The English Education opened in 2015, offering bespoke and impartial advice to clients seeking to send their children to UK independent schools. The English Education will work closely with parents and guardians to ensure that the right school is chosen, and that such a decision is right for every individual. The English Education is passionate about the need for all pupils to be challenged in stimulating, caring and enriching schools.
Jimmy Beale worked in the UK private education sector for twenty years, having gained his teaching qualification at Bristol University. He worked in both single-sex and co-educational day and boarding schools; his last two roles were as Deputy Headmaster of a large co-educational day and boarding senior school, and then as Headmaster of a successful co-educational day and boarding prep school, both in the South-West of England. He undertook several key roles during his career, including Head of Careers, Housemaster and Head of Sixth Form. He remains an Independent Schools’ Inspectorate (ISI) Inspector, having trained and qualified in 2004. Jimmy was at the heart of the establishment of the Prep School Baccalaureate and has a particular interest in the pastoral welfare of the individual.
Jimmy has a developed a wide network within the UK independent education sector and, where appropriate, uses consultant advisors to meet a client brief. Jimmy retired from his role as Headmaster in 2013 in order to pursue a career in business, where he now manages the direction of a successful education and training company, as well as leading The English Education.