Name: Mrs Delia Evans
School: St John Fisher Primary – A Voluntary Catholic Academy, Springwater Ave, Sheffield, S12 4HJ
Locality: Locality D
Family of Schools: Birley Family of Schools
Role: Deputy head teacher and leadership responsibility for maths.
Background: Deputy Headteacher and KS2 teacher at St John Fisher for 2 years | Awarded Advanced Skills Teacher status in 2010 | Previously Assistant Headteacher and Year 6 teacher in a challenging, inner-city school in Bristol.
Specialist Area(s): Maths | Teaching and Learning | Curriculum leadership
Additional Information: Planned and delivered Bristol LA’s programme of support for primary NQTs and led maths training for trainee teachers | Experience of supporting a number of teachers to improve their classroom practice | Introduced and set up Lesson Study as a means for professional development in a number of schools | Outstanding teacher and subject leader.
Interesting Fact: As part of her degree, Delia trained robins to weigh themselves in response to a whistle.