Lee Wilson is a Chief Executive Principal, Primary and National Leader of Education for Outwood Grange Academies Trust (OGAT). Lee is currently responsible for the primary academies within the family: Outwood Primary Academy Ledger Lane, Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate, Outwood Primary Academy Kirkhamgate, Outwood Primary Academy Littleworth Grange, Outwood Primary Academy Darfield, Outwood Primary Academy Greystone, Outwood Primary Academy Bell Lane, Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill and Outwood Primary Academy Newstead Green.
Lee has a proven track record of school improvement. Prior to working with Outwood, he was the headteacher of a large Church of England (VC) primary school which moved from satisfactory to good under his leadership. He was the Head of a Children’s Centre which also secured good judgments in its 2013 OFSTED inspection.
Since joining the Trust, Lee has led the development of our primary model. The implementation of this has led to significant transformation of our primary academies. In May 2014, Outwood Primary Academy Ledger Lane moved from satisfactory to good. In September Outwood Primary Academy Kirkhamgate secured the judgment of outstanding having previously been in special measures. This is a significant achievement given that this was achieved in only 4 terms. Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate has also received a judgement of good with outstanding features following the inspection which took place in June 2016.
Lee is an award winning teacher (National Teaching Awards) and has led a range of training on leadership, assessment and curriculum development at local, national and international level.