Zen Khan

Head of Business Development Education Perfect & Partner Zen Professional Development

Zen is an inspirational educator, International speaker and safeguarding expert who has worked in education for over 10 years.
Her diverse background, enthusiasm and passion is the driving force that empowers those she works with, helping them to achieve lasting outcomes. 
Zen has designed and delivered online qualifications (including safeguarding) for multiple disciplines in large and small organisations both in the UK (Government) and Internationally.
With a unique background of over 20 years experience in Education, Business leadership, HR training and strategic planning, she provides her clients with unique advantages.
The Zen PD team collaborate with local/international safeguarding experts to deliver quality online/face-to-face, internationally accredited Safeguarding training that is aligned to International best practice and provides the most up-to-date information and tools for organisations to protect children in their care.
The Zen PD Team have organised key UAE-based safeguarding-related events and webinars (Child Safeguarding conference Middle East), and understand the local challenges faced in the region. 
Zen PD empowers leaders through engaging interactive online/face to training that is aligned to the bespoke needs of the learners and the unique context of the Middle East.  

Skills Development

15 November 2022 | 12:00 - 13:30 | English | Child Protection & Safeguarding for school leaders

During this workshop, learners will discuss the key safeguarding challenges that are faced by schools in the Middle East. Child abuse or protection can be easily missed by teachers if they are not trained to be aware of the signs. This workshop will offer realistic solutions that have been proven to work in helping schools to recognize the signs of abuse, build staff confidence, and learn practical methods to protect children in their care.


Global Learning

15 November 2022 | 15:40 - 16:10 | English | Data for school improvement

Data is a very valuable tool, having the right data will enable school leaders to drive school improvement priorities. During this presentation, Zen Khan Head of Business Development at Education Perfect will discuss the importance of having the right systems to effectively gather meaningful data and how schools throughout the Middle East are using data to support pupils' progress and help them achieve all they are capable of.