Stephen Mitchell

Organisational Leader

Stephen is an inspirational and energetic leader, who is currently the Chief Operating Officer / Deputy CEO for a Multi-Academy Trust of 6 schools.

He is responsible for all non teaching areas of the organisation, ensuring that the Trust can provide the best educational environment for children. Direct responsibilities include Finance, HR, Estates, IT, Health & Safety, Communications,  Legal, and Data Protection.

He works closely alongside other senior leaders to drive quality of teaching, academic performance, and professional development.

Stephen believes heavily in cultural development within organisations being key to delivery outstanding practice, and seeks to bring innovative ways to bear on work to ensure that the focus in kept on the frontline services, and that every decision is seen through that lens.

He has completed an MBA, with a thesis based around driving up the quality of management within organisations