Who we are
Central Academy Staff
Mr David Whitehead, provides support for the Trust as Interim CEO. David is also CEO of the Potential in Everyone Academy Trust, and will be working closely with The Village Academy Trust's Senior Leadership Team focussing on opportunities for pupils, staff and governors.
Mrs Linda Lucas and Mrs Elaine Latham are currently providing Trust Business Manager support working closely with the Schools and Headteachers. They are supported by Mrs Yvonne Germain and Miss Ellie Bartlett and together oversee the Finance and HR functions for the Academy and schools.
Mrs Kelly Collens, Assistant Principal, supports each of the schools as part of the Senior Leadership Team, focusing on school improvement and quality assurance.
Mrs Laura Thompson, Assistant Principal for Early Years, 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.
In addition to the on-site support described above, all central Academy Staff provide daily remote support to the schools.