Michelle Pitt

Cumberland School

Email: michellepitt@cumberland.org.uk

Phone: 0207 474 0231

Key areas of expertise:

My area of expertise is Secondary English. I have been Head of Department for 6 years now, and I lead a large and successful team in an urban comprehensive. Coupled with this, I am responsible for whole-school Literacy and have been involved in developing strategies to improve reading, writing and speaking & listening throughout the school community. I have also been involved in planning and delivering whole-school CPD.

Key strengths:

My strengths include:

  • data analysis and using this information to target groups of learners to ensure that they make progress.
  • excellent listener,
  • skilled mentor and a supportive leader
  • experience of the strategies needed to develop a successful department and to raise attainment at both KS3 and KS4.