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St John's C of E Middle School Academy



Chair of Governors
Mrs Julie Foy

Headteacher (CEO The Spire Learning Trust)
Mr. Geraint Roberts

Head of School / Schools Direct Executive
Mrs Alison Elwell

Deputy Headteacher
Mr Kevin Medway 

Assistant Headteacher
Mr. Hanson Cheuk

Assistant Headteacher
Mr. Richard Upwood

Director of ITT + Early Years Support
Derval Carey-Jenkins 

Year 5 

 Head of Year
Mr. D. Owen

Room Teacher
Room 1  
Room 2 Miss S. Watts
Room 3  Miss E. Taylor
Room 4 Ms M. Jarvis
Room 5 Mrs C. Woodward
Room 6 Mr L. Hall

Year 6 

 Head of Year
Mrs C. Hirons

Room Teacher
Room 7  
Room 8  Miss K. Devey
Room 9 Mr. G. Monaghan
Room 10  Miss S. Young
Room 11 Mr. M. Cowdrey
Room 17 Miss K. North

Year 7 

 Head of Year
Mr. K. Hirst

Room Teacher
Room 12 Mr. C. Silvester
Room 13 Mrs M. Mosseri
Room 14 Mr. M. Ridge
Room 15 Mr. J. Swain
Room 16 Mr. A. Meehan
Lab 2 Dr. J. Dowler

Year 8 

 Head of Year
Ms R. Bourne

Room Teacher
Room 18 Miss K. Taylor
Room 19 Mrs J. Davenport
Room 20 Miss R. Sedgwick
Room 21 Miss N. Birmingham
Lab 1 Mr. M. Field

Additional Staff 

Miss C. Russell Mrs J. Chambers
  Mr. D. McEvilly
Mr.L. Luijk Mr. N. Price
Mrs V. Norris Mrs C. Reynolds

Departmental Heads 

Department Teacher
Head of English Miss S. Pemberton
Head of Art Mrs J. Davenport
Head of Geography Mr. K. Hirst
Head of Music Miss C. Russell
Head of Spiritual & Social Education (SSE) Mrs C. Woodward
Head of Maths Mrs L. Moyle
Head of DT Mr. A. Meehan
Head of History Mr. D. McEvilly
Head of Science Mr. M. Field
Head of French Mrs M. Mosseri
Head of ICT Mr. H. Cheuk
Head of PE Miss N. Birmingham
Educational Visits Co-Ordinator
Staff Health and Safety Representative
Mr. R. Upwood


Mrs A. Elwell (Head of School) Mr. G. Roberts (Headteacher)
Mrs J. Gagen - Safeguarding Administrator  Mr. K. Medway (Deputy Headteacher)

Pupil Premium Support Teacher 

Miss C. Reynolds Mrs J. Chambers
Mr. N. Price Mrs S. Armstrong
Mrs L. Morrell Mr. L. Luijk

Support & SEN 

Mr. D. McEvilly


Support Assistants

Ms A. Southall

Mrs S. Broom

Ms A.Buckley


Ms S. Henderson

Miss E. Siobhan-Jude

Mrs M. Abraham


Miss A. Blackburn

Mrs C. Scarratt

Miss E. Smith


Mr. P. Hirons

Mrs P. Fearon

Mrs J. Jennings



Mrs J. Bafeltowska
(Science/DT )



Health and Safety Officer

Mrs A. Salsano

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Officer
Mr. R. Upwood


Extended Services 

Extended Services Manager/TA
Mrs C. Scarratt


Extended Services Staff
Mrs J. Bafeltowska Ms C. Cranston
Mrs S. Broome Ms E. Smith
Miss A. Blackburn Ms A. Southall


IT Manager
Mr. S. Chadwick

Office Administrators 

Role Staff
Office Manager/PA to Headteacher Mrs J. Perrey
Admissions Officer Mrs J. Gagen
Office Administrator Mrs J. Gittings
Office Administrator/Attendance Officer Mrs J. Martin
Office Administrator/Cover Mrs E. Kolb
Office Administrator Miss L. Perrey
Finance Officer Mrs P. Adams
Finance Assistant Mrs N. Wallace
Finance Assistant Mrs D. Walker

Site Manager 

Site Manager
Mr. S. Reeves

Kitchen Staff 

Role Staff
Manager Mrs D. Marshall
Assistant Manager Mrs T. Salisbury
Kitchen Assistant Miss N. Williams

Lunchtime Supervisors 

Lunchtime Supervisors
Mrs J. Ashmore Mrs E.Rowland Mrs K. Chinn Mrs C. Cranston
Mrs A. Chance Miss E. Smith Mrs S. Harvey