Key Staff (ID 1038)
Leanne BengePersonal Assistant
Leanne has over 10 years' experience as an Executive Assistant and provides PA support to Andrew. In addition to providing day to day support to Andrew, Leanne works closely with the SEEAT central team and Headteachers across the Trust.
Emma BreezeEducation Officer
Louise ButsonPrimary Finance Support Manager
As well as being the bursar of Prince Avenue Academy, Louise also supports Westborough, Holt Farm Junior and Rochford Primary with their finances.
Diane CotgroveHR & Payroll Manager
Diane has been working in the Trust for a number of years after joining as HR Manager at Westcliff High School for Girls in 2006 . Diane now co-ordinates HR and payroll across the Trust and supports the schools with any HR issues. Diane is a member of The Chartered Institute of Personal Development (Level 5) and has a Certificate in School Business Management.
Louise DavyDeputy Chief Operating Officer
Louise is a Chartered Accountant with a wealth of knowledge of the education sector.Before joining SEEAT she worked with the Essex School Finance Support Team and has worked with scores of schools across Essex, both primary and secondary.Louise also assists with all the other areas of the COO role but leads the finance function, external audit and internal scrutiny.
Matt KingEducation Officer
Darren SandersIT Manager
Darren has extensive experience as a Network Manager and is responsible for leading the central IT function at Westcliff High School for Girls and across the Trust. Darren supports the schools across the Trust with their technology operations and manages the core infrastructure to ensure efficiency and compatibility in the systems.
Sally ScottPayroll Manager
As well as looking after the day to day finances at Westborough School, Sally is also the payroll manager for SEEAT.
Caroline ThorntonPastoral Care & Inclusion Manager
Caroline is an experienced pastoral care and inclusion manager who works across all of the SEEAT schoolsdeveloping and implementing effective practices that support vulnerable pupils and families.This includes children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND), Looked After Children (LAC), English as an Additional Language (EAL) and children entitled to Pupil Premium (PP). Caroline is also responsible for leadership and management across the Trust for Safeguarding and Attendance.