Anita Burton


Anne Seabrook

Koulla Fisher


The BSJT has a very experienced HR Team led by the HR Officer Anita Burton. Anita has worked within the Trust and previously at Bushey Meads School for 12½ years in a variety of Associate Staff roles before specialising in Human Resources since September 2009.  From January 2015 she has been developing and overseeing the BSJT HR Team.


The BSJT HR Team offer a range of services and Anita, as the dedicated HR Officer who oversees the HR Team, works directly with the Executive Principal. The team collate and hold centrally all relevant HR information and ensure that all relevant policies and procedures are followed consistently across the BSJT.


Anne Seabrook has 10 years of HR experience, predominantly in an education setting, and her depth of knowledge and experience lends itself to the continued growth and improvement of the Trust. Recently joining the team in November 2016, she supports both the BSJT HR and Finance Teams.  



Koulla Fisher has worked at Bushey Meads School and within the Bushey St James Trust since November 2003.  After 11 years working as the school’s Examinations Officer she joined the BSJT HR Team as an HR Assistant in January 2017. She has a calm and considered manner and an eye for detail.


The BSJT HR Team offer a high quality HR service which effectively supports the Senior Leaders in the schools across the Trust in all areas of recruitment, retention, professional development and staff wellbeing. The Team ensures that each and every school in the Trust meets its statutory obligations when it comes to employment and wellbeing and enables the respective Headteachers and Senior Leaders to focus on ensuring that excellent teaching and learning takes place.

The BSJT HR work includes all aspects of:

  • standard HR practices, processes and systems
  • HR issues related to staff attendance
  • staffing reviews and restructuring
  • policies
  • recruitment and retention of staff
  • safeguarding
  • mediation to resolve workplace issues
  • strategic and operational HR support
  • updates on employment and education legislation


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