Eleanor Bernardes is a Head of Engagement at LKMco where her work draws together a broad range of expertise across education, the arts and business development. She specialises in organisational change, project management, research, evaluation and dissemination. She has worked with a wide range of organisations, including The Royal Society of Arts, Teach First, Whole Education, Arts Council England, Sound Training, and The Royal Society of Literature.
Eleanor began working in schools in 2002 and has been an English Teacher, Literacy Coordinator and a team leader for ‘Opening Minds’ helping to design and implement the RSA’s innovative curriculum in 2008. She was also closely involved with the International Baccalaureate Organisation (IBO) and completed a secondment with the IBO to develop the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). She was awarded a distinction for her MA in Educational Leadership in which she assessed the impact of a literacy intervention.