Our CEO and Central Team


Kerry Rochester – Chief Executive Officer

Kerry Rochester has been appointed as Chief Executive Office for the Uttoxeter Learning Trust and started in post on 1st September 2023.

Kerry was Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Rivers Church of England Academy Trust in Droitwich, Worcestershire.

Kerry said: “I am really excited to join Uttoxeter Learning Trust and honoured to lead the organisation. Together we can continue to foster a supportive and inclusive environment where pupils can thrive. Inspiring everyone to embrace lifelong learning is my vision as I join a strong Trust with shared values.”

Introduction to Central Team

Uttoxeter Learning Trust is legally responsible for standards and for operational aspects in each of our academies. Each school continues to have its own local governing body, which works in partnership with the Trust Board.  Our central team supports our schools both with back-office services such as Finance, IT and Health and Safety, and also with school improvement and standards.

Our central team currently comprises of:

CEO: Kerry Rochester
CFO: Andy Storer
Senior Finance Officer: Janette Taylor
Finance Support Officer: Julie Malbon
Board Clerk: Entrust

Click here to find out more about our Members and Trustees.

Andrew Storer

Chief Finance Officer