Edward Schneider appointed Director of Development

The Trustees of Worth Abbey, together with the Governors of Worth School, are very pleased to welcome Edward Schneider as the Director of Development.

Edward comes to us with 13 years' experience in Development, most recently at Wellington College, where he established and ran the Prince Albert Foundation for Bursaries, providing education for talented boys and girls of exceptional ability but limited means. Edward was made a Fellow of the Institute for Development Professionals in Education in 2014.

Before life in Development Edward was a professional photographer, taught in independent schools in America and worked for Christie's, the art auction house, in London and New York.

As Worth's Director of Development, Edward will be seeking to harness support for the Abbey and School as they look to the future. The new Development Office is located in North Lodge. Edward can be contacted by phone on 01342 711 564 and email