Mrs KL McSwiggan
BA, Reading University, Deputy Head (Pastoral), Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)
Having read German and Russian at Reading University, Karen obtained her PGCE in Modern Languages at Exeter University before teaching in the maintained sector for two years. Karen came to King’s as Head of German in 1991 and was housemistress of Meynell House from 1995 – 2003. Karen joined the Senior Management Team in 1998 as Senior Mistress and became Deputy Head (Pupils) in 2003.
Her interests include music (she is presently learning to play the clarinet), reading and cooking.