Core Purpose

As well as offering training and support for their alliance themselves, teaching schools will identify and co-ordinate expertise from their alliance, using the best leaders and teachers to:

  1. Play a greater role in training new entrants to the profession
  2. Lead peer-to-peer Continuing Professional and Leadership Development
  3. Provide strategic school improvement support for other schools
  4. Designate and broker Specialist Leaders of Education (SLEs)
  5. Engage in research and development

Strategic Partners

The Alliance includes amongst its strategic partners:

  • The Archdiocese of Liverpool
  • School Improvement Liverpool
  • Liverpool Hope University
  • Alsop High School
  • Holly Lodge Girls' College
  • The Academy of St Nicholas
  • The Academy of St Francis of Assisi
  • De La Salle Academy
  • Sts Peter and Paul Catholic College Widnes
  • St Peter's Catholic High School, Orrell
  • St Matthew's Catholic Primary School
  • Emmaus C of E and Catholic Primary School

Teaching School Contact Info

Mrs Jane Kennedy
Position : Teaching School Director
Phone : 0151 235 1620
Email :

Teaching School Contact Info

Miss Natasha Waters
Position : Teaching School Administrator
Phone : 0151 235 1620