Name: Sinead Gaffney
School: Greystones Primary School, Tullibardine Road, Sheffield, S11 7GL
Locality: Locality F
Family of Schools: High Storrs Family of Schools
Role: Leads Reading and Pedagogy at Greystones Primary School.
Background: Year 2 teacher at Greystones Primary School | 15 years teaching experience across all primary age-groups | An outstanding class practitioner and member of SLT
Specialist Area(s): English | Continuing Professional Development | ITT and NQT Development
Additional Information: Experience developing professional learning cultures and reflective practices, though the introduction of Teacher Learning Communities and Lesson Study | Experience providing 1:1 and group support to teachers and students to improve classroom practices and children’s learning | Proven record of improving school reading and writing outcomes | Completing a doctorate at the University of Sheffield studying primary teachers’ literacy development | Taught Children’s Literature to B.Ed. undergraduates at Sheffield Hallam University.
Interesting Fact: Sinead is originally from Dublin.