Primary Faculty

Claire Brigham

Head of Primary/Early Years Coordinator

17 years at Simba International School

"By doing what you love, you inspire and awaken the love of learning in others. I believe everyone has a superhero inside them, waiting to be discovered!"

Early Years

Miss Chantal Bouverie

Prep 2 Class teacher

3 years at Simba International School

"I love teaching because it is so rewarding and there's never a dull moment with the little ones!"

Memory C Hamakowa

Prep 2 Class Teacher

1 year at Simba International school

"I have been teaching for 11 years and I love my little munchkins because they bring so much joy and every day is unique. They look up to me as they role model."

Mrs. Jessy Kabwesha

Prep 2 Assistant Teacher

27 years with Simba International School

"l love being with the early years, to give high standards and care as we build good foundation for them!"

Miss Memory Mutumba

Prep 2 Assistant Teacher

3 years with Simba International School

"I love children and I enjoy teaching; I really feel its not only a profession but a calling."

Mrs. Mabel Kazilimani

Prep 3 Class Teacher

11 years at teaching at Simba International School

"Teaching children is my passion and calling that fulfils my life!"

Anna Brigham

Prep 3 Class Teacher

1 year at Simba International School

"I am passionate about evolving technology into everyday school situations. I love having the opportunity to further my learning and be creative with the younger members of our community!"

Mrs. Susan Banda

Prep 3 Assistant Teacher

34 years at Simba International School

"I love teaching and enjoy being with the children!"

Ms. Bwalya Mutale

Prep 3 Assistant teacher

1 year at Simba International School

"I love to teach because I enjoy being around kids and I love to see them progress in all areas."

Miss Lumbiwe Manyoni

Prep 2 & 3 Assistant Teacher

1 year at Simba International School

"I enjoy being surrounded by kids because I have a passion for them."

Lower Primary

Mrs. Virginia Kazembe Phiri

Grade One Class Teacher English & Social Studies

33 years with Simba International School

"The best moment of my job is when l hear a child confidently exclaim, 'l can do this!' "

Mrs. Dipti Gupta

Grade 1 Class Teacher Mathematics & Science

3 years with Simba International School.

"The unconditional love of children helps me make a positive contribution in bringing out best in their overall development."

Ms. Naomi Chipman

Grade 1 Teaching Assistant/Art teacher

4 years with Simba International School

"Being an educator allows me to keep learning and growing in knowledge."

Mrs. Mary Dongo

Tau Boarding House Parent & Grade 1 assistant

16 years with Simba International School

"I have worked with kids all my life and love watching them develop, become educated as they grow."

Mrs. Vainess Mulenga.

Grade 2 Class Teacher

18 years with Simba International School

"I love teaching because working with children gives me joy."

Mrs. Ireen Mazuba

Grade 2 Class Teacher

7 years with Simba International School

"I chose to be a teacher because teaching is not just a profession, it is a mission. Children, like clay are moulded and shaped by the hands of a teacher. I have the ability to make a difference."

Ms. Tanaka Marebesa

Grade 2 Teaching Assistant

7 years with Simba International School

"I love to teach because it challenges me to grow and make a difference in the lives of the students."

Mrs. Margaret Mumpangwe

Grade 3 Class Teacher

Mathematics & Science

10 years with Simba International School.

"I love the diversity in the students way of learning. We learn and grow together."

Mrs. Abby Temfwe

Lower Primary Coordinator

Grade 3 Class Teacher

English & Social Studies

5 years with Simba International School

"One thing I love about teaching is helping students through the process of developing learning curiosity and deeper level thinking skills because the transformation from September to July is both fascinating and inspiring."

Miss Chipo Mushanga

Grade 3 Teaching Assistant

First year at Simba International School

"When one teaches, two learn!"

Upper Primary

Mabel Chiyaka

Grade 4 Class Teacher

15 years with Simba International School

" I love teaching because I am always filled with great joy when I witness a child's success."

Miss Patricia Renaux

Grade 4 Class Teacher

37 years with Simba International School

"The wonder and excitement on children's faces when they have learnt something new; this is what makes teaching worthwhile for me."


Mr. Edward Zulu

Grade 5 Class Teacher Science & Mathematics

6First year at Simba International School

"Teaching gives me an opportunity to help learners develop their inner abilities into reality."

Ms. Michana Nachilya

Grade 5 Class Teacher English & Social Studies

3 years with Simba International School

"I love teaching as it inspires me to be a better person because I have learned to be more patient, kind and persistent. Seeing children do better because I helped makes me feel great!"

Mr. Mazuba Michael

Grade 6 Class Teacher Science, Mathematics & Art

7 years with Simba International School

"I love teaching because I enjoy helping shape little minds. I find satisfaction in my work when my students begin to make connections between what they learn in the classroom and real life situations."

Ms. Nongiwe Jere

Grade 6 Class Teacher English & Social Studies

3 years with Simba International School

"The light that goes on in a child's eyes when they get a concept and the confidence that comes with this knowledge; knowing I have a hand in shaping young minds into confident adults are a few of the many joys I find in teaching."


Learning Support

Sasha Beukman

Learning Support Coordinator

6 years at Simba International School

"Teaching learners that everyone has talents and that with perseverance, all things are attainable."

Mr. Chilufya Kabwesha.

Learning Support Teacher

3 years with Simba International School

"I fell in love with teaching when I saw the positive impact of a teacher on a child. We shape their thoughts and actions. The kindness we give these children is the change I want to see in the world."

Primary Specialist Subjects

Mr. Jacob Sichamba

Physical Education Teacher

1 year at Simba International School

"Physical Education brings about a healthy lifestyle; this makes me enjoy being a teacher so as to help students keep fit."

Mr. Gregory Phiri

Physical Education Teacher

First year at Simba International School

"The joy I have when my students develop new skills, team work, discipline, physical fitness and respect for each other is the reason I love teaching."

Miss Judi Muzeya

Swimming Coach

First year at Simba International School

"I love teaching Swimming as a life skill. Seeing the children progress in the water, as well as having loads of fun makes me happy! It's the little things that warm my heart; working with children and just seeing them smile!."

Ms. Sindama Nkhata

Librarian

16 years with Simba International School

"I love providing a fun and exciting environment for the children!"

Mademoiselle Tina E Sika

Primary School French Teacher

3 years with Simba International School

"I love teaching French Language because it gives me an opportunity to give equal attention to individual students!"

Mr. Evans Chola

Primary Music Teacher

1 year with Simba International School

"Children enjoy learning the subject because it's practical and I am passionate about teaching it!"

Mr. Chali Lunda

ICT Teacher

5 years with Simba International School

"I am very passionate about my subject because it makes me think outside the box. My mind is not limited to the same ideas but always looking forward to invent new things; I am that living example to the learners."


Mrs. Grace Phiri

6 years with Simba International School

DT and Food Science Teacher - Upper Primary

"I enjoy imparting practical skills to all my learners."