Peter Marsh

Peter Marsh


Peter is an Associate Consultant for Focus Education. Peter draws on a wealth of experience from 33 years of teaching in the cities of Leeds and Bradford including 14 successful years in Headship where he led his school to two successive outstanding Ofsted judgements. Whilst a serving headteacher Peter was also involved in supporting schools via his roles as a School Improvement Partner and Local Leader in Education.

Two Teacher International Personal Development visits to schools in Canada greatly influenced his own educational philosophy and thinking.

Since leaving headship, through his role as an Associate School Improvement Advisor, Peter has continued to support a family of schools in Leeds. Peter also works independently with a number of schools in the Bradford Authority.

Peter has experience as an accredited Ofsted Section 5 and SIAS Section 48 Inspector, skills from which he utilises to support schools toward improving the life chances of young people. Peter’s affiliation with Focus Education not only supports his up to date professional knowledge but allows him to deliver high quality CPD, INSET and consultancy for schools across England. His INSET days have been described as 'exemplary', leaving schools with an 'increased confidence in assessement capabilities'.

Peter has an enhanced DBS disclosure.
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"Extremely professional. Understanding of and sympathetic to our situation. Very personable. Easy to talk to and approachable during the day. Thank you."

Simon Stockdale - Our Lady and St Brendan's Catholic Primary School