Welcome to the Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi Academy
The Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi Academy was formed on the 1st July 2014. At the time the Multi-Academy comprised of four Catholic schools since then the Multi-Academy has welcomed a fifth school formed a Central Services Team and seen the High school accredited with Teaching School status.
The Multi Academy is Governed by an experienced Board of Directors who believe in proving a Catholic Education for All.
The website will provide some of the Key information about the Multi Academy more information about our family of schools can be found on the school websites.
To create a transparent growth model for successful, seamless Catholic education by developing effective accountability, leadership and teaching and learning at all levels, which will ensure that the attainment of all groups of learners which will enable the very best learning opportunities for the young people we serve, and therefore ensuring they can contribute effectively to the wider world
Introducing Lloyd Roberts
Chief Accounting Officer
Lloyd joined St Bede’s Catholic Middle School in 2015 as Principal. This was his second Principal post after having been Head at Alvechurch Middle School.
He has previously held many leadership roles in both middle and secondary schools across Worcestershire, including a period working for Worcestershire County Council as a School Improvement Advisor delivering the National Secondary Strategy in ICT.
Since Lloyd joined as Principal, St Bede’s has seen a rapid improvement in outcomes and the school now consistently achieves results well above national standards across all subjects.
Under Lloyd’s leadership, the school maintained its Good OFSTED rating and has received a number of national accolades. These including; ArtsMark Platinum, Gold Mental Health School Award, Platinum School Games Award and it has recently been designated as the Lead School for the Worcestershire Middle School Careers Hub.
Lloyd has worked with the Directors, Principals and a strong Central Team to create a well-respected and strong Multi Academy Company in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic MAC.
An outline of Lloyds accountability and responsibilities can be seen here. https://educationbusinessuk.net/features/head-teacher-accounting-officer
Lloyd has been the Chief Accounting Officer of the OLOL MAC since April 2019 and in that time as overseen the expansion of the MAC by welcoming St Thomas More First School into the Multi-Academy.
Lloyd sits as the Worcestershire representative for the National Middle Schools Forum Executive Committee. In this role, Lloyd works to ensure the implementation of national policy considers the 3-tier system and provides a voice for schools in Worcestershire on a national level.