Can you introduce yourself and tell us what you do at our school?
Hiya, I'm Mrs Duffy and I teach year 6 children in Tigers Class. I am very excited to be looking after Mathematics at our school for the second year. I have been lucky enough to show many visitors all of the fantastic teaching that is happening across school.
What did you study at University?
I studied Psychology and Criminology BA (Hons) at Lincoln University initially, then later went onto Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford to complete my PGCE and gain QTS (Qualified Teacher Status).
What were your favourite subjects at school?
I loved Maths. I also enjoyed Design Technology, Art and Science.
What did you do before you were a teacher?
Whilst living in Lincoln, I worked as a Business Development Executive (sales trainer) for an insurance company. My first ever job was at Sainsburys when I was 15 years old, seems like forever ago now.
What do you like to do out of school?
I enjoy going to the gym; going to the cinema; spending time walking my dog (Gunner, an active 10 year old chocolate labrador); as well as, shopping and strolling around Cambridge at the weekends.
What's your favourite meal?
I love all food! But if I have to choose it would be either Sagg (spinach curry) made by my dad or tofu Thai red curry. I am also in the LOVE marmite club!
Is there anything you really don't like?
Fennel, liquorice and poor service.
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