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15/02/19

Retweeted From MyNewTerm

Science EastofEngland Apply online at: https://t.co/YHgnDaKL7d is a member of the . The school are seeking to appoint an excellent Head of Science to provide professional leadership and management. Visits warmly welcomed and encouraged. https://t.co/iVKT91okGM

15/02/19

Retweeted From SRA Secondary

Our latest news is out now! https://t.co/oUaBrbdTrr 👀👀📜 https://t.co/VEb896ZeGX

15/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

February newscast is now available to view, with highlight's from this half-term https://t.co/O0YR9q6pOL https://t.co/jSekgKrz3m

15/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

This week's newsletter... https://t.co/uMcfQdmzgr https://t.co/dMltO2ANlZ

14/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Thank you to everyone that supported this year's Gym and Dance Display. It was a theatrical affair with lyrical display and amazing circustry from students right across the school. Photo highlights https://t.co/DgpQFqHnAd https://t.co/wj3noWBrCc

14/02/19

Retweeted From Robert Barclay

‘Press Play’ - fantastic display of dance last night from in their annual Dance Show! Well done all. 💃 https://t.co/wgMn4HJ0YA

13/02/19

Vacancy alert: looking to make a big bang? Want to engage students in award winning faculties? We have vacancies https://t.co/TE3OLIGHq6 . Head of Science . Science Teachers https://t.co/ZCV3PJ4hdN

12/02/19

The youngest students from the Trust showing how to work together, adopting the Trust ethos and ‘strong collaboration’ https://t.co/IP9ZUpdRg5

12/02/19

Retweeted From Ced de la Croix

Hard work always pays off ⁦ https://t.co/R916a0NICb

12/02/19

Retweeted From SJL Ecoschools

Welcome to our next generation of Eco school members in year 7 https://t.co/bMmnL2YXUk

12/02/19

Congratulations to and their Team, a fantastic achievement https://t.co/pQDoWuDfDw

12/02/19

Retweeted From SRA Secondary

Teachers! There is still time to book onto this fantastic Teach and Tech workshop...#technology https://t.co/jmepeWqbN6

11/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Thought for the Week: Honesty and integrity https://t.co/XzDrwVyCm1

11/02/19

Retweeted From Robert Barclay

Thought of the Week 💭 https://t.co/sbKcuBvTKW

08/02/19

Retweeted From HarpendenAcademy

Ladybird Class had an amazing trip to Harpenden Fire Station today. Some firefighters may have got wet in the process!! https://t.co/F6Q0DvZ4Ab

08/02/19

Retweeted From SRA Secondary

Our latest news is now out! https://t.co/Jo5yNe7Grj https://t.co/XSIaWknMG8

08/02/19

Retweeted From Robert Barclay

Latest Review! https://t.co/26NuV1a9iH https://t.co/aBQl4TtNzr

08/02/19

Got that looking back at highlights from the inaugural Trust Music Festival https://t.co/FhBsEAlavw https://t.co/CYsISqUOal

08/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

This week's newsletter... https://t.co/enngBCBFCU https://t.co/DOlJKK7F0p

07/02/19

Do you want to join an innovative and expanding trust? Seeking to join a trust with excellent, quality CPD and friendly staff community? If yes, then Scholars' may be right for you. Vacancies available for Sept 2019 https://t.co/6KfuFwyNtA . . https://t.co/O2iLDXMmBw

06/02/19

Retweeted From SRA_Maths

Can't wait to see the Turing legacy next week with our Year 7 and Year 8 students https://t.co/y5kvIkx5Yd

05/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Did you know there are links and guides on the school website to the latest games and apps? We engage students in internet safety topics in Life Skills and Computing lessons... keeping communication open https://t.co/mZnoSmcAAt https://t.co/eqij2eOq1i

05/02/19

Retweeted From Caroline M

Was fabulous!!! Thank you to all performers and organisers!!

05/02/19

Retweeted From Charlotte Halkett💃🏠

A triumph! Congratulations to all the staff and pupils for such high standards.

05/02/19

Retweeted From RBA Performing Arts

This is what effort looks like: https://t.co/ac5iG8Z8DC

05/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes Music

Congratulations to all students and staff for a fabulous “first ever” Scholars Education Trust Music Festival!! A very special evening and the start of some great collaborations!! Well done everyone 😊

05/02/19

Retweeted From Eleri Salter

What an exceptional performance by all. Well done on a fantastic evening. Thank you too all staff for their hard work.

