The Deputy Headteacher with responsibility for Mathematics:
- MA in Specialist Primary Mathematics (Edgehill University)
- Accredited by the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Maths (NCETM) as a professional development lead
- Mastery Specialist (cohort 1 – NCETM Mastery Specialist Programme)
- Mastery Lead and Strategic Partner (Central Maths Hub)
With these quality marks, Ms Duncan trains teachers and maths subject leaders from other schools across the Midlands and beyond. For example, leading the NCETM PD Lead Programme, writing and delivering the Teacher Subject Specialist Training (TSST) for teachers, the TSST for Teaching Assistants, Mastery Development Days for the Central Maths Hub; leading sessions for the termly Subject Leaders Network meetings and whole day Subject Knowledge Enhancement on behalf of Services for Education; and Deeper Learning Days on behalf of DRB Ignite.