Come and meet the staff at our school!
Ryan Kilby - Chair of the Proprietary Body & Director of Education, BA (Hons) Primary Education (Physical Ed) QTS, NPQSL, NPQH
Ryan worked for 5 years in main stream school and then worked in the local Pupil Referral Unit for 3 years before joining Meadow View in 2012.
Jonathan Read - Proprietor, BA (Hons), PGCE, NPQH
Before starting Meadow View Farm School, Jonathan worked as the head teacher of a 5-14 short stay school catering for up to 60 children. He has worked in specialised BESD settings for the last 20 years and prior to this was a SENCo in a mainstream school.
Jayne Riley - Proprietor, BEd (Hons)
Before starting Meadow View Farm School, Jayne was the deputy head/SENCo in the same 5-14 short stay school. She worked in that setting for 7 years and prior to this was a teacher and middle manager in a mainstream primary school. She has also led a number of subjects including, literacy, ICT and PSHE.
Katie Simpson - Head Teacher and SENCo - BEd (Hons) Primary Education, QTS, NASEN, NPQH
Katie completed a 4 year BEd in Plymouth before relocating back to the Midlands. She then taught in mainstream for 9 years before joining at Meadow View Farm School in 2016.
Ben Long - Deputy Head Teacher, BA (Hons) Primary Education (Physical Ed), QTS, NPQSL
Ben worked in mainstream for 9 years before joining Meadow View Farm School in 2016.
Vanessa Cooper, Business Manager. MCIPD, DSBM
Vanessa has worked in Business Admin and Human Resources for the past 15 years and brings a depth of experience to the team. She will usually be the first person you speak to when you call the school.
Debra Hewitt- SENCo
Michelle Joyce -Family Support Worker
Deb Peel- Class Teacher
Jess Markley- Class Teacher
Lucy Norton- Class Teacher
Natalie Whittaker- Class Teacher & Curriculum Lead
Megan Smith- Class Teacher
Zenobia Naylor- Instructor
Jess Blake- Instructor
Charlie Dyson-Baxter- Teaching Assistant
Emily Welsh- Teaching Assistant
Katie Braidley- Teaching Assistant
Megan Bennett- Teaching Assistant
Jules Barwick- Teaching Assistant
Carla Hamilton- Teacher Assistant
Jemma Hurren- Teaching Assistant
Ruth Derry- Teaching Assistant
Katie Thompson- Teaching Assistant
Tamsin Ferrara-Mather- Teaching Assistant
Helen Armitage-Mitchell- Teaching Assistant
Kayleigh Underwood-Teaching Assistant
Sarah Markley-Teaching Assistant
Maddi Ryley-Teaching Assistant
Hannah Caiger- Teaching Assistant
Amy Baxter -Teaching Assistant
Jayde Brewin- Receptionist
Jane Power- Cook
Kate Finister- Cook