Reuben is the Executive Director of Programme Development at Teach First. He is responsible for building new programmes and continuously improving our existing programmes. At Teach First, our challenge is to unlock the potential in all our children, not just some. We seek, develop and support teachers and leaders who are determined to make a difference where it’s needed the most.
Reuben has been with Teach First for nine years, first as Local Director and then leading Initial Teacher Education work with universities. Before that, he spent 12 years as a teacher and leader in schools and higher education.
Reuben is a founding fellow of the Chartered College of Teaching, a member of the Now Teach Advisory Board and the Chair of Governors at a local primary school in Leeds.