Principal Alliance of Leading Learning
Programme Lead NPQML NPQSL
Advanced Facilitator NPQML NPQSL
Ruth is the principal of The Alliance of Leading Learning and the Deputy head teacher responsible for training and development across the multi academy trust.
Ruth has built the Marches training brand – which now has an established reputation and attracts participants from local areas and Chester, Herefordshire and Worcestershire. The training team now run 70 to 80 programmes a year from work based learning programmes to NPQ leadership programmes. Ruth also set up the MA with Chester University – with over 40 colleagues on the MA programme. She is an advanced facilitator and has a wide range of experience in delivering professional learning nationally. She has worked for the County as a consultant and deliverer of training in raising awareness in child protection and various county training programmes. Ruth is also an OTP facilitator and has been involved in writing and facilitating training on the NPQML and NPQSL from its inception.
Ruth leads on the ITT provision and has embraced school direct ensuring The Marches has become a premier provider with over 100 student teachers accessing the School Direct programme in just 3 years.