In my role as Finance Director I lead the professional financial management of the school. Responsible for providing financial planning, income generation and budget control to assist leaders in effectively managing funds to meet the school’s objectives. I maintain robust financial systems and controls to safeguard finances, ensure efficiency and value for money. I am a CIMA qualified Accountant with 20 years’ experience as Head of Finance and a passion for the Education sector. The core purpose of my role is to maximise the school’s financial resources to provide the best possible education for our Students.
We have developed an excellent culture at Rastrick that rewards our students for the effort they make in both formal lessons and through our wide-ranging enrichment programme. The enjoyment our students get from these programmes is perhaps our greatest achievement as a school.
Assistant Headteacher Quality of Education.
I am Assistant Head Teacher leading Quality of Education. I am a firm believer that as well as continuing to achieve outstanding results consistently we are all responsible in ensuring students are set up with the skills to become successful in the future. I have always been proud to work in a school with outstanding practitioners and students.
Head of School
I have been in Education for 20 years in the West Yorkshire region working at schools in Leeds, Bradford and Rastrick. Within this time I have been a senior leader for 13 years, six years as an Assistant Headteacher working in for Support, five years as a Deputy Headteacher in charge of raising standards and currently as the Associate Headteacher of Rastrick High school.