As a Director of Teaching and Learning, Steve implements change in order to rapidly raise standards and improve progress across HCAT. He is an outstanding practitioner who has a wealth of experience leading teaching and learning across schools.

He has a keen understanding of quality first teaching in order to improve standards for children, engage more able pupils and drive sustained improvements using Assessment for Learning techniques and data to raise pupil achievement, resilience and independence. With an extensive experience teaching, predominantly in KS2, Steve is particularly interested in motivating children to become active and collaborative learners and has implemented changes which help children take ownership of their learning. Steve is currently a SLE giving school to school support and now leads on the delivery of Taught Training sessions to Tykes TSA Schools Direct students.