Marcus Cooper

Primary Adviser



Marcus has taught in a range of schools and settings across the entire early years and primary age range, holding various senior leadership positions.  Following this Marcus was a consultant for the National Strategies, specialising in primary mathematics and school improvement.  Subsequently he became Regional Advisor for School Improvement for London.  Marcus has wide experience in school improvement and for two years was the Primary and Early Years Education Officer for the States of Guernsey.  More recently Marcus has been the Lead Adviser to the Virtual School in Hertfordshire where he specialised in raising the educational achievement of children looked after.

In his current post, as part of the school effectiveness team,  Marcus leads training for schools and governors, supports schools in their self-evaluation, and works closely with local authorities on school reviews.  As with all members of the team, Marcus promotes the Christian distinctiveness of our schools. All of our advisers support the recruitment of, and induction for headteachers and deputy heads.