James is a qualified Head Teacher with NPQH and also an experienced A Level teacher. He gained MSc in Educational Leadership from The University of Leicester in 2014. He has 14 years leadership experience across 4 schools in a range of settings. James has extensive experience leading on teaching and learning, professional development and behaviour and inclusion. James’s particular subject expertise is in Psychology which he has been teaching at Beauchamp College since 2017. As an accredited Pupil Premium reviewer, James works with leaders at schools across The Trust in both the Primary and Secondary phase to secure improved outcomes for disadvantaged students. James is Principal Designate for Beauchamp City Free School, leading the development project and design of the curriculum.