Sami Michael

Sami Michael

Director of Junior Years and Admissions, Whitgift School
Biography

Sami Michael has worked for over ten years in the independent sector. He is Director of Junior Years and Admissions at Whitgift School, a leading independent boys’ day and boarding school in Surrey. Sami has overall responsibility for all admissions entry points offered at Whitgift – 10+, 11+, 13+ and 16+. He also has strategic pastoral oversight of Years 6, 7 and 8 to ensure continuity of care and development for students as they commence their school careers. Sami enjoys teaching his specialist subject, English, and is also trained both as a Designated Safeguarding Lead and in Mental Health First Aid. He studied English and Related Literature at the University of York before entering teaching.