Assistant Head Teacher
St Thomas’ Primary School
Current phase and year group teaching in:
Current leadership responsibility:
SEND, Curriculum, KS1, NQTs and students, P.E
Area(s) of expertise:
Leadership of CPD, PE, ITT and NQT.
Background/experience of leadership in subject/area of expertise:
- NQT mentor 2004-present day including training mentors across a federation and other local schools
- Have been EYFS, KS1 and KS2 leader
- Assistant Head Teacher (2011-2016)
- SENDCo 2013-2016
- Curriculum lead (many roles within this and various subject leaders )
- PE subject leader
Research lead – work has been published in a journal and within a book – https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closing-the-gap-test-and-learn and Teacher-Led Research: Designing and implementing randomised controlled trials and other forms of experimental research by Richard Churches and Eleanor Dommet.
Personal ambition statement for SLE deployment:
To be able to cultivate a supportive and leading network to provide leaders, current and future NQTs and mentors with knowledge and support to empower them to reach their potential. I want to personally ensure that all NQTs and students receive a quality and meaningful induction package that meets their individual and unique needs.