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  • Senior Leadership Team


    At ARA we are proud to recruit inspirational and aspirational teaching staff who are kind, friendly and innovative. Our team are experienced UK and international educators who are passionate about helping our students to flourish and excel in their learning.  Staff are excellent role models for our students and encourage the code of Respect, Responsibility and Resilience for all in the Academy community. As a school we are fully committed to ensuring that our team are dedicated to their own learning and enjoy a full range of professional development opportunities, including language lessons and leadership training.

    Senior Leadership Team

    Melissa Day

    Deputy Head of Primary

    Simon Dodd

    Deputy Head of Secondary

    Deputy Head of Secondary

    Natalie Thwaits

    Executive Head of EYFS

    Sonia Naru

    Executive Head of SENCO

    Hannah Davis

    Head of FS

    Manal Jallad

    Head of Arabic, Islamic and MoE

    Mohamad Awwad

    Head of Protection,
    Care & Wellbeing

    Daniel Griffiths

    Director of Sports