James McNeillie is one of Her Majesty’s Inspectors. He is a qualified teacher with post graduate qualifications in education.
James leads inspections of all phases and types of schools and is also involved in the inspections of local authority school improvement services and those involving multi-academy trusts.
Prior to joining Ofsted, he had a wide range of leadership experience working in and with schools and local authorities to support improvements to leadership, teaching and pupils’ achievement. James has also been a school governor.