Hywel taught in secondary schools for 16 years. He became an AST in Drama and Creativity in 2004. He now divides his time working with children and professionals across all phases around the UK and internationally. He is a lead trainer in the Mantle of the Expert process and specialises in Drama, creative classroom practice, emerging pedagogies, blended curriculum, engagement, coaching and teacher development. Hywel is an associate of Independent Thinking, Alite and Karen Ardley Associates. He is also a visiting teacher at Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Cumbria, Leeds Metropolitan University and an associate of the University of Wolverhampton, UK.