Mark Goodchild is Managing Director of Challenge Partners, a partnership of over 200 schools nationwide focused on improving the quality of school leadership and teaching through enabling greater creation and transfer of excellent practice between schools.
Prior to this he spent 6 years with Accenture in management consultancy and outsourcing sales in Financial Services. Before which, Mark taught at an independent secondary school in Oxfordshire, and he holds a MEng in Engineering Science from Oxford University.
Mark is treasurer and trustee of the Refugee Support Network, which enables children affected by conflict or displacement to access, remain and progress in education. He is also on the advisory boards for Action Tutoring and Team Up, charities working with volunteers to provide free tuition to GCSE pupils in urban schools in challenging circumstances.