Shahed Ahmed

CEO New Vision Trust & Executive Head Teacher, Elmhurst Primary School

Email: sahmed@elmhurst.newham.sch.uk

Professional & Personal details:

Shahed has extensive experience supporting schools in category, developing leadership within schools and raising the quality of teaching and learning.

He is the CEO of the New Vision Trust, which brings together four large schools in Newham: Elmhurst, Gallions, Nelson and Vicarage. Shahed is an experienced executive head teacher of a very large four form entry primary school in a deprived area of London. The school is a Teaching School, Maths Hub and recently has been designated an English Hub too. Under his leadership the school has made significant improvements and is currently outstanding. He was previously head teacher of another school which he led from special measures to outstanding.

Shahed has successfully helped a number of schools as NLE who have been in category, with subsequent successful Ofsted inspection judgements. He serves on a number of DfE, Prince's Trust and London Mayor expert advisory groups.