Meet the team

The Chief Executive and the Executive Team are responsible for delivering the strategy of the Chartered College of Teaching. Along with the Senior Management Team they oversee the day-to-day running of the Chartered College of Teaching.

Chief Executive Officer

Prior to becoming CEO of the Chartered College of Teaching, Professor Dame Alison Peacock was Executive Headteacher of The Wroxham School in Hertfordshire. Her career to date has spanned primary, secondary and advisory roles. In 2018, she became an Honorary Fellow of Queen's College, Cambridge, one of the first ever female Fellows admitted. She is also a Visiting Professor of both the University of Hertfordshire and Glyndwr University. 

Chief Operations Officer

AS COO, Jen Baxter leads a team covering a wide range of functions including Strategy, Finance, Membership, Previously, Jen was Head of Strategy and Planning at Teach First, where she worked with the CEO, Board of Trustees and senior colleagues to develop and implement the organisational strategy. She also worked at CfBT (now Education Development Trust) as Head of Development and Strategy and was a Senior Consultant at Deloitte. She started her career as a teacher as part of the Teach First 2003 cohort and Head of MFL at Uxbridge High School.

Director of Education & Research

A former English teacher, Cat Scutt’s roles have since focused on supporting teacher development both online and through face-to-face activities, with a particular focus on development through collaboration and through engagement with research and evidence. She has worked as a teacher and advisor in the state and independent sector, as well as in corporate learning and development.

Director of Membership

Nicole Rinaldi

Education & Research

Head of Product, Strategy & Planning

Miriam Davey

Head of Online Learning

Hannah Tyreman

Head of Teaching, Learning & Assessment

Katy Chedzey

Head of Programme Delivery

Lia Commissar

Lead Developer

Malone Pinder

Education Research Manager

Lisa-Maria Muller

Publishing Manager

Alice Kirke

Governance & Project Manager

Jane Anderson

eLearning Platform Manager

Kieran Briggs

Teacher Assessment Manager

Helen Barker

Research & Learning Specialist

Gemma Goldenberg

Assistant Editor

Phoebe Dry

Teacher Development Manager

Sam Hurley

Digital Learning Officer

George Moran

Resources & Growth

Operations Officer & PA to Dame Alison Peacock

Keeley Josling

Head of Communications & PR

Ben Ashmore

Head of Membership

Joe Treacy

Head of Fundraising & Business Development

Emma Longstaff

Finance Director

Kate Hawkins

Relationship Manager

Jonny Goggs

Networks & Events Manager

Paul Williamson

Marketing & Communications Officer

Ciera Freeman

Communications & Marketing Officer

Sara Battey

Membership Development Officer (Fellows)

Alessandra Biella

Membership Development Officer (Early Career Teachers)

Aurelia Amanitis

Accounts Assistant

Cassandra Sims


We are a growing organisation with an exciting mission and as an employer we are committed to the safeguarding of children and young people.
We occasionally have opportunities available to join our team, any current vacancies will be posted on our jobs page.