Mr Whittell


Headmaster

Form Five Teacher

MA, BA (Hons), PGCE

What led you to be a teacher?

The extension of my degree.

What’s the best part of your job?

Helping pupils to believe in themselves.

If you weren’t a teacher, what would you be doing now?

A chef.

What’s your most memorable moment as a teacher?

Organising a Tudor day including hobby horse pillow jousting.

How would you like to be remembered by your pupils?

As someone who was always there to help and encourage.

What surprises you about Branwood?

How the pupils always want to give their best.

What makes you proud of Branwood?

The pleasant determination of our pupils.

If you had one word to sum up life at Branwood, what would it be?

Achievement.