Amanda Bennett

CEO of Great Heights Academy Trust

Amanda is the CEO of Great Heights Academy Trust, a National Leader of Education (NLE) and Executive Principal of The Greetland Academy. Amanda is also the Chair of the SCITT Partnership Board – the body that governs the SCITT.

Over the last five years Amanda has led The Greetland Academy to successfully bid to host and run multiple nationally recognised designations: National Support School; Teaching School (Teamworks TSA); a SCITT; Multi-Academy Trust lead school; Research School (the Oldham Research School); and an English Hub school. The academy has supported many regional and national initiatives, including the ‘Effective use of Teaching Assistants’ EEF project, RQT targeted support, EYFS projects and the National Teaching Service.