Our Team

Rachel Brindley Director, Herts and Bucks Teaching School Alliance
SSIF, Emergency Fund and SLE Lead
Josephine Valentine Executive Headteacher, The Danes Educational Trust
SSIF Sub-Regional Improvement Lead (NWLSC West)
Senior Partner, Challenge Partners
DfE Advisor
Nick Daymond Headteacher, Parmiter’s School
Edward Conway Headteacher, St Michael’s Catholic High School
Sue Howe Headteacher, Chessbrook ESC
Alan Roe Headteacher, Dr Challoner's High School
Mike Garvey Challenge Partner Hub Manager
Assistant Head, St Clement Danes Multi-Academy Trust
Mandy Quinton Science Learning Partnership (SLP) Lead, St Clement Danes Multi-Academy Trust
Paula Moore Teaching School Officer, St Clement Danes Multi-Academy Trust
Chris Powell ITT Lead, Parmiter’s School
Mary Howard School Direct Lead, Parmiter’s School
Steve Flain CPD Lead, St Michael’s Catholic High School




  • 20/10/17 We've had some great results with Hegarty Maths. Highly recommended! Read more
  • 18/10/17 Science Teach Meet 1.11.17 The Royal Institution is coming along to give a mini-version of one of their shows. Don't miss it! Read more
  • 17/10/17 We are 'Developing the Role of the Primary Science Subject Leader' today! Exploring strategies to audit and lead Science in Primary schools.
  • 16/10/17 Encourage your invaluable LS Assistants to be outstanding. Friday deadline for applications on the OTAP Programme Read more