Len has worked for most of his teaching career in Inner London schools. Following on from this he has been an education advisor to Islington Council and a senior school improvement officer to Cambridge Education. From 2002 he led the music and arts team in the task of revitalising music in Islington schools.

As a director of Arts First he aspires to weave together all of the rich musical elements in our schools, colleges, universities and community to make Islington a wonderful place to be a young musician.