National Programme Director, Researchers in Schools
Jed is National Programme Director at Researchers in Schools, a national teacher training programme that recruits, places and trains PhD researchers to become new teachers, with a focus on maths and physics. He oversees the development of the programme, including managing school relationships, recruitment and participant training and support. A priority of the programme is recruiting more women to train in maths and physics teaching through the programme. Jed is a Teach First ambassador, having taught in schools in Nottinghamshire and London, and worked for Teach First’s central team before joining RIS.