School Improvement Consultant
Richard is an experienced leader in both Primary and Secondary schools. He has worked in several schools, many of which were in challenging circumstances.
His knowledge and understanding of the recent performance measure changes enabled one school to increase pupil outcomes by sixteen percent.
Recently, Richard has worked alongside a new primary Headteacher to ensure continuity and support during the schools transition. He is currently supporting school leaders and governors on developing action plans and analysing in-school and external data.
His critical-friend approach to the school improvement work, means he is now a Vice-Chair of Governors and has facilitated Headteachers performance management reviews. Richard delivers the following consultancy services:
Following working and coaching with Richard, Adam Spencer, Deputy Head St Andrew’s Cof E Primary wrote:
"Richard demonstrates outstanding leadership skills and has been of great support. He established himself quickly and was able to gain the respect of the staff quickly.
Richard’s experience as a senior leader is a major asset. He is extremely organised and has a real passion for learning and teaching. He is extremely knowledgeable and has been influential in the strategic planning to further develop the school."