Helen Stanton-Tonner been a serving head in the independent sector for 10 years and has recently moved into the role of Director of Education and Inclusion for the Independent Schools Association where she had been a member Head. Prior to this she worked within senior roles across a number of schools in both the independent and the state sector. She also worked as an educational advisor, supporting schools with the implementation of technology-based projects to enhance the education and accessibility for their pupils. The Independent Schools Association is one of the oldest of the independent schools’ organisations and provides professional support to its member Heads as well as high quality training opportunities and access to a wide range of membership services. With a reputation for offering warmth and professional, practical advice Helen is delighted to have joined their team.