Programme Manager, Basingstoke Alliance SCITT and Assistance Headteacher,
Dove Academy Trust
Nicky Hepworth has over twenty five years experience in education working in and with primary and secondary schools across the country. Teacher education has been central to her work where she has taught and led on undergraduate and postgraduate ITT programmes. Nicky is now the Basingstoke Alliance SCITT Programme Manager and Assistant Head teacher at Dove House School Academy, an outstanding school for pupils with moderate learning difficulties. Nicky has led the development of a collaborative model of ITT and continuing professional development through high-quality mentoring and coaching. This is supporting development and retention of teachers within the local area.