Adele joined City of Leeds High School in 2007 after a 17 year career in retail with a number of large supermarket chains in a management role.
When Leeds City Academy was formed in 2014,Adele took the dual role of Finance Officer and Cover Manager, dealing with financial matters for Leeds City Academy and supported the Finance Manager for Leeds West Academy and Leeds East Academy.
Adele also ensures staffing and cover issues are dealt with prior to the school day staring. Adele enjoys interaction and building good relationships with school colleagues, pupils and outside agencies.
In 2015-16 Adele passed her NVQ Business Admin level 2-3.
Adele was born in Leeds where she still lives and enjoys spending time with her family, going on holidays and for many years has been a season ticket holder at Leeds Rhinos.