Head of Learning, National Railway Musuem
As the home of human ingenuity, the Science Museum's world-class collection forms an enduring record of scientific, technological and medical achievements from across the globe. Welcoming over 3 million visitors a year, the Museum aims to make sense of the science that shapes our lives, inspiring visitors with iconic objects, award-winning exhibitions and incredible stories of scientific achievement.
A passionate, creative and motivational leader with extensive experience in developing and delivering inspirational and cost effective learning and engagement programmes for national organisations; driven by customer insight and with collections, audiences and academic rigour at their core. A highly motivated and excellent communicator able to develop vision and goals, bring professionals and expertise on board and unite them in purpose and direction to achieve organisation-wide results. An advocate for and practitioner of innovation and different ways of thinking. A believer that collections have the power to move, teach and inspire and that ownership is at the heart of successful museums. A published author and lecturer in heritage learning with good national and regional networks and excellent knowledge of the education and cultural sectors.