Slated Row School
Veronica is the Deputy Head at Slated Row School with responsibility for the day- to-day running of this large special school for pupils with moderate and complex learning difficulties. She was initially Head of English in a large upper school but moved into special education about twenty years ago. She has been at Slated Row School as a Senior Leader for eight years, contributing to two outstanding Ofsteds when she had responsibility for Teaching and Learning.
Veronica specialises in promoting teaching skills so that practitioners feel confident to develop their teaching style to become outstanding. She also specialises in providing schools with a curriculum content that ensures children have the maximum opportunity to achieve their potential, whatever their attainment levels. She has vast experience in developing leadership skills in newly appointed senior and middle leaders, through coaching and mentoring. Veronica consults on developing the potential and opportunities to learn for vulnerable or disaffected groups of children. She has worked with local schools in a consultancy capacity to raise standards in both the learning and the behaviour of pupils.