Headteacher at three schools, both large and small, since 2003 with experience of working in a federation and supporting schools in challenging circumstances. Awarded National Leader of Education status in Nov 2010 and since then have supported several schools in difficulty; with a focus on improve the quality of teaching. Founding Headteacher and now Trust Leader of Discovery Schools Trust a 13 school MAT in Leicestershire
Found Affinity Teaching School alliance (Cohort 1) and formed Inspiring leaders SCITT in 2014 judge Outstanding by Ofsted in 2017. Member of East Midlands RSC Headteacher Board.