Gemma Mathews (Handford 2008–2010)

Teaching Assistant at a London prep school
Gemma Mathews

Which A Levels did you study?

I studied French, Italian, and Geography.

If you went to university, where did you go and what did you study? If you didn’t go to university, what did you do instead?

I went to the University of Bath and studied Modern Languages (French & Italian) and European Studies.

What are you doing now and what plans do you have for the future?

I work as a teaching assistant in a London prep school and also as a tutor. 

What influence has Lancing College had on your life?

A huge one! I absolutely loved my time at Lancing and it will always be a big part of my life.

Which hobbies or interests did you pick up during your time at Lancing?

I have continued my love of sport and languages.

Which OL activities have you taken part in since you left?

I have attended OL sports events, OL Christmas carol services and OL drinks in London.

What advice would you give to a new pupil who is about to start at Lancing?

Take advantage of all of the opportunities; throw yourself into Lancing life and just enjoy being at a wonderful school in the most beautiful place.