Meet the Team

  • Headteacher
    • Mr Millar

      Mr Millar is the Headteacher of The Howard School, having joined in April 2016. Prior to this he built up a wealth of experience across a number of schools in the state sector, including mixed, single sex, comprehensive, selective and non-selective settings. He is passionate about raising aspirations and ensuring everyone has high expectations, so that all students receive the same opportunities regardless of their backgrounds or starting points.

      Mr Millar is a serving Ofsted Inspector and Local Leader of Education, and has a Masters degree in Education Management.

      Mr Millar
  • Deputy Headteacher
    • Mr Cottam

      Mr Cottam has extensive experience of school improvement and behaviour management being pivotal in the transformation of The Howard School, then seconded to Silverbank Park as Headteacher followed by leading on school to school support with the Medway Teaching School Alliance. Mr Cottam completed his NPQH in 2006 and completed the Tribal four day Ofsted Training which has been put to good use in whole school reviews of other schools. He recently had a spell as Acting Headteacher of the Howard School alongside Miss Reid.

      Mr Cottam
  • Assistant Headteacher
    • Mr Johal

      Mr Johal is the Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Behaviour for Learning.

      Mr Johal
    • Ms Moore

      Ms Moore is the Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Curriculum and Assessment.

      Ms Moore
    • Ms Neech

      Ms Neech is the Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Teaching and Learning.

    • Ms Parish

      Ms Parish is the Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Inclusion and Community.

      Ms Parish
    • Ms Samuels

      Ms Samuels is the Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Raising Standards in KS4.