Gareth Pimley

Building on his experience of teaching in Shropshire primary schools and eighteen years with Shropshire Advisory Service, Gareth Pimley became a freelance primary education consultant in 2011.

He provides advice, support and training in design and technology to primary schools, local authorities, companies and other organisations. Gareth has a national reputation for his work in D&T, having previously been seconded to the Design and Technology Association as Assistant Chief Executive. He is a member of the Expert Subject Advisory Group (ESAG) for D&T, was a major contributor to the final draft of the National Curriculum 2014 programmes of study and was central to the development of the ‘Projects on a Page’ scheme of work for KS1 and KS2.


Locations: Nationwide


CPD - planning and delivery
Food Technology
Medium/long term planning
Monitoring & evaluating D&T provision
Overseas work
Product Design
Short term planning
Subject leadership / management
Subject review & report / prep for OFSTED
Systems and control
Textiles Technology
Tools, materials, equipment and resources
Writing text book course materials