Amelia Walker

National Director of Strategy and Quality Improvement

Amelia has worked in strategy and policy for over 15 years, most notably at Ofsted as the Deputy Director of Research and Evaluation. She is recognised for her contribution to national debate on education and care, having led on dozens of influential reports for two chief inspectors. Most notably, this included the current Chief Inspector’s research and comment on the curriculum, which has been instrumental in shaping thinking at all levels in the sector.

Amelia is the National Director for Strategy and Quality Improvement and is overseeing the development and implementation of a new and stretching strategy for OAT to 2023. To support the implementation of these ambitious plans, she heads up a team of professionals managing curriculum design, enrichment, marketing, communications, data, policy and fundraising.