PIONEER ACADEMIES COMMUNITY TRUST
Mr Harry Wood
Marilyn has many years’ experience within the education sector as Headteacher, Local Authority Advisor and Ofsted inspector with a strength in school improvement
Karen Hartshorne BA(Hons) - Chair of Trustees
Karen has worked in the education sector for a number of years holding a first class honours degree in Educational Management. She currently works for Tykes Teaching School Alliance as Programme Development Manager and is responsible for NQT induction amongst other things.
Phil has a background in Finance and Banking currently working as a bank manager for RBS, therefore brings a strength in finance
Pete Steadman MSc, Chartered MCIPD
Pete has 20 years extensive experience working at a strategic level within the Education Sector, with specific responsibility for the design, delivery and commissioning of all professional development programmes within the Education Department and across schools. Pete's experience also includes Headteacher and school leadership development, performance management, talent management and succession planning. He has also supported organisational development and change management strategies as a national consultant.
Pete continues to support several schools in Rotherham with governance and leadership as a private consultant.