Teach Portsmouth presents…
Each webinar will focus on a different theme and feature guest speakers who will share their experiences so you can learn more about what it's like to teach in Portsmouth.
Regardless of where you are in your career, teaching provides opportunities for those who want to progress. Join Teach Portsmouth for our upcoming webinar on career progression. From understanding your options to continuing professional development, learn about the opportunities available to you from two Portsmouth-based teachers.
Who is this webinar aimed at?
Teach Portsmouth presents… is a series of webinars designed to untangle the routes into teaching, enabling you to understand your options. All our webinars provide a great introduction to the profession, led by local experts who support young people in education. Attendees will also be able to ask questions in a live Q&A during the session.
What will I learn about?
Lloyd started his teaching career as a learning support assistant at Portchester School. He enjoyed helping young people, using his background in sports and coaching. He soon enrolled on a teacher training course and graduated. Shortly after this time, he joined the science department at Admiral Lord Nelson School and soon progressed from second in science to head of department.
Jemma began her teaching journey at the University of Chichester where she studied a post graduate certificate in education (PGCE). After graduating, she started at College Park in Portsmouth as a newly qualified teacher (NQT). Within 3 years of joining the school, Jemma became an early years foundation specialist (EYFS) leader.
Her trajectory soon saw her become leader in English at the school, progressing to assistant head teacher in a space of 4 years. Jemma has recently completed a masters in education leadership and management as well as becoming head teacher at Southsea Infants School.
Debbie has worked in education settings as both a head teacher and executive head teacher for over 20 years in Portsmouth.
As a national leader of education (NLE) she has also supported school leaders and their schools to move from Ofsted requires improvement to good judgements. She has delivered training and has developed staff as part of her role.
Debbie currently works at Portsmouth City Council as head of school improvement and early years, ensuring children and young people receive the best education possible.
Learn about career progression in teaching at our upcoming webinar. It is free to attend and is held on Zoom video conferencing. If you would like to attend, you must register in advance.