I am an experienced leader in education, with an extensive track record working in secondary schools and within a local authority. I have a passionate commitment to providing the best possible education for our children and young people, and believe that every child has the right to an outstanding education.
I have held leadership positions in 4 Bristol secondary schools, and have a particular expertise around SEN and inclusion.
I have completed Ofsted training, and have considerable experience in school improvement and closing the gap in both secondary and primary phases.
Over the last 7 years I have been a leader within an academy chain, as vice-principal, principal and currently as an associate principal with a focus on leadership development.
I deliver the National College Leadership Development Programme at all 3 levels, working with those preparing for headship as well as emerging middle leaders.
I am experienced in leadership coaching, focussing in particular of developing women into leadership.