Helen Semple

Deputy Head - Academic

Helen is an experienced senior leader, having worked as a Deputy Head in a number of independent schools across the UK. Her interests in the academic life of schools spans work in curriculum development, preparing young people for the future world of work and ensuring all enjoy a rigorous lifelong learning culture. Previously she has also worked as a global educational consultant.

Her other passion is inclusion, having set up the Schools’ Inclusion Alliance (SIA) and led training and guidance across the multi-faceted strands of diversity.

Helen joined Benenden in September 2021.

Helen Semple