Paul Carter was educated at Flinders University in Adelaide, South Australia and graduated with a Bachelor of Education and a Diploma of Teaching. He specialized in Drama, English and History and has spent over three decades teaching in Australian schools as a Middle School or Primary School teacher. He has had wide-ranging experience in working with students learning English as a second language.
This is Paul's first international teaching post. His wife, Diana Carter works at Dulwich College as the Senior School Learning Support specialist and Head of Year 9. Paul and Diana also work as supervising tutors in the Boarding House on a regular basis. They have three adult children who are studying and working in Australia.