After two years as Principal of Lindfield Associates, London, Tony joined colleague and friend; Eamonn Whelan, to form Yearwood Education, the schools’ advisory service. Using the skills and experience of their 40 associates, mainly serving or recently retired Headteachers, Yearwood Education offer all aspects of school improvement work to schools across the age range in both the state and independent sector.
Before venturing in to advisory work, Tony spent three years as Director of Business development for a highly regarded Multi-Academy Trust. This was preceded by twenty years of successful senior management in some of London’s most challenging schools, culminating in outstanding Ofsted outcomes
Tony has a proven track record in the delivery of organisational and staff development and extensive experience working with Heads, SLTs, Government agencies, Governors, staff, students, parents and business leaders, to achieve school and community improvement
Recognised as an outstanding speaker and presenter, Tony uses his experience and skills to analyse, understand, define, promote and coach solutions to educational challenges