Senior Leadership Team & Heads of School

Mr Jonathan Moise-Souch

Langford Budville
Head Of School - Langford Budville | Designated Safeguarding Lead
Additional Roles:

Jonathan Moise-Souch, a seasoned primary educator with a rich tapestry of teaching experience, including leading both Key Stage One and Two in different schools. His passion for outdoor learning, commitment to STEM education, and his dynamic leadership style make him an asset to the Moorland Federation community.

Academic Qualifications and Career Highlights:

  • Degrees and Certifications: Jonathan holds a BA (Hons), a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), and a National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership (NPQSL). His educational background demonstrates a deep commitment to teaching and leadership in education.
  • Experienced Primary Educator: Jonathan has taught across the primary age spectrum, which provides him with a unique perspective on student growth and development.
  • Professional Athlete Background: Prior to his teaching career, Jonathan was a professional athlete in Equestrianism, working for an Olympic Event rider. This sporting experience brings an additional dynamic to his role in education.

Jonathan's passion for outdoor learning is central to his teaching philosophy, believing that hands-on practical learning opportunities significantly enhance students' engagement and understanding.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Head of School at Langford Budville C of E Primary School: As part of the Senior Leadership team for The Moorland Federation, Jonathan excels in his role as Head of School, providing both educational and administrative leadership.
  • Maths Lead across the Federation: His deep interest in Maths has led him to oversee this critical subject area across the federation, ensuring robust and engaging Maths education for all students.
  • Designated Safeguarding Lead: In his role as a Designated Safeguarding Lead, Jonathan plays a pivotal part in ensuring the safety and well-being of students across the school.

Jonathan's love for travelling and exploring mirrors his approach to education, always keen to discover and share the wonderful opportunities our world has to offer with his students. His dedication, unique experiences, and leadership make Jonathan Moise-Souch a cherished member of the Moorland Federation team.

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Our team of educators and specialist staff leading the way

Our Senior Leadership Team

Our team of Leader creating and inclusive and diverse workforce dedicated to delivering excellence

Mrs Naomi Philp
Executive Headteacher for the Moorland Federation | Designated Federation Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Lizi Pravato
Federation Business Manager | Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Helen Hickman
Federation Business Manager | Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Our team of educators and specialist staff leading the way

Central Business Administration

Our Central Business Administration team support the Moorland Federation and our Executive Head

Mrs Rosy Arch
Central Business Administrator | PA to Executive Head | Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Our team of educators and specialist staff leading the way

Heads of School

Our team of educators leading the schools in our federation

Mr Paul James
Head Of School - Dunster | Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Nicky Stenner
Head of School - Exford | Designated Safeguarding Lead


Mrs Jo Smith
Head of School - St Dubricius | Designated Safeguarding Lead


Mrs Alison Blackmore
Head Of School - Cutcombe | Designated Safeguarding Lead


Mrs Carys Barnett
Head Of School - Dulverton Juniors & All Saints | Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mr Jonathan Moise-Souch
Head Of School - Langford Budville | Designated Safeguarding Lead

Mrs Angela Hall
Head of School - Timberscombe | Designated Safeguarding Lead


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