A former Advanced Skills Teacher with 20 years of school leadership within the UK and overseas, Tom is the Executive Director of School Leadership for Ambition Institute. Alongside this role, Tom is the Education Director of Northampton Primary Academy Trust where he leads the strategy for school improvement and curriculum across 11 primary schools. He was a Headteacher for 10 years in two Northamptonshire schools, most recently at Simon de Senlis Primary in Northampton and the author of Wholesome Leadership.
Tom is a trustee of a local MAT and leads various collaborative school leadership groups in Northamptonshire. He is a founding trustee of a charity supporting families affected by Down’s syndrome.