Welcome Simon

New Deputy Headmaster, Head of Secondary School at Brighton Grammar

We welcome Simon Angus who has been appointed Deputy Headmaster and Head of Secondary School at Brighton Grammar, commencing this term. 

Simon comes to BGS from Christ Church Grammar School, a leading independent boys’ school in Perth, where he was Deputy Headmaster and Head of Senior School.  

Originally from Melbourne, he holds a Master of Education, Bachelor of Education (Secondary) and a Bachelor of Science (Mathematics and Physics) from Monash University. 

Simon brings to Brighton Grammar a wealth of experience and expertise in the education of boys. He has held leadership positions at a number of Australia’s top independent schools including The Hutchins School in Tasmania and Melbourne Grammar School, as well as at Eton House International School in China. 

“As a leader, Simon is an excellent communicator and has a collaborative and engaging approach with boys, parents and staff,” Headmaster Ross Featherston said.  

“He has a genuine warmth and interest in developing strong relationships with families, enjoys being amongst the students and takes great pride in knowing the boys by name.”  

“We look forward to welcoming Simon, his wife Emily and their three sons to the BGS community,” he said.