Iain Henderson

Director of the Bridge, Wellington College

Iain is Director of The Bridge at Wellington College, and Co-Director of the Festivals of Education around the world.  The Bridge is Wellington’s new outward-facing centre for Teaching, Learning, Research and Professional Development.  He has recently been Deputy Head (Educational Developments and Partnerships) and has taught in both state and independent sectors in the UK.  He has also been a Biology teacher; a Head of Year; a Boarding Housemaster and Assistant Head.  He set up the golf programme at Wellington and built an enviable reputation as the leading school in the UK.  He works with all of the schools in the Wellington Family to embed the essential Wellington DNA, ethos or culture, sensitively in each new context.  He is a CTI-trained coach and has introduced and grown a coaching culture at Wellington.  He has now trained over 500 teachers there and at other schools to become coaches.  He is also a governor of Wellington College International School Bangkok.