Nigel was a highly successful secondary Head teacher for 18 years and, most latterly, co-executive Head of two schools in Kent. Having received three consecutive ‘outstanding’ OFSTED reports, he was accredited as a National Leader of Education in 2006. He has extensive experience as a school turnaround expert and was a founder member of the Kent Secondary Transformation Team. Previously a National Challenge Advisor, School Improvement Partner and NCSL Consultant Head teacher, he has a reputation as a clear thinker with a relentless passion for school improvement and excellence.