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Val Cattrell B.Ed Hons NPQH

Current Workplace and Role


Tutor Bradford Birth to 19 SCITT.




Specialist Area of Training including age groups and curriculum area




25 Years’ of senior Leadership Experience in T&L at

KS2,KS3,KS5, across 5 different schools at Vice Principal

Deputy Headteacher level.

Including :

National Lead Trainer for Critical Skills Programme

delivering to 15 Secondary and 10 Primary schools

across Bradford. 2 Special Schools.

Trained in recruitment and selection of support and

teaching staff.

Responsible for ITT, Mentoring and coaching NQTs, staff

requiring improvement and staff developing their


Leadership link and support for Maths,Science,Creative

and Performing Arts and Design Technology. Previous Work for



Previous Work for BBt19 TSA


Trained tutor for Primary and Secondary Schools Direct



SLE / LLE Designation? Or other nationally recognised awards or designations




Recent Clients


Bradford Birth to 19. University Academy Keighley. Bradford Academy. Tong Secondary School.

Buttershaw Maths and Enterprise College.







25 years of leading and developing T&L. Including the

Leadership and development of T&L in a new secondary

school from Yr 7 through to Post 16.

National Lead Trainer and practitioner in the use of

Critical Skills Pedagogy.( Experiential and personalised


4 years SENCO experience

8 years Head of Art Design and Technology. 4 year head of Year Experience.

4 years School Teacher Governor