Canford places literacy at the heart of learning, Head of English, Richard Redwood, recommends inspiring reads for 16 year olds and the Canford library launches new systems to keep Canford Covid-secure.
Rikki studied English and Theatre Studies at Warwick University and since then has taught Drama in various schools directing nearly 100 plays and musicals during that time. Rikki is also a sports fan, particularly cricket, rugby and football - although he spends most of this time being frustrated by the various teams he supports.
Helen has returned to Canford after a year of teaching Drama at The Portsmouth Grammar School. Having graduated from The University of Exeter, Helen joined Canford in 2015 as a Graduate Assistant where she made quite an impact; getting involved in a number of different areas of school life including drama, sport, CCF and boarding. After only a short time away, Helen is delighted to be returning to Canford as a Teacher of Drama and is looking forward to completing her teacher training over the next few years.