Admissions Team

Mr Stephen Richards

Head of Admissions and Marketing

Stephen joined Southbank in January 2019 from Singapore.  Originally from the UK, he has lived and worked across Asia for the last 16 years.  Recently, he has worked within the Education sector for various International IB Schools where he has developed and implemented marketing & admission strategies for both new school launches as well and re-branding campaigns.  Stephen holds a BA (Hons) in Business with Marketing specialisation and is a Diploma member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

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Ms Alexandra Pearce-Crump

Admissions Manager

Alexandra joined the admissions team in July 2017. Alexandra has a BA Honours Degree in Modern Languages from from the University of Birmingham and during her third year of study she lived and studied in France, Spain and Italy. After graduating she taught English in Spain and then went on to work and travel in Australia for a year. Prior to joining Southbank, Alexandra worked in international student recruitment, admissions and marketing at an international school in Cambridge.

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English, Spanish, French, Italian

Ms Jennie Leighton

Senior Admissions and Marketing Officer

Jennie joined the Admissions Team at Southbank in January 2016. Jennie has a Master’s Degree in Gender Studies and a BA Joint Honours Degree in Sociology and Cultural Studies, both awarded by the University of Sussex. Prior to her employment at Southbank, Jennie worked at a media company in Brighton as a Digital Marketing Executive.

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Ms Nikki Majekodunmi

Admissions Assistant

Nikki has recently joined the admissions team in March 2018 after completing her MA in Human Rights and Cultural Diversity and BA Hons in History at the University of Essex. She has extensive experience in customer service, with a particular interest in the education sector. Nikki was raised in London, spending time regularly in Nigeria, France and Norway.      

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Contact the Team
Tel +44 (0)20 7243 3803