James is an experienced secondary school teacher, pastoral leader and Deputy Headmaster. In the classroom he has taught History, Politics, Wellbeing, and Theory of Knowledge as well as being a centre coordinator for the Extended Project Qualification. He has worked in Schools in Sussex, Worcestershire and Buckinghamshire.
During his career he has been involved in many aspects of pastoral care, boarding and safeguarding. He is Boarding Team inspector for the ISI.
James has a young family with whom he enjoys spending his free time, he also enjoys keeping fit, reading and hiking.