This Award winning teacher started his career as a Teaching Assistant, having left school early himself he is passionate about ensuring that those in his class are enthralled and fascinated by learning. He studied on the Graduate Teacher Programme whilst working as a Learning Mentor at his school and has now proved himself to be a truly exceptional newly qualified teacher.
Forty-six languages from 40 countries are represented at his fully inclusive school, but there are no challenges too great for Michael and standards are exceptionally high. 

This is a buzzing, dynamic classroom environment where there is much joy, trust, high expectation and high pupil outcome. all of this is superbly crafted by their teacher through top quality planning and success criteria. His non -traditional route into teaching and this has made him all the more passionate that children should be surrounded by challenge, inspiration and motivation to keep them in the education system. This Award is testament to his success in achieving his goals.