Ben Levinson - SAAS
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Ben Levinson

Headteacher - Kensington Primary

Ben came to Kensington 7 years ago. Having had significant experience in leading change, transforming organisations, building productive cultures, and improving standards, he has gone onto lead Kensington to its’ current status of a flagship school in all manner of areas from inclusion to wellbeing & most recently winning 3 prestigious awards in 2020:


  • TES award – Wellbeing & Mental Health winner.
  • Silver Pearson award – Excellence in Special Needs Education
  • Gold Pearson award – Primary School of the Year for making a difference


Under Ben’s guidance KPS has launched an innovative new curriculum at the school, specifically developed to provide the best outcomes for our children.


Beyond Kensington Ben is currently:


Member of the Department for Education Expert Advisory Group on Wellbeing

  • Head Teacher Ambassador for the Youth Sport Trust
  • Board member for the Well Schools Movement backed by the Youth Sport Trust and the BUPA Foundation
  • Board Member for the Children’s Social Care Improvement Board
  • Primary School representative for the Newham Safeguarding Children Partnership (NSCP)
  • Chair of the Performance and Quality Assurance sub-group for the NSCP
  • Chair of Newham Head Teacher’s Safeguarding and Social Care sub-group
  • Board Member for the NewDAy Legacy Project
  • One of 50 Change Makers identified to promote Newham’s 3 year Health and Wellbeing Strategy

Sessions by Ben Levinson

Day 3 - April 29, 2021
1:05 pm - 1:50 pm
Staff Anxiety and Stress: Addressing the Long-Term Impact on Wellbeing