Dr Tim Hawkes

Senior Education Consultant

Tim has taught overseas as well as in Australia and led co-ed and single-sex schools for nearly three decades, including Australia’s oldest independent school, The King’s School, Parramatta. He has been an advisor to the Federal Government, was the founding Chair of the Australian Boarding Schools’ Association, the founding Chairman of the Heads of Independent Co-educational Schools of Victoria, and served as a Heads of School representative on the governing board of the International Baccalaureate Organisation and on the Board of the Association of Heads of Independent Schools of Australia (AHISA).

Tim is a recipient of an Australian Government – Excellence as a Headmaster Award in 2007 and an OAM for services to education in 2014, He has also authored a dozen books on education and leadership, and spoken at education conferences around the world.

Active in the wellbeing space and in the executive coaching of school leaders, Tim works as a Senior Education Consultant for Hutton Consulting Australia, specialising in executive recruitment and the mentoring of school leaders.