ELT Central Team


We currently have 4 key members of our MAT team who are here to support all schools within ELT:

Mike Boddington – CEO and Executive Head of ELT

Mike works alongside the Headteacher’s in all ELT schools.  His aim is to act as a critical friend and to support Head teachers in a quest to focus on Teaching and Learning

Jo Hawkins – Multi Academy Trust Business Leader

Jo works alongside Headteachers to ensure all support services are working effectively and efficiently, enabling all resources to be focussed on the core purpose of school – delivering excellent teaching and learning opportunities.   Jo will work with Head teachers to find out which central services could help.

Helen Gregory –   Multi Academy Trust School Effectiveness Leader

Helen works alongside Head teachers and other leaders in schools to review teaching, learning and leadership and to consider ways of supporting schools with a variety of CPD.  Helen aims to identify strengths in each school and ensure that these positive and often innovative elements are shared across the Multi Academy Trust.    Helen looks for common themes and issues for schools and aims to seek solutions through collaborative working. 

Alison Morgan (Company Secretary and Clerk to the Trust)

Alison worked in commercial banking and the global banking regulatory sector, before moving into education 4 years ago.  She also brings to the role 8 years’ experience as a school governor.  Since taking up the role of Company Secretary and Clerk, Alison has completed VWV’s Company Secretarial Course for Academies and the NCTL Clerks Development Programme.