Mrs L Atkinson, Chief Executive

Mrs Atkinson is the Chief Executive of the Learning Academy Partnership (South West), and has over twenty years teaching and leadership experience in a range of schools across the 3-16 age range, and in a number of schools within diverse contexts and across a number of local authorities.

Accredited as a National Leader of Education, Mrs Atkinson has an exemplary track record of school improvement and in her role as a National Leader of Education has supported a number of schools across both Torbay and Devon with exceptional impact.

As a system leader, Mrs Atkinson recognises the benefits of hard wired collaboration and developing and utilising the expertise within our school system to improve outcomes for more and more young people. She feels privileged to lead a dedicated and passionate team that share a collective vision of empowering excellence to transforming life chances for all our young people, within and beyond the Multi Academy Trust.