About Us


Expert advice

Uk direction provides the expertise to guide you through the UK educational system. From ABC through to PhD, from a first visit summer course to university entry, from an English assessment to IELTS exams, from on line tutoring to intensive language preparation, all the help and advice needed is provided by experts with a wealth of experience working in the education system.

The professionals that will advise you have been working in the UK in schools, colleges and universities for many years. Their experience of all aspects of the system means that they can offer advice and guidance to give you the best pathway through the system.

Paul Goodwin

Paul Goodwin


With over thirty years in private education teaching GCSE and A Level as well as providing students with guidance for subject and course choices, university entry and career opportunities, Paul Goodwin is the founder and managing director of UK Direction.




The idea of this platform is to provide up to date factual information regarding all aspects of education to a worldwide audience – the scope of the project is ambitious launching immediately into thirteen countries.

Joining UK Direction with responsibility for Personal Statements and University entry is Maggie Williamson  who has a very similar background in education. A Language teacher through training Maggie has worked for many years with UK and international pupils in placing them in university – not only UK universities but also international placements. Maggie was head of international students in a large 6th form college, and gained further experience in international recruitment travelling extensively throughout the world. Having launched the careers of thousands of students her experience is an invaluable asset.