how we teach

Our teachers combine a wealth of experience, a passion for education and a stimulating and safe environment, to inspire your child to achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

OUTSTANDING TEACHERS MAKE EXCEPTIONAL SCHOOLS

As a Nord Anglia Education school, we attract the world’s best teachers. Through carefully developed programmes, our teachers never stop learning to make sure your child enjoys a world-class education experience.
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  • Senior Leadership
  • Educational Leadership
  • Admissions

MEET OUR TEAM

Every Northbridge student is welcomed into our warm and friendly community. It’s our familial environment that leads to great learning.
Frances Morton
Principal
Frances qualified as a teacher in 1994 in the UK, and spent three years teaching there before joining the international circuit. She has taught in the USA, the UAE, New Zealand, Argentina, and Colombia, and for 12 years has been a senior IBDP examiner. 
Andrew Britnell
Head of Secondary
Andrew was born and raised in the UK. Since 2008 he’s been a member of five schools’ Senior Leadership Teams, and was principal of his last two schools in China and Malaysia.
Martyn Shadbolt
Head of Primary
Hailing from the UK, Martyn has worked in primary education for over 30 years, and internationally for a quarter-century, his career spanning Singapore, China, Qatar, and the UAE. Martyn has been a teacher, Primary Years Programme coordinator, and Head of Primary at five schools. 
Sheldon Hutchinson
Business Director
Sheldon hails from the USA. He has worked in management for over 30 years, and in international schools for 20 years in Thailand, China, Hong Kong, and Romania. Sheldon has previously been Head of ICT Services & Development, Director of Support Services, and Director of Finance & Operations.  
Simon Ostheimer
Director of Admissions & Marketing
Born in the UK, Simon grew up in Hong Kong, where he is a permanent resident. He most recently worked at international schools in Phuket and Bangkok, with a decade's prior experience as a magazine and newspaper editor in Thailand, Malaysia, and China. 

MEET OUR TEAM

Every member of the Northbridge team contributes to our reputation as Cambodia’s premium school. 
Frances Morton
Principal
Frances qualified as a teacher in 1994 in the UK, and spent three years teaching there before joining the international circuit. She has taught in the USA, the UAE, New Zealand, Argentina, and Colombia, and for 12 years has been a senior IBDP examiner. 
Andrew Britnell
Head of Secondary
Andrew was born and raised in the UK. Since 2008 he’s been a member of five schools’ Senior Leadership Teams, and was principal of his last two schools in China and Malaysia.  
Martyn Shadbolt
Head of Primary
Hailing from the UK, Martyn has worked in primary education for over 30 years, and internationally for a quarter-century, his career spanning Singapore, China, Qatar, and the UAE. Martyn has been a teacher, PYP coordinator, and Head of Primary at five schools.  
Gill Presland
Deputy Head of Secondary, MYP Coordinator, and University & Careers Counsellor
Gill started teaching in Australia, then held teaching and leadership roles in IB schools in Indonesia, Thailand, and Japan. Gill is an experienced MYP coordinator and curriculum developer, and has designed and led professional development workshops for the IB. 
Kohulan Jeganathan
Deputy Head of Secondary and IBDP Coordinator
Before joining Northbridge to teach IBDP Chemistry in 2016, Kohulan specialised in genetics and bioinformatics in Canada. In 2021 he was promoted to Deputy Head of Secondary. 
Angela Botero
Deputy Head of Primary and PYP Coordinator
Angela grew up in Bogotá, then in 2001 moved to an IB Diploma school in India. She would eventually return to Bogotá to work as a PYP coordinator, and later as Head of Primary. In 2008 Angela trained as a PYP educator, and now works in Cambodia as a workshop leader, site visitor, and consultant.  

MEET OUR TEAM

Every member of the Northbridge team contributes to our reputation as Cambodia’s premium school. 
Simon Ostheimer
Director of Admissions & Marketing
Born in the UK, Simon grew up in Hong Kong, where he is a permanent resident. Before joining Northbridge, he worked at international schools in Phuket and Bangkok, with a decade's prior experience as a magazine and newspaper editor in Thailand, Malaysia, and China.  
Chamnan Heng
Admissions Manager
Before joining Northbridge in 2018, Phnom Penh native Chamnan worked for several of the city’s major international five-star hotels, where she handled various accounts including tour operators and travel agents, government departments, and global airlines. 
PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR THE FUTURE

TEACHER-LED TECHNOLOGY

At Northbridge, we unlock our students’ potential by bringing the very best in teaching and technology into our classrooms. We use tech to enrich their learning experience, by connecting every child to their Nord Anglia classmates around the world.
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TEACHER QUALITY

Children learn best when they’re happy, and our teachers bring the highest education standards into the classroom to ensure this is a reality. Their international experience gives them a unique lens to teach from, and our online training and collaborations mean our educators are at the forefront of education globally.

Our teachers:

  • Learn through world-leading education providers MIT, Apple, The Juilliard School and King’s College London
  • Access best-in-class training exercises through Nord Anglia University
  • Collaborate and share resources with their 10,000 peers worldwide

TEACHER DEVELOPMENT

Our teachers are held to the highest global standards, with ongoing reviews and assessments to ensure your child receives an outstanding international education.

Our global Education team drives success in academics, quality assurance and accreditation, through safeguarding best practice across our school. This means our teaching standards at Northbridge are second to none.
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When it comes to international schools, Northbridge’s reputation is based on our high quality teachers. We shape global citizens – and you can be part of it.
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Contact us to find out more about what makes our school special, and how we can make your child’s education experience a memorable one that will prepare them for life, wherever they are in the world.

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