Sarah Heaver - Primary
Sarah is a Deputy Headteacher for the Galaxy Trust, currently comprising of Temple Hill Primary Academy and Oakfield Primary Academy. She has had many years of experience teaching across the Early Years, Key Stage 1 and 2. Sarah has been a Deputy Headteacher as well as an Advanced Skills Teacher in Literacy and Early Years for several years. Sarah has a long history of supporting others, offering mentoring support in an official and unofficial capacity to teachers who are vulnerable or less experienced.
In her current role Sarah leads and manages the early reading and phonics teaching and learning across the Galaxy Trust. This role involves leading teams of colleagues in both schools to raise attainment in Literacy. Sarah uses her vast experience and collaborative leadership style to coach and mentor staff. She uses the skills and knowledge she has developed over many years to deliver effective CPD and she is very skilled in data analysis, identifying trends and issues arising from data. Sarah is passionate about the teaching of phonics and reading and believes that reading is the key to unlocking every child's full potential.