HMI Regional Director East of England, Ofsted
Paul Brooker is one of Her Majesty's Inspectors (HMI). He is a qualified teacher and, prior to joining for Ofsted, was a senior leader in a secondary school and worked briefly as a local authority adviser. Paul has specialist expertise in the development of assessment and training from his role as an A level and GCSE chief examiner. He leads inspections and school improvement in primary and secondary schools, including maintained and independent schools. Paul has held the role of Ofsted's national lead for academies and free schools, and is currently the Regional Director for the East of England region.
12.10 - 12.50
Ofsted update: the new inspection framework and the feedback of the initial stages of its use in early years, schools and post-16 settings, with an opportunity for questions.