Tim Perkins is an education change maker. He has been working in schools, universities and education consultancy for more than 25 years and he has a unique outlook built on an insider’s perspective and a critically incisive approach. He was a multiple award winning Senior Lecturer in Education, teaching pre-service teachers at Universities in Sydney from 2008-2018 and he brings this experience and expertise to helping drive change in schools.
Tim is a highly engaging lecturer and keynote speaker and in his role as a Senior Associate with CutThrough Coaching & Consulting, he runs workshops with educators, corporate groups and elite sporting organisations as well as giving keynote presentations at significant educational conferences.
From 2011 to 2017 Tim ran a transformational service learning project for Education and Medicine students through the University of Notre Dame working with Internally Displaced People in Kenya. The Kenya project won a National Teaching and Learning award and was described by the Federal Education Minister as the ‘lighthouse international service learning project at universities in Australia.’
Empowering young people, challenging educational paradigms and helping people to flourish is his professional passion.