Independent Consultant

Christabel has worked with HMI/Ofsted at national level in the UK and has worked extensively on the inspection, improvement and management of educational establishments.

As a School Improvement Adviser her role was to improve the quality of teaching and learning by building capacity, providing support and challenge to school leaders and managers to raise standards, innovate and collaborate. Additional responsibilities include the development of school leadership through the promotion of National and local leadership training programmes; the sharing of expertise and dissemination of good practice. Christabel has been actively involved in establishing links between schools in London and Ghana and was formerly a headteacher in Hammersmith and Fulham.


Adviser, Standards Division Lambeth CYPS (1998-2008
Ofsted Inspector (Full-time Additional Inspector with Ofsted 1996-97)
Performance Management Consultant (DfES registered)
Leading Aspect Award Verifier - 2004-
Primary School Headteacher 1989-1997
Westminster RC Diocesan Board of Education (member 1994-1996)

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