Ruth BradburyRuth Bradbury became Interim Principal of UTC@MediaCityUK in October 2017. Announcing her appointment Chair of the UTC’s Local Governing Committee said:

“I am pleased to announce that Ruth Bradbury, currently Principal of Darwen Aldridge Enterprise Studio school, will join us from Monday 30 October as Interim Principal for the rest of the academic year and until a permanent Principal can be appointed. Ruth is an experienced teacher and education leader who was appointed Principal of the Studio for its opening in September 2013 and led the school to an Ofsted Good rating on its first inspection. In common with the UTC, the Studio serves students from 14 – 19 who have a focus on specific career paths, including creative digital media.”

Prior to her role as Principal of DAES Ruth was Director of Finance and Business Development for Darwen Aldridge Community Academy.