Personal Tutor, Foreign Languages Lead

Kate is a dedicated and enthusiastic practising teacher of foreign languages, with over twenty years experience of teaching French and Spanish in every phase from Early Years to postgraduate level.

Kate is the Languages Specialism Lead for the Primary Programme and is keen to raise the profile of language teaching and learning in the primary sector through exciting and innovative experiences for trainees and partnership schools.

Kate is continuing research into teacher education begun in her Master’s (Creative and Critical Practice). Her field of interest is developing awareness of reflective and innovative practices within ITT and how this can enhance the quality of training for all stakeholders.

Kate has led bespoke SCITT Subject Knowledge Enrichment courses for French and Spanish and leads the yearly SCITT trip to an outdoor education centre in France. A keen singer, music is always a feature in Kate’s sessions!