The trustees and executive team of the Gosforth Group are delighted to announce that Steve Campbell will be the new Principal of Jesmond Park Academy from Easter 2021.
Resilient and highly experienced in dealing with the many challenges of school leadership, Steve has successfully led North Gosforth Academy over the past five years; making it a successful, unified school at the heart of its community. An educator for two decades; Steve has taught History, managed strong departments and led an outstanding Sixth Form. His roles in senior school leadership have had focus on both achievement and pastoral systems while deputy headteacher and as Principal of North Gosforth Academy.
‘Outstanding schools are built on students, staff, parents and governors all pulling together to form a strong community that works as one to nurture and develop the skills, enthusiasm and talent of the young people within it. It is a privilege to be joining a school with such a proud heritage and I am looking forward to working together with you all to help our school on the journey to becoming outstanding. Jesmond Park is a school with unlimited potential and I relish the opportunity to bring the stability, energy and vision to move forward to greater success.’