School Improvement Advisor
Debbie joined the BDMAT Central Team working as a School Improvement Advisor in January 2019 having previously mentored a number of new Heads and Senior Leaders in other schools across the city. Debbie has been the Head Teacher at Christ Church School in Sparkbrook, Birmingham since September 2014. Christ Church was nominated for Primary School of the Year by the TES in July 2018, is in the top 3% nationally for the progress pupils make from KS1 to KS2 and was rated as outstanding by Ofsted in November 2017. Debbie is passionate about supporting others with a belief that having a culture of learning for everyone within every school family as the key to success, recognising everyone has potential with a no excuses culture to ensure all stakeholders are able to thrive.
Debbie is also the SEND Governor at an outstanding secondary school and visits regularly to support the transition of the pupils from Christ Church and the SEND team.