Senior Leadership Team

Head of School

Ms S Zand

Worked in education for over twenty years, eleven of which have been in senior leadership. Have come to Witham having been a Vice principal of a large outstanding comprehensive school in London. Driven to set high expectations within the academy in terms of behaviour and also outcomes for students academically. Determined to instil a culture of respect and collective responsibility to embed a calm and purposeful learning environment creating positive outcomes and success for our students.

Executive Headteacher

Mr D Lee

Worked in Witham in education for 21 years, previous Head of Rickstones Academy and previously Deputy Head at Maltings Academy, now as the Executive Head over both schools in Witham. Passionate about driving standards of education in the town and ensuring that students are achieving their potential and happy at school.

Deputy Headteacher - Teaching and Learning, Curriculum & Assessment

Mr M Slatter

Worked in Witham for over twenty years, both at New Rickstones and now Maltings academy. Ensuring that students fulfil their potential both on an academic and personal level is what I gain the most satisfaction from. Expecting the very best standards from our students and instilling in our young people that anything is possible with hard work, good manners and respect for others are key ingredients for success whilst at Maltings, in the Witham community and into adulthood.

Assistant Headteacher - Safeguarding, Culture and Ethos

Mr K Green

I have worked in education for 12 years, of which 9 have been in leadership. I was previously static head of year 11 and a member of the executive leadership team at the highest achieving non selective secondary school in Essex. I have worked in 2 large outstanding secondary schools in London and Chelmsford respectively, which has moulded my approach and relentless pursuit of the very best for every student. I moved to Maltings to support the children of Witham to be the best they can be now and in the future.

Assistant Headteacher - Initial teacher Training, Early Careers, Induction Lead

Mr L Kilvert

Former student of The John Bramston School and deep rooted member of the Witham community. Have worked in education for the past 12 years as a Geography Teacher and Head of Geography prior to joining Maltings Academy. Motivated to ensure that all students have access to challenging, inspirational and motivating lessons to create lifelong learners.