Talia is a flamenco dancer with over three decades of experience. She trained extensively in Seville, Jerez and Madrid at prestigious academies such as Amor de Dios, Escuela de Baile Manolo Marín and Peña los Cernícalos. Talia has worked extensively with children and young adults, and in many primary and secondary schools around London. She uses dance as a discipline within itself and also a means by which people connect with their innate self-confidence and imagination. This has been found to have an enormous impact on all other areas of their lives including the ability to learn and assimilate other kinds of knowledge.
The founder of School Dynamics® education-business partnership, Sharon has worked with school Heads, staff, students, Business Managers, Marketing Managers and Governors over many years to understand their requirements and develop the programmes our specialists now deliver. Sharon’s background is in pre-sales, marketing, leadership and team development and she is an experienced business journalist and presentations coach. Sharon delivers our Year 8/9 business awareness courses and customised confidence-building and personal impact programmes for Sixth-Formers.
With a background including many years’ experience in wide-ranging marketing roles, including working in large corporate marketing departments, Marian leads our schools marketing team helping schools and colleges make effective use of marketing and communications collateral. Whether it’s a bespoke plan for an individual project or a complete end-to-end programme from initial concept through to implementation, Marian and her team at Fusion Creative Marketing are experts in branding and corporate identity, website content, brochures, newsletters, advertising and direct marketing campaigns – all supported by cost-effective in-house design, photography and print management capability.
Ken has worked in education for 40 years, including 26 years as a Headteacher. He is the founder of Headsupport (UK) Ltd, assisting new and existing Headteachers and senior leadership teams in developing their roles and their schools and leading inspection teams into private and government schools in Abu Dhabi. He is Branch Secretary for the National Association of Headteachers in Westminster and serves as a magistrate and Chair of the Youth Magistrates’ Bench in NW London. Ken has led many schools through challenging situations; reorganisation of staff roles; finance, budget and facilities planning, including managing major school refurbishments and building projects. Ken has served on Westminster City Council Scrutiny Committee, as Chair of Westminster Headteachers Executive and a member of Westminster Children’s Trust Board.