Our Team

Braeside School employs a team of highly qualified and enthusiastic teachers dedicated to providing students with access to a broad curriculum and extensive co-curricular programme.

The Braeburn Group of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All applicants to Braeburn Schools undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers, criminal record, disclosure and barring service checks.

Leadership team

Wallen Nyamota

High School Headteacher

Gladys Wahinya

Primary School Headteacher

Agnes Gachagua

Primary School Assistant Headteacher EYFS & KS1

Wellington Andati

High School Deputy Headteacher - Academics

Judith Mwangi

Primary School Assistant Headteacher KS2 & Academics

Joel Ndungu

High School Deputy Headteacher - Pastoral

High School Staff

  • Albert Omariba - Head of BTEC and Business Department, BTEC Business & Mathematics Teacher
  • Alex Njoroge - Form Tutor, Computer Science & Mathematics Teacher
  • Alfonce Kioka - Additional Support Coordinator Teacher
  • Alfred Marwa - Events, Music & Performances Coordinator Teacher
  • Benard Isaboke - Chemistry & Physics Teacher
  • Benson Maina - Examinations Coordinator, BTEC Business & Economics Teacher
  • Brezhnev Wafula - Design & Technology Teacher
  • Brian Okello - Form Tutor, History & French Teacher
  • Carol Atieno-Omollo - Head of Modern Foreign Languages Department & French Teacher
  • Catherine Macharia - Head of CTV Department, BTEC Hospitality, Biology & Food and Nutrition Teacher
  • Charles Karuri - Form Tutor & Additional Support Teacher
  • Collins Ochieng - Form Tutor, Biology & Chemistry Teacher
  • Daniel Mutuku - Form Tutor, Computer Science, Physics & Science Teacher
  • Domitiler Orori - Form Tutor, Mathematics & Science Teacher
  • Doreen Karau - Year Group Coordinator, Form Tutor, Drama, English Language & Literature Teacher
  • Edgar Weche - Head of Humanities Department, Geography, Environmental Management & Global Perspectives Teacher
  • Erick Salano - Chemistry & Physics Teacher
  • Esther Mokaya - Middle School Coordinator, English Language & Literature Teacher
  • Everlyn Githiga - Form Tutor, History, Sociology & Global Perspectives Teacher
  • Francis Inyangala - Form Tutor, Business Studies & Economics Teacher
  • Fred Nzuku - Form Tutor, BTEC Business & Economics Teacher
  • George Biaru - Head of Mathematics Department & Mathematics Teacher
  • Henry Kamau - Year Group Coordinator, Form Tutor, Biology & Mathematics Teacher
  • Hesborn Nyarotso - Form Tutor, Biology & Chemistry Teacher
  • Hilder Chacha - Year Group Coordinator, Form Tutor & Additional Support Teacher
  • Irene Ngahu - Year Group Coordinator, Form Tutor, Art & Design Teacher
  • Isaac Kisongoche - Psychology Teacher
  • Isaac Mburu - Head of Swimming, Games & Swimming Teacher
  • Joel Omino - Form Tutor, Business, Geography & Environmental Management Teacher
  • John Amolo - English Language & Literature Teacher
  • John Nyaribo - Head of Computer Studies Department, Form Tutor, Computer Science & Physics Teacher
  • Karaka Maina - History & Sociology Teacher
  • Kevin Omondi - Form Tutor, BTEC Sports, Physical Education & Games Teacher
  • Kevin Were - Form Tutor, Chemistry & Science Teacher
  • Leonard Mwendwa - Sixth Form Coordinator, Biology, Chemistry & Science Teacher
  • Lilian Wamalwa - Form Tutor, Geography, Global Perspectives & Sociology Teacher
  • Lordvick Owuor - Form Tutor, BTEC Business, Business Studies & Mathematics Teacher
  • Lydia Mwende - Form Tutor, Geography & Swahili Teacher
  • Martin Aguko - Sports Coordinator, Games & Swahili Teacher
  • Mary-Beatrice Karimi - Year Group Coordinator, Form Tutor & German Teacher
  • Maureen Kanyango - Games & Swimming Teacher
  • Mollyne Ayoo - Form Tutor, Global Perspectives, History & Swahili Teacher
  • Moses Nyongo - Mathematics Teacher
  • Nancy Ngei - Key Stage 4 Coordinator, English Language & Literature Teacher
  • Prisca Koech - Form Tutor, Mathematics & Chemistry Teacher
  • Rhoda Meli - Internal Assessment Coordinator, English Language & Literature Teacher
  • Roseanne Godkin - History, Geography & Sociology Teacher
  • Samson Ombima - Drama & English Teacher
  • Stella Wayong'o - Form Tutor, Games & Physical Education Teacher
  • Susan Wanjiru - Head of English Department, English Language & Literature Teacher
  • Triza Kimani - Clubs Coordinator & Games Teacher
  • Violaine Oloo - Form Tutor, BTEC Business, Geography, Travel & Tourism Teacher

