We are proud of our Team at Raise, which has been hand-picked to provide a unique blend of highly qualified, caring, experienced professionals, from a multi-disciplinary background.

Always looking to improve the services that we offer to our children and young people, Raise now employs over 50 full and part-time staff, which includes: Education; Health & Wellbeing; Educational Psychologists; Speech and Language Therapists; Criminal Justice; Social Care and the world of Business.

Board of Directors

Jason Steele

CEO & Proprietor

Elaine Bowes

Director, Quality of Education & People Development

Mike Abram

Financial Director

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Leadership and Management Team

Suzanne Watson

Head Teacher

Gilly Ford

Deputy Head Teacher

Katey Jacobs

Deputy Head Teacher

Ian Hepplewhite

Head of Targeted Support

Jonny Steele

Operations Manager

Stephen Shenton

Head of Curriculum

Jason Steele
CEO and Proprietor

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Elaine Bowes
Director, Quality of Education & People Development

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Mike Abram
Financial Director

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Suzanne Watson
Headteacher

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Gilly Ford
Deputy Headteacher

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Elaine Bowes
Chair and Quality of Education and Outcomes

Jason Steele
CEO and Proprietor

Mike Abram
Governor for Finance and Information

Suzanne Watson
Headteacher

Gilly Ford
Deputy Headteacher

Karen Ainsworth
Professional Clerk of the Governors