Regional Executive Principal in the South West – BEd (Hons) NPQH
Kathy Iles, Regional Executive Principal for the South West, is responsible for sharing best practice across her schools, coaching and supporting the Principals in her region and helping them to prepare for Ofsted Inspections.
Kathy, who joined Bright Tribe in June 2017, has over 30 years experience in education and has been a Head Teacher for 13 years. She understands the challenges of working in small rural schools and in her previous role chaired the development of a small schools group which enabled them to work effectively together for the benefit of the children.
She believes that to get the best for children in schools, in a leadership capacity, it’s crucial to get the best from adults working in that environment. She has always made it a priority to understand the aspirations of the adults working for her, thereby enabling them, with support, to make a difference for the children