Nick Sheffield is Head of Curriculum and Assessments at Linden Lodge School, a Sensory Impairment Specialist SEN School in South London. Nick was part of the Expert Rochford Review Group which produced the Jan 2020 Engagement Model Guidance and is a guest lecturer at the University of Bedfordshire and Middlesex University. Nick’s main specialism is Profound and Severe Learning Disabilities (PMLD) (SLD). Nick has worked with the Hirstwood group for over a year, presenting at the Curriculum Conclusion Conference and The Sensory Festival in July, where he appeared in a panel alongside Diane Rochford OBE and Barry Carpenter CBE and is looking forward to the next Hirstwood adventures in store!

Richard Airde O.B.E.
“I was hugely impressed by Mr Sheffield’s passion, commitment and work ethic, I became similarly impressed by his deep insight into the education of children with PMLD/CLDD. The quality of his insight was always of the highest order.”​