Nicky Thomas - PE, Teaching and Learning - Vice Principal, Outwood Grange Academy

Currently Vice Principal in charge of teaching and learning at Outwood Grange Academy, Nicky is responsible for the quality of teaching and learning across the academy, regularly delivering CPD training to internal and external staff on AFL, planning, assessment, outcomes and questioning to name a few. This was highlighted by OFSTED (2012) where quality of teaching was judged “Outstanding” due to “the academies systematic approach to continuous professional development of teachers.”

Nicky has delivered the Outstanding Teacher Programme and is currently facilitating the Improving Teacher Programme to colleagues across the Yorkshire region.