Chief Executive, the Institute for Learning
BA English & Sociology (Darwin 1974)
Toni joined the Institute for Learning (IfL), the professional body for teachers and trainers across further education, as its first Chief Executive in June 2008. She started her 33-year career in education as a teacher and then became a senior civil servant with policy responsibility for further education. Toni was an inspector for the Further Education Funding Council, where she inspected literacy, numeracy, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and humanities across a range of further and adult education institutions. She was also an officer for adult education for Leicestershire Local Education Authority.
Toni is a qualified teacher who has taught in prisons, further and adult education, and schools.back to top