Adrian studied at Nottingham Trent University for a Sports Science Degree, before going to Loughborough University for his PGCE. He starting teaching at The Brunts Academy in 2003 and gained promotion to second in PE, Director of Learning and then Assistant Headteacher while at Brunts. In 2013/14 Adrian supported Beech Hill School through its conversion to an Academy and was appointed to Headteacher. In 2018 he moved to back to The Brunts Academy as Headteacher, and is now Executive Principal for the Bramble and Beech Academies. Adrian has a real passion to ensure that all students receive the best possible learning experiences while preparing them for life.