We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Dominic Findlay as new Warden of Llandovery College commencing in September of this year.
A graduate from Exeter University, Mr Findlay is married to Sarah and has two children Will and Tor, the former studying at Loughborough University and the latter soon to be studying at Durham.
Mr Findlay has been a Headmaster for 14 years in two schools, the latter being at Langley School in Norfolk. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of developing rural recruitment, gaining membership of HMC, innovative sporting partnerships, quality boarding and pastoral care and outstanding Teaching and Learning practices. Very much a ‘people person’, Mr Findlay is passionate about positive outcomes both within and outside the classroom for all pupils.
Mr Findlay’s hobbies include all sports especially rugby, cricket and hockey, also travel, not to mention walking their springer spaniel Fraser!
During the forthcoming Trinity term, Mr Findlay is planning to make a number of visits to the College which will allow him the opportunity to meet with current, prospective and past pupils, parents and staff.
Of his appointment, Mr Findlay said: “I am hugely excited about being given the opportunity to lead Llandovery College into its next stage of development. On my recent short visits, I have been made to feel very welcome by the wonderful community both at the College and surrounding area. The College has an incredible heritage which I am keen to build upon, alongside providing outstanding opportunities for all its students within the beautiful setting of the Brecon Beacons.” He added: “Edrych ymlaen at ddyfodol positif.”
We look forward to welcoming Mr Findlay and his family to Llandovery College. “Croeso cynnes i chi a’r teulu!”