With 33 years’ experience in the teaching profession, 21 of which were as Head Teacher or Executive Head Teacher. Angela Barry was the founding CEO of a Multi Academy Trust working within South East London and Kent. In addition, she was appointed a Local Leader of Education and National Leader of Education, demonstrating the ability to work sensitively and collaboratively with a range of partners to improve the life chances of children. As a Professional Partner, Angela supported newly appointed Head Teachers.
Throughout her career, Angela has worked within and beyond her own individual organisations, sharing and harnessing the best resources to bring about school improvement through systems leadership.
Since retiring from her full time post in September 2017, Angela has been an external advisor to academy trustees in support of CEO Performance Management, a School Improvement Partner for a local MAT and a NPQH coach for University College London. Since January 2018 Angela has been working as an Interim CEO for a MAT which is comprised of one secondary academy and three alternative provision academies.