English Teacher/Child Protection Officer
Earning a degree in English and Sports Science at Oxford Brookes, Jessica decided it was back to the classroom. After completing a two year training program with Teach First, working in complex urban secondary schools, Jessica went on to work for an academy in Hackney that placed an innovative approach to teaching at the heart of everything it did. Moving into A level and supporting students with getting into Oxbridge, Jessica the helped lead a sixth form within an Essex secondary school to establish outstanding A level results and further support students with their ambitions in Higher Education.
With well over a decade teaching students from all backgrounds; achieving consistently outstanding results, Jessica is now developing wellbeing projects, transition structures and PSHE at DHZH based on PLC research conducted last year.
Jessica also is part of the coaching team for both students and staff within school and is leading the WSC teams this year in their trip to Yale.
Jessica also helps lead the safeguarding team within DHZH and is the Child Protection Officer.