Simon Russell

Headteacher, Lady Katherine Leveson CofE Primary

From an early age, Simon always wanted to become a teacher and he still thinks it is the greatest job in the world.  Simon finds joy in seeing the wonderful potential in every child and witnessing them flourish during their time in school.  Simon has worked in a range of schools across the Midlands throughout his career, from small to large primaries and in a pupil referral unit.  This has given him a wealth of experience about the incredible diversity of learners.  He was appointed Headteacher of Lady Katherine Leveson in 2017.  Simon is passionate about the outdoors, music and sport.  His favourite saying is ‘Be kinder than is necessary.’