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The Partnership between our two schools enables us to share staff, resources and responsibilities.

The Strategic Leadership Team (SLT) comprises of:

Andrew Aalders-Dunthorne Principal and CEO
Jo Jacobs Academy Head, St Edmund's
Susie Collins  Head of School, Mendham
Liz Frere-Smith Finance and HR Manager

Principal and CEO:

Andrew Aalders-Dunthorne BSc (Hons) FInstLM MInstAT PGCE

Class Teachers:

Ms Jo Jacobs BSC (Open) Academy Head, St Edmund's
Miss Susie Collins B.Ed (Hons) Academy Head, Mendham
Mrs Claire Tilley B.A. (Hons) Class Teacher
Mrs Lakeisha Mansfield PGCE Class Teacher
Miss Helen Pearce B.A (Hons) Class Teacher
Mrs Katy Last B.Ed (Hons) Class Teacher
Mrs Janet Koralambe B.A. (Hons) Music Specialist Teacher
Mrs Aimee Tilley Sports Teacher
Mrs Nicola Jones B.A. (Hons) Early Years Practitioner
Mrs Kathy Brooke B.A. (Hons) Special Eductional Needs & Disability Coordinator

Teaching Assistants:

Mrs Tanya Gladwin Teaching Assistant
Mrs Julie Thompson Teaching Assistant, Librarian
Mrs Sally Nightingale Teaching Assistant
Miss Sarah Hardy Teaching Assistant
Mr Andrew Lamoureux Learning Support Assistant
Mrs Kim Riding Teaching Assistant
Mrs Lucy Davies Special Needs Learning Support Assistant
Mrs Sarah Stephenson Teaching Assistant
Mrs Jane Thompson Learning Support Assistant
Miss Katie Wollatt Teaching Assistant Apprentice
Mr Cameron Hopkinson Sports Teaching Assistant Apprentice

Non-Teaching Support Staff:

Mrs Lorraine Hart Secretary
Mrs Julie Rogers Office Manager
Mrs Caroline Pearson MSA/ESC Assistant
Mrs Carla Ford MSA 
Miss Kathlyn Evans ESC Assistant
Mrs Emma Cane ESC Assistant
Mr Lewis Craig ESC Assistant
Mr Ioannis Charvalias Caretaker
Mrs Maria Smith Cleaner
Mrs Karen Rose Cook
Mrs Gemma Collins Cook