Tom Holloway was awarded a Primary Science Teacher of the Year Award in 2013, endorsed by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Before joining the PSTT he was a classroom teacher for 10 years and a Science Leader for 8. Always passionate and enthusiastic about science he became a PSQM hub leader, Ogden Trust teacher fellow and the Science Leader for the Glyn Learning Foundation. He successfully led his school to a PSQM Gold Award, set up dedicated science labs in 3 schools and developed educational resources for the Royal Society of Chemistry (where he was the member of their Primary Teaching Advisory Group). He has delivered CPD for the Surrey and Sussex STEM Science Learning Partnerships and organised large science events for hundreds of children at the University of Surrey.
Tom is now a Regional Mentor for the PSTT. He supports schools in Surrey, Sussex, Kent and Hampshire to develop their curriculums and teaching to ensure that their pupils receive and outstanding science education and are engaged and enthused by the subject.