Mr. M. Daly – Year 5 Class Teacher and School Council Lead

I am new to Church Hill Middle School but this is my fourth year working for the RSA having spent three amazing years at Abbeywood First School teaching years 2, 3 and 4. I have been involved in education since 2012 and have previously worked in a range of schools throughout London. I enjoy watching all sports, especially rugby and football. Being a teacher is the best thing in the world and I enjoy every single day!

Miss. E. Nickson – Year 5 Class Teacher

Miss S. Duraj – Year 5 Class Teacher

I have worked as a Teaching Assistant and Cover Supervisor since 2014, and currently teach my own year 5 class. I enjoy the challenge each day brings, and enjoy seeing children achieve the best that they can. Outside of work, I enjoy going to the gym, attending quizzes with friends, going on holidays and completing escape rooms.

Miss A. Crowe – Year 6 Class Teacher

Miss. K. Sloman – Year 6 Class Teacher

Miss. J. Dyer – Year 6 Class Teacher

Mrs. H. Jones – KS3 Teacher & Humanities Lead


I have been teaching for 28 years. I specialise in History and Geography and I try to travel whenever possible as I am curious about people and places.

Mrs. K. Butler – KS2 English Lead – Year 8 Class Teacher

Mrs. C. Houlton – KS3 Teacher

Miss S. Farrell – Creative Arts Lead & KS3 Teacher


I joined the Church Hill Middle School team in September 2016 as an Art, Design Technology and Drama teacher. I am now Head of the Creative Arts and a Year 8 form tutor.

In my spare time, I enjoy painting, photography, travelling and spending time with friends and family.  

Mr. P. Miles – Physical Education Lead & KS3 Teacher


I began my teaching career working in a secondary school in West Bromwich. In 2005 I became Head of Physical Education at Church Hill Middle School, a year 8 class teacher and responsible for woodwork/resistant materials within the school. I love spending time with my family and experiencing new places abroad.

Mrs. M. Brannelly – Creative Arts Teacher

I have taught in Redditch for most of my career and joined the Church Hill team in 2017 as a part time music teacher. I am a professional musician, a learning and teaching specialist and I run my own not for profit business, Choirs Connected. As well as ‘all things music’ I enjoy time with my family and friends and eating cake!