School Leaders

Sarah Williams B Ed (Hons)


One of the school’s longest-serving members of staff, Sarah became Principal in 2020 having been Vice-Principal for two years. Sarah primarily teaches secondary maths, including GCSE maths to Years 10 and 11. Married to Ian, they have three adult children, all of whom have attended the school.

Suzanne Rose B Ed (Hons)


Another of the school’s long-serving members of staff, Suzanne teaches secondary art, whilst having oversight for learning support across the school. Married to Simon, they have three adult children, all of whom have been pupils in the school.

Ben Cope


Having joined Immanuel School in September 2017, Ben now teaches Year 5 and 6. A passionate worshipper, Ben leads corporate worship in Monday assemblies. He is the school's Designated Safeguarding Lead. Married to Karen, they have three children, all of whom have attended the school.

Laura Botha MSc

Member of School Leadership Team

A highly experienced science teacher, Laura carries oversight for the PSHE curriculum and careers guidance, whilst also teaching science and art up to GCSE level. She is married to Chris; their two adult children have both attended Immanuel School.

Diane Benning

Member of School Leadership Team

Diane is the School Administrator.  She is married to Stephen and has two children who came to the School.  She has four grandchildren, three of whom are now in school.

Jenny Boodhun

Member of School Leadership Team

Jenny is married to Lee and has three children. Her eldest son left Immanuel two years ago and has gone onto college. Her two younger children are still in school. Jenny has a BA honours in Early Years and is responsible for the Receptiopn class. She carries oversight for the Early Years.