David T.

Head Of Community at FutureLearn

David T. has a diverse work experience in the fields of community management, social media, and content production. David started their career at BBC in 2004, where they worked as a Social Media Specialist and Editor for various projects, including the BBC TV blog and BBC Collective. David also served as the Editorial Lead for Comedy Programme Support at BBC Vision Multiplatform and BBC Comedy Department. In 2013, David joined FutureLearn as the Social Lead, focusing on creating social learning experiences. David later founded and led FutureLearn's Community Team, responsible for content moderation, trust and safety, and ensuring the happiness of the platform's users. David also managed the team's transition to remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

David T. attended Bournemouth University from 2001 to 2004, where they pursued a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree in Interactive Media Production. This degree focused on the field of study related to interactive media. In addition to their formal education, David has obtained several certifications. In May 2018, they completed an "Introduction to GDPR" course offered by the University College London. Furthermore, in September 2020, they received certification in "Keeping children safe online (3.0)" and "Designated safeguarding officer training" from the NSPCC.


Previous companies

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  • Head Of Community

    August, 2018 - present

  • Social Lead

    November, 2013

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