Benedick Ashmore-Short

Benedick Ashmore-Short
  • Executive Director of Education
  • Company: Astrea Academy Trust

Benedick Ashmore-Short was the winner of the 2014 Pearson ‘Primary Headteacher of the Year’ for the transformational work with Hamford Primary Academy. From this he was the Primary lead across a large teaching school alliance whilst continuing his work as a Principal. More recently he took up the post of Director of Education (Primary) with Astrea Academy Trust overseeing the expansion of the Trust in South Yorkshire and Cambridge and a national improvement in KS2 results of 13%. He is now the current Executive Director of Education overseeing all phases including EYFS-KS5. Benedick has taught and led in all phases