Sharon Burt

Sharon Burt, Executive Headteacher/CEO


In progress: MBA Business & Administration duel accredited with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 7 Strategic Management & Leadership Diploma

BSC (Hons) Social Policy & Criminal Justice

PGCE (English Specialism)

NPQEL Programme undertaken 2018 - 2020

Current employment where relevant:

Solent Academies Trust

Professional experience including organisations you have played a part in:

Professional characteristics and experience: 

Inspirational, dynamic, forward thinking, creative and ambitious leader with strong financial and business acumen.  Confident leader of change management, project developments, bids and grants and well developed negotiation and communication skills.  Highly resilient, motivated by challenge and innovation in self-improving school led systems.  Pupil outcome focused, extensive experience of personalised learning tailored to individual student needs.  

Highly experienced and knowledgeable across a broad range of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities including Autism, speech, language and communication difficulties and social, emotional and mental health needs.  

Specialist Leader in Education since 2012 (Leadership and Management, SEND and Safeguarding).  Experienced in sensory integration approaches, attachment awareness and use of PACE, restorative justice approaches, Makaton, PECS, total communication approaches, Teacch, Attention Autism and Therapeutic Crisis Intervention.  

I am a member of the Chartered College of Teaching and British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society.