Alan Hancock


Alan is a retired Geography teacher from Uppingham,  Alan is the Chair of Governors at Charles Read Academy in Corby Glen and is currently on the Finance sub-committee.

Alan chaired the Project Steering Group which oversaw the transition of the threatened Unity College in Northampton into the Malcolm Arnold Academy, the second DRET school, which opened in 2010.

Alan’s teaching career began in 1969 at Stamford School, then a Direct Grant school, where he became Housemaster of one of the two senior boarding houses and Head of Geography, evaluating proposed educational publications for a major academic publisher and setting O level papers, supervising marking teams, and awarding grades for one of the exam boards.