Teacher Toolkit

Ross Morrison McGill is @TeacherToolkit, the ‘most followed educator on Twitter in the UK’ and founder of one of the most popular education websites in the UK. He is an award-winning blogger, author and teacher with over 20 years teaching and school leadership experience in some the most challenging schools in London.

“Nazli has provided Teacher Toolkit which much needed support, advice and guidance at a time when difficult business decisions were to be made. Nazli has a calm, razor sharp attitude when dealing with clients, contracts and legal advice. So much so, it has helped our company expand and make informed decisions.”

Ross Morrison McGill, Director, Teacher Toolkit Ltd.


Pebble is the UK’s leading income generation specialists for schools, providing the support, expertise and tools to help school leadership teams meet their schools’ income generation goals.

“Even though Nazli contracts to Pebble she’s become an integral member of the team. The insight she brings from having worked with other high profile clients is invaluable when she’s delivering projects for my business. Her delightful ‘can-do’ manner makes working with her a refreshing experience that gives you the confidence to entrust responsability into her safe hands. If you get the opportunity to work with Nazli then take it you won’t be disappointed.”

Ryan Green, Managing Director, Pebble

Optimus Education

A leading organisation in the industry providing professional development support, expert education guidance and essential information to headteachers, school governors, school business managers and teachers.

“It’s fantastic to work with Nazli: she is very efficient and has a deep understanding of the SBM sector and the profession’s needs.”

Alex Masters, Content Lead, Optimus Education

Quintin Kynaston

Providing support and consultancy for Quintin Kynaston, a top performing co-educational academy in St John’s Wood, North London.

“I have known Nazli professionally for some time in a number of guises. She offers an excellent service. She has very strong breadth and depth of knowledge across the full remit of business management functions. Sometimes she has taken on a full project from start to finish and on others she has been a valuable second opinion, she is flexible and responsive.”.

Alex Atherton, Headteacher, Quintin Kynaston


National Schools Training

Distance Learning Tutor for ILM Diploma qualifications in School Business Management with the National Schools Training, a leading national provider of education staff training for UK schools.

“Proactive, great attention to detail, fantastic customer support and excellent technical knowledge of school business management and also a great pleasure to work with.”.

Lee Povah, Managing Director, National Schools Training

East London Science School

Project Manager for the East London Science School, a secondary school based in Bromley-by-Bow. It opened for its first intake in September 2013 and is run by the East London Science School Trust.

“I have found Nazli is a very hardworking and energetic person who takes pride in her work. She has been central to the success of this project providing both experience and wisdom when faced with difficult situations. She has a strong view of what is required to pull off a successful project. She has a wealth of ideas and experience to bring to bear on her work especially in terms of finance. Her resourcefulness means that she can deal with problems very quickly without getting bogged down in detail.

I am happy to recommend Nazli to you as a superb School Business Manager but also as a strong Project Manager who can add a great deal to a school wishing to move forward”

David Perks, Principal, East London Science School

David is passionate about Science and voted one of London’s 1,000 most influential people in 2012. Among many accolades he has written for and is involved in the Education Forum of the Institute of Ideas, has spoken at the Battle of Ideas, initiated Debating Matters and he is the co-founder and director of The Physics Factory.

CATS College London

Project Manager for the opening of CATS College London, an independent sixth form college in Bloomsbury Square. CATS Colleges are part of The Cambridge Education Group, who deliver high quality academic, creative and English Language programmes, preparing thousands of students to progress onto the world’s leading universities.

“Nazli oversaw a £4.5m refurbishment of 4 interconnected Grade 2 listed buildings. This was a very complex project with considerable schedule, cost and quality demands; she exceeded expectations in each of these respects.

Her management of a complex budget and conflicting stakeholder demands was impressive. All the while demonstrating that she can work in a highly disciplined fashion but with a degree of humour that allows her to relate equally as well to senior academics as with building contractors”.

Glenn Hawkins, Managing Director, Cambridge Education Group: CATS Colleges


The Key for School Leaders and Governors

Associate Education Expert for The Key, a pioneering digital knowledge management company, which provides highly personalised information and guidance to volunteers and professionals who, in an age of vast, open information sources, are overburdened with information.

“Nazli has provided expert guidance and professional written material to support school leaders and governors on a range of issues relating to school leadership and management”

 Sarah Honeywell, Research Team Leader, The Key

The company currently has two subscription based services targeted at school leaders and governors, and has become one of the most trusted providers of information in the sector. The Keys member base has risen exponentially, rapidly capturing nearly 25% of the schools market in England.

London Gifted & Talented

Office Manager during the initial start up phase of London Gifted & Talented, part of the groundbreaking London Challenge, who have tackled issues of disadvantage across the city since 2004.  LG&T is an organisation that offers continuing professional development, resources and consultancy to improve the quality of gifted and talented teaching and learning.

“Nazli is an exceptionally bright and highly motivated individual who showed terrific commitment to the organisation’s objectives and was highly influential in its success. She is analytical and proactive in her thinking, frequently anticipating and neutralising challenges before they arise. She has proven on many occasions to be perfectly able to manage several work streams simultaneously and is accustomed to working effectively under pressure. At such times she will happily work beyond her role in order to support others.

Ian Warwick, Senior Director, London Gifted & Talented

Ian has published extensively in the field of education, with dozens of articles and chapters in national and international journals and a book on worldwide education for the more able.