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Central Academy Staff
Mrs Hayley Spedding, CEO, regularly visits the schools to see the work undertaken; meeting with parents, staff and Local Academy Council members. This enables her to maintain a strategic oversight of progress and standards at each of the schools in line with the Trust’s vision.
Mrs Simona Uberti, CFO, ensures financial regularity across the Trust working closely with the Schools and Headteachers. She is supported by Mrs Amanda Watson, Finance and HR Manager and Miss Ellie Bartlett who together oversee the Finance and HR functions for the Academy and schools.
Mrs Kelly Collens and Mrs Mary Haney (Assistant Principals) support each of the schools as part of the Senior Leadership Team, focusing on school improvement and quality assurance.
Mrs Laura Thompson (Academy's Early Years Co-ordinator) works closely with the schools and all the Early Years Staff, to promote and ensure best practice and quality assure the delivery of the programme in support of every child.
The Senior Leadership Team are supported by their PA, Mrs Deborah Harris who provides a comprehensive administrative function and acts as the initial point of contact for the Senior Leadership Team.
Mr Paul Ferguson is Clerk to the Trustees
In addition to the on-site support described above, all central Academy Staff provide daily remote support to the schools.