Willows provision offers children a personalised curriculum aimed at accelerating progress and supporting their learning. The room has a high level of staffing to ensure that the children’s needs are catered for. The children access English and Maths in Willows each morning and then return to their cohort class in the afternoon.

Willows have a regular routine and provide a small, nurturing environment in which the children feel safe and secure.

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Alisha White Alisha White Teaching Assistant

I have worked at E-act blackley academy for 6 years. I am a teaching assistant at the academy. I am currently leading the Willows Hub. I have enjoyed working at E-Act and with the children I have had the pleasure of teaching throughout the years. I am looking forward to working in the Willows Hub with some more of our amazing children.

Lyndsay Dunkerley Lyndsay Dunkerley 1:1 Teaching Assistant

My name is Lyndsay Dunkerley and I’m currently a 1:1 Teaching Assistant in Willows. I’ve worked at E – Act Academy since 2012 as a Teaching Assistant and previous to that from 2009 I was a lunch time Organiser. I’ve lived in Blackley from being a young child so I know the area very well. I have two boys who are 18 and 14 who used to attend this school.

Nicole Wallwork Nicole Wallwork Teaching Assistant
Nicole Wallwork Nicole Wallwork Teaching Assistant

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