Andrew Taylor – Headteacher
Andrew Taylor started in post as Headteacher for St Gabriel’s CofE Academy in January 2017.
Prior to joining St Gabriel’s CofE Academy, Andrew worked as an Assistant Headteacher in the Affinity Federation of two large Coventry primary schools. He holds a BA Honours degree and Qualified Teacher Status; he is also a designated Specialist Leader of Education and has a track record of ‘Outstanding’ primary teaching and extensive experience of school improvement at senior leadership level.
In his previous roles, Andrew has had particular responsibility for assessment and core subject leadership, developing staff and other leaders and raising standards of teaching and learning.
I am passionate about children fulfilling potential, and will strive to ensure our team does all we can to meet the needs of every individual so that they feel valued, loved and able to flourish. Fundamental to this aim is the development of a strong partnership between school, home and the wider community and I am committed to serving the children and families of St Gabriel’s CofE Academy in every way I can for the creation of a truly special community.”
Andrew will be joined by a team of dedicated and skilled staff as the school prepares for opening.