Personal profile


    My career in education began as a class teacher for eighteen years specifically teaching the 3 - 7 age range. My positions of responsibility included geography and mathematics subject lead, being part of the senior leadership team, a local authority key stage one moderator and a Specialist Leader in Education (SLE). 

    I am currently a lecturer in Initial Teacher Education as a member of the Primary Early Years Department working on both the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

    I have recently completed a Post Graduate Certificate in the Teaching of Higher Education to become a member of the FHEA and I am currently completing a Masters in Educational Practice in Mathematics. 


    My current teaching role involves teaching on the BA (hons) Primary Early Years with QTS undergraduates and the  Primary Early Years Post Graduate QTS courses.

    My responsibilities include module lead, placement lead and subject lead. 

    Research interests

    My current research interests include early years mathematical pedagogy and primary science. 

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 4 - Quality Education

    Education/Academic qualification

    Higher Education, PGCert, Post Graduate Certificate in the Teaching of Higher Education, Edge Hill University

    Jan 2021Jul 2022

    Award Date: 1 Nov 2022

    PG MaST, PGCert, Post Graduate Certificate in Specialist Primary Mathematics, Faculty of Education

    2012Apr 2014

    Award Date: 9 Apr 2014

    Primary Education , PGCert, Primary Teaching QTS, Faculty of Education

    Sept 2001Jun 2002

    Award Date: 25 Jun 2002

    Geography, BA, University of Liverpool

    Sept 1998Jul 2001

    Award Date: 5 Jul 2001


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