A bridge to success

Natalie Menagh became headteacher of Alt Bridge School in September 2019. Alt Bridge is a secondary special school for 11-16 year olds. There is also a post-16 vocational centre for students with SEND aged 16-19 managed by Alt Bridge School. Natalie has previously worked in other specialist settings and mainstream schools

Maricourt Catholic High School welcomes new headteacher

Maricourt Catholic High School, Maghull has appointed Joe Mangan as headteacher, taking up his position in September 2019. Joe is only the second lay headteacher in the history of this Sisters of Mercy school. Joe said “The school has a tradition of providing a high-quality Catholic education based on the charism

LDST announces new CEO

The Liverpool Diocesan Schools Trust (LDST) has announced the appointment of Laurie Kwissa as its new CEO. Following two years as the trust education officer, Laurie will take over from Father Richard Peers and will continue to lead the family of 16 schools which are part of the trust, as well

Two new appointments at All Saints Multi Academy Trust

All Saints Multi Academy Trust has appointed a new CEO and the Academy of St Francis of Assisi has welcomed a new head of school. Patrick Ferguson (above left), formerly of Hope Academy, will take the position of CEO at the trust whilst Kevin Maddocks (above right), also from Hope Academy,

New director of sixth form at Rainford Sixth Form

Rainford Sixth Form has appointed a new director of sixth form for the start of the 2019/20 academic year. Grant Fletcher, who was formerly assistant head of sixth form, will now lead Rainford High’s dedicated post 16 provision. Grant has since become a key member of the senior leadership team at