Cathryn Egginton is the Headteacher at Wellgate Primary School and has recently had the opportunity to be Associate Headteacher at another school within her Trust. During her time as Headteacher of Wellgate she has led her school through a successful OFSTED inspection, improving the school from Requires Improvement to Good.Cathryn understands the impact that good Leadership can have on staff and the life chances of all young people within a school. Cathryn has had extensive experience in monitoring and evaluating across the whole school, setting up systems and processes which effectively demonstrate the impact of teaching and learning on the progress of all pupils. She has also developed multi-faceted support packages including staff CPD, coaching, the modelling of effective practice, team teaching, joint planning and mentoring of individual staff members in order to improve their practice to ‘good’ and beyond. Cathryn also has experience of working with a strong Governing Body and recognises how their support and challenge can positively impact on the outcomes of a school.