AMADEUS International School Vienna
Co-acting Head / Head of Secondary School
For nineteen years Leo Thompson has educated children in Austria, the UAE, and the UK, spending five years leading a secondary school in Oman. Leo is dedicated to creating focused and caring learning communities that develop the ‘whole child’ and empower them to be successful. He is an experienced English and TOK teacher, as well as the proud father of two active twin boys. He has completed the PTC International School Leadership Certificate and has a BA in Modern English Studies and a Masters in Creative Writing and New Media. He is currently finishing a Masters in Education and Leadership at Bath University.
Co-acting Head / Head of Primary School
Martha Ross has professional experience as an international educator in England, Italy, Hong Kong and now Austria. She believes in creating appropriate learning contexts for international students and teachers to inquire and learn together. Martha is a life long learner and has focused her academic research on intercultural competencies in international education. Student well being is a priority and a focus on educating the whole child.
Head of Business and Finance
Alexandra Gruber gained her Master’s degree in Musicology and began her career in Music Libraries and Archives in Austria and England organising exhibitions and publications. Before receiving her accountancy qualifications she worked for the Niederösterreich Government in music school Management. She therefore brings her passion for music education and business to AMADEUS Vienna, and leads the Business Office in providing sound financial management and effective support services.
We welcome the opportunity for prospective students and their families to visit AMADEUS Vienna and learn more about our unique programme and inspiring school environment.