Custom Class: header-inner

Custom Class: hero-banner-wrapper

Computing Staff

Simon Rood

Head of Computing
BSc, PGCE

Simon graduated with a first class degree before working for the Space and Finance industries as a Senior Software Engineer and Architect. He then taught Maths and Computer Science for many years, most recently at Poole Grammar School. As Head of Computing at Canford, he is constantly developing academic Computing & Computer Science. He also teaches Mathematics, runs the Coding Club, helps to run Sailing and DofE, and is interested in cycling, both road and mountain, windsurfing, sailing and most outdoor adventuures.

Nick Baugniet

Head of Academic PE, Computing
BA (Ed) Physical Education (Exeter University)

Nick Baugniet joined Canford in 1997 as Director of Physical Education, having previously taught in both England and Australia. He has a degree in PE from Exeter University, teaches A Level PE and Shell Computing, and coaches teams in a variety of sports.

He plays the guitar and enjoys mountain walking. He is married to Gill and has two teenage sons.