Paula Arrowsmith

Paula Arrowsmith
Advisory Head

Paula has worked in education for 18 years and has a passion for working in schools facing challenging circumstances. She started her career as an English teacher, and has worked in senior leadership for 11 years, and as a Principal for the last three years. As Principal, Paula is proud to have worked with a positive team to successfully lead her academy from special measures to good in under 18 months. A first class English graduate, Paula remains passionate about her subject, but her strengths now lie within the areas of leadership and management such as leading change, quality assurance and challenging underperformance, curriculum development including enrichment, and improving department performance.