Ben joined Action Tutoring in January 2018 as the Programme Coordinator for North London, following four months volunteering in various education projects and NGOs in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Having studied Theology at the University of Cambridge, Ben went on to complete the Teach First Leadership Development Programme as an English teacher in Hounslow, West London. While teaching he was responsible for monitoring the progress of Pupil Premium students, and widening their access to the school curriculum.
Ben is passionate about working towards the eradication of educational inequality in both the UK and internationally. He particularly believes in the powerful impact of meaningful relationships and role models in order to broaden opportunities for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.