Head of Behaviour and Attitudes
Alison began working for R.E.A.L. Education in 2010 as a tutor, progressing to the learning manager role in 2010 before her recent appointment as KS2/3 Pastoral and Engagement Lead for the Independent school in 2013. As a qualified primary teacher she has many years experience in a mainstream and pupil referral environment. Her management experience began in 2007 when she successfully managed the M2M provision in Nottinghamshire, a team responsible for delivering individualised education programmes to Key Stage 2, 3 and 4 pupils. Alison has completed her level 2 Autism course in addition to many other courses in the area of SEND including PACE training and attachment. Alison was a qualified MAPA trainer from 2006 – 2009 and is currently undertaking her NPQSL. (National Professional Qualification for Senior Leaders)
Alison was appointed as Head of Behaviour and Attitudes for all four of R.E.A.L Independent Schools in September 2020. Alison is responsible for monitoring and supporting attendance and behaviour across the schools. Alison is also a trained designated Safeguarding Lead.