Andrew is CEO of South Farnham School Educational Trust, an Academy trust comprising 756 pupils (aged 4–11yrs) at South Farnham Primary School and 190 pupils at Highfield South Farnham. The school has achieved many awards and has been named as Sunday Times Primary School of the Year twice. It has achieved success in both the National Training and National Business Awards. South Farnham was selected as one of the first ‘Teaching Schools’; it is also a National Support School. Andrew sits on a range of national strategic policy groups including the Teaching School Council and the Regional Commissioning Board for the South East England. He chaired the 2015 Independent Review of Initial Teacher Training and is the current Chair of the Employers Group for Teacher Apprenticeships. In 2003 Andrew received an O.B.E. for services to education and a knighthood in 2014.