Cherry Tingle
  • The Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Secondary School
  • Energy Coast UTC
  • Workington, Cumbria

Cherry Tingle was highlighted by Ofsted as having “transformed the college” in all aspects. She skillfully developed and built a highly motivated, ambitious and dedicated team who were single-minded in their pursuit of excellence. Led by Cherry, results have rapidly improved and Ofsted has confirmed the school is offering a wonderful education.

She is an inspiring, empathetic leader who always, whatever the personal cost, makes time for everyone. Her leadership has had a massive impact on the life chances for students and to the working environment and future for staff.