Julian Stanley is CEO of the national charity for all those working in education: Education Support Partnership. Julian’s career has encompassed the civil service, local government, community & economic regeneration, theatre & events management & arts education in schools. Julian served as Chair of the Cambridge and Peterborough Learning Trust & East London Dance Ltd & was a founder of Stratford Circus in East London. He regularly appears on TV and radio to comment on issues affecting teacher health, wellbeing & effectiveness, the recruitment and retention crisis, parent-teacher relations and the challenges facing school leaders & teaching staff. Julian writes a fortnightly column in SecED & recently contributed to “Managing Teacher Workload: A Whole-School Approach to Finding the Balance” published by John Catt.