Every Child Achieves

Every Child Achieves

Meet the Staff

Mrs Nikkie Beniams

Executive Headteacher

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead

Nikkie Beniams has been appointed as Executive Headteacher of Keeble Gateway Academy. As Executive Head across two of the existing schools in the Academy Trust, and as a Local Leader in Education, Nikkie Beniams has proved herself to be an exceptional leader. As Headteacher at Knayton C of E Academy, Nikkie was fundamental in the school being awarded Outstanding at their 2017 OFSTED inspection. She has been involved in the project from an early stage, co-writing the bid and promoting the design of a school facility that will create a safe, happy environment for all.



Miss Hannah Burrell

Assistant Headteacher

Robins Class Teacher (Reception)

Designated Safeguarding Lead

Miss Terri-Lee Edwards

Starlings Class Teacher (Nursery)

Wellbeing Lead 


Miss Ellie Hunter

Teaching Assistant

Midday Supervisor

The Nest Playworker and Coordinator


Miss Chloe Wood

Teaching Assistant

Midday Supervisor


Mrs Libby Smith

Teaching Assistant

Midday Supervisor

The Nest Playworker

Miss Emma Roberts

Kingfishers Class Teacher


Mrs Joanne O'Neill

Class Teacher





Miss Caitlin Woodcock

Teaching Assistant

Midday Supervisor



Mrs Ginna Strudwick

School Administrator