School Improvement & Development Conference 2023: Book your early-bird place

Lynette Dando

Lynette Dando


  • Experienced Leadership Consultant
  • 26 years in education
  • Senior Leadership capacity for over 20 years (Executive Head, Headteacher, Senior Leadership roles)
Subject,Key Stage,Curriculum

Can you tell me about what motivates you?

Building on my success as a Headteacher, I have driven spectacular turnarounds in a number of underperforming schools. 

I am committed to the craft of teaching and improving learning outcomes for all pupils. I am relentless in my pursuit for of educational excellence.


What are your educational specialisms?

  • Specialises in curriculum development, leadership at all levels, behaviour management.
  • Raising attainment and aspirations for all learners.
  • Extensive experience of coaching and mentoring teachers in a variety of contexts.
  • Subject Leadership experience and expertise spanning a variety of subjects.
  • An experience facilitator - my training approach is practical, fun and based on educational research.

What do you like doing outside of work?

  • Keeping fit (I've completed the London Marathon twice).
  • Learning Spanish.
  • Looking after my two energetic sons.