John is a graduate of the Teach First programme and was Teach First Ambassador of the Year 2010.
He was quickly moved from being an NQT to his school’s Senior Leadership Team as Director of Standards responsible for data, assessment and performance management. John subsequently worked in educational consultancy and policy in the UK, New York and Sweden.
John first edtech set-up edapt, provides legal support to non-trade-union teachers in 2011. John’s second startup, sixth domain, created Reward System, an integrated online school reward system and behaviour tracking tool.
Outside of work John is a triathlete and rock climber and has led expeditions to some of the remotest mountains in the world