Helen Beardmore

Helen Beardmore
  • Education Delivery Manager
  • Company: The Edge Foundation

Helen’s current areas of work at the Edge Foundation include Project Based Learning, and coordinating teacher externships, linking teachers, learners and employers together to develop curriculum based projects embedded in the ‘real world’.

Helen started her teaching career teaching Geography and Business Studies in secondary schools in Rotherham and Nottingham. This was followed by joining the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust as National Specialism Coordinator for Business and Enterprise, supporting the 250+ B&E colleges across England, as well as leading on National Enterprise programmes including the Enterprise Network. Most recently prior to joining the Edge Foundation she was Head of Education at the Peter Jones Foundation overseeing ‘Tycoon in Schools’ and working with FE Colleges, working with and advising Pearson on the new L3 BTECs in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship, as well as completing an MBA with the OU in her spare time.