Rachel coordinates our educational mentoring hub in north London. Prior to joining RSN in October 2019, Rachel spent a summer providing administrative support to a language school in Morocco, while learning Arabic. This was preceded by 3 years teaching music in schools across the London borough of Brent. During this time, Rachel supported and helped develop Brent Music Service's "Wider Opportunities" programme which aims to promote access and inclusion in music education.
Alongside her role at RSN, Rachel is currently studying for a masters in Music and Development at SOAS, University of London, where her research interests include social justice, participatory research methods, and community music making. Rachel has a PGCE in Secondary Education and completed her undergraduate degree at Lincoln College, University of Oxford.