Head Teacher and Management
South Devon Steiner School has no Headteacher.
The school's leadership and management are listed below. For more details, please see the Key Members of Staff page.
Senior Leadership Team (SLT) firstname.lastname@example.org
The school is led by its leadership group, SLT, comprising:
Jeff van Zyl
School Education Manager email@example.com
Chair of the College of Management firstname.lastname@example.org
School Business Manager email@example.com
Gaby Wood - Designated Safeguarding Lead firstname.lastname@example.org
Anja Toddington - Early Years Manager email@example.com
Jonathan Hobbs - Lower School Learning Manager firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaycee Fordham - Executive Assistant to the Education Manager, Senior Administrator and Concerns and Complaints DP email@example.com
College of Management (College)
The title of the school's management group, the College of Management, arises out of our chosen integration of the present-day understanding of organisational accountability with the originally intended Steiner-Waldorf school ethos.
Statutory roles and key areas of responsibility represented on College are:
Chair of the College of Management, Lower School Class Teacher
Jeff van Zyl
School Education Manager
HR, Health & Safety, Educational Visits, School Business incl. Finance
Lower School Department Chair and Class Teacher
Lower School Class Teacher
Upper School Department Chair and Teacher
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Early Years Manager
Setting Our Direction 2018 - 2022
The next iteration of the document formerly known as the school's Strategic Plan is now available for download below.
Strategic Plan 2016 - 2020 (published May 2016 - currently being reviewed, see above)
In the spring term of the school year 2015/16, we went on a journey together to establish our "living" vision, mission and values and to develop a strategic plan. Thank you to all members of staff, parents and the wider community for supporting this process so enthusiastically and warmly. The current version of the strategic plan is available by clicking on the link below.