New principal announced for Wirral Met College

Gill Banks will join Wirral Met College as principal on 1 August, following the announcement last year that Sue Higginson OBE is due to retire from her post as principal and CEO of the college in July.  Gill is joining from the City of Liverpool College, bringing with her a wealth of

Progress Schools appoint new director of schools and education

Leading alternative education provider, Progress Schools, has announced the appointment of alternative provision expert Matt McCann as director of schools and education.  The role will see Matt spearhead quality improvement across its provision, supporting staff to deliver the highest quality education possible.  Before joining Progress Schools, Matt served as headteacher of an

All Saints Multi Academy Trust appoints trust education director

Former headteacher of Halewood C of E Primary School, Dave Smith, has been appointed as the Trust Education Director at All Saints Multi Academy Trust.  All Saints Multi Academy Trust is a unique joint faith multi academy trust in Liverpool.  Mr Smith began his teaching career in 1994 at a Church of England school

Progress Schools confirm new managing director

Leading alternative education provider Progress Schools has confirmed the appointment of Charlotte Barton as managing director after a five-month interim position.  Charlotte, who previously worked as The Educational Executive for Progress Schools, has been with the organisation since its inception in 2016.  Charlotte’s entire working career has consisted of working with students

Progress Careers appoint new managing director

Careers Education, Information, Advice, and Guidance (CEIAG) provider Progress Careers has appointed Paula Thompson as managing director after five months in an interim position.  Paula previously worked as the operations executive for Progress Careers and joined the business in 2017 as a careers adviser.  Before joining the business, Paula spent ten years