Stewart has worked in both the public and private sectors including 15 years running his own business and working in education since 2009. He completed his Masters in Education (M.Ed) in 2015. He has taught on the Foundation Degree, Degree and Top-Up Degree as well as the MBA.
Teaching on the Professional Development and Professional Placement modules on the MBA with Professional Practice. Delivering the University's LaunchPad program a unique two year extracurricular Leadership Development Programme
Stewart was program leader for FdA Business, BA Business & Management Top up and Business Management Degree Apprenticeships at Burnley College. Prior to this he taught Post Graduate Initial Teacher Training (PGCE) and Business Studies at Myerscough College including National Diploma, ILM, FdSc and BA/BSc and was a personal tutor to in-service teacher trainees. He was also Course Leader for Ascentis Level 3 Learning Support, managing a team of 5 lecturers. Before coming into teaching Stewart was a company owner and Managing Director.