Senior Lecturer in Primary Education
tel: 01905 855504
Karen joined the Institute of Education at the University of Worcester in 2014, as a Senior Lecturer in Education. As Year 1 Cohort Lead for the Primary Initial Teacher Education (PITE) course, Karen manages and organises the transition into university for Year 1 students. She is also part of the Primary Partnership Team, this role includes supporting trainee teachers, class teachers/mentors and the School Experience Tutors from the university.
Karen teaches Religious Education on the Undergraduate PITE course and the Primary PGCE course. Religion Education is a key focus of Karen's current research interests, she also offers Religious Education CPD opportunities to schools.
Karen is an experienced primary school teacher. Prior to her role at the University of Worcester, Karen taught for 14 years in Northamptonshire and Worcestershire being responsible for the coordination of science and RE.