Ms Laura Claridge

Assistant Principal FS & Key Stage 1


Laura has a broad teaching experience having taught in all primary key stages from the Foundation stage to Key stage 2. She graduated from Canterbury Christchurch University in 2006 with a BA Hons in Primary education, specialising in Maths and History. Laura began her teaching career teaching in a small public school in South East London.

In 2013 Laura moved to Dubai where she worked in another Gems school for 8 years before joining GNS in 2021. Laura has held a number of leadership positions including Primary Assessment Leader, Head of FS2, Head of Year 1 and Associate Assistant Principal. She is excited to be joining the senior leadership team at GNS next academic year. 

“I am passionate about school improvement and I am excited to support GNS with its continuing success.”