Personal profile


    Ruth is currently a lecturer for the Postgraduate Certificate in SpLD (Dyslexia). This role includes teaching on the courses and helping to develop modules. Ruth was previously an associate tutor on both this course and the National Award for SEN Co-ordination. Ruth started her career as a secondary school teacher. She became a specialist dyslexia and dyscalculia teacher and worked in secondary schools teaching learners with literacy and maths difficulties. Alongside her role at EHU, Ruth provides advice to schools on inclusion of learners with SEND. She also assesses for access arrangements and delivers diagnostic assessments.

    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

    Dyslexia, PGCert, PGCert Specific Learning Difficulties (dyslexia) AMBDA & ATS, Edge Hill University

    1 Sept 20111 May 2012

    Award Date: 31 May 2012

    Other positions

    Associate Tutor , Edge Hill University

    1 Sept 20131 Nov 2018