Paul Cocker

Her Majesty's Inspector at Ofsted National Lead: Apprenticeships

Paul Cocker joined Ofsted in 2014 and is one of Her Majesty’s Inspectors. He is a qualified teacher and has a Masters of Arts degree in Educational Management. He has taught in a range of further education settings and has held curriculum management and senior management positions in general further education colleges and work-based learning providers. Before joining Ofsted, Paul was the deputy chief executive of a large training provider delivering a wide range of apprenticeships. He has extensive experience in leading and managing quality improvement strategies, including the performance management of teaching, learning and assessment, curriculum design and change management.