Steiner Academy Frome currently employs 49 full and part time staff.

The following is a summary of the teaching and teaching support staff and their qualifications:

Staff Qualifications pdf

Acting Principal


Paul Georghiades

BA Hons Eng Lit – Cambridge Uni, Foundation Year/Waldorf Teacher Training Certificate



Sarah-Johanna Robinson

Diploma Curative Kindergarten education (Heilerziehungspflegerin), BA (Hons), PG Cert, Dip Psy(Open)  Thrive Training (on-going)

Class Teachers


Daniel Jones

MA, BA Hons Archaeology, Cert in Steiner Waldorf Education leading to Diploma (on going)

Han Van Gelder

Volledig bevoegd onderwyzer sinds 26 mei 1978

Lily MacClelland

WESTT- Art of Education course

Ann Gulbis

BEd Hons, QTS

Alan King Abhaya

BA Philosophy (2:1) PGCE Religious Studies (QTS) WESTT-Teacher Teacher (on-going)

Ann Gulbis


Hazel Jarman

BA Hons (Steiner Waldorf Education) QTS

KG Teachers


Sue Wade

Certificate in Early Childhood Studies (Steiner) Level 4, Bristol Steiner Class Teacher Training Certificate

Nereida Olives

Steiner Waldorf Early Years Teacher Training NVQ5 Grade A, Early Years and Childcare Foundation Stage for play workers Cache Level 3, NVQ3 in Play work 

Tina Youngman

BTEC National and AS level, Access to HE Diploma, Early Childhood Studies (Steiner) NVQ level 5

Heather Alexander

Level 5 Waldorf Kindergarten

Rachel Theobald

Steiner Waldorf Teacher Training, BA Hons History 2.2,  

Subject Teachers


Flora Alwen

CYQ Instructing Health related exercise for children (theory), NVQ Level 2 Teaching Assistant, RSA Certificate Teaching exercise to music, BTEC National Diploma Performing Arts

Diana Constantin

Teaching Diploma, Waldorf Teacher Certificate, Eurythmy Diploma – Bucharest

ShuHuei Hollingsworth

BSc (Psychology), SEN Qualified Teacher in Taiwan, MEd Special Education

Rachel Jones

First Class Honours, Social American Studies, WESTT Teacher Training

Helen Mepham

BA Hons, Politics and History

Fie Scase

BA Hons Fine Art, BA Steiner Waldorf Education

Teaching & Learning Assistants


Nadia Al Wagga

Waldorf Teacher Training Program, Hawai’

Anita Bell

MA Creative Writing, PGCE Further and Adult Education,BA (Hons) Education Studies with History

Jess Bell

City and Guilds Level 2 - children and young people's workforce

Lesley Britton

BA Hons Degree Geography

Phaedra Donfrancesco-Hoare

City and Guilds Level 2 - children and young people's workforce, First Aid (May ’13)

Chih-Ju Du

MSc TESOL, Credential of secondary school English teaching in Taiwan

Avril Druitt

PGCE Further and Higher Education, BA Hons Contemporary Crafts, NVQ Level 2 Care

Georgina Evason

BA Hons (Steiner Education) First Aid

Stephen Glendenning

BA Hons, PGCE, MLitt

Jane Hudson                           

BSc Biology, DipHE Steiner Ed. Parent and Child Course Alderbridge, Childminding Certificate, First Aid

Aisha Kay

Early Years Professional Status Level 6, BA Hons Degree in Textiles, NVQ Level 3 Early Years Care and Education, Paediatric First Aid

Helen King

MA, TEFL Cert, Parent and Child course, Bath

Luke Newman

BA Hons, Photography, Bushcraft Advanced Level 3, Paediatric First Aid  

Martin Scase

BA Education Studies (Steiner Ed), Teacher practical skills Development Course

Kirsty Staines

NVQ3 Caring for Children & Young People, Level 3 Diploma in Playwork, BA Hons Forest Schools Leadership cert, First Aid



Please feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions regarding what we do, how we do it or anything else!

Park Road, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1EU
Tel: 01373 832804


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