Areas of expertise
English language and literature in the primary classroom.
School Based Curriculum support.
Membership of professional bodies
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Member of the United Kingdom Literacy Association.
Secondary school English teacher.
Voluntary Services Overseas in China - teacher training college in Jiangxi Province.
A class teacher from Reception to Year 6.
English and Art Subject Co-ordinator.
Rounders Coach and Referee for local school tournaments.
Literacy Consultant for a large Local Authority.
Assistant Head teacher in a primary school.
Freelance Literacy Consultant, supporting a London based literacy charity with their training programmes.
B.A (Hons) English and History (2:1 Hons). 1992. B.I.H.E.
P.G.C.E (Distinction) Secondary Education - English and History. 1994. Jordanhill College.
P.G.C.E (Merit) Consultancy and Leadership. 2007. I.O.E.
P.C.T.H.E (Merit) Teaching in Higher Education. 2016. Oxford Brookes University.