St Sampson's ICT Department operates at the cutting edge of digital education. The department delivers GCSE Computer Science to all the high schools on Guernsey and it is a BTEC centre teaching  Information and Creative Technology to all students in upper school. The department is the first paperless department on Guernsey and Google educational software is key to supporting all learning.   

Work History

Work History

Head of ICT & Business Studies

Nov 2011 - Present
St Sampson's High School, Guernsey, GY3 4DA  

Responsible for the delivery of all IT, Computer Science and Multimedia related education and the Business Studies option. Staff training across the federation on digital software is also part of my remit. 

Key Accomplishments

  • Raising the results of the department from 21% A-C in 2011 to 67% A-C in 2015
  • Becoming first federated department on Guernsey delivering GCSE Computer Science.
  • Construction of school website and training of staff.
  • Organising Business Studies trip to Manchester.
  • Implementing a new IT curriculum for KS3 for the Federated Schools to be introduced in September 2016.
  • Chair of the Federated ICT Departments.
  • Pilot school for Boost E-safety software, adopted by all island schools from September 2015. 
  • First department to implement Google Classroom VLE fully into it's curriculum.
  • Winning School at the CGi IT Challenge 2015.

Head of ICT & Computing

Sep 2006 - Oct 2011
Christ the King Catholic Maths and Computing College, Preston, PR1 4LX

Delivery of the OCR National Award in Information Communication Technology . The Department was awarded 'Outstanding' following an inspection in July 2011.  

Head of Year      09/2003 - 08/2006

Class Teacher    09/2001 - 08/2003

Teacher of ICT, Business Studies & History

Sep 1998 - Aug 2001
Mount St Joseph’s Catholic High School, Bolton, BL4 0UH

Class teacher with responsibility of delivering GNVQ's in Business Studies and IT for upper school.

Park Manager

Mar 1993 - Aug 1996
Haven Europe (Siblu) 33600 Pessac, France

Keeping the customer's happy whilst trying to sell a series of packages  and event nights to increase revenue. 



Leading from the Middle

National College for School Leadership


B.Ed (Hons) Business Information Technology Education 

Sep 1996 - Aug 1998
Manchester Metropolitan University 

Second class.

Higher National Diploma (HND) Business Studies & Marketing

Sep 1990 - Aug 1992
Humberside University


Other Interests and projects

Constructing a food blog based on Aga cookery. 

Football Coach for St Martin's AFC mini's, Year 6

Racing row boat support for my wife's rowing team in Guernsey Rowing Club.

Travel, in particular road trips.

Gaming and history


Adrian King
Deputy Head Teacher
St Sampson's High School
Rue de Dol,
St Sampson’s
Guernsey, GY3 4DA   
Tel-01481 244411

Lucy Witham
Education Development Officer (Learning Technology)
Department of Education
Grange Road
St Peter Port
Guernsey, GY1 3AU
Tel-01481 733000

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 26th December 1970

Nationality: British

Age: 45

Status: Married

Address:  Jardin Du Haut, Les Blanches, St Martin’s, Guernsey, GY4 6AE.          Tel: 01481 230464