Our Team

Rachel Brindley

Director, Herts and Bucks Teaching School Alliance
Director of School Improvement at Danes Educational Trust
StSS, Emergency Fund and SLE Lead

Josephine Valentine CEO, The Danes Educational Trust
SSIF Sub-Regional Improvement Lead (NWLSC West)
Senior Partner, Challenge Partners
DfE Advisor
Toby Sutherland Headteacher, St Clement Danes School
Stephen Thompson Headteacher, Croxley Danes School
Michael Jones 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
Rachel Smith Headteacher, Beaconsfield High School
Mike Garvey Challenge Partner Hub Manager
Assistant Head, St Clement Danes Multi-Academy Trust
Mandy Quinton Science Learning Partnership (SLP) Lead covering West Herts, Bucks, Hillingdon, Slough, Maidenhead and Marlow 
Paula Moore Teaching School Officer, Danes Educational Trust
Chris Powell ITT Lead, Parmiter’s School (Herts hub)
Mary Howard School Direct Lead, Parmiter’s School (Herts hub)
Kate Brown ITT Lead, Dr Challoner's High School (Bucks hub)
Julia Catling School Direct Lead, Dr Challoner's High School (Bucks hub)
John O'Callaghan CPD Lead, St Michael’s Catholic High School
  • 15/02/19 A very happy half term from Herts and Bucks TSA. Rest and feel joy.... Read more
  • 12/02/19 Delighted to be working with colleagues across Herts, Luton, Bucks, Berks and Oxon to support this programme. Let's keep our great teachers! Read more
  • 11/02/19 Schools and teachers on will benefit from a wealth of research from and in supporting early career teachers. No need to wait for 2020 – specialist support is available now Read more Read more
  • 11/02/19 Places are now available on the funded Teaching for Mastery Programme, run by Maths Hubs across England. Primary teachers taking part in the programme will develop the skills and knowledge to deliver teaching for mastery in their classrooms Read more Read more