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Educator of the Week

Mr Michael Pearce

20/05/19 – 24/05/19

 

Mr David Roast

13/05/19 – 17/05/19

Nominated by a Year 8 student for his fantastic lessons, being amazing and always being there for him.

 

Miss Clare Bowyer

06/05/19 – 10/05/19

Clare has worked tirelessly with her product design students, putting on extra revision sessions in the evenings and encouraging them to do their best. She has constantly been monitoring improvements in their written work so they can achieve their best attainable grade.

 

Miss Emilie Barr

29/04/19 – 03/05/19

A prime example of going above and beyond! Emilie volunteered to support students and staff for the Duke of Edinburgh’s award, giving up her time on a weekend. Straight after the weekend trip, Emilie had an external netball match to attend with her netball team, showing true dedication to students.

 

Mrs Judith Labbadia

22/04/19 – 26/04/19

Judith works within Reprographics and is always friendly, welcoming, incredibly efficient and helpful with any photocopying requests. With a daily demanding workload, Judith is calm and makes light work of it all.

 

Mr Shaun Banham

01/04/19 – 05/04/19
Shaun is a superstar Head of Year and does everything he can to support his colleagues. After receiving numerous nominations, it is clear that we all appreciate his hard work, effort and perseverance.

 

Mrs Sarah Cook

18/03/19 – 22/03/19
Always goes above and beyond for her students. She is determined to inspire her students to gain an understanding of the bigger world and some of her year 12 students have recently progressed to the next round of a national internship under her leadership and guidance.

 

Miss Kelly Meggs

11/03/19 – 15/03/19
Kelly’s hard work has not gone unnoticed. In this busy time of PPEs, Kelly works accurately to deadlines and deals will pressure impeccably. Kelly manages her team to effectively deal with any situation.

 

Miss Kirsty Walker

04/03/19 – 08/03/19
Kirsty works extremely hard producing marketing materials for the academy and sixth form. She works well to tight deadlines and her work is always completed to a high quality. Kirsty is an important link between the academy, parents and the community.

 

Mr Anthony Matthews

25/02/19 – 01/03/19
Anthony is very supportive of staff members and students. Anthony always ensures that the students are still making progress in lessons that may not have their normal teacher present. He fully supports the students often whilst having to explain difficult concepts. His expert knowledge of his subject allows him to be able to do this and he always does this without any hesitation.