Principal and CEO

NICK PROWSE Principal and CEO of Sherborne Qatar

B.Ed. (Hons) Cheltenham & Gloucester College – UK Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Buckingham University UK- 2016

The first Headmaster of Sherborne Qatar, he is married to Beccy and has three young children. A specialist in PE and Geography, his first job was in insurance where he rose to the rank of Life Inspector. Nick started his teaching career at York House School, Watford, where he coached rugby, athletics and football and taught years 3 and 4. Then he became Head of Boarding at Framlingham College Junior School, teaching mathematics in years 3, 5, 7 and 8 and science to year 6. In 2002 he then became Head of Boarding and a Housemaster at the Pilgrims School, Winchester, the famous feeder school of, among others, Winchester College, Eton College and Sherborne School. He is a member of IAPS, a major association of British Prep Schools. In February 2016 Nick completed his Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Buckingham University UK and he is an FRSA.


Preparatory School Headmaster

Nick Fawcett, B. Ed. (Hons) Bradford University

Nick has been at Sherborne Qatar Prep School for six years and he has been Headmaster for the last two years. Previously Nick was Deputy Head here, following on from Deputy Headship at Moorlands Independent Prep School in the UK. He taught in the UAE from 2003-2005. Nick enjoys playing and coaching sport. He has recently begun running, raising money for the school’s charity United World Schools, completing marathons and ultra-marathons. Nick is married with 2 children at the Prep school.

Deputy Head

Nadira Rahman, BSc Hons Psychology (De Montfort University), GTP in Primary Education (Leicester University)

Nadira completed the Graduate Teacher Programme at Granby Primary School in Leicester where she also secured her first teaching post. In her nine years there, she taught across Key Stage 2, as well as having school-wide responsibility through her role as SENCo. Following this, Nadira enjoyed six years at Kingswood Primary Academy in Northamptonshire, initially as a Year 6 teacher then as Deputy Head. In addition to this role, she was the Key Stage 2 Leader as well as the Subject Leader for English. In 2017, Nadira moved to Qatar to teach at Doha British School where she also held the post of Progress Leader for Year 3. Nadira enjoys reading, baking and doing Pilates. She also enjoys watching Marvel films with her husband and their 12 year old son.

Assistant Headmaster

Richard Williams, B.Ed. The College of St Paul’s & St Mary’s, Cheltenham

Richard has taught at Haslemere Preparatory School, Surrey, at Clayesmore Preparatory School in Dorset and, most recently, at Norman Court Preparatory School near Salisbury, where he was Deputy Headmaster for fourteen years. He has been at Sherborne Qatar since the school opened in 2009. A keen sportsman, he is a former county athlete. He enjoys singing and was a Lay Clerk of the Brecon Cathedral Choir and he is a Lay Steward of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. He is married to Gail who also teaches in the Prep School and he has two children in the school.

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