Assistant SCITT Director, English Specialism Lead, NQT Lead

Debbie has worked in local schools for the majority of her career and has experience of both the primary and secondary phases. Most recently she was the Head of a teaching school working closely with the SCITT partnership. This role involved the development of collaborative support programmes within local schools and the support of newly qualified teachers across the city. Debbie’s  most recent role was as Head in a city school.

Throughout her career Debbie has specialised in the study of English and has been both an LA advisor and a Lead English teacher within the city. She is a lead advocate for the Chartered College of Teaching and a Specialist Leader of Education.

Debbie also works for Ofsted as a team inspector which is both an exciting and challenging role.