CJ Learning Ltd


Chief Executive of CJ Learning and CJ Learning Technologies, Chris Jones has supported schools for over 10 years in curriculum development, budgeting and strategy. Previously a teacher and school leader for 25 years, Chris is a DfE approved provider of Integrated Curriculum and Finance planning methodology. In 2018 he created the SMARTcurriculum® App, an impressive online tool enabling leaders to assess, analyse and model the efficiency and effectiveness of their curriculum. He is passionate about making systems work; ‘walking the walk, not just talking the talk.’ 

Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and the Chartered College of Teaching

His level of expertise is not easily found in the sector at the moment. I would recommend Chris and his team every time.

Stephen Chamberlain CEO, Active Learning Trust

Diana Jones BEd

Diana has 14 years' experience of teaching GCSE Maths, for both Higher and Foundation levels. She uses this experience to deliver personalised tuition to students.

Nicky McGregor BA (Hons) PGCE

After graduating top of her year in English from Leicester University, Nicky initially worked in London as an editor for Pan Macmillan. After 5 years she followed her passion and retrained as a primary school teacher, working in London and Kent for nine years - leading literacy for many of those.

Nicky joined CJ Learning in 2015 and is the first point of contact for clients and colleagues. She uses her fine eye for detail and project management skills to help Chris run both CJ Learning and CJ Learning Technologies.

Rachel Barford

Rachel previously worked as a University Administrative Officer for over 10 years, primarily focused on Quality Assurance and Improvement. She is a trained coach and now uses her well-honed administration, management and communication skills to support clients in their businesses.

As Implementation Manager, Rachel supports all of our SMARTcurriculum® App users with their data management and analysis.

Emily Redmond

Emily joined the team in 2013, having worked in retail for 5 years; the last two in management training. Emily is brilliant with numbers and decided to pursue a career at CJ Learning, using her talents and qualifications. Emily also privately tutors maths GCSE.

Paul Mundy-Castle MEd NPQH

Paul has been a facilitator on the DfE Diversity and Equality programme and has great insight into the issues which can prevent schools from reaching their full potential. He has worked as a senior leader for the high-achieving Harris and ARK Federations and been a systems leader with the Academies Enterprise Trust – one of the largest multi-academy trusts in the UK - where he played a role in removing a financial notice to improve. In 2005 Paul was awarded the distinction of London Teacher of the Year.

A user of and advocate for SMARTcurriculum®, Paul has led financial turnaround in numerous schools while improving educational performance at the same time - placing students at the centre of school improvement. He brings these skills to CJ Learning Ltd, working alongside us to deliver rich curriculum within budget.

Martin Haynes MSc NPQH

Martin has taught science subjects in secondary schools for 33 years with 15 years of senior leadership experience,  including 13 years as a Deputy Headteacher (curriculum).

Martin has an extensive knowledge of curriculum design and timetable construction. He is conscientious with attention to detail and has an ability to build enduring and constructive relationships with fellow professionals.

Fabulous, Martin is one of my favourite people to work with. He deserves the highest of praises.

Rebecca Arnold, Headteacher

CJ Learning Ltd, incorporated in 2010, are specialists in curriculum design and implementation, leadership development, and project delivery. CJL works nationally with multi academy trusts, local authorities, diocesan education boards, federations and individual schools, across all phases and school types.

CJ Learning Technologies Ltd, incorporated in 2018, are specialists in Integrated Curriculum and Finance Planning providing a powerful online tool, the SMARTcurriculum® App. CJLT is registered as a DfE Financial Advisor for Schools.

We are a small team of talented professionals with a wide range of skills and experience. We love what we do, and we do it with passion. We look forward to working with you.

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