Did you always know that you wanted to become a teacher?
What’s the most rewarding thing about being a teacher?
Having an influence on peoples’ future! Seeing the outcomes of the positive impact you’ve had on someone’s life or multiple lives.
What’s the most challenging thing about being a teacher?
Finding a balance and being able to switch off
Could you guess how many students you have taught?
What’s your favourite subject to teach?
What makes a good teacher?
• Patience and approachableness
• Enthusiasm and creativity
• Kind, caring and nurturing nature
• Aspirational and encouraging
• Strong communication and listening skills
• Strong subject knowledge
• Determination and perseverance
Who was your favourite teacher when you were at school and why?
Did you enjoy school?
Whilst you have undoubtedly inspired many children, who inspires you?
Other educational professionals
For any young people reading this, why should they consider a career in teaching?
To make a difference.
When you’re not teaching, what do you do to relax?
Walking/ hiking outdoor
Do you have any hobbies?
Why is Wallsend ‘special’ to you?
It has a real sense of community.
Really well done, vote now and your teacher could win next month.