Members Area

Welcome to the Members’ Area of the Guild of Food Writers website. Here you will find resources that are only available to Guild members, including shortcuts to member benefits such as our discounts and pay survey results.


For more information on the Guild, and to see the full range of our activities and resources, please refer to our new FAQs page.


The directory of members is one of the most important features of the Guild, so please be sure to keep your entry up to date, both with regard to professional activities and contact details. 


Best wishes,


Charlotte Pike


Barbara Monks

I am a retired teacher of food working with a group of teachers as The Food Teachers Centre. Our aim is to promote and sustain better food teaching in schools. We are an on-line community with nearly 5,000 teachers. I am author of my own website:

Special subjects

My specialism is food science and GCSE Food teaching. I deliver training for teachers about Food investigations which are part of the new GCSE food preparation and nutrition

Languages spoken


Regular work

Senior Associate of the Food Teachers Centre. Freelance work with British Nutrition Foundation, The Grain Chain, Chilled Education, STEM York University and UEL.

Advisory boards / Awards

Senior Associate of the Food Teachers Centre DATA Outstanding Food Teacher B.Ed; M.Ed (Cambridge)