Lisa Fathers

Head of Teaching School / BFET Co- Principal


Alliance for Learning (Teaching School)

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Lisa Fathers, Head of Teaching School / BFET Co- PrincipalI am a very experienced strategic leader and was an Assistant Headteacher for four years at Flixton Grammar School, Deputy Headteacher for three years and Associate Headteacher for one year.

I’m currently responsible for overseeing the Big 6 Teaching School Strands (Initial Teacher Training, Continued Professional Development, School to School Support, Specialist Leaders in Education, Research & Development and Leadership).  We also have a SCITT which I oversee at a strategic level.

I am also responsible for working across the Trust to raise standards as Co-Principal and leading on work like the Blackpool Challenge and Blackpool School Improvement Board. I am A Headteacher Ambassador the Youth Sport Trust & I co-Chair the Headteacher Alliance for PE/School Sport. I am also a qualified Mental Health First Aid Instructor.