Cordwalles proudly employs a wide range highly qualified and dedicated staff to ensure a solid foundation for your son’s life.

  • Deputy Head: Portfolio Boarding & Grade 5 Class Teacher

    Brendan Bailey

    Brendan was born in Pietermaritzburg in 1966 and completed his schooling at Maritzburg College in 1984. He was involved in cricket, rugby and...
  • Head of Department: Senior Primary & Grade 6 & 7 English Teacher

    Phillippa Lowe

    Phillippa matriculated at Girls High School in Pietermaritzburg. She studied at Edgewood Teachers’ Training College and Natal College of...
  • Head of Department: Pre-Primary (Inky) & Head of Department: Junior Primary & Grade 1 Class Teacher

    Derryn Odell

    Derryn was born in Pietermaritzburg and schooled at Pietermaritzburg Girls High School. She studied at Edgewood College of Education where...
  • Grade 4 Class Teacher & Head of Pastoral Care

    Denise Dedekind

    Denise is married to Kurt and they have two sons who are both Cordies Old Boys. Brian is working at Deloitte’s in Johannesburg and Michael...