Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Theresa Diā€™Iasio, Director

As Director of Positive Regard TSA since 2015, Theresa leads on all strands of the Teaching School which are School Direct, Newly Qualified Teacher, School to School Support and CPD. She has extensive experience of working within leadership roles across a number of Secondary schools.

Amy Hinchliffe, Operations Manager

Amy has worked for the Teaching School since 2013. Amy is the NQT Statutory Induction Lead, and offers support and guidance to NQT Mentors/ Tutors, and Headteachers and reports to the DfE. She also oversees and coordinates the recruitment process to designate Specialist Leaders of Education across the region. As part of her role as Operations Manager, she facilitates CPD courses and events, as well as taking a lead in advertising & marketing across the different strands of the Teaching School. Amy is currently working towards a Level 5 Leadership & Management Diploma qualification.

Holly Grimshaw, Administration Support Officer

Holly has worked for Positive Regard Teaching School Alliance since 2015, and is the main point of contact for Continuous Professional Development bookings. Holly is involved with the School Direct application and recruitment process and works closely with Sheffield Hallam University. She has recently completed her Level 3 Business Administration qualification through the Apprenticeship route. Holly provides administration support to the Teaching School Director and Operations Manager across all strands.