Senior Management

Jack Hatch O.B.E – C.E.O

Chief Executive Officer of St Bede CE Primary Multi Academy Trust. Originally Executive Head Teacher of St Bede C of E Primary Academy (Ofsted outstanding rated), with 530+ children. Chief Executive of St Bede Childcare Ltd (a fully registered childcare charity within the North West) and Chief Executive of Primary Alliance for Learning (A successful Teaching School). A National Leader of Education, supporting other local schools to deliver quality out of school care and education, firmly believing that children deserve the best start in life. A member of a number of national working groups for the Department of Education. Was previously the National Treasurer for the National Association for Head teacher and was recently North West President for the same association. A National Leader in Education and a representative on the Local Authority’s Early Years’ forums, as well as a Pupil Premium Champion. Awarded an OBE in June 2015 for services to education.

  June Roberts- C.O.O

Has extensive leadership experience, having worked alongside the Executive Headteacher, Mr Hatch, for more than 25 years; takes a vital role in providing additional oversight of the development of the senior leadership within the MAT. An extremely experienced teacher of all primary age ranges, and also holds the National Professional Qualification for Headship.

Sarah Bagshaw- HR & Finance Director

Chartered Accountant with over 25 years’ experience. Worked within the Education sector for over 11 years. Member of several national educational think tanks. Representative on the NAHT SBL sector council. Runs the centralised finance function for the MAT including Budgetary Control