CPD Trainers

Steve Garnett

Steve Garnett has been a teacher for 24 years. He has delivered INSETs to over 7,000 teachers over the past 10 years in the UK, Ireland and across Europe, the Middle East and the Far East. Teachers who have attended Steve's courses have regularly described them as 'inspirational'. more

Bethany Kelly

Bethany is passionate that teachers should make their own learning a priority alongside that of their students. Her approach brings together her philosophical background, experience of a wide variety of independent schools, a creative method and an interest in popular culture. Bethany has worked in education for over 20 years in all, spending all but the first three years in leadership roles. more

Alan Jervis

Alan has delivered over 1,600 courses to roughly 11,000 teachers. With over 30 years of teaching experience - including seven as an assistant headteacher responsible for teaching, learning and assessment - Alan has extensive experience of employing new teaching and learning strategies. more

Alan O'Donohoe

Through his work in the classroom, Alan has earned an excellent reputation within computer science education and has a wealth of experience in delivering courses which have been consistently graded by teachers and inspectors as "outstanding". more

Aaron Wilkes

Aaron is also one of the leading authors in school publishing as well as being a highly regarded and skilled teacher. His energetic and creative style is reflected in both his teaching and his books, which are loved by teachers and their students all over the country. more

Robert Pike

Robert Pike is an experienced trainer, author and teacher of French. He recently co-authored a new ‘A level’ French textbook for AQA, as well as several products for the new GCSE. He has worked on many other French products such as Allez, Studio and Clic more

Pamela John

Pamela John has over 17 years’ teaching experience, most recently as head of English in a comprehensive school. more

Dave Taylor

Dave Taylor is one of the most experienced and gifted trainers and school leaders in his field. Throughout years in school leadership, Dave has remained focused on the magic of the classroom, and is often cited as an inspiration to his students and his colleagues alike. more

Peter Dawes

Peter Dawes is an engaging and enthusiastic trainer with a broad repertoire of practical ideas. He has 17 years’ experience of teaching MFL in a variety of schools and has taught English abroad. more

Tony Woolstone

Tony Woolstone has been running modern foreign languages and other courses for many years and his dynamic and eccentric style will be familiar to many. more

Thomas Packer

Thomas Packer has been teaching for over 30 years in a variety of settings: Maintained and Independent Schools, Secondary (11 – 19) and all-through (3 – 19) Schools, Day and Boarding, Boys’, Girls’ and Co-educational. His specialist subjects are Physics, Mathematics and Further Mathematics. more

Fran Jones

Francis Jones has extensive experience of teaching and training English, EAL and literacy skills in the UK and across the globe. more

Cherry Hawker

Cherry Hawker is, above all else, excited about children’s learning! She has always been motivated to promote interactive and memorable learning experiences by her conviction that childhood is precious and that we are privileged to be a part of it. Cherry's career has led her from the classroom to working as a Primary Strategy Consultant and to headships in both small/rural and large/urban primary schools. more

Alessio Bernardelli

Alessio Bernardelli was a head of KS3 science for five years in Wales and has taught physics and science for over nine years. During his career Alessio has delivered a range of projects and CPD programmes for schools across Torfaen and Caerphilly, and has successfully led PLCs on developing thinking and technology-rich learning. more

Philippa Vince

Philippa has over 15 years’ experience in education with 10 years primarily in special needs. She now works in a wide variety of settings. This includes SEN consultancy work for a mainstream school. Alongside holding the SEN role on a consultancy basis, she leads the Additionally Resourced ‘ARMS’, which caters for 10 children with physical disabilities. These children are managed within the normal mainstream classes. more

Dineo Brittan-Dodd

Dineo has vast and varied experience of working with individuals and groups, in psychology, mental health, education and coaching & development. Having trained with the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (IPEC), one of the most highly regarded coach training programmes in the world, she is now also a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) using Core Energy CoachingTM, a unique and innovative framework to help us understand why we act and react in certain ways. The framework and process are powerful tools to enable clients to reflect on their own behaviours and triggers, become more self-aware and to create action plans in order to move forward in the way they choose. more

Mark Longmore

Mark has more than twenty years’ experience of working in education, specialising in the Primary sector. more

CPD for Teachers

One of our expert trainers will deliver this training for you. All In-School training is tailor-made to your school's specific needs. more