Joe Mann

Past winner of Teacher of the Year and the award for Best School Food in Devon

My background

Joe Mann is a past winner of Teacher of the Year and the award for Best School Food in Devon, alongside food teaching he has established the Fun Kitchen cookery school in response to students’ demands for extra fun hands-on cookery classes. In addition he regularly teaches cookery in primary schools, hosts community and corporate cookery workshops and demonstrates at food shows and festivals and has been Finalist and Highly Commended for The Best Small Cookery School 2014 at the British Cookery School Awards. He is also a partner of the Growing Devon Schools Partnership focussing at learning about food beyond the classroom and a Jamie Oliver Food Revolution Ambassador.

Joe has developed resource materials for primary and secondary schools, including a series of films for GCSE awarding examining body AQA.

My expertise

As an award winning food teacher providing advice and guidance to achieve fun, engaging, educational teaching, that delivers inspiring, motivational outstanding food classes for all. As a education consultant and teacher trainer Joe provides advice and guidance to teachers, head teachers, schools, councils and universities to achieve effective strategic plans to support food education and deliver food teacher CPD training throughout the UK.


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