Meet the Staff

The staff of Short Heath come from a diverse range of backgrounds, experience and knowledge in their respective areas, but they all share one thing... a passion for ensuring the pupils at the school receive an exceptional level of teaching, care and encouragement throughout their time at Short Heath.

Click on the name to find out more about the staff at Short Heath Junior School...


Mrs Cathy Draper Executive Headteacher 
Miss Sarah Harris Head of School
Miss Kelly Ashley Assistant Headteacher/Y6 Class Teacher
Mrs G Cook SENCO / SLP Class Teacher - Elm 
Miss T Edwards PPA Teacher
Mr M Marsh Y3 Class Teacher - Oak
Miss H Gilbert Y3 Class Teacher - Ash
Mrs H Hodson Y4 Class Teacher - Horse Chestnut 
Mrs S Bayliss Y4 Class Teacher - Horse Chestnut
Mrs J Dell Y4 Class Teacher - Silver Birch
Miss S Colbourn Y4 Class Teacher - Silver Birch
Mrs S Dudley-Mowe Y5 Class Teacher - Sycamore 
Miss K Whiteley Y5 Class Teacher - Beech 
Mrs A Dickenson Y6 Class Teacher - Willow
Miss K Ashley Y6 Class Teacher - Maple
Mrs P Cottam Teacher 
Mrs J Titley Teacher
Mrs P Holles Therapeutic Counsellor
Mrs T Jephcott Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Mrs M Day Specialist SEND Teaching Assistant
Miss A Mendez Teaching Assistant
Mrs C Renar Teaching Assistant
Mr J Wylie SEND Teaching Assistant
Ms S Freeman SEND Teaching Assistant
Miss L G SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Hickman SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Hickmans SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs L Parker SEND Teaching Assistant
Mr P Walker SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs Watkins SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Wiggin SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs L Taylor  SEND Teaching Assistant
Mrs J Jackman Administrator / Federation Operational Safeguarding Lead
Mrs H Fletcher Federation Business Manager
Mrs C Yeomans Federation Business Administrator
Mrs L West Administrator
Mr P Day Federation Site Supervisor
Mr G Wood  Caretaker
Mrs Corbett, Mrs Maiden, Mrs Duncombe Site Staff
Mrs Cooksey, Mrs Coyne, Mrs Dhillon, Ms Handley, Mrs Nicholls, Miss Hanney, Mrs Leeson Lunchtime Supervisors