Bridget is a qualified teacher, having done a PGCE specializing in Primary Education at the Institute of Education. She has worked for 5 years in London state primary schools, and has experience of students with a wide range of achievement, including very gifted children, and children requiring support for SEN, EAL and Speech and Language. She is a very compassionate teacher who looks for the positive in every learning encounter. She uses coaching techniques to help build self-esteem in children, supporting them to assess their own learning and make the changes needed to achieve outstanding results. She enjoys creating bespoke lessons, setting targets based on unlocking barriers to learning, which help to realize positive outcomes.
She is a specialist in teaching early reading, science and maths, and is a strong advocate of using structured play, real life examples and physical resources to enable children to grasp concepts they struggle with. In her spare time, Bridget enjoys swimming, singing with a community choir, and participating in a regular Improv group.