We are building a formidable team and a range of exciting partnerships from the highest performing schools in the city. Those strategic partners bring wide ranging expertise and experience to our work as a hub and will also act as our delivery partners for the Early Career Framework and National Professional Qualification suite.

We are committed to inviting new partners and strategic partners to our work in the months and years to come as we take forward the realisation of our vision.

Strategic Partners: 11-16

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
Catherine Garrett
Co-CEO and Director of Education

Allerton High School
Elaine Silson
Headteacher

Cockburn Multi Academy Trust
David Gurney
Executive Headteacher

Horsforth School
Dr Paul Bell
Headteacher

Mount St Mary’s High School
Mark Cooper
Headteacher

The GORSE Academies Trust
Leanne Griffiths
Executive Principal 11-16

West SILC
Michelle Wilaman
Executive Headteacher

Woodkirk Academy
Joe Barton
Principal

Teach First

Leeds City Council

University College London

Strategic Partners: Primary

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
Helen Pratten
Co-CEO and Executive Principal Primary

Manor Wood Primary School
Deborah Kenny
Headteacher

Pudsey Primrose Hill Primary School
Lesley West
Executive Headteacher

Rothwell St Mary’s Catholic Primary School
Siobhan Leonard
Headteacher

St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School
Lisa Leonard
Headteacher

The GORSE Academies Trust
Simon McCarthy
Consultant Principal: Primary Education

Westerton Primary Academy*
Stephanie Makin
Principal

West SILC
Michelle Wilaman
Executive Headteacher

Teach First

Leeds City Council

University College London

*Associate strategic partner for the academic year 2021-2022