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Emma Cornish

Position:  Deputy Headteacher

Location:  Manor Infant School and Nursery

Experience in leading improvements in learning and teaching

  • Coaching, mentoring and supporting teaching staff, as well as middle and senior leaders
  • Leading PDMs, workshops, INSET for staff at all levels
  • Encouraging higher order thinking, and skills in S&L, through effective questioning
  • Implementing and embedding Building Learning Power and Growth Mindset
  • Organising/planning and delivering CPD to staff at all levels
  • Appraisals of teaching and support staff
  • Implementing Objective Led Planning into Early Years
  • Encouraging and developing parent engagement
  • Leading Year 2
  • Leading Early Years
  • SCITT and NQT mentor

Specific SLE area of expertise

  • Teaching and Learning (CPD)
  • Discipline and Behaviour for learning
  • Coaching

Other areas of expertise

  • Data analysis and assessment
  • Early Years
  • Whole school implementation of new strategies
  • Effective questioning
  • Closing the gap
  • Parent engagement