About Us

School Support Solutions is a reputable, independent educational consultancy and training company established in 2015 by Faye Heming, who has extensive experience in education in a variety of roles including teacher, headteacher, trainer, school improvement partner and school cluster manager.

Faye is a freelance education consultant, supporting schools countrywide, with over twenty-five years’ experience in education. She gained her National Professional Qualification for Headship in 2006 and has a Master of Arts in Education specialising in Inclusive Education.

Faye has taught in rural and city schools varying in size from 35 to 420 pupils, some of which were rated outstanding by Ofsted. She is a professional affiliate of the Chartered College of Teaching and has professional indemnity insurance and a full enhanced DBS check in place. 

School Support Solutions consultants and associates understand the demands and challenges of leading a school and will work alongside school staff to provide bespoke support, guidance and training to ensure robust school improvement. We support schools in identifying their strengths and areas for development, offering practical suggestions to bring about positive change.

We focus on three main areas: school improvement work, headteacher support and training.

Faye Heming

Managing Director – Faye is an accomplished consultant and trainer who savours supporting schools to ensure they ultimately achieve the best possible outcomes for pupils. 

Sarah Rawet-Smith

Associate School Improvement Provider and Trainer  –  Sarah is a skilled consultant who works alongside school staff to bring about positive changes to enhance provision in school. 

John Jones

Associate Trainer – John is a serving headteacher who revels in delivering training courses which inspire fellow educators. His anecdotes are always insightful and amusing. 

Bretta Townend-Jowitt

Associate Consultant and Trainer – Bretta is an experienced coach who is passionate about mental health and wellbeing ensuring this is central to school provision for staff and pupils alike.

If you would like to get in touch please visit our contact page or call us on 01451 828591