WINNERS

  • Adam Parkhouse

    In essence, Mr Parkhouse’s teaching is just completely inspiring. He has fabulous relationships with the children who are relaxed and completely at home in their school.  This environment is the single biggest reason why his children are so successful and happy.  He creates engaging and exciting lessons for them. They genuinely don’t know what to expect most days, […]

  • Jo Payne

    Jo has had such a positive impact across the school through her commitment and enthusiasm in using technology to enhance the education of the children at Vale School. Not only have her class, and the Year Group she leads, benefited from her excellent use of IT to support learning across the curriculum, the whole school […]

  • Lorraine Pemberton

    Lorraine began as a parent helper in 2003 and worked her way from class LSA to HLTA. Her more recent roles include leading STEM and supporting cluster based training in this area and is currently the DT subject leader. Lorraine has always given 100 percent commitment to all she does. This is reflected in the […]

  • Preetmal Poonith

    Having worked in industry, Preetmal joined teaching in 2006, and he has been a credit to the profession ever since. Students consider it a privilege to be taught by Mr Poonith. What they experience in his lessons is a sense of dedication that is almost unique in the profession. Mr Poonith’s results are outstanding and […]

  • Melanie Poyda

    Mel joined Kennet School in 2010 following completion of a Graduate Training Programme and has established herself as an exceptional teacher and Head of Department. She is an outstanding and passionate teacher of Computing. She has a clear philosophy about her teaching, and strongly believes and communicates that to be the best teacher you have […]

  • Gareth Price

    Gareth is an inspirational teacher who has revolutionised the teaching and learning of information and digital technology within the school and within the local community. He uses a wide range of technologies and digital platforms both within the curriculum and during extra-curricular sessions to promote learning and enjoyment. This has had an impact not only […]

  • Lisa Rees-Renshaw

    Lisa has worked at Ysgol Y Deri since it opened in 2014, coming from Ysgol Erw’r Delyn. Her approach to the use of technology with pupils is truly inspirational. She carefully considers the needs of each child and whether it’s adapting equipment, setting up communication devices or helping them to control their environments, the work […]

  • Edna Reilly

    Edna Reilly has been at Ursuline for 12 years. She is passionate about her subject and goes the extra mile to ensure her students achieve the highest possible standards. Her classroom is a creative environment where girls are encouraged to learn, to lead and to aspire to make a difference. A fantastic role model for […]

  • The Senior Leadership Team

    The team is made up of five outstanding individuals who together make a phenomenal force. The school excels because of the very positive ethos they set. The team members enthuse nurture and drive school improvement not just in their own school but in all the schools they support as a team. They are committed to […]

  • Raza Siddique

    Raza has the most fantastic approach to working with young people and has developed a unique ability to be able to relate to every single student he encounters. Raza communicates effectively with students, tailoring this to bring the best out of them. This could be a five-minute chat about the football match the previous night […]

  • Daniel Simpson

    Mr Simpson is an outstanding teacher and leader who’s created a vibrant creative media centre. Academic results in the Media Department have been the highest in the academy for the 5 years he‘s been there. Media courses are oversubscribed every year. His Media Centre enters students into competitions, creates academy and parent cohesion through initiatives […]

  • Staff Team

    The Rowans’ staff team has been working hard for years to improve standards, academic progress and behaviour and in February 2015 the school was rated outstanding in all areas by Ofsted. This staff team has ensured rapid change and improvement and the constant hard work and commitment from the teachers, teaching assistants and the administrative […]

  • Mark Thomas

    Mark has worked in the teaching profession for 31 years and for the last ten he has worked as Deputy Head Teacher at Parish CE Primary School. Mark truly believes that ‘disadvantage should not determine the destiny’ of his pupils. He uses his innate teaching ability to ignite a passion for learning in each and […]

  • Maire Thompson

    Maire Thompson started Malone College in 1998 as a PE teacher before progressing to Head of Year, Senior Teacher and Headteacher. Ms Thompson’s passion and dedication to provide the best possible future for her students is relentless. She works tirelessly with local community leaders, politicians and businesses to ensure students have opportunities to succeed in […]

  • Mark Thompson

    Since joining St. Helen’s Primary School in 2010, Mark has worked tirelessly to put the school at the heart of the community. His leadership style is highly inclusive and his incredible ability to remain focused on core business enables the school to continually thrive and develop. With the highest expectations of himself and others, his […]