Kate Chaytor has a BA (Hons) Chemistry with Education from York University and PGCE from Oxford University and is a Chartered London Teacher. Kate has taught at five different state schools, three of which were inner city schools. She has been Head of Chemistry and Head of Science in two schools and has been a coursework assessor and an exam marker. Recently, she has been an AST (Advanced Skills Teacher), which involves supporting teachers and departments in Secondary and Primary schools in London. Kate has also been involved in consultative groups run by the Department of Education on the changes in the National Curriculum and is presently working at the Sacred Heart Language College in Harrow.