Head of Education

The early part of my teaching career was spent delivering examination-based courses to young people within the 14-19 age range. In recent years I have been working as a Head of School at a successful Norfolk Academy, with leadership and management responsibility for a cross phase transition project that delivered a range of core national curriculum subjects in a personalised and integrated approach. It was this most recent experience and understanding of the true nature… Continue Reading

Principal (Avocet House)

I joined Specialist Education Services as a Deputy Care Manager in April 2005 when the company opened its first establishment, Avocet House. I was excited and inspired by the company’s vision and ‘no Continue Reading

Deputy Care Manager

I was previously employed as a Learning Support Assistant in a high school, supporting teenagers with learning and behavioural difficulties. I had always worked with younger children before this, having been a Deputy Continue Reading

Executive Principal SES

Following five successful and enjoyable years teaching in a residential special school in Norwich, I was thrilled to be given the opportunity of becoming the Head of Education at Avocet House in 2005. Continue Reading