Senior Leadership Team
Ms Kirsty Rogers, Headteacher
Ms Rogers was appointed as Headteacher in 2023 bringing her valuable experience from her previous roles as Deputy Headteacher and Acting Headteacher at John Mason School in Abingdon. She is a Mathematics teacher with experience in a range of schools with different contexts with a commitment to a comprehensive education. Outside of school, she cherishes moments with her family and prioritises her own wellbeing by running.
Mr John O’Regan, Deputy Headteacher
Mr O'Regan joined Aureus School as Deputy Headteacher in January 2020, having been an Assistant Headteacher at Gosford Hill School, Kidlington. John is responsible for Curriculum and Assessment. He currently teaches Business Studies. Outside of school, John loves following Spurs and in the school holidays travelling with his family in their motorhome.
Mr Amjad Ali, Assistant Headteacher
Mr Ali joined Aureus School as one of the founding members of the leadership team. He has led on Special Educational Needs and Inclusion and overseen the development of Teaching and Learning. He currently works as the school Raising Standard’s Lead. Amjad works for Aureus four days a week, the other day of the week he works for himself providing CPD and training to teachers across the United Kingdom. Outside of school Amjad is a keen sportsman and plays Cricket in the Berkshire Premier Division.
Mrs Hannah Powell, Assistant Headteacher
Mrs Powell joined Aureus in 2018. Hannah is Assistant Headteacher for Teaching and Learning. She is a qualified Lead Practitioner for Music, worked as a Head of Performing Arts for 10 years in London and most recently in Oxford. Away from school Hannah sings in two different bands and spends her time with her son pretending to be a superhero.
Ms Carolyn Saul, Assistant Headteacher
Ms Saul joined Aureus in January 2019, having been a Senior Teacher at another secondary school within the GLF family. Carolyn is Assistant Headteacher for Personal Development and is a teacher of Biology and Global Citizenship. Outside of school, Carolyn enjoys both playing and watching a variety of sports and is a snow sports enthusiast enjoying regular visits to Tamworth snowdome with her family.