Regional Lead, BAMEed East
Aleishia is currently a Deputy Headteacher in Essex and also works for the Church of England's Education Team, designing the new NPQ programmes. She is Chair of the Diocese of Chelmsford's Global Majority Education Association and she runs an Identity & Diversity Network Group in Southend. Aleishia has worked with schools and school leaders nationally, supporting them as they begin their journey into diversifying their curriculum and working with staff on their understanding of identity and belonging. Throughout her work, her focus is on increasing the representation of BAME staff in leadership roles, developing the curriculum so it reflects society and recognises the importance of global citizenship and ensures that pupil voice is at the heart of everything that is done.