KPS is staffed by a team of dedicated qualified academic and non-academic staff working together to develop a high-qualityprovision of support, care and education.
All Room Leaders have attained their Bachelor’s degree, while the Room Assistants have a minimum HND or OND qualification. In addition, we have a team of external consultants, instructors and advisers who provide extra support as the need arises. Because we are built on the paradigm that learning is for life, our staff is encouraged and supported in pursuing personal development programmes. Our staff includes but are not limited to the following:
Mrs Kerry Ogedegbe
Head of School
Kerry graduated from the University of East London – UK, where she studied Distributed Computer Information System. She has a Leadership & Learning certificate from the University of Hull, and a Certificate in Management from Wales University.
Her 15 years after university was spent working as a Network Engineer in the City of London, Heathrow, Wales, Amsterdam and Nigeria.
She has always had a passion for learning and has always wanted to work in education. Over the years, she developed herself in the areas of leadership, lifelong learning and education management.
Kerry’s leadership and management skills gained from her professional life, as a Network Engineer has been valuable in transitioning into Education Management, she truly enjoys the steep learning and the challenges.
Kerry is very hands on, in addition to managing the daily operations school life.
In her spare time, she enjoys Reading, watching ‘who done it’ TV dramas such as The Fixer, Mentalist, CSI, Crime Diaries, etc. and documentaries, she also loves chilling out with close family and friends.
Mrs Lara Orike
School Administrator (Academic).
Ms Lara, graduated from the Lagos State University with a BSc in Economics. She also obtained 2 advanced degrees; Masters in Business Administration from the University of Licoln and a Masters in Business and Information Systems from the University of Strathcylde, Scotland. She moved back to Nigeria and decided to channel her love for learning and extensive background in business management into managing her most challenging role to date - children.
Mrs Lara Orike has done several certifications in Education and has been in Education management for over 5 years and loves every minute of it! In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, exploring different cultures, bargain shopping and karaoke.
Mrs Mfon Chekezie
School Officer Manager
Mrs Mfon graduated from the University of Calabar, Cross River State where she obtained her B.sc in Accounting. She also has a certificate for Tax Management for School. She is currently working on being chartered.
She's very passionate & meticulous about rendering quality services to humanity with high integrity while enjoying work satisfaction.She believes children should have access to good quality education. For pleasure, she enjoys reading inspirational books, travelling, cooking, impacting people, swimming, meeting people and making good friends that positively impact.
Mr Kingsley Omofa Aimola
Key Stage 2 (Year 4)
Mr Kingsley is from Edo State Nigeria. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Science Education (BSc. Ed) from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria where he studied Chemistry. He also has a Nigerian Certificate in Education (N.C.E) from Federal College of Education, Zaria where he studied Chemistry/Integrated Science.
Mr Kingsley is passionate about the teaching profession and has three years of active teaching. His educational philosophy is that he sees teaching as a life style and tries at all cost to put himself in his pupils’ position to help them achieve the best. He also believes that every child has unique abilities that need to be developed and he will do everything within his reach to ensure that his pupils stand out among their equals.
Ms Justina Akene
Key Stage 2 – Year 3
Ms. Tina comes from Delta State in Nigeria. She studied at the University of Port-Harcourt, Rivers State where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts Honour’s degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies. She also obtained a Post-Graduate Diploma in Education from the National Teachers’ Institute, Kaduna. She has undergone the Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) organized by the Cambridge University under the British council. She has over 4-year classroom experience.
She is a warm and caring teacher who wants all children to be successful learners and works to create a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating, encouraging, and adaptive to the varied needs of students.
Her strengths as a teacher are her abilities to build meaningful relationships with her pupils and the determination to ‘go the extra mile’.
Her hobbies include dancing, cooking and listening to music.
Mrs Chika Jideofor
Key Stage 1 – Team Lead
Key Stage 1: Year 1
Mrs Chika Jideofor is an enthusiastic and committed Key Stage 1 teacher with a natural ability to inspire children.
She has a BSc. in Human Anatomy from the University of Port Harcourt – Rivers State and a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the Nigerian Teachers Institute, Kaduna. She has also completed the TKT (Teacher knowledge Test) organized by the British Council.
She is a Key Stage 1 Team Lead & Year 1 Class Teacher.She is an awesome passion to create a stimulating classroom atmosphere adapted to the varied needs of my pupils.
My hobbies include researching improved teaching and learning aids/technologies to cater to a wide variety of kids and ensure no pupil is left behind in or out of the classroom.
Mrs Omokide Sidikatu
Key Stage 1: Year 1
Mrs Omokide Sidikatu is from Edo State in Nigeria. She studied at Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma where she acquired a Bachelor of Art Honours Degree in foreign languages (French)
She has a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the National Teachers Institute, Kaduna. She has undergone the Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) by the British council. She is a loyal and caring person who loves making a difference in the lives of young children.
Her hobbies include, cooking, travelling and singing.
Ms Theodora Madueke
EYFS – Team Lead
Upper Nursery - Reception
Ms. Dora is a warm and caring teacher, who wants all children to be successful learners and works to create a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating, encouraging and adaptive in the varied needs of students.
She has a BSc in Mass Communication from Madonna University, and has undergone training in Montessori classroom activities.
In addition to being the Reception class teacher, She is the EYFS Team Leader, who is constantly planning and organising creative and mind stimulating activities to ensure adequate learning for the different learners.
In her spare time, she enjoys public speaking, carrying out researches pertaining to child psychology and creating easier, fun and interesting ways to aid learning.
Ms Joy Agu
Lower Nursery (3-4 Years Old)
Joy Agu is a loving teacher full of energy, warmth and humour; she has a robust teaching experience with specialty in childcare. She holds a B.Sc. in Economics from the prestigious University of Nigeria Nsukka, a Diploma in Education and training in the Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test from the British council. She loves traveling, dancing to good music and has a track record of loving and investing in people.
Mrs Erhuvwu Ota Uma
Lower Nursery (3-4 Years Old)
Mrs Erhuvwu Ota Uma fondly called Ms. Beauty is from Ohafia in Abia State. She graduated from Delta State University, Abraka with a B.Sc. in Human Anatomy and Cell Biology.
She stated her teaching career at Kerridale and is loving every moment of it.
She believes that every child is unique and different in his or her way and deserves a chance to fulfil his or her potential. She also believes that a child that is denied of quality early education is denied of a platform to be nurtured.
Mrs Omosefe Evah
Explorer Group (2-3 Years Old)
School Values Ambassador
Mrs Omosefe Evah has a BA. English from the University of Lagos-Lagos State; she has completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Education with National Teachers Institute, Kaduna. She is trained in the Cambridge Teaching Knowledge (TKT).
She has a wealth of experience in administration and is presently teaching the Explorer group (2-3 years).
Mrs Evah is passionate about impacting lives to make a positive difference. For leisure, she enjoys reading, cooking, writing and playing brain and trivia games.
Ms Osasere Eribo
(Pre-Nursery Coordinator - Head)
Early Bloomers (Under 2s)
Ms. OsasereEribo has an HND in Accounting, from the Federal Polytechnic, Auchi-Edo state; She has a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from National Teachers Institute, Kaduna. Ms. Osas has completed the British Council Teacher Knowledge Test (TKT) program.
She is presently the Head Coordinator of the Early Bloomers class (3 Months – 2 years old); She prides herself in ensuring every single child in her class is well cared for, happy and appropriately challenged.
In her spare time, she loves Travelling, Cooking, Dancing and watching movies.