Head of Chinese: Gabriella Belcher

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Gabriella was born and educated in Taiwan where she started her teaching career with young offenders in a remand centre. She then taught Chinese at an international school in Hong Kong before completing her PGCE in Modern Languages at Sheffield University followed by a Masters degree in Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition at the University of Oxford.

She has taught in state comprehensive schools in the UK and international schools in Hong Kong. Her interests include hiking, badminton, ping pong and baking. She is married to Lloyd who is a sports photographer and film maker. They have a daughter at the College.