• School Team, Kilgarth School

    The School Team at Kilgarth comprises an inspirational group of professionals who dedicate their careers to supporting the vulnerable young people in their care. The Headteacher said, “I feel honoured to work with such a successful, passionate, determined and committed team of professionals” Pearson Teaching Award judges said, “this school is a beacon of excellence, […]

  • The Engineering Team, Coleg Y Cymoedd

    This Award winning Engineering team comprises 24 staff with a range of exceptional expertise in aeronautical, electrical and mechanical engineering; their team is united in their clear vision, “to be the best provider of engineering apprenticeship training in Wales”.There are currently 152 full time learners and 194 part time learners enrolled on Engineering programmes ranging […]

  • School Team, Moat House

    Moat House School provides a welcoming and nurturing environment in which pupils and their babies can thrive. The unit exists to make sure that young parents are not disadvantaged by their pregnancy, and will go on to fulfil their aspirations in the future, whatever they might be. Pupils are given every possible opportunity to complete […]

  • Joe Abdulgani, Weston College

    Joe is a highly gifted inspirational Computing Lecturer who develops outstanding opportunities for learning. His enthusiasm and passion for his subject, together with his innovative teaching and learning strategies, ensures that learners are always highly engaged in his sessions. Since joining the computing department three years ago, Joe has bought fresh new ideas into his […]

  • John Andrews, Featherstone High School

    John was nominated for his Award by no fewer than 6 of his grateful students one of whom said “I just want to thank you for being awesome! He has been a dedicated and passionate teacher of health and social care at Featherstone High School since 2006 and in that time has made a transformational […]

  • Benedick Ashmore-Short, Hamford Primary Academy

    Benedick Ashmore-Short is an inspirational and exceptional leader, who motivates and supports all staff and pupils to reach their full potential. Since joining the school, he has transformed Hamford Primary Academy in just four terms from being a school in Special Measures to a thriving, innovative and dynamic academy. So much so, that a recent […]

  • Danny Breen, Bowland High School

    Daniel was nominated for his Award by 4 of his appreciative students, one of whom wrote, “he is the best teacher ever!!!! I would not have passed Biology without him, we could do with him teaching us for every lesson.” Daniel has been an exceptional Science teacher at Bowland High School since 1998, where he […]

  • James Brookes, Sherburn High School

    James Brookes is quite simply an inspiration! He is an outstanding teacher; dedicated to his students an exceptional coach and role model and a supportive colleague. When he arrived at Sherburn High School, Mathematics was an extremely unpopular subject. It is now enjoyed by virtually every student and James has played a massive part in […]

  • Andrew Brown, West View Primary School

    West View Primary School, led by Andy Brown, has a simple vision; to achieve an excellent all-round educational provision for every child enabling them to develop, succeed and make a positive contribution. Andy leads by example. He is an inspirational leader whose character, communication and negotiation skills take people along with him. Andy is passionately […]

  • John Burgess, Northfield School & Sports College

    John Burgess is an exceptional teacher of Science who is passionate about teaching and learning. He has been teaching for over eleven years and in that time he has supported and inspired many hundreds of children to aim high and achieve their potential. The students admiration for him knows no bounds as he helps them […]

  • Jack Costello, Richmond Park Academy

    Jack Costello is an exceptional leader of his PE Department at Richmond Park Academy. He recognises the central role of Sport in school; as one colleague commented, “Through Jack’s leadership our PE department have built an atmosphere of trust and respect so that students know it doesn’t matter what they are good at but that […]

  • Ruth Dixon, Hayward’s Primary School

    Ruth is Deputy Head and Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator at Hayward’s Primary School and is described by her colleagues as “a shining light at our school”. The area served by her school faces its share of challenges and yet Ruth ensures that each and every child has the best possible educational experience available. Her expertise, […]

  • Sister Hannah Dwyer, Larmenier and Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School

    Sister Hannah Dwyer is a Headteacher in a million! Described as “an educational force of nature”, she is a Headteacher whose knowledge and understanding of how children learn and what they need to succeed is unparalleled. Her outstanding career spans over 35 years, 23 of those as a Headteacher. She took on the role of […]

  • Iraj Felfeli, Alexandra Park School

    Iraj is described as “a man on a mission to make everyone understand maths!” His career is dedicated to helping his students discover the beauty of maths and to understand its relevance to everyday life. His work to achieve his mission at Alexandra Park School has gained him the universal respect and support of colleagues, […]

  • Michelle Fennell, Clapton Girls’ Academy

    Michelle was nominated by no less than 3 of her grateful students, one of who said “Thank you to the best teacher in Clapton!” whilst another said “Not only is she an expert historian, she has taught myself and my peers many life skills which are vital for our future endeavours”.Michelle has an exceptional talent […]