St Mary’s appoint new headteacher

Mr Kevin Maddocks joined St Mary’s, which is part of Holy Family Catholic Multi Academy Trust, towards the end of last term. He was previously headteacher at The Academy of St Francis of Assisi in Liverpool. Mr Maddocks said: “I am thrilled to join St Mary’s Catholic College at this exciting

Abbot’s Lea School kickstarts the term with new recruits

Abbot’s Lea School is excited to welcome new colleagues to its team, including three new classroom assistants under the Kickstart Scheme.The Kickstart Scheme offers six-month jobs for young people aged 16 to 24 years old who are currently claiming Universal Credit and, without organisations opening opportunities to them, may be

Social mobility charity appoints former OVO marketing chief as CMO

Leading social mobility charity Speakers for Schools has appointed Dan Walsh as its new chief marketing officer. Walsh arrives from OVO Energy, where he was Head of Brand Marketing for SSE.  Prior to that Walsh was head of marketing for BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra before becoming head of marketing for

Everyone succeeds at Rainford High

Rainford High is continuing to strengthen its team of over 150 staff with two new appointments. Demi McIntosh (left), has been promoted to whole school lead for personal development. Demi completed her teaching training at the school and became a teacher of RE in 2020, having previously worked with the Brooke