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To make a general enquiry, please contact:
Oxfam House, John Smith Drive
Oxford OX4 2JY
Tel: 0300 200 1300
We are also on Twitter: @OxfamEducation
Richard Baker, Head of Education & Youth
Richard returned to Oxfam to lead the Education and Youth team in 2013, having previously worked for the team from 2003 until 2009. He has also managed a Development Education Centre, taught Geography in two secondary schools and coordinated the Global Student Forum in England.
Tel: 020 7802 9983
Liz Newbon, Education & Youth Adviser
Liz joined Oxfam in 2014, with varied experience of teaching and youth work in several countries including the UK, Pakistan, Brazil, New Zealand, India and Tanzania. She is passionate about inspiring young people to learn about, respect and take action for each other and the world around them. She has created learning material for a number of charities and also has experience of supporting educators in developing global school partnerships.
Tel: 0161 2342793
John McLaverty, Education & Youth Adviser
John joined Oxfam in 2008 after a lengthy career as a faculty head and humanities teacher in inner-city London secondary schools. He is passionate about supporting young people to apply their learning, creativity and passion to overcoming poverty.
Tel: 020 7802 9981
Kate Lea, Education Resources Project Manager
Kate has over ten years' teaching experience in primary schools in the UK, Kenya and Malawi. She co-founded a charity to support children's work in Kenya, has written teaching resources for the Malawian ministry of education and facilitates links between schools in the UK and Africa.
Anne Kane, Curriculum Advisor, Oxfam Scotland
Anne works in close partnership with six Global Learning Centres to influence decision-makers, and support teachers, local authorities, and universities to embed Global Citizenship within the Scottish Curriculum.
Tel: 0141 285 8887
Victoria Leech, Education and Youth Advisor, Oxfam Cymru
Victoria was a secondary-school maths teacher in London and North Wales, as well as a volunteer teacher in Lesotho, where she developed her passion for Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship (ESDGC). Victoria now works to promote and support ESDGC in Wales.
Tel: 0300 200 1269
Richard King, National Education Strategy Adviser
Richard taught science for eight years before joining Oxfam in 2010. He has experience of leading, piloting and promoting whole-school approaches to global citizenship, including curriculum design, staff development and pupil engagement.
Tel: 020 7802 9978
Susanna Griffiths, Education Marketing Manager
Before joining Oxfam in 2007, Susanna worked in a variety of marketing and publishing roles. She now edits The Big Picture magazine, manages the Oxfam Education website and looks after Oxfam's communications to teachers and schools. She is also a volunteer Oxfam school speaker.
Tel: 01865 473189
Kate Evans, Education Communications & Project Officer
Kate joined Oxfam in 2012 after working for a number of different charities and arts organisations. She manages the Oxfam Education Twitter account and blog, keeps the Oxfam Education website up to date, and supports delivery of projects.