M.Res, B.Tech.Ed, Accredited Coach (GCI)
Chris is passionate about teacher growth and leadership, and the powerful catalysing role that coaching can play. He has extensive experience in supporting and leading the development of teachers and school leaders, drawn from over 25 years of working in Government and Independent schools and in Higher Education. Chris has also performed advisory roles for the Scottish Qualifications Authority, Local Government Education Department and Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Education (HMIE) in Scotland.
Since relocating to Australia in 2010, Chris has applied his extensive experience to the leadership of professional learning strategy and the development of school coaching models. As an Accredited Coach, he has coached teachers and school leaders on a wide range of aspects of their professional practice, as well as developing the coaching capacity of his colleagues both locally and nationally.
Chris is an experienced facilitator and has presented at a number of major conferences in the UK and Australia.