Sally Bishop

Head of Teaching School


Sally Leads our Teaching School. She is an experienced Primary Headteacher having been Head at two diverse Primary schools and has a breadth of experience and understanding of Primary Education, having taught in most year groups and held many subject leadership roles, including that of Senco. She has worked in Hertfordshire schools for over 20 years and in a leading role with Teaching Schools since they were first designated in 2011. Sally is passionate about developing skilled teachers and teaching teams and writes and delivers highly regarded training for teachers at all levels. She works across all ‘Big 6’ areas in the Teaching School from teacher recruitment to succession planning, school support and leading on Specialist Leaders of Education recruitment and deployment in addition to her CPD work. Sally has created links with Teaching Schools across Hertfordshire and in the East of England to share and develop excellent practice. She supports Headteachers and Leadership teams, in all areas of school leadership and management. Sally is also a very experienced, fully qualified Performance Coach and works confidentially with individuals and school teams.