Nicholas graduated from the University of Manchester with a degree in History. After a brief career in finance, he returned to Manchester to complete a Primary PGCE. Before joining Dulwich College Beijing, Nicholas has been a teacher for over ten years and has taught in several countries, including the UK, Indonesia, Singapore, and Malaysia, along with his wife, who is teaching in Year 6. He has interests in collaboration, evidence-based education, and instructional coaching. His favourite subjects to teach are Writing and Science. In his spare time, Nicholas enjoys reading, travelling, playing the guitar, and cooking.