Adam is Head Teacher at Bournville Primary School. Over the past 20+ years Adam has worked in urban, rural and multi cultural schools ranging in size from 44 to 680 pupils as a teacher, senior manager and head teacher.
As a National (NLE) and Local Leader of Education (LLE), Adam has worked successfully with fellow head teachers and schools facilitating and assisting them on their journey, be that the short trip to good or the longer trek to outstanding. He is a keen advocate of a ‘support, challenge, coach’ approach, through which performance and accountability can be explored and developed. Over the last 12 years he has worked with local authorities, multi academy trusts and initial teacher training (ITT) providers developing management, teaching, learning and outcomes for learners.
Under his leadership, Bournville Primary School has gained numerous awards including being a national finalist in the Pupil Premium Awards 2015 and a Lead School for Achievement for All. The school was rated outstanding by OFSTED in 2015, it is a National Teaching School, a member of the WSM Education Trust and the Schools Co-operative Society. Adam is also chair of the North Somerset Learning Exchange, a trustee of charity XTND and an Ofsted inspector.
Head of Teaching School
Kerri is Assistant Head at Bournville Primary School with the main responsibility of leading teaching and learning within the school. Since 2007, Kerri has played an instrumental role in the development of the school culminating in it being graded as Outstanding in 2015 and becoming a national finalist in the DfE Pupil premium Awards 2015.
Jo Campbell – Business Administration
Laura Elmont – Marketing and Communications
Laura worked in Media and Advertising in Bristol for over eight years, a combination of Client Service within a national recruitment advertising agency and as Account Manager for BBC Magazines. Laura moved into the education sector in 2009 to help a school with their final year before closure before moving to Bournville Primary School in 2010.
Connel is Headteacher at Neroche Community Primary School. Over the last 17 years Connel has worked in rural and small town Infant and Primary Schools across Devon and Somerset ranging from 56 pupils to 250 pupils, as a Teacher, KS1 Leader, Deputy Headteacher, Acting Headteacher and Headteacher.