ADVISORS

Simon Kent

Simon Kent

Senior Educational Advisor

Simon has over 15 years’ experience advising students at two of Britain’s leading independent schools. Following his graduation from Oxford with an MA in Oriental Studies and further study at the National Chengchi University in Taipei, Simon began his career teaching Chinese and French at Oundle School, Northamptonshire. He became Head of Higher Education and supported hundreds of pupils in their applications to top Russell Group universities. At King’s College School, Wimbledon, he taught Theory of Knowledge as part of the IB alongside his work as Head of Chinese and Director of Higher Education, working with academically gifted pupils targeting the best universities in the UK, US, and Canada. More recently, his team assisted an increasing number of students targeting renowned institutions in Ireland and mainland Europe. Simon is committed to helping each student find a university destination that will catalyse their ambition.