Summer 1 Newsletter 2024

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Table of Contents Introduction From the CEO: David O’Toole School Improvement: Claire Jones Deputy CEO Our Teaching and Learning consultants have been to all schools this term to see how Teaching and Learning is going and to give tailored support through working together. They are busy developing a trust CPD package that all our schools […]

Career Journey – Charlotte Forrester

Name: Charlotte Forrester Current Position: Nursery Teacher at Bowbrook Primary School Previous Positions: Reception Teacher at Coleham Primary School What is your current role, and what does it involve? My current role involves looking after our youngest school starters who are 3-year-olds! As a school we opened in September 2023, so a great deal of […]

Career Journey – Tim Alexander

Name: Tim Alexander Current Position: IT Manager Previous Positions: IT Technician, Senior Trust IT Technician What is your current role, and what does it involve? As IT Manager, I am responsible for managing IT projects, supporting, and advising school IT technicians and business managers, managing Trust software licensing, overseeing external IT support, financial planning, providing […]

Career Journey – Sara Gresko

Name: Sara Gresko Current Position: SENDCo at Bridgnorth Endowed School, Designated Teacher, member of the Senior Leadership Team, and Teacher of Science Previous Positions: Teacher of Science What is your current role, and what does it involve? I am the SENDCo, Designated Teacher for Children who are looked after, member of SLT and Teacher of Science. […]

Career Journey – Deana Stanley

Name: Deana Stanley Current Position: Head of Science and Technology at Bridgnorth Endowed School Previous Positions: Teacher of science – previous schools Head of science and technology – at BES What is your current role, and what does it involve? I am Head of science and technology I lead a team of science, DT and food […]

Career Journey – Sue Underhill

Name:  Sue Underhill Current Position:  Director of Business & Finance at Bridgnorth Endowed School Previous Positions:  Started career in 2001 as primary school administrator, bursar then School Business Manager What is your current role, and what does it involve?  My current role is Director of Business & Finance.  My main areas of responsibility include the […]

Career Journey – Nicole Winfield

Name: Nicole Winfield Current Position: Student Support Mentor at Priory School Previous Positions: Attendance Administrator What is your current role, and what does it involve? Supporting students who may be struggling with various aspects of school life, offering 1:1 sessions to talk through difficulties and offer advise and support. I am a trained ELSA (Emotional […]

Career Journey – Liz Tinsley

Name: Liz Tinsley Current Position: Student Support Officer, Lac coordinator, DSL at The Priory School Previous Positions: Learning Mentor Student Support at Priory School What is your current role, and what does it involve? Safeguarding students in school, overseeing the student support department to support the pastoral needs of students at Priory,  and championing the needs […]

Career Journey – Chrissi Harris

Name: Chrissi Harris Current Position: Assistant Head and EYFS Leader/Reception Teacher at Coleham Primary School, Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead, Pupil Premium Lead, Science Lead Previous Positions: Early Years Teaching Assistant, 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant, Nursery Manager. What is your current role, and what does it involve? As an Assistant Head my main role is to […]

Spring 1 Newsletter 2024

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Table of Contents   Introduction From the CEO: David O’Toole School improvement: Claire Jones Deputy CEO Developing our trust CPD offer is a key focus for us moving forward.   With this in mind, a number of our Trust Consultants are currently working on writing some CPD programmes to support all schools to develop in the […]