Shortlisted finalists

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We are pleased to announce our shortlisted finalists for the Star Awards 2018, with the winners to be announced at a formal awards ceremony on Thursday 18 October 2018.

CategoryNominee (A-Z)Nominee base
TEACHER OF THE YEARCarl BinghamTuxford Academy
Carly McKeownWalton Girls’ High School
Lorraine RobinsonRedgate Primary Academy
Helen WilliamsonEast Leake Academy
NEW TEACHER OF THE YEAREmma BeswickWalton Girls’ High School
Beth HareThrumpton Primary Academy
Sam KaneRetford Oaks Academy
Jon Newsum-SmithTuxford Academy
Megan QuinnWainwright Primary Academy
COLLEAGUE OF THE YEAR (OPERATIONS)Clare CaseleyCorporate function
Louise HeathNational Church of England Academy
Emily ThursbyCorporate function
COLLEAGUE OF THE YEAR (TEACHING AND LEARNING SUPPORT)Justine FlanaganNational Church of England Academy
Elizabeth KarchNational Church of England Academy
Stephanie McDermottNational Church of England Academy
Nicola PriceRetford Oaks Academy
PARTNERSHIP AND ENGAGEMENTMarketing TeamCorporate function
Jane EtheringtonWalton Girls’ High School
Dave LlewellynNational Church of England Academy
SOCIAL MOBILITY AND INCLUSIONTiffany BootWalton Girls’ High School
Julia HallamWainwright Primary Academy
Lee HardemanRetford Oaks Academy
Aileen PearceWalton Girls’ High School
TEAM OF THE YEARAll academy staffTuxford Academy
Head of House TeamWalton Girls’ High School
Post 16 TeamWalton Girls’ High School
INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGYData TeamCorporate function
Ruth JusticeWalton Girls’ High School
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENTKristy BoothroydNational Church of England Academy
Helena BrothwellQueen Elizabeth’s Academy
Tim JacksonEast Leake Academy
Cat ThorntonExecutive Leadership Team
GOVERNANCEJohn DickensEast Leake Academy
Zac ScottTuxford Academy
Nathan SmithWalton Girls’ High School
Rachel WebbWalton Girls’ High School
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENTJane EtheringtonWalton Girls’ High School
Polly PearsonCorporate function
Peter SlossTuxford Academy
Andrew ToplissNational Church of England Academy
Diverse Academies Learning Partnership