Chris Barnes

Chris’s 24 years in education have been spent in preparatory and international schools.  He taught at the British International School, Moscow, where he was Assistant Head and latterly Deputy Head. A return to the UK came in 2012 as Deputy Head at Edenhurst Preparatory School, Staffordshire, before a further spell overseas as Milepost 3 Leader at Crescendo-HELP International School, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. At present he is teaching Year 6 at Altrincham Preparatory School, Cheshire. Chris is an English and Humanities specialist with a passion for outdoor and residential experiences.

He is the SATIPS Senior Management Broadsheet editor in addition to his Council role. Outside of school, Chris has a lifelong involvement with Scouting. He is a Deputy Group Scout Leader and a Training Advisor with British Scouting Overseas.  His interests include travel, reading fantasy and spy fiction novels, and hillwalking.