teaching experience internationally
samante-wickmamaratna

Ms. Samante Wickramaratna

Year 5 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Psychology, Bemidji State University, Minnesota, US
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (International), University of Nottingham, UK
  • 3 years of teaching experience
keilah-lees

Ms. Keilah Lees

Year 5 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. (Hons) Primary Education 5 – 11, University of West of England, UK
  • 6 years of teaching experience in UK (3 years), South Africa and HIS (2 years including being Head of Year 5 and Primary Homeroom Teacher); also a sports coordinator in UK
Year 6
jade-archer

Ms. Jade Archer

Head of Year 6, Year 6 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.Sc. Psychology and English, Aston University, Birmingham, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education, Goldsmiths College, London
  • 7 years of experience teaching internationally, including the full range of UK National Curriculum subjects for Primary.
sylvia-low

Ms. Sylvia Low

Year 6 Homeroom Teacher

  • B. Ed. In Primary, Melbourne University, Australia
  • 5 years of teaching experience in international schools in Kuala Lumpur
ian-wong

Mr. Ian Michael Wong

Year 6 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. (Hons) Business Administration,
  • University of East London, UK in Business Administration, Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Malaysia
  • Cambridge Certificate in Teaching and Learning
  • Currently pursuing postgraduate programme in education
  • 12 years of teaching experience in various organisations
simon-macarthur

Mr Simon MacArthur

Year 6 Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Economics and History, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
  • 20 years of teaching experience internationally
Specialist Teachers-Languages, Music, Drama
lim-see-wen

Ms. Lim See Wen

Mandarin Teacher (Preschool and Primary)

  • B.Sc. in Business Studies, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester
  • Cambridge International Dip. for Teachers and Trainers
  • Currently pursuing postgraduate programme in education
  • 3 years of teaching experience in an international school
vicky-heng

Ms. Vicky Heng

Mandarin Teacher

  • B.A. Early Childhood Education, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
  • Currently pursuing postgraduate programme in education
  • 5 years of teaching experience
chia-yin-mooi

Ms. Chia Yin Mooi

Mandarin Teacher

  • B.A., National Cheng Chi University, Taiwan R.O.C.
  • 14 years of teaching experience in schools in Malaysia.
phoebe-goh

Ms. Phoebe Goh

Mandarin Teacher

  • B.A. Early Childhood Education, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
  • 3 years of teaching experience in Kuala Lumpur
phyllis-wong

Ms. Phyllis Wong

Mandarin Teacher

  • B.A. in Mandarin and Business Administration, Universiti Putra Malaysia
  • 12 years of teaching experience; has worked as a teacher trainer in Singapore and was Deputy Principal at a Montessori school.
anny-tang-hui-lan

Ms. Anny Tang Hui Lan

Mandarin Teacher

  • M.A. Digital Content and Applied Design, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
  • Diploma in Graphic Design, Malaysia
  • 5 years of teaching experience in Confucian Private Secondary School (Malaysia) and Southern Taiwan University
  • 20 years of working experience in Art and Design industry.
helena-mohamedsalleh

Ms. Helena Mohamedsalleh

Bahasa Malaysia Teacher

  • B.A. Psychology, University of South Australia
  • B.A. Early Childhood Education, University of South Australia
  • Currently pursuing postgraduate programme in education
  • 7 years as Head of School in Beaconhouse Preschool and Bank Negara Childcare Centre, Kuala Lumpur
vanitha-jayabalan

Ms. Vanitha Jayabalan

Bahasa Malaysia Teacher

  • B.A. Malay Language and Linguistics, Universiti Putra Malaysia
  • Certificate in Introduction to Cambridge Primary, University of Cambridge
  • 6 years of teaching experience
rabiatul-abdul-razak

Ms. Rabi’atul Abdul Razak

Bahasa Malaysia Teacher

  • Bachelors of Human Sciences (Hons) in English Language and English Literature, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Masters in English as a Second Language, Universiti Malaya
  • 5 years of teaching experience
wan-huda-azuemi

Ms. Wan Nur Huda

Bahasa Malaysia Teacher

  • B.A. Education to TESL, Management and Science University, Malaysia
  • Currently pursuing postgraduate programme in education
  • 5 years of teaching experience
miren-nekane

Ms. Miren Nekane Oteiza Ugarte

Spanish Teacher (Primary, KS2)

  • B.A. Humanities and Communications, University of Deusto, Spain
  • International Programme, the Ibero-American University, Mexico
  • Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language (FPELE), International House, Mexico
  • 4 years of teaching experience internationally
caroline-kok

Ms. Caroline Kok Marshall

Drama Teacher

  • B.A. Performance, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Grad Cert. Tertiary Teaching and Learning, RMIT, Australia
  • IB Dip. Theatre Arts Certification
  • IB MYP Performing Arts Certification
  • IB PYP Performing Arts Certification
  • IGCSE Certified Coursework Moderator (Drama)
  • IGCSE Certified English, ESL Teacher
  • Member of International Schools Theatre Association, UK
  • 20 years teaching experience
zailan-razak

Mr. Zailan Razak

Music Teacher

  • B. Music, Cornell College, Iowa, USA
  • M. Music, University of Arizona, USA
  • Well-known multi-instrumentalist and music producer who has worked with many distinguished artists including Sister Sledge, Syafinaz, Sheila Majid, Michael Veerapan and Kris Dayanti.
  • 30 years teaching experience
burhan-ghazali

Mr. Burhannudin Ghazali

Head of Primary Physical Education and Sports

  • Diploma in Physical Education, National Institute of Education, Singapore
  • 12 years teaching experience in Singapore
mark-dowson

Mr. Mark Dawson

Physical Education and Sports Teacher

  • B.Sc. in Psychology with Sport Science, University of Hull, UK
  • M.Sc. in Psychology with Sport Science, Loughborough University, UK
  • NCFE Level 3 Award in Diet and Nutrition
  • 7 years teaching experience; holds awards for football and futsal coaching
jillian-kaur

Ms. Jillian Kaur

Physical Education and Sports Teacher

  • Bachelors (Hons) in Mass Communication & Journalism, Inti International University, Malaysia
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education (International), University of Nottingham, UK
  • 3 years teaching experience
shukri-hashim

Mr. Shukri Hashim

Physical Education and Sports Teacher

  • Bachelor in Sports and Exercise Science, Universiti Teknologi MARA
  • 2 years teaching experience; over 6 years experience as a swimming instructor and lifeguard
darren-ong

Mr Darren Ong

Dance Teacher

  • Diploma in Performing Arts, Sunway University College
  • Awarded Battle King Champion in Japan for Astro Battleground 2014
  • Kaki Seni Fest Apprenticeship with Koutei Sennin in Japan 2015
  • 3 years experience in professional dance
Student Support
stephanie-cheah

Ms. Stephanie Cheah

School Counsellor

  • B.A. Psychology, University of Queensland, Australia
  • M. Counseling, HELP University, Malaysia
  • 9 years experience with various organisations involving teens
fatima-anne-sebastian

Ms. Fatima Anne Sebastian

School Counsellor

  • B.Ed (TEFL) Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  • M.Counselling, HELP University, Malaysia
  • 7 years experience in local schools and a tertiary institution
jasmeen-kaur-basi

Ms. Jasmeen Kaur Basi

Gifted & Talented Coordinator

  • B.A. Fashion and Textile, University of Portsmouth, UK
  • Postgraduate Cert. Education, University of Southampton, UK
  • 3 years of teaching experience in UK and Malaysia
carly-nair

Ms. Carly Nair

SEN Coordinator

  • Diploma, Learning Disorders Management & Child Psychology, Malaysia
  • Higher National Diploma Social Science, University of Highlands and Islands, UK
  • Currently pursuing a M.A. in education for special needs
lim-juan

Ms. Lim Ying Jiun, Jessica

Preschool & KS1 SEN Coordinator

  • B.Sc. in Psychology and Management, Upper Iowa University, US
  • M.Psychology in Coaching, HELP University, Malaysia
  • 9 years experience as a behavioural therapist, including as a researcher and case supervisor at Autism Link
nameeta-annad-raj

Ms. Nameeta Annand Raj

KS2 SEN Coordinator

  • B. Psychology (Hons), HELP University, Malaysia
  • Trained Orton-Gillingham Practitioner
  • 9 years experience in teaching, curriculum development and SEN