Steve is The White Horse Federation’s human resources director. He is responsible for all aspects of the employment cycle and ensuring that our staff are fully equipped and enabled to deliver the best outcomes for our pupils.
Currently, Steve is leading the development of a proactive HR solution that is responsive and professional. He operates as a real partner to the federation, working closely with managers and employees to make sure the trust attracts, develops, and retains the most talented staff in order to raise standards for the pupils in all its schools.
After working for Barclays Bank for 22 years, Steve entered the education sector in 2000, filling the role of school business manager at Archway School in Stroud. He then moved to another school business manager role at Tewkesbury School before becoming finance director and head of academy operations at Gloucester Academy.
Throughout his career, Steve has gained considerable experience in all aspects of human resources, especially in the education sector. His focus is now on ensuring The White Horse Federation is a genuine employer of choice that nurtures and develops its staff and provides great career opportunities in line with its values.