Ella has been teaching for over 15 years and has worked in a variety of Primary Schools across East Sussex, before becoming Deputy Director of Learning at TKAT in 2016. She has held a variety of senior leadership roles including Deputy Headteacher and Headteacher. She has also supported many schools in a consultancy capacity including middle leadership development, assessment and maths support.
Ella is passionate about high quality teaching and learning and ensuring all children have the best educational experience possible. As Deputy Director of Learning, Ella works within the Teaching School Alliance with a responsibility for professional development and leadership development across the primary phase.
Following over 20 years working in finance, Steve decided upon a career change. He joined TKAT in 2015 to support the Group Director of Learning, lead school headteacher, and strategic partners in providing leadership, and development/growth to the Teaching School Alliance and wider partnerships.
In addition to this he supports the Group Director of Learning and teaching school headteacher in the maintenance, and development of the Teaching School Alliance wider network through all methods of communication.
Chris is one of our regional TSA Leads and covers the following schools:
Chris has been teaching for 20 years; during this time he has worked at a Senior Leadership level in both primary and secondary sectors within West Sussex schools. His passion has always been about creating an environment where staff and pupils can thrive and he firmly believes that all staff can be successful given correctly tailored support and professional development to help them achieve this. In turn, this helps to create a purposeful learning environment to ensure all of our pupils get the best start in life as possible.
Andy is one of our regional TSA Leads and covers the following schools:
Over the past 27 years, Andy has taught at five comprehensive schools and held several leadership roles at Chichester High School such as, Vice Principal, Professional Tutor, CPD Lead and Director of Teaching and Learning. As well as leading the ‘School Centred Initial Teacher Training’ for the coast Andy continues to enjoy his role as ‘Teaching Schools Alliance Lead’, supporting five secondary schools and five primary schools in the Coastal area.
Kelly is one of our regional TSA Leads and covers the following schools:
Kim is one of our regional TSA Leads and covers the following schools:
Naomi is one of our regional TSA Leads and covers the following schools: