Aspire Academy celebrates ‘Good’ Ofsted rating as result of collaboration with North Star Academy Trust

Aspire Academy in Bath has received a glowing Ofsted report following a recent inspection which dubbed all areas from leadership to the quality of education and behaviour as ‘Good’.The report,…

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Working for Bristol’s North Star Academy Trust – an organisation that cares and helps you grow

As North Star Academy looks to recruit new staff - including teachers and Learning Support Assistants (LSA) - Project Lead Ollie Benzie reflects on his own journey and how his employer has helped him develop as a leader, and a person.

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How to support pupils with a trauma-informed approach to education

North Star Academy Trust’s Project Lead Ollie Benzie explains how educators need to consider a pupil’s past - with a trauma-informed approach - to guide them to a brighter future. "If we can work together with a common goal of improving the life-chances for our most vulnerable children - and take a trauma-informed approach - I believe that we will all be better off, as individuals, as schools, families, communities and society."

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