Our Specialist Leaders are here to Help

Get better faster with the support of our specialists


Specialist Leaders of Education (SLEs) are outstanding middle and senior leaders who have the skills to support individuals or teams in similar positions in schools. The role is designed to provide school to school support and peer-to-peer learning, ultimately raising standards and improving student outcomes.



Meet our SLEs

Dolores Assan


‘Perseverance Conquers All’

My passion in life is Quality First Teaching, delivering personalised lessons tailored to the needs of individual students to ensure progress. I have served as a SENDCo for over 15 years working in both primary and secondary schools.


Are you a newly appointed SENCo?

 I can help you by:

  • Training you to plan strategically for your school
  • Supporting curriculum leaders and teachers to develop best pedagogical practice
  • Helping you to effectively monitor and evaluate teachers’ practice of quality first teaching



Priya Rudhan

English Head of Department

I am Head of English with years of experience in the teaching profession. I have been working on raising the attainment of students in the subject and as International School Coordinator, I have also been exploring ways to deepen awareness of the wider world for a more enriching learning journey.


I can help you by:

  • Supporting new HoDs with ideas on how to lead a department successfully
  • Teaching model lessons and/or team teaching
  • Providing lesson and behavioural strategies to keep students engaged
  • Advising on how to develop links with international schools for a broader curricular experience

Sarah Hunter

Design and Technology

As the assistant Head of DT I work hard to ensure that all students excel in this subject. This year 86% of our students achieved 9-4 (20% higher than the national average). I am passionate about sharing this best practice across the school so I lead a teaching and learning forum where staff come and engage in pedagogical discourse over a slice of pizza.


I can help you by:

  • Co-creating resources for the new specification
  • Supporting you to write exciting schemes of learning
  • Coaching teachers who are new to the profession or the subject area




Amy Thomas

Literacy and EAL

I am a Lead Practitioner with school wide responsibility for literacy, I am passionate about getting our students reading and writing fluently.


I can help you by:

  • Training you on differentiation strategies especially to support EAL students
  • Sharing best pedagogical practice that will move the needle on student literacy levels
  • Teaching model lessons or team teaching with less confident teachers

Nick Pauro

Politics, Philosophy & RE, Enrichment

I am Lead Assistant Head teacher with responsibility for teaching and learning across the school. I am also a passionate KS3-KS5 teacher and focus on embedding cultural capital in every learning episode. I am passionate about the holistic education of our students and also design our enrichment programme.


I can help you by:

  • Developing whole school cultures for learning
  • Creating Community Outreach programmes
  • Enabling Pupil Voice
  • Developing Cultural Capital

Simon Lucraft

Student behaviour and pastoral care

I am an Assistant Head teacher with responsibility for pastoral care at Key Stage 4. I am also a trained Designated Safeguarding Lead and hold the NPQSL. I am motivated by providing high-quality pastoral care that enables all students to access the curriculum.


I can help you by:

  • Delivering training on tried and tested behaviour management strategies
  • Reviewing and developing the school behaviour and pastoral care policy.
  • Providing successful strategies that will help to improve the attendance and punctuality of your students.

Matt Owen

Geography and pastoral leadership

As Assistant Head teacher I have strong core values of respect, responsibility and effort that I aim to install in all pupils I work with.

I can help by:

  • Improving punctuality and attendance
  • Developing behaviour management systems
  • Making effective use of tutors/tutor time to include study skills and mental health awareness

Interested in becoming an SLE?  Email nlamprell@allsaintsschool.co.uk



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