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The Trust's Structure

MAT Members

Mr. Michael Punt

Mr. Tim Reid

Mrs. Rosie Shorter

Mrs. Fiona Lawson-Hughes

Audit Accounting Officer
MAT Directors

Fr. Tim Williams

Mr. Bryan Allbut


Ms. Rosie Shorter (Chair)

Mrs Kate Lambert

Mr. Tony James

Mrs Sue Schofield


Mr. G. L. Roberts

School Improvement Team

We have a core School Improvement Team, led by Stephen Cox, Executive Headteacher (School Improvement and Teaching and Learning). The Team is dedicated to working with our schools in order to support them in their journey, seeking to raise standards for the children in their care.  Stephen has many years experience as a highly successful Headteacher, Ofsted Inspector and National Leader of Education, including leading his own school from Ofsted ‘inadequate’ to ‘outstanding’ over a five year period and running a National Support School for eight years.  The team includes a range of Subject Leader Specialists from across the Trust to provide a bespoke improvement package of support:

            Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) Maths – Mrs Katie Oakes 

            Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) English – Ms Sarah Pemberton 

            Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) SEND - Mr. Daniel McEvilly 

School Improvement Advisor

Core functions
Provide a forum to discuss and address processes affecting standards across the Trust:

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Recruitment
  • Performance – Progress and Attainment
Trust School Improvement Advisors
Mr. Barry Newton
A consultant and former Local Authority School Improvement Advisor and Headteacher (2 schools) with over 30 years of experience. He has a proven track record of supporting school improvement.
Mr. Neil Mills
A consultant and former Headteacher of a successful middle school where he was Headteacher for over 12 years.  He has a proven track record of supporting school improvement and over 30 years’ experience of working with children.


Educational Partners

Teaching School Alliance
South Bromsgrove High School,
Chadsgrove School,
Haybridge High School

Worcester University

The University of Birmingham

Newman University

Worcester Diocesan
Board of Education