Main Phase: Secondary
Stephen’s current role is as STL for Design Technology, he also has the roles Assistant Child Protection Officer, Subject co-ordinator for Classics as well as being Lead Internal Verifier for BTEC Level 1 Construction. Stephen is currently studying for his Masters in Education Management to supplement his NPQH.
Stephen has experience of leading the design and build of a new block, as well as the re-fit of a number of rooms and Health & Safety issues. He is also experienced in the recruitment of both teaching & non-teaching staff, mentoring student teachers and coaching colleagues. Stephen has worked with the DfE, Design Council and QCA on a variety of national projects, including Professor Richard Kimble’s pilot project, to assess and reward creativity in GCSE called e-scape.
The path to school improvement seldom runs smoothly: resilience and optimism are essential. Fortunately, the glass always looks half full to Stephen, and whilst each SLE needs a dash of humility as well as a degree of temerity before presuming that they are the individual who can help another school he would welcome the opportunity to work with you.