Ashley is currently delivering a programme of mindfulness courses for staff within Pearson UK. Having done the MBCT (Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy) course at the Oxford Mindfulness Centre he then went onto to train as a mindfulness teacher and has been delivering mindfulness courses for the last two years.
He started his career by training as a teacher at Cambridge and then moved into educational publishing where he has held a variety of roles. At HarperCollins he was a Commissioning Editor and then its Corporate Responsibility Manager where he lead their sustainability and community engagement programmes. Since joining Pearson nine years ago he has published a variety of primary school programmes and also oversees its ActiveLearn Primary platform.