David is a freelance educational consultant, author and co-founder/director of STEM based resource development company Attainment in Education. A former SSAT Lead Practitioner, he has twelve years teaching and leadership experience in D&T, including roles as systems and control coordinator, faculty KS3 and KS4 manager and lead mentor for PGCE students. This has also included involvement in and leadership of numerous STEM based activities both within and outside of the regular curriculum. He is a senior examiner for Engineering courses, working across two of the three main awarding bodies.
In 2012 he received the D&T Association IET Digital D&T Award for his work in schools.