10 questions with… Robin Bevan
How did the NEU president fare when faced with Tes' 10 questions?
Headteacher Robin Bevan became president of the NEU teaching union at a tumultuous time for the profession, during the Covid-19 pandemic. While leading the “outstanding” rated Southend High School for Boys, a grammar school in Essex, he has also been a national NEU campaigner on issues including funding, workload and pay.
Bevan has a strong commitment to evidence-based practice and has developed approaches on organisational leadership. As well as being a regular presenter in workshops and conferences, he is a patron of the Institute of School Business Leadership and is a founding fellow of ...