About the Maths Leader

Claire Craddock – Maths Leader / Deputy Headteacher

The Deputy Headteacher with responsibility for Mathematics:

  • Assistant Maths Hub Lead for Central Maths Hub
  • MA in Specialist Primary Mathematics (Edgehill University)
  • NCETM Mastery Specialist (cohort 1 & England-China Exchange Programme 2016-2017)
  • National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Maths (NCETM) accredited professional development lead and programme facilitator
  • Specialist Leader in Education for Oaks Collegiate

With these quality marks, Ms Craddock trains teachers and maths subject leaders from other schools across the Midlands and beyond.  For example:

  • Teaching Mastery Lead for Central Maths Hub – supporting and coordinating the
    team of 13 Teaching for Mastery Specialists
  • Working as an active Teaching for Mastery Specialist – delivering TfM Readiness,
    Developing, Embedding and Sustaining workgroups
  • NCETM PD Lead Programme,
  • NCETM Specialist Knowledge for Teaching Maths for teachers and also Teaching
  • NCETM Year 5 to 8 workgroups,
  • Leading sessions for the termly Subject Leaders Network meetings and whole day
    Subject Knowledge Enhancement on behalf of Services for Education;
  • Deeper Learning Days on behalf of DRB Ignite
  • Supporting schools with bespoke teacher days and twilights (as far away as Jersey
    and Sussex)