Lauren McCarthy – Primary, Literacy - Teacher, Stanley Grove Primary and Nursery School

Lauren qualified to teach through the PGCE programme at Bradford College in 2001 and has taught in several schools, ranging from a private primary school, an inner city school and now a rapidly expanding primary school. Lauren completed the Leading from the Middle and Leadership Pathways courses and this has led her to be more confident in leading teams through school.

She has a keen interest in Literacy and Drama skills, both personally and professionally and has completed training with Integrate Education through the Chrysalis project.

During the last few years, Lauren has organised and managed a phonics group across Key Stage 1 and 2 completing assessments and supporting colleagues.