Robert Harrison
  • The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Primary School
  • Perryfields Primary Pupil Referral Unit
  • Worcester, Worcestershire

Robert Harrison regularly goes above and beyond his role, organising and leading residential visits for pupils who had never had these opportunities before, as well as sports tournaments and wider learning opportunities.

Rob typifies that unique balance of empathy and humility and has extremely high expectations of both himself and the pupils in his care.

Robert has been instrumental in helping the school achieve and maintain an Outstanding rating from Ofsted, as well as being voted Primary School of the Year in the Worcestershire Education Awards.

Colleagues say Rob has transformed the lives of hundreds of vulnerable pupils that he has taught at Perryfields.