After completing his degree in Digital Media at Canterbury Christ Church University in 2011, Rob studied for a PGCE in Primary Education at the CCCU in 2012. He then spent the following two and a half years teaching in schools within The Stour Academy Trust, holding the responsibility of website and brand management of the Trust on a part-time basis. With the MAT expanding, Rob joined The Stour Academy Trust Central Team in 2016 as a full-time Director of Marketing and Communications. Using his first-hand experience in primary education, Rob is able to effectively develop marketing and communication strategies and produce content that engages the Trust’s key stakeholders. Rob liaises with Teachers, Office staff and Senior Leaders from schools across the MAT and works directly with the Trust Central Team.