Current role & relevant experience
Independent Consultant and Trainer for EAL and Academic Literacy
Catharine is an independent consultant and trainer for English as an Additional Language and Academic Literacy. She has wide experience of working in multilingual schools and local authorities across the UK. She was Head of EAL in a London Secondary school for six years and has been a school improvement consultant and MA course tutor.
Catharine’s professional interests include planning provision for EAL learners and the leadership and management of EAL. She also has expertise in analysis of data to raise achievement of EAL students at whole school level.
Catharine recently worked as senior adviser for the British Council EAL Nexus project is now Secondary school’s adviser at the National Literacy Trust. She also works in association with the EAL Academy and Hounslow Language Service. Catharine is an executive member of NALDIC.
Geographical area of work
Anywhere in the UK.