Mark Whitfield

Education Director

As Education Director of Britus Education, Mark comes to the Britus Education with more than 20 years of experience in the education sector. A qualified teacher, Mark spent thirteen years working in the university teacher education sector in the UK and for the last 7 years Mark has worked in the schools sector in the Middle East.

He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to schools. During his time in the Middle East, Mark has held senior roles with Nord Anglia Education, International Schools Partnership and Bin Omeir Education Foundation. He has also been an independent consultant, working in a range of schools in the region. Mark’s has an outstanding track-record in supporting school leaders and teachers to improve learning, achievement and academic outcomes. Mark has also supported school owners and investors to ensure their schools are operationally and financially effective.

Recognising that society benefits from being served by successful schools, and a belief in the transformational power of education, Mark is driven by a passion for learning and student achievement. An inclusive educator, Mark’s philosophy of education is uncompromising in a belief that all students have the potential to succeed and the right to a good education.

Mark holds an MA in Education Leadership and Management and a BA in Religious Studies and Education, both from the University of Lancaster.

Fatima Kamal

The Britus Education family is growing.  Increasing the number of schools as well as growing the enrolment in our schools means we're always on the lookout for the best educators.

Our greatest need is for great teachers. As part of the Britus Education teaching community, you will be given the opportunity to undergo the Britus Education Teacher Development Programme – equipping you with the latest teaching methodologies and enhancing your credentials and experience. When you join one of our schools, you are welcomed into a warm, friendly community where you will collaborate and innovate with colleagues.

We have high expectations of our teachers, which is why Britus Education believes professional development is an ongoing pursuit. Our experienced leadership team, along with our modern approach to professional development, are dedicated to supporting you in advancing your knowledge and teaching practice with the aim of setting higher expectations and achievement for our students.

Regardless of experience, if you’re skilled and passionate about helping young people learn and succeed, then we’d like to hear from you.