Pictured: Kerry Rochester has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Uttoxeter Learning Trust.

A new Chief Executive Officer has been appointed at Uttoxeter Learning Trust.

Kerry Rochester has more than 28 years’ experience of working in education.

Kerry starts in post at Uttoxeter Learning Trust, a successful multi academy trust comprising nine schools, on 1st September 2023.

Previously, 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.”

Sid Slater, Chair of Uttoxeter Learning Trust’s Governing Body, said: “Kerry has a wealth of valuable experience to bring to the Trust. We are delighted to welcome Kerry to our dynamic and expanding family of high-achieving schools that are serving our local communities with great dedication.”

Uttoxeter Learning Trust’s nine schools are based in and around the Uttoxeter area and provide high quality education for three to 18-year-olds.


About Uttoxeter Learning Trust

·       Uttoxeter Learning Trust (ULT) is a successful multi academy trust comprising a family of nine schools. They are Thomas Alleyne’s High School, Oldfields Hall Middle School, Windsor Park C.E Middle School, Ryecroft C.E. Middle School, Picknalls First School, Hutchinson Memorial C.E. First School, All Saints C.E. First School, The Richard Clarke First School and Bramshall Meadows First School, which opened in September 2022. All of the schools have been inspected by Ofsted and have been judged as ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’.

·       ULT’s mission is to provide an inspiring education for young people that supports them to reach their full potential and become well rounded, successful citizens. ULT’s vision is to grow our family of schools, pupils and staff within Uttoxeter and beyond. We aim to provide an outstanding education and become one of the leading multi-academy trusts in the country. Visit https://www.uttlt.org/. Follow us on Twitter and Linkedin.