Stephen has worked in primary education for 15 years, and as Headteacher of two primary schools in London.
He has led an outstanding school to become consistently one of the top 100 schools in the country. He also was asked to lead a ‘Requires Improvement’ school, taking it to its best ever results and making it one of the most improved schools in the country.
He has also received several awards for his innovative leadership. More recently, he has worked with the DfE as ‘an distinguished expert in his field’ on KS2 National Curriculum tests as well as consulting with primary schools on assessment. He recently presented at a pan-London conference on ‘Life after Levels: Assessment in the new National Curriculum’.
After being asked ‘can we buy this?’ for the hundredth time by visiting schools, Stephen set up PrimaryLeadership.co.uk to assist other senior leaders make impact quickly, without resorting to expensive products from educational companies which are making fortunes from cash-strapped schools.