Strategic Lead with responsibility for Special Educational Needs
National Leader of Education (NLE)
Headteacher, Bridgeview Special School, Whitehouse PRU, PRU for Medical Needs and Hospital Classroom.
Claire has been worked in primary education since 1995. She has been a class teacher, Deputy Head, Headteacher of a mainstream primary school before transferring to special needs.
Claire has worked for the local authority as an LLE and NLE. Claire was the Executive Head of The Whitehouse Pupil Referral Unit whilst working in Mainstream. Whitehouse achieved an Outstanding Ofsted grade in 2013. Bridgeview Special School achieved outstanding for its leadership in Summer 2014.
In September 2013 Claire became the Head of the PRU for Medical Needs and the Hospital Classroom.
Claire supports schools across the City as part of the Outreach Service. She delivers behaviour management training across a variety of settings and in different authorities. Claire is currently training to become an Ofsted Inspector.