Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Lisa Vyas

Green End Primary School

The Award for Head Teacher of the year in a Primary School

Burnage, Manchester

Lisa is an inspirational headteacher who believes passionately that all children should have the very best opportunity to succeed and achieve their dreams.
She has been headteacher at Ladybarn Primary since 1998 and Green End Primary since 2007, taking it out of special measures within 7 months. Both schools are high achieving, having been graded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.
She is passionate about working in urban schools to raise aspiration and self-belief of the children and their families, and enabling all children in our local communities to have the very best possible educational opportunities. Lisa not only inspires the children she works with, but also the staff to ensure that everyone is working towards the goal of all children succeeding.