Over her teaching career to date, Julie has taught in inner-city schools in Coventry and Birmingham, across all phases and key stages. She has extensive experience in both the EYFS and Key Stage 1. Julie has held many curriculum management responsibilities including maths, science and PE co-ordinator, NQT mentor and is currently Assistant Headteacher at an outstanding Primary School.
Julie's areas of specialism as an SLE are the teaching of phonics and all area of the EYFS. She has supported leaders in a range of schools to review and further develop EYFS provision and has led training for teachers and trainee teachers on the teaching of phonics.