Discover Northwood


At Northwood School we are fortunate to have an outstanding team of teaching, administrative, sports, culture and grounds staff who are dedicated to providing an exceptional educational experience for our students.

We invest heavily in professional development, training, and ongoing support to ensure that our staff are equipped with the skills and knowledge they need to excel in their roles. 

Academic Staff

Our teaching staff is comprised of highly qualified and experienced educators who are passionate about teaching and inspiring students to achieve their full potential. They use a variety of teaching methods and approaches to cater to the unique learning needs and styles of each student. Our teachers are committed to fostering critical thinking, creativity, and independent learning while providing ongoing support and feedback to help students achieve their goals.

Administrative Staff

Our administrative staff play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth running of our school. They are responsible for managing day-to-day operations, communicating with parents and students, and coordinating various school activities and events. They work tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure that our students have access to the resources and support they need to succeed.

Sports & Culture Staff

We are committed to providing our students with a well-rounded education that goes beyond the classroom. Our dynamic sports and culture staff are a vital part of that commitment, providing students with opportunities to develop their physical and creative skills.

Support Staff

Our extensive grounds, fields and buildings are maintained year round by our support staff department who create a safe and welcoming environment for our students, staff, and visitors. 

Management Team

The school’s management team is composed of skilled professionals with a wealth of experience in education, leadership, and management. They work tirelessly to ensure that our school operates efficiently and effectively, while also providing the support and resources our students need to succeed. With their guidance and leadership, we are able to maintain the high standards of academic excellence, student support, and community engagement that are the hallmarks of our school.

The Headmaster

Mr Govender has been appointed by the School Governing Body as Acting Headmaster. Mr Govender brings with him a wealth of experience and a passion for education that aligns with Northwood’s ethos. His commitment to fostering a values-based environment for our students and staff puts Northwood in excellent hands during this interim period.