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Matthew Parris

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

ceo@mitretrust.org.uk

Matthew is the strategic leader of the Minster Trust for Education and established the Trust in 2018.  He was, until the end of the 2019-20 academic year, the Head Teacher of The Minster School and prior to that the Head of Rushey Mead School in Leicester.  Both schools are highly successful schools at the heart of collaborative networks with Outstanding Ofsted judgements.  

Matthew is a National Leader of Education with a proven track record of successful school leadership and supporting others in their individual settings.  He is committed to ensuring every child in the trust receives the highest quality of education in all its facets: academic; spiritual and experiential.

 

Jacqueline Straw

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER/CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

coo@mitretrust.org.uk

Jacqueline has a background in finance and in internal audit, with specific experience in schools internal audit.  She has a first-class degree (BA Hons) in School Business Management, is AAT qualified (Association of Accounting Technicians), and holds an up to date IOSH (Institution of Occupation Safety and Health) qualification. 

Jacqueline has significant experience in HR having led large teams for more than 15 years and is a trained mediator.  She is also an SLE (Specialist Leader of Education) with a specific skill set in the financial and business leadership and management of schools, and has been deployed on a number of occasions to support in this area to secure improvement.  Jacqueline is currently the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of MITRE and heads up the central business functions.

 

Dave Boothroyd

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT LEAD

improvement@mitretrust.org.uk

Dave works closely with all schools in the Trust to ensure that they provide the very highest quality of education to their pupils. This involves individual work with Head Teachers and other colleagues, providing a wide range of professional learning and networks, the Trust’s annual review process and supporting effective school improvement planning. Dave has held a range of senior leadership roles including Deputy Head Teacher at the Minster School and Director of Teaching School.

Dave has a range of experience of supporting teacher and leadership development, governance, school improvement projects working with a range of partners and facilitating nationally recognised programmes including the NPQs.

 

LINDA HALLAM

PA TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

enquiries@mitretrust.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 


 

FINANCE

Andrew Whitaker

TRUST ACCOUNTANT

 

 

 

 

 

 

EMMA MALTBY

FINANCE TEAM LEADER

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOUISE RYAN

SENIOR FINANCE OFFICER

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOUISE WRIGHT

SENIOR FINANCE OFFICER

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUMAN RESOURCES

TRACEY PIPER

HEAD OF HR

 

 

 

 

 

 

ELLEN GREANEY

HR SUPPORT

 

 

 

 

 

 

NETWORK & IT OPERATIONS

 

JACK DESNICA

HEAD OF IT

 

 

 

 

 

 

JOSH MASON

IT OPERATIONS TEAM LEADER

 

 

 

 

 

 

JAMES MANNERS

TRUST IT TECHNICIAN

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZAK LOUNDS

SENIOR IT TECHNICIAN - THE MINSTER SCHOOL

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHRIS RIDLEY

IT TECHNICIAN - NATIONAL CHURCH OF ENGLAND ACADEMY

 

 

 

 

 

MARKETING

 

MIKEY GIBSON

MARKETING LEAD

marketing@mitretrust.org.uk