Peter O’Brien

Director of Partnerships

Peter O’Brien

Peter is the Director of Partnerships for SFA -UK and in Europe and South Africa. Peter has significant educational leadership experience and has worked in education for over twenty years.

Prior to joining Success For All UK, Peter worked as a Director of Education for Sugarman Education, developing contextualised whole school improvement strategies for their client schools. Previous to this, Peter advised ITNMark Education on developing leadership programmes and training for NQT’s and teachers who were ready to return back into the classroom. Peter has worked within the primary sector for over twenty years in the role of Head Teacher and Deputy Head and has led these schools through a range of challenges on their journey to becoming outstanding schools.

A major part of Peter’s role as a Director of Partnerships of SFA has been to support schools implement this high impact strategy, ensuring that it produces sustainable progress and attainment year on year. Peter ensures that a high quality of assurance and guidance is provided to the Multi Academy Trusts and Local Authorities that he deals with on a regular basis . His role and the impact of Success for All has enabled him to develop strategic relationships at local and central government level and to engage with key decision makers to ensure that Success for All is the key element for whole school improvement and community engagement.