Chris Barham

Chris Barham

HAT school and current role:

Director of Mathematics, Hampton College Secondary Phase

Areas of educational expertise and experience:


  • Experience teaching Maths and PE in inner-city schools
  • Leading and developing a successful team
  • Supporting new teachers as a mentor and assessor
  • Secondary practitioner, but developing all-through working in Mathematics

Additional affiliations and accreditations

  • Masters in Teaching and Learning

In-reach and outreach- support offered in the following areas:

Teaching and Learning

  • Carry out and/or advise on lesson observation and feeding back
  • Behaviour for learning – positive language, relationships and routines
  • Supporting new teachers or those in need of coaching/ professional support

Middle Leadership

  • Improving and implementing maths curriculum
  • Efficient use of assessment
  • Cross-curricular Maths
  • Writing department improvement plans
  • Building a successful team