I am the Director of SF30 Limited and I have been working for over 10 years as an independent behaviour and SEN consultant and trainer for a range of schools and organisations. I am currently a member of the steering group of the Special Education Consortium and the Vice chairman of the UK ADHD Partnership and the European ADHD Alliance. In addition I am an associate lecturer for the Institute of Education, the National Association of Special Needs and the University of Leicester.
In my capacity as a consultant and trainer I am involved with the European Council of International schools, The Boarding Schools Association and Specialist Schools and Academies Trust.
I am also involved a range of projects regarding the early identification of Special Educational Needs and the prevention of school exclusion. I am committed to changing the lives of children and young people with behaviour and learning differences and helping to provide the framework and mechanics for successful lifelong outcomes. I have conducted more than 1200 presentations in the last 10 years including a number of training events in Europe and further overseas in Singapore, Thailand, China, the Philippines and the Middle East.
I regularly work for a number of specific schools in terms of Staff Training, SEN Consultancy and Coaching. I was the former Head teacher of the Centre Academy regarded as one of the leading schools for behaviour and learning Needs in the UK. I am the author of a 10 books of SEN and Behaviour including; Educating Children with ADHD (2001), Challenging Behaviours (2006) and Successfully Managing ADHD published in 2014.
I am extremely honoured to be an Ambassador for the Helen Arkell Centre.
Helen Arkell is one of premier league centres of dyslexia expertise in terms of assessment and training in the world.
I have been involved with the centre both as trainer and a parent of a child with Dyslexia.
Quite simply it has changed our lives as it will for many other people in the future.