Mathew Irving

An energetic, innovative and passionate educator with a school leadership background in strategy, innovation, change management, academic excellence and administration.

I have significant leadership experience in schools including my current executive position as Deputy Head | Academics and Strategy at Wesley College. The foundations of my leadership experience was twelve-year period in the roles of Director of Studies, Head of Music and Assistant Head of Middle School at Radford College, the leading academic co-educational school in the ACT. 

Master of Educational Leadership, University of Canberra
Study areas included leadership theory, change management, professional practice, thesis in middle schooling and collaborative practices.

Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary), University of Canberra

Study areas included secondary teaching in performing arts specialising in music education, curriculum design and differentiated learning.

Bachelor of Music (Jazz Performance), Australian National University

Study areas included jazz performance on piano, bass guitar, jazz history, jazz harmony and analysis, composition and arrangement, film music, aural training.