Senior HMI, Ofsted
Ian Hardman is a Senior Her Majesty's Inspector. He is a qualified teacher and, prior to working for Ofsted, built extensive experience as a headteacher in two different primary schools. Ian inspects primary, independent and special schools and has led multiple Local Area SEND inspections. He has a particular interest in the provision for children in care and works closely with the school policy team for this remit. He has completed enhanced special educational needs and/or disabilities training.