Matthew Shoults has been Headmaster of Notting Hill and Ealing High School since 2017. He studied Classics at Worcester College, Oxford, and after graduation he spent two years in the Civil Service before teaching called. He began his career teaching Classics at KCS Wimbledon, also immersing himself in music, sport and other activities. He moved to North London Collegiate to be Head of Classics in 2004, becoming Academic Deputy Head in 2010 and Senior Deputy Head two years later. He is a keen musician (violinist and singer), mountain walker and runner.