Boarding Team

Head of Boarding - Mrs J Talkington

Assistant Head of Boarding - Mr A Kirk

Resident Boarding House Tutor - Mr E Selby-Lownes

House Tutors

Each night one house tutor (a senior member of academic staff) is on the boarding floor, supporting children in both emotional and academic matters.

  • Mrs Bailey (Form Tutor 7s)
  • Mr Cheesewright (Head of DT)
  • Ms Swain (Head of Classics)
  • Miss Walters (Head of Drama and teaches English and History)
  • Mr Wright (Head of Modern Foreign Languages)
  • Mr K Good (Sports Coach)


Miss Grace is our School Nurse. 


At Swanbourne House we are very lucky to have great gap students from all around the world who will help to entertain your children in the evenings, hear them read and be another port of call in our wide range of enthusiastic boarding staff.