Vice Principal, Nene Park Academy
Ellie came into teaching in 2001 following a successful career as a Footwear Designer with experience as professional tutor/lecturer at De Montfort University, which ignited her passion for teaching. After completing The Graduate Teacher Programme, she worked in two schools in Leicestershire teaching or leading Design Technology.
Ellie has been a senior leader since 2011 winning Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School for the Eastern Region in 2012. She joined CMAT in January 2015 to lead the development of Teaching & Learning and CPD at Nene Park Academy as Vice Principal and prior to this she held the position of Assistant Principal at two contrasting schools based in Essex and Lincolnshire.
Ellie has delivered leadership courses for Inspiring Leaders and is currently delivering these for CTSN, as well as leading the SLE Network Meetings as an SLE.
In September 2016, Ellie enrolled on the NPQH with Leadership East.