Phil is the Trust's Premises & Facilities Manager.
Phil started work with the local authority in 1981 and won Apprentice of the year in 1984, he then went on to develop his skills in supervisory and management positions.
During his 28 year period with the local authority Phil has managed teams of people repairing and maintaining properties, controlling stock and property management.
When the work opportunity arose with Horizons Academy Trust, Phil could see the potential development of a new and exciting position that would encompass all of his previous experience in to one challenging role.
Phil’s 10 years with the Trust has seen a number of large projects completed across the Academies, as well as the day to day smooth running of the premises and facilities.
Phil’s extracurricular interests includes exhibition bird keeping which often takes him on trips around the UK to deliver talks, on the enjoyment and welfare of birds and sharing his ideas with likeminded people.