New head of English joins ASFA

Mr Paul Owen has recently joined The Academy of St Francis of Assisi (ASFA) as the new head of English. Mr Owen has been teaching for 19 years and has taught across four schools, from Year 7 all the way up to sixth form. Prior to joining the academy, he was

Abbot’s Lea School’s investment in people

Abbot’s Lea School has made a number of appointments and internal promotions so far this year.  Occupational therapist, Tara Connolly will begin her role on 5 May as one of the four new members of the multi-disciplinary team of experts.  Boasting a post-graduate qualification in sensory integration, Tara will bring with her

Alsop High School appoints new associate headteacher and acting headteacher

Mr Brendan Conboy has been appointed associate headteacher and Mr Paul Masher as acting headteacher at Alsop High School. Mr Conboy has been a teacher for over 40 years, mainly teaching RE but also English and maths in schools across Lancashire. He has been headteacher of three different schools and has

Philosopher of Education David Aldridge joins Edge Hill

Edge Hill University has appointed philosophy expert Professor David Aldridge as its new head of secondary and further education. Professor Aldridge previously taught religious education in secondary schools for ten years before finding a passion for the philosophy of education. He went on to hold positions at King’s College London, Oxford

Liverpool Blue Coat School appoints new headteacher

The Blue Coat School’s new headteacher Ms Yates has pledged to create the best possible learning experience for students. Her priorities will focus on the well-being of students and staff, working with other city organisations and introducing cutting-edge teaching strategies based on the school’s existing high quality learning experience.   She said: