Boarding house staff

New Housemistress appointed at Houldsworth House, the boarding house at St George’s School for Girls

Mellisa McMurray PS2We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs Melissa McMurray as Housemistress of Houldsworth House, St George’s boarding house, from the start of the Autumn term 2020.

Melissa is joining us with extensive experience in working with young people and their families and building trusting relationships. She is very familiar with Houldsworth as her husband, Stuart McMurray, has been the full-time chef in Houldsworth for many years.

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The Boarding Team

The Boarding Team comprises resident and non-resident members of staff. A number of other colleagues also run activities in the House, accompany girls on outings and support the boarders academically.                                                             

Mrs Bryce is the Deputy Head responsible for Boarding and the Sixth Form.  She also teaches Mathematics.

Mrs Melissa McMurray (Resident Housemistress)

Miss Phoebe McHugh (Assistant Housemistress)

Mrs Kirsty Hallifax (Resident Houseparent)

Miss Sophie Hay (Graduate Boarding Assistant)

Mrs May Gray (Non-resident Houseparent)

Domestic Team

Houldsworth has its own chef and team of domestic staff.

Boarding Tutors

Members of the teaching staff who regularly visit Houldsworth to meet with students, have meals with them, supervise homework and run activities in the evenings.

We also benefit from the input of several well-known members of the school’s administrative team.