Academy's interim headteacher has history of helping troubled schools
The woman drafted in to lead Workington Academy has a background supporting troubled schools, it has been revealed.
Colette Macklin was appointed interim headteacher last week following the absence of head Jonathan Logan.
Mrs Macklin’s last headship was as principal at Waterhead Academy in Oldham, which she joined in September 2014.
The school’s fourth principal in four years, she left the post in October last year, reportedly by mutual consent.
Mrs Macklin said a key part of her work at that school was to establish stability, secure the commitment of staff, pupils and the community and... read more