Mrs Gaunt

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Mrs Gaunt

Deputy Headteacher – Quality of Education

Before becoming Deputy Headteacher in 2019, Mrs Gaunt held the position of Assistant Headteacher at Walton Priory. During her career, Mrs Gaunt has held other leadership positions including Head of English at a secondary school in Stoke-on-Trent, where she worked for 12 years, Senior Literacy Across the Curriculum Co-ordinator and Second in English and therefore has a wealth of experience in English and Literacy. Mrs Gaunt has also held a number of responsibilities in her teaching career which have been connected to enhancing and improving Teaching and Learning. In particular, she has led CPD training for teachers and trainee teachers in a number of schools across Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire, most recently facilitating on NPQ and ECT qualifications for Best Practice Network. Mrs. Gaunt thoroughly enjoys working with others to support them to be the best that they can be. She has recently completed her Level 4 multi-agency safeguarding training and is currently studying to gain an NPQH.

On a more personal note, Mrs Gaunt has three children and, in her spare time, she enjoys reading, visiting the theatre and cooking. Coming from a farming background (she grew up locally in Ellenhall) Mrs Gaunt also enjoys spending time outdoors.