Hannah Essex and Claire Walker are co-Directors at Teach First, a charity working to end educational inequality. Hannah joined Teach First in 2010 having been head of communications and business development at Teacher Support Network. In 2014, Claire covered Hannah’s maternity leave and they have been job-sharing since 2015. Claire was previously director of policy and communications at Family Lives. Hannah is a trustee of The Girls’ Network which aims to broaden the horizons of girls in low-income communities while Claire sits on the board of 1st Place, the largest provider of early years education to vulnerable children in Southwark.
- Company: Teach First