The Staff

RICHARD & AMANDA BOWER

Richard and Amanda arrived at Sauveterre in January 2015 with their two young sons, Freddie and Ben. Having grown up in France himself, Richard loves helping all who come to Sauveterre immerse themselves in French language and life. He comes from a Maths background, having previously taught at The Hall School in London and Moulsford in Oxfordshire. Amanda has experience in the travel and publishing industries, as well as being a child mentor, and her role at the Château as Head of Boarding is to oversee all of the pastoral and medical care for the children, as well as Learning Support. The Bower family throughly enjoy their jobs and lives at Sauveterre, and of course, Martine's legendary cooking!

EDDIE STACCHINI

Assistant du Directeur. Eddie joined the Sauveterre staff from a career in photographic journalism. He is also a drum teacher and has relentless energy in all the sporting activities. M. Stacchini's team rarely lose in a 'Wide Game', and it has been rumoured he can often last the whole term without being beaten at babyfoot...

 

MEGAN BREALY Casey's wife, Megan, will be leading up the team of Gappies on the boarding side of life here in France. As a keen sportswoman, she will be inspiring the children to try their hands at new activities, and is very keen to play some Handball with M. Pujol.

MEGAN BREALY

Casey's wife, Megan, will be leading up the team of Gappies on the boarding side of life here in France. As a keen sportswoman, she will be inspiring the children to try their hands at new activities, and is very keen to play some Handball with M. Pujol.

CASEY BREALY

Deputy Head of Boarding. Having grown up in Queensland, Australia, Casey joins the Sauveterre team in 2017 having worked as an English Teacher, rugby coach and houseparent in Australia. Along with Megan, he is thoroughly looking forward to immersing himself into French language and culture and with a rugby background will soon feel at home in the sport's spiritual home.

ANNABEL WESTACOTT Annabel is the school secretary and joined the Sauveterre team in 2016, She is a wonderful help to staff, parents and children in the office and around the Château in general. Annabel has lived in the Gers with her 2 boys and husband for almost a decade, so is a fantastic source of knowledge for parents for weekend trips and places to eat. 

ANNABEL WESTACOTT

Annabel is the school secretary and joined the Sauveterre team in 2016, She is a wonderful help to staff, parents and children in the office and around the Château in general. Annabel has lived in the Gers with her 2 boys and husband for almost a decade, so is a fantastic source of knowledge for parents for weekend trips and places to eat.