Ms Julia Powar
Director of Primary Standards
Ms Julia Powar - Director of Primary Standards - joined the staff of Sapientia Education Trust in September 2019. Initially Julia qualified as a secondary school teacher and taught in Cambridgeshire. She then established her own early years provision, trained as a primary school teacher and became Childcare and Integrated Services Manager for Cambridgeshire County Council. For 5 years she led a DfE London school improvement programme to reduce the attainment gap and was Principal of a large primary school.
Recently she has been a trainer for a DfE professional development programme and for the British International Education Association as well as supporting a MAT. She achieved a Masters in Education in 'Leading Community Learning' with a focus on pupil voice. Julia is passionate about improving teaching and learning through collaboration with all stakeholders and ensuring children enjoy school!