Ray Knight trained as a drama teacher and then spent over thirty years teaching in a variety of special schools. He has taught children with a range of learning difficulties.
Until recently, he was Head Teacher of a large complex needs school in Croydon, which included a provision for over sixty pupils with Autism. Ray has aso worked as a trainer and lectured about children with special educational needs generally and autism specifically, to undergraduates, professionals, teachers and teaching assistants.
Ray is married with three grown up children, two grandchildren and lives in Brighton.