Qualifications & Training

I had the absolute privilege of engaging in discussions with Julia Samuel, MBE, about the themes of grief and trauma. It began with my responses to Julia's social media posts, which swiftly evolved into deeper conversations over Skype. Before I knew it, I found myself proffing her upcoming book and providing feedback, which had yet to be released.

When the book finally made its release, I was pleasantly surprised to discover that I had been acknowledged in the acknowledgments section. Being recognised by someone of Julia's stature and influence in this field was an immensely proud moment for me.


I've been fortunate enough to have worked in schools for over 10 years now, from public to private, in the UK and internationally. I have thoroughly enjoyed my career to date. My responsibilities have been somewhat varied between posts, but I always carry a leadership role. I am currently head of year 11 and an English teacher.

My teaching roles have developed over the years as I have found what I feel most passionate about. I started teaching dance as a natural progression from my early training, moving to physical education, and, after a spell in the Middle East, moving into English.

Typical duties include (but are not limited to): 


I am forever grateful for the time I spent performing and touring.
Exhibiting your work teaches you many lessons and transferable skills, such as;