Our Executive Team
Christian joined Omega Multi-Academy Trust in May 2022. Christian has over 25 years of experience in education and has an exceptional track record in school leadership for both primary and secondary schools. Christian is driven by the philosophy that every young person, regardless of their background, should make progress in every lesson and beneﬁt from exceptional teaching, consistently high standards and shared high expectations
Chief Financial and Operations Officer
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, experienced and committed finance professional to join our team and make a significant impact in our growth and success! For more information please contact email@example.com
Director of Safeguarding and People Services
Jan joined Great Sankey High School in 2015 as Designated Safeguarding Lead before moving to Omega Multi-Academy Trust as Director of Safeguarding in 2019 and was later promoted to Director of Safeguarding and People Services in 2022
Before moving into education Jan first worked as a Police Officer as a specialist in matters of child protection, safeguarding and victims of serious offences.
Jan has worked in a variety of pastoral and safeguarding roles from small primary schools to a large mixed comprehensive school in inner city Liverpool and the largest mixed high school high school in Cheshire, both of which have sixth form provision. During this time she has gained a wealth of experience working collaboratively with external agencies to provide support for the most vulnerable pupils, enabling them to access the education they deserve and to reach their full emotional and academic potential.
Jan is the Prevent Lead for the Trust and the educational representative on the Warrington Safeguarding Partnership Impact and Development Group. Jan’s areas of expertise include inclusion, equality, diversity, LGBTIQA+, Prevent, FGM, HBV, Criminal Exploitation, County Lines, Domestic Violence, Sexual offences against children, Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery.
Director of School Improvement
Andy joined Great Sankey High School in 2002 and moved to a central role in Omega Multi-Academy Trust in 2020.
Andy has expertise in developing professional learning programmes for teachers and leaders at all stages of their career and in leading school improvement through extensive partnership work. He is a facilitator of ECT Programmes for Best Practice Network and is currently completing the Exemplary Leadership Programme with Leverage Leadership Institute.
In his role of Director of School Improvement for Omega Multi-Academy Trust, Andy supports teachers and leaders to develop their expertise in curriculum and pedagogy, using Instructional Coaching as a key lever for improvement. Working with leaders from across the Trust, Andy is building a collaborative model of systematic training which is underpinned by the best evidence from research.
Director of Governance and Compliance
Diane has provided a freelance service as a Governance Professional to Omega Multi-Academy Trust since 2019 and joined in the permanent position as Director of Governance and Compliance in 2022.
Diane enjoyed a successful career as a Branch Manager in retail banking and as a Regional Operations Manager in a business outsourcing company, managing operations for utility clients and pupil sector clients. In the latter years of working within outsourcing, Diane worked within a select team focusing on service improvements across the business which included clients within the UK, India and America.
Following a company restructure Diane took early retirement and volunteered with Manchester City Council as a panel member and Chair for school admission appeals. Since 2018, as a freelance clerk Diane has provided a clerking service for school admission appeals, exclusions and Independent Review Panels for schools across the UK. As a Governance Professional Diane has provided a clerking service to the Governing Boards of several schools across the Northwest, including the primary and secondary sector, special schools, single academies and multi academy trusts.