05/02/19

Retweeted From Alison Solomon

Fabulous concert with talented students

05/02/19

Retweeted From Yvonne Jacobs

Amazing performances by many very talented young and not so young. Loved minute! Well done and thank you ❤️

05/02/19

Retweeted From Tropic with Yvonne

Still buzzing and feeling very proud after tonight’s performance such an incredible bunch of talented musicians. Teachers are amazing too! Thank you for giving your all!

04/02/19

Retweeted From Madeleine

Thank you! What an amazing evening! Talented students, dedicated staff, slick organisation and spirited performances ❤️🎼🎹🎻🎷🎺

04/02/19

Congratulations to all the performers in tonight’s Trust Concert! You were all fabulous and should be very proud of yourselves!

04/02/19

Nearly ready to go - break a leg everyone! https://t.co/wNJLMGQh0d

04/02/19

Retweeted From Mr Wingar

Ready for the inaugural Musical Festival https://t.co/VpmX8RtD6w

04/02/19

Retweeted From YC Hertfordshire STA

Students in school made a great start on their unit of the Young Health Champions course and preparing for their peer message on Wednesday! https://t.co/hJ8dYXFKOL

04/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes Music

SJL Concert Band rehearsing for tonight’s inaugural Scholar’s Education Trust Music Festival at the Alban Arena - still a few tickets left!! https://t.co/8RvP5FELPm

04/02/19

Retweeted From Sir John Lawes

Vacancy alert: are you a creative practitioner, seeking to engage with students from KS3 to KS5? Our dynamic faculty are seeking a Geography Teacher for Sept 2019 https://t.co/taokD0xGlP . . Those who can, teach! https://t.co/25q8YnPVX5

04/02/19

Final rehearsals are underway for this evening's inaugural Scholars' Education Trust Music Festival. We look forward to welcoming the SET community coming together for this music celebration https://t.co/SFyVelV2fo

04/02/19

Retweeted From Mr C Walker

Promoting the SRA Rugby Academy at the Girls Under 15 trials https://t.co/eykVj97dAt

04/02/19

Retweeted From SRA Secondary

Our latest newsletter is out now! https://t.co/4WXgtaCMH7 https://t.co/qgbJIUHJOh

Executive Team

Scholars’ Education Trust

Position Name
Chief Executive Officer Claire Robins OBE, BA, MEd, NLE
Deputy Chief Executive Officer Matt Gauthier
Chief Operations Officer Hazel Wale FISBL

 

Claire Robins OBE - Chief Executive Officer

Claire Robins

Claire taught at a number of schools in Hertfordshire before becoming head of SJL in 2006.  In 2008, Sir John Lawes became a National Support School and Claire was made a National Leader of Education, since when she has led on school to school support work with several local schools, leading to the setting up of the Scholars' Education Trust (Sir John Lawes Academies Trust), of which she is CEO, in 2011. 

Claire has sat on the Regional Schools’ Commissioner’s Head Teacher Board for the NWLSC region since its inception and is also on the board of the Harpenden Secondary Education Trust, which is setting up a new secondary free school (Katherine Warington School) in Harpenden.  She is a founding trustee of HertsCam Network, a group which aims to improve teaching through teacher leadership and also a member of the Executive Committee of UCET (The Universities’ Council for the Education of Teachers).  Claire was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List in June 2018 for Services to Education.

Matt Gauthier - Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Matt Gauthier

Matt taught Business and Economics at a number of schools in Hertfordshire before being appointed deputy head at Sir John Lawes School in 2007.  Matt was appointed Head of Francis Bacon School in 2011 after it was placed in an OFSTED category and led its transformation into Samuel Ryder Academy, Herts’ 1st all-through school.

As Deputy CEO, Matt is now supporting other schools in the Trust, mentoring newly appointed head teachers and providing leadership and strategic guidance, particularly over data and curriculum.  Matt is a board member of the Alban Teaching School Alliance, Governor and Chair of the Resources Committee at the local Pupil Referral Unit (PRU), as well as a member of the St Albans Strategic Partnership Executive Group.

Hazel Wale FISBL - Chief Operations Officer
Hazel

Hazel has worked in education for a number of years achieving her SBM qualification in 2004 followed by the NPQH in 2008.  She is a NASBM Fellow and was awarded NASBM School Business Manager of the year in 2015. 

Hazel was part of the original EIP team that supported Samuel Ryder and is now responsible for our central provision that encompasses SBMs, finance, payroll, governance, IT, attendance, HR and PR/marketing. Hazel’s expertise has led to her being frequently approached to speak at local and national conferences and to provide consultative support for a number of schools.  Hazel is a key member of the school to school support team. 

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The youngest students from the Trust showing how to work together, adopting the Trust ethos and ‘strong collaboration’ https://t.co/IP9ZUpdRg5
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