BA Classics PGCE English and Citizenship
15 years of teaching
Head of English
Since achieving qualified teacher status in 2006 in English & Citizenship, Victoria spent ten years teaching English and Classics at a local secondary school. During this role, Victoria progressed from a newly qualified teacher to hold senior roles as both Second Head of the English department, before she was made Head of English. Victoria has taught secondary children of all ages but she specialises in the Key Stage 3 and GCSE curriculum.
Victoria has a passion to learn more about the Ancient World and she studied Classical Literature & Civilisation at Birmingham University, graduating with second class honours. Also, Victoria dedicates time outside of her teaching and tutoring to write online blogs and she also volunteers for her local church, offering her talents as a musician regularly. Referees and testimonials note how Victoria is a “confident, intelligent teacher who is very thorough” and “a highly skilled teacher of English.”