Phil is a senior leader working in a primary school in South London, where he also teaches and leads on maths. He is a maths SLE, NCETM professional development lead, and has been a teaching for mastery specialist since the programme began. Phil has a passion for school improvement, professional development, and lesson design, and works with schools in the surrounding boroughs to promote and develop excellent maths teaching.
The role of “Headteacher Advocate” is a new one for our Maths Hubs this year. One of the main aims of the role is to provide a senior-leadership perspective on Teaching for Mastery in schools. Other areas include:
Supporting school leaders to embed teaching for mastery approaches within their school.
Supporting Mastery Specialists & supporting school leaders on their teaching for mastery journey.
Leading on cluster meetings in our region.