Reuben is the Executive Director of programme development at Teach First. He is responsible for developing new programmes that attract great people to be teachers and leaders and support them to be expert teachers or leaders. He and his team also work to make sure all programmes, current and new, meet the needs of our schools.
He has been with Teach First for eight years, first as Local Director and then leading Initial Teacher Education work with universities. Before that, he spent 12 years as teacher and leader in schools and higher education.
Reuben is a founding fellow of the Chartered College of Teaching, a member of the Now Teach Advisory Board and the Chair of Governors at a local primary school in Leeds.