Preshute Housemaster

Scott Hawthorn

Scott became Housemaster of Preshute in 2019. He earned a Chemistry Honours degree at KwaZulu-Natal University in South Africa and obtained QTS through a graduate programme at the John O’Gaunt Community Technology College in Hungerford, where he taught Chemistry, Biology and Physics and was Head of Year 7.

Scott joined Marlborough in September 2005. He teaches in the Chemistry Department and was RHT in C3. In 2012, he and his family became founding members of Marlborough College Malaysia. During his five years there, he was Housemaster of two boys’ houses.

He coaches hockey and swimming, was involved in the College’s Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Award and was Head of Outreach.

Scott enjoys squash, mountain walking, running and playing golf (badly!). He is married to Vivien, who works in Learning Support and is actively involved in life at Preshute. They have three children.