Leadership Team

Jillur Rahman

Headteacher

Jillur began his teaching career in 2005 as teacher of Business and Economics at Eastbury Comprehensive School in Barking. Over the next 13 years he progressed to become head of department and then director of learning. Jillur has experience working in several comprehensive schools across the East...

Caroline Longhurst

Associate Headteacher

Miss Longhurst joined RGTS in September 2019 as Associate Headteacher. Miss Longhurst has extensive leadership experience acquired through various roles within the secondary sector including Education Consultant, Principal/Headteacher, Co-principal, Associate Principal, Deputy Headteacher and...

Helen Cleary

Director of Learning for Inclusion and Safeguarding

Helen Cleary is our Director of Learning (Inclusion and Safeguarding). She joined the School in October 2014 as curriculum lead for Art, Design and Technology. Helen has extensive experience leading both pastoral and curriculum teams in schools in central Manchester and London since 2000. She has...

Laura Cariss

Director of Learning for Teaching and Learning and Head of English

I joined a UST school in September 2017 as an experienced Head of English having taught in London for a number of years. Following a successful first year in post I was promoted to the post of DoL: Teaching and Learning in September 2018 which is a fantastic opportunity in a school that quickly has...

Olivia Saunders

Director of Learning for Behaviour and Head of Year 8

Working for the UST has provided me with a unique opportunity to work for an organisation that values the learning journey of every single student. I found that when joining the Royal Greenwich Trust School the core values of the UST are in line with some of the things I value most as an...

Peter Martin

Director of Learning for Systems and Procedures

Peter Martin is our Director of Learning (School Systems and Procedures), working with the school from the beginning of our partnership with the University School Trust. Before dedicating his career to raising standards in comprehensive education, Peter studied Computer Science at Imperial College...

Anthony Fitzpatrick

Director of Learning for Sixth Form

I am proud to be a part of Royal Greenwich Trust School as we have limitless ambition for our learners. I am steadfastly devoted to ensuring that our Sixth Formers are given a world-class education and access to the best opportunities to develop their academic and career skills, using my wide range...