The Team

Sandi McKinnon

Qualifications

BA Hons - English Literature

Post Graduate Certificate Education - English

M.Ed in Special Education – Speech & Language

Certificate in the Education of Children with Autism - Part (I) & (II) 

Postgraduate Certificate Specialist Dyslexia Training - AMBDA qualified


Experience 

• Teacher of English & Drama

• Adult Education Tutor

• Specialist Speech & Language Teacher 

• Advisory Teacher for the LA

• Language Consultant (Excellence in Cities) 

• Head of Speech & Language  Service

• Strand Lead for the Communication & Interaction Service

• English exam marker across all phases

• Training Lead for Speech & Language

• Tutor and Assessor Level 3 Award

• Hello Hero and Communication Champion (Communication Trust) 

• Dyslexia Assessment & Support




Trudi Harries

Qualifications

BA Hons – Humanties and English Literature

Post Graduate Certificate Education – English & Drama

Post Graduate Diploma (LACIC – working with children with speech and language impairment)

Certificate in the Education of Children with Autism - Part (I) & (II)


Experience

• Teacher of English and Drama

• Post 16 teacher of Media

• Specialist Speech & Language Teacher

• Advisory Teacher for the LA

• Deputy Head of Speech & Language Service

Deputy Professional Lead for Speech and Language (Communication and Interaction Service)

• English exam marker across all phases

• Team Leader for SATs marking

• Training Lead for Speech & Language

• Tutor & Assessor Level 3 Award

• Communication Champion (Communication Trust)

• Experienced Home Tutor