David is headteacher of a large 11-18 secondary school, working in the role since 2014. Additionally, David has worked as an assessor for Advanced Skills Teachers and has over a decade of experience as an Ofsted inspector. David has been a teacher for 25 years and in that time he has worked in seven different schools – both in the UK and overseas. He has held a variety of school leadership roles and been a member of senior leadership teams for the past 15 years. His particular interests in education are social mobility, pedagogy and leadership.