After graduating in economics from Lancaster University, England, Mark has spent over 30 years teaching in some of England’s most prestigious independent schools.
After a brief spell teaching at Heath Mount School (which is a feeder school for Haileybury UK), he taught Economics and Business Studies at Millfield School where he was also a housemaster and head of the year. He was then deputy head of Caldicott School (one of the main feeder schools for Eton College) before becoming headmaster of Northcote Lodge School (which feeds some of the leading UK schools including Eton College and Harrow School).
He is an Independent School Inspector and has worked as a consultant in International Schools in Qatar, China, and Malaysia.
Mark is passionate about the importance of educating the whole child and is a strong advocate of the importance of music, drama, art, and sport in the curriculum. He has coached a number of sports to a high level.
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