The Read Academy Family

Our diverse, knowledgeable and passionate team of leaders, teachers and support staff are highly coordinated to prepare our students for the future. The collaborative team effort equips students with the knowledge, skills and attributes to thrive.

Our Leadership Team

Mr Gulam Abbas Hussain
Headmaster & Designated Safeguarding Lead
Ms Hanila Ali Syed
Deputy Headteacher & Designated Safeguarding Lead
Ms Zoubiya Ahmed
Director of School, Executive Strategy
Mr Ali Syed
School Finance & Business Manager
Ms Farhana Begum
All-through School Leader & Designated Safeguarding Lead
Ms Maria Kashif
SEND Coordinator & Designated Safeguarding Lead

Our Early Years Team

Ms Sumaira Hussain
EYFS Senior Leader & EYFS Practitioner
Ms Humma Elahi
EYFS Practitioner & EYFS Wellbeing Mentor
Ms Laiba Adam
EYFS Practitioner
Ms Manal Belhouane
EYFS Practitioner
Ms Mahirah Bukhari
EYFS Practitioner
Ms Maryam Hussain
EYFS Practitioner
Ms Fatima Baig
EYFS Practitioner

Our Primary Team

Ms Taslima Khan
Year 1 Teacher
Ms Kubra Gul
Year 2 Teacher
Ms Shama Hussain
Year 3 Teacher
Ms Salina Mahmood
Primary Senior Leader & Year 4 Teacher
Ms Shama Hasan
Year 5 Teacher & Qur’aan Lead
Ms Asia Bukhari
Year 6 Teacher

Our Secondary Team

Mr Sahil Ahmad
Secondary Senior Leader & Mathematics Specialist
Ms Noreen Rahman
English and Art & Design Specialist
Ms Aisha Bana
Science Specialist
Ms Maria Bores
Food & Nutrition Specialist & Secondary Wellbeing Mentor
Mr Kamran Khan
Islamic Education Specialist
Ms Maymunah Haque
Citizenship, Sociology & History Specialist
Ms Nora Ould Mohammed
Key Stage 2 & 3 Modern Foreign Languages Specialist

Our Support Team

Ms Regena Noor
Office Administrator
Ms Lubna Syed
Head of Catering 
Ms Rebeca Tores
School Support