During her teaching career to date, Philippa has taught across Key Stage 2 as well as having Phase Leader and Assistant Head responsibility for Assessment. She has many years of experience of mentoring NQTs as well as trainees from a number of teacher training routes.
Philippa is currently Deputy Headteacher with responsibility for whole school assessment, teaching and learning at a multicultural Birmingham Primary School. She leads the whole school drive to close the gap for pupil premium children, as well as leading on provision for the most able and educational visits. She is also working with the Headteacher to develop partnership working plans for the school, for peer to peer reviews, moderation and sharing of good practice.
Philippa's area of specialism as an SLE is teaching and learning.