Primary School Staff

  • Anitah Wanyonyi - Games and Swimming Teacher
  • Annie Luvai - Additional Support Teacher & Scouts Patron
  • Brenda Mulira - Additional Support Teacher
  • Caroline Akinyi - Class Teacher and English Curriculum Leader
  • Catherine Muthee - Kiswahili Teacher
  • Charity Maina - Class Teacher
  • Clement Rotich - Year 4-6 Additional Support Curriculum Leader
  • Eric Ngei - Games Curriculum Leader
  • Everlyn Omwega - Class Teacher & Year Group Leader
  • Florence Kamau - Class Teacher & Science Curriculum Leader
  • Florence Wachira - Class Teacher & Year Group Leader
  • Gavin Makuba - Art & Design Technology Curriculum Leader
  • Geoffrey Njihia - Year 1-3 Additional Support Curriculum Teacher
  • Grace Mwangi - Class Teacher
  • Hannah Mwendia - Class Teacher & Year Group Leader
  • Jacklyne Beauttah - Music & Performance Curriculum Leader
  • Jamila Liwali - Class Teacher & Year Group Leader
  • Jemima Ng'ang'a - Class Teacher
  • Joan Kiplagat - Additional Support Teacher
  • Judy Birgen - French Teacher
  • Judy Gaiko - Class Teacher & Year Group Leader
  • Kevin Wahome - Games & Swimming Teacher
  • Lucy Waiharo - Games & Swimming Teacher, Clubs' Coordinator
  • Margaret Rubiro - Class Teacher & Humanities Curriculum Leader
  • Martha Kariuki - Class Teacher & Mathematics Curriculum Leader
  • Mary Amimo - Class Teacher & Year Group Leader
  • Maurice Oriedi - Swimming Curriculum Leader
  • Monica Waiboci - Additional Support Teacher
  • Noreen Wambugu - Class Teacher & PSHE Curriculum Leader
  • Patrick Mathenge - Computing Teacher
  • Ziprosa Magero - Class Teacher

Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Staff

  • Joyce Watiri Kariuki - Class Teacher
  • Juliet Michira - Class Teacher
  • Mariam Said - Class Teacher
  • Mary Nyaga - Class Teacher & Assistant EYFS Coordinator
  • Shadya Rana - Class Teacher & PGCEi Mentor
  • Sophie Wanyoike - Class Teacher

Teaching and Class Assistants

  • Anne Mabinda - Teaching Assistant
  • Austin Mwangi - Teaching Assistant
  • Catherine Thenya - Teaching Assistant
  • Christine Kuria - Teaching Assistant
  • Hannah Muthiora - Teaching Assistant
  • Jacklyne Teyie - Teaching Assistant
  • Jane Maingi - Teaching Assistant
  • Jemima Maina - Class Assistant
  • Lucy Njau - Teaching Assistant
  • Maureen Ochola - Teaching Assistant
  • Naomi Mburu - Teaching Assistant
  • Phyllis Kidambu - Class Assistant
  • Ruth Mueni - Teaching Assistant
  • Sarah Ngugi - Teaching Assistant
  • Shaheeda Imtiaz - Teaching Assistant
  • Ulta Omwega - Teaching Assistant
  • Verah Nyaoke - Teaching Assistant