Dan is a specialist pastoral leader and Vice Principal at Holyhead School in Birmingham. Dan is passionate about removing barriers to learning and providing students with the best possible chances to be successful regardless of their background. Dan has a wealth of experience leading on behaviour and culture at both a strategic and operational level. He is currently spearheading a multischool pilot project that uses evidence-informed interventions to improve support for students with SEMH needs. Dan teaches Geography and is also the Duke of Edinburgh manager, he is an advocate for outdoor learning and the transformative impact it can have on young people.