Purcell School headmaster steps down2:47, 28th November 2017
Stephen Yeo is to step down as headmaster of the Purcell School at the end of this term ‘to pursue other opportunities’.
A statement from the School confirmed that Dr Bernard Trafford would take charge from the New Year while the institution looked for Yeo’s replacement.
Yeo assumed the position in January 2016, succeeding David Thomas. Before joining the Purcell School, Yeo was head of Exeter Cathedral School for four years; he had previously held positions at the Lyndhurst School, Camberley; Bedales School; King Edward VI Handsworth School, Birmingham; and St Elphin’s School, Matlock.