Rachael originally trained as a furniture and related product designer at Ravensbourne College. After a period of employment in London working in product development and marketing Rachael joined the School in 1998 as a technician with specialist skills in the 3D area working with wood, metal and resistant materials.
In 2005 Rachael changed her role and subsequently holds the position of Senior Technical Officer (STO) for the School with responsibilities relating to the efficient and safe running of the school’s services, hub facilities and estate. The STO is a key member of the School Management Team (SMT) and as such contributes to School strategic and operational planning.
In 2009 Rachael was awarded a diploma in Management and Leadership for Higher Education Administration from Loughborough University.
Rachael is also the Safety Officer for the School.