Meet the Team

Queen Ethelburga’s has a dedicated Pastoral Care Team who work to support the welfare and behavioural needs of all students across the collegiate. The team work across both school and boarding to provide a holistic approach to care and guidance. Available 7 days a week, the team ensure a continuity of care throughout a student’s week, facilitating the THRIVE@QE initiative and providing regular opportunities for students to access support.

Miss E Papaglimis

Strategic Lead - Pastoral Care


Miss E Gibson

Pastoral Senior Leader


Mr K Horton

Pastoral Coordinator / Teacher of Year 6 


Ms J Hewlett

Pastoral Coordinator / Teacher of Social Sciences 


Mrs J Holroyd-Morris

Deputy Head of Pastoral Care


Mr M Howard

Pastoral Senior Leader


Mrs R Dale

Pastoral Coordinator / Teacher of Physics


Mrs L Gardner

Pastoral Administrator 


Mr J Birchall

Assistant Head of Pastoral Care – Behaviour 


Mr J Padmore

Pastoral Coordinator


Mrs V Hurst

Pastoral Coordinator / Teacher of MFL


Mrs R Willis

Pastoral Administrator 

Miss R Thackray

Assistant Head of Pastoral Care – Welfare


Mrs E Wickens

Pastoral Coordinator


Ms L Rudd

Pastoral Coordinator / Teacher or Psychology