Maths Lecturer, Sixth Form Centre
Length of time worked at New College Durham: 1 year
Describe your academic experience:
I studied Maths, Further Maths, Physics, French and German at A-Level and achieved 5 A grades. I went on to study Maths with Modern Languages at University College London and achieved a First Class BSc (Hons). I also studied Secondary Mathematics PGCE and achieved a Distinction in all assignments.
What industry experience do you have?
I worked as an accountant for KPMG.
Describe your role at New College Durham:
I am Maths Lecturer for A-Level Maths and Further Maths and GCSE mathematics.
Why did you decide to teach at the Sixth Form Centre at New College Durham?
I enjoy teaching post-16 and enjoy the variety and breadth of teaching in a college.
What is the best part of your job?
Great students and a diverse working role.
What has been your best moment at New College Durham?
Our maths trip to London with some A-Level mathematicians. It was a great day with a genuinely hilarious maths comedian (unlikely though it sounds).
What inspires you?
Good students and sunny weather!
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