Leeds East Academy


Principal Employee of the Month

Principal Employee of the Month for January 2020. 

Congratulations to Mrs R Lancaster, Teaching Assistant, who is Sarah Carrie's Principal of Leeds East Academy, Employee of the Month for January 2020.

Sarah chose Mrs Lancaster for this award as Ros has been a member of staff at LEA and predecessor school, Parklands Girls for a number of years. She is committed and dedicated and undertakes some outstanding work with our most vulnerable students.

"She is kind and caring and anything that you ask of her is done – and always done with a smile on her face and real grace! A real figure head for our most vulnerable students who regularly seek her out for support with daily challenges they face and her impact is massive in terms of improving their experience in school."

Mr Hayward, SENCO, commented "Mrs Lancaster is a positive, kind and hardworking colleague who genuinely cares about our pupils at Leeds East Academy; she works tirelessly to ensure they are supported and can be successful every day. 

 "Mrs Lancaster's nurturing approach and the relationships which she builds are a testament to her experience working with students, who may have additional vulnerabilities.

 "A fantastic support for both students and staff! Thank you, Mrs Lancaster!"