Our Staff

Declan Jones

Principal Designate

Mr Jones is a head teacher with an enviable track record who is deeply rooted in the values and ethos of Haberdashers’ Aske’s schools. During his ten years as Principal of Hatcham College, Mr Jones has steered that school successfully through four Ofsted inspections maintaining and strengthening the quality of provision reported on each occasion. He also has extensive experience of opening and growing schools, having supervised the growth of the College into an all through school with the incorporation of Hatcham Temple Grove in 2008 and more recently with the opening of the Hatcham Temple Grove Free School in 2013. That school was also judged outstanding by Ofsted in 2015. Mr Jones is also Deputy CEO of the Federation, a role which gives him responsibility for staff talent management across the Federation and the development the Atlas Teaching School Alliance.

Tien Wilde

Vice Principal Designate

Mrs Wilde has a lot of experience working within Haberdashers’ Aske’s Federation and has taught across primary and secondary phases at Hatcham College. She has held leadership positions in both primary and secondary phases with her most recent position as Vice Principal responsible for Learning and Progress at Hatcham